Samsung Galaxy M42 5G smartphone has been launched in the Indian. The phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G SoC and it has a quad rear camera setup with 48MP main camera. The Samsung Galaxy M42 5G comes with a Super AMOLED waterdrop-style notch display and packs a 5,000mAh battery.
Samsung Galaxy M42 5G price in India, sale
The Samsung Galaxy M42 5G is price in India starts at Rs 21,999 for the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant and Rs 23,999 for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. The Galaxy M42 5G will be available in Prism Dot Black and Prism Dot Gray colours.
It will go on sale from May 1 via Amazon.in, Samsung.com, and selected retail stores. The phone will be up for purchase at an introductory price of Rs 19,999 for the 6GB + 128GB model and Rs 21,999 for the 8GB + 128GB model in May.
Samsung Galaxy M42 5G specifications
|Specifications||Samsung Galaxy M42 5G|
|Display||6.6 inches, HD+, Super AMOLED|
266ppi pixel density
84.3% screen-to-body ratio
|Software||Android 11, One UI 3.1|
|RAM/ROM||6GB + 128GB, 8GB + 128GB|
|SoC||Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G|
|Front camera||20 MP, f/2.2|
|Rear camera||48 MP, f/1.8, (wide)|
8 MP, f/2.2, 123˚ (ultrawide)
5 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
5 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
|Charging||15W fast charging|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|SAR value||0.69 W/kg (head)|
|Connectivity||5G, 4G LTE, Dual-band Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi 802.11, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C port, 3.5mm headphone jack|
The Samsung Galaxy M42 5G runs on Android 11 with One UI 3.1 on top. It features a 6.6-inch HD+ (720 x 1600 pixels) Super AMOLED display with Infinity-U notch, 266ppi pixel density, and 84.3% screen-to-body ratio.
Under the hood, is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G SoC with Andreno 619 GPU, along with up to 8GB of RAM and 128GB UFS 2.1 storage. The storage is expandable (up to 1TB) using a microSD card slot.
As for optics, the Galaxy M42 5G carries a quad rear camera setup which houses a 48MP GM2 primary camera with f/1.8 aperture, an 8MP ultra-wide camera with f/2.2 aperture, a 5MP macro sensor with f/2.4 aperture, and a 5MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. Up front, the phone has a 20MP selfie camera with an f/2.2 aperture. Camera features of Galaxy M42 5G Include Single Take, Night Mode, Super-Slow motion, Scene Optimiser, and more.
Samsung Galaxy M42 5G is backed by a 5,000mAh battery that supports 15W fast charging. The phone is claimed to deliver 36 hours of talk time, 22 hours of Internet browsing and 34 hours of video play on a single charge. It also comes with Knox security and Samsung Pay. Besides, the phone measures 164.4 x 75.9 x 8.6 mm and weighs 190 grams.