Samsung Galaxy A42 5G Specifications, Price, and Release Date

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G Summary

On September 2, 2020, the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G smartphone was unveiled. The phone features a 6.60-inch touchscreen display. The Samsung Galaxy A42 5G is powered by a 1.7GHz octa-core processor with two cores clocked at 2.2GHz and six cores clocked at 1.8GHz. It comes with 4GB of RAM. On the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G, a 5000mAh battery drives the Android 10 operating system. The Samsung Galaxy A42 5G has distinctive quick charging capabilities.On the rear, there are four cameras: a 48-megapixel (f/1.8) primary camera, an 8-megapixel (f/2.2), a 5-megapixel (f/2.4), and a 5-megapixel (f/2.4). The setup of the back camera includes autofocus. For selfies, it includes a 20-megapixel front-facing camera with an f/2.2 aperture.

The Samsung Galaxy A42 5G includes 128GB of internal storage that can be expanded with a microSD card, One UI, and runs Android 10. (Maximum storage capacity: 1000GB). The Samsung Galaxy A42 5G is a dual-SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM cards. The Samsung Galaxy A42 5G weighs 190.00 grams and measures 164.40 x 75.90 x 8.60mm in size. At the debut, the hues available were Prism Dot Black, Prism Dot Gray, and Prism Dot White. Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth v5.0, USB Type-C, 3G, and 4G connectivity are available on the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G.The phone is equipped with a compass/magnetometer, gyroscope, accelerometer, ambient light sensor, in-display fingerprint sensor, and proximity and ambient light sensors.

Full Specifications

Brand Samsung
Model Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
Release date 2020, November 11
Launched in everywhere
Form factor bar
Body Material The frame and the back are made of plastic,front glass.
Dimensions 164.4 x 75.9 x 8.6 mm (6.47 x 2.99 x 0.34 in)
Thickness 8.6mm
Weight 193g
IP rating IP68
Battery Li-Po
Battery capacity 5000mAh
Stand by time up to 15 days
Removable battery non-removable
Fast charging Yes
Wireless charging N/A
Colours Prism Dot Black, Prism Dot Gray, Prism Dot White
In box items adaptor,pin,cable.
Display Super AMOLED
Screen size 6.6 inches, 105.2 cm2 (~84.3% screen-to-body ratio)
Touchscreen yes
Resolution 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio
Pixels per inch (PPI) 266 ppi density
ChipSet Qualcomm SM7225 Snapdragon 750 5G (8 nm)
CPU Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Kryo 570 & 6x1.8 GHz Kryo 570)
GPU Adreno 619
Processor Qualcomm SM7225
Processor core Octa-core
RAM 4/6/8 GB
Internal storage 128GB
Expandable storage Up to 1TB
Loudspeaker yes
Earphone jack 3.5mm jack
OTG compatible yes
Rear camera setup Quad
Rear camera

48 MP, f/1.8, (wide), 1/2.0", 0.8µm, PDAF

8 MP, f/2.2, 123˚ (ultrawide)

5 MP, f/2.4, (macro)

5 MP, f/2.4, (depth)

Rear camera features LED flash, panorama, HDR
Rear camera video 1080p@30fps
Front camera setup Single
Front camera 20 MP, f/2.2, (wide)
Front camera features HDR
Front camera video 1080p@30fps
Operating system Android 10, upgradable to Android 12, One UI 4
Wi-Fi yes
Wi-Fi Hotspot yes
Wi-Fi standards supported Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
NFC yes
Sim slots Dual SIM
Sim1 Type Nano-SIM
Sim1 network supports 5G supported by a device (network not rolled-out in India), 4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G
Sim2 Type Nano-SIM
Sim2 network supports 5G supported by a device (network not rolled-out in India), 4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G
SAR 1.15 W/kg (head) 1.33 W/kg (body)
Radio FM radio
Fingerprint sensor yes
Face unlock yes
Compass/ Magnetometer yes
Proximity sensor yes
Accelerometer yes
Ambient light sensor yes
Gyroscope yes
Barometer N/A

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