Renders of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy A42 5G have surfaced on the web revealing an Infinity-U notch and a quad-rear camera setup. The smartphone will reportedly feature Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G under-the-hood. The Galaxy A42 is expected to be the cheapest 5G device to date in Samsung’s portfolio. Now, high quality renders of the Samsung Galaxy A42 have surfaced on the web confirming the punch-hole display and a quad-rear camera setup once again.
Samsung Galaxy A42 Price and Availability
The Samsung Galaxy A42 5G comes with three colorways White, Black, Gray. Samsung is expected to start selling the Galaxy A42 5G by November this year. The handset will be available in black, white, and gray colors. It’s going to cost 369 euros in Europe.
Samsung Galaxy A42 Specifications
The upcoming Samsung Galaxy A42 5G will feature a large 6.6-inch AMOLED display with a waterdrop notch that houses the front selfie camera. It should be an FHD+ panel similar to other mid-range Galaxy smartphones. The Samsung Galaxy A42 5G is expected to sport an in-display fingerprint sensor as it is nowhere visible in the images.
The Galaxy A42 5G was reportedly spotted on the Geekbench database last month, potentially revealing some specs of the device. It’s possible that the handset will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G processor which integrated with 5G, quipped with Adreno 619 GPU, which further paired with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. Samsung will confirm its full specs closer to launch.
The Galaxy A42 5G features a quad-camera setup at the back that includes a 48-megapixel primary, 8-megapixel ultra-wide, 5-megapixel macro, and 5-megapixel depth sensor. A 20-megapixel selfie camera is also present. Many of Samsung’s camera modes will likely be present, including but not limited to Pro Mode, Live Focus, Food Mode, Panorama, and HDR. There may also be support for slow motion, super slow motion, and hyper-lapse videos.
For power on the device feature a 5,000mAh battery. Support for 5G will obviously be the biggest draw. The battery is certainly big enough to handle the additional power draw that the next-gen network standard demands. It should also provide decent longevity should 5G be shunned in favor of LTE.
The Galaxy A42 5G will most definitely come with Android 10 out of the box in addition to One UI 2.5. This means that some of Samsung’s new features like Quick Share and Music Share will be present on the device.