Back in September, Samsung Semi-Unveiled its cheapest 5G phone yet, the Galaxy A42 5G with a 6.6 inch AMOLED display. Thankfully, the company has officially unveiled additional information regarding the smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy A42 Specifications
The upcoming Samsung Galaxy A42 5G will feature a large 6.6-inch Super AMOLED HD+display with an Infinity-U display that houses the front selfie camera. The Samsung Galaxy A42 5G is 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 Octa-Core (2.2GHz Dual + 1.8GHz Hexa Kryo 570 CPUs) Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G 8nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 619 GPU processor which integrated with 5G, quipped with Adreno 619 GPU, which further paired with 4GB | 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage, you can expand the storage capacity through microSD card.
The Galaxy A42 5G features a quad-camera setup at the back that includes a 48MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture LED flash, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera with f/2.2 aperture, a 5MP depth sensor, and a 5MP macro sensor with f/2.4 aperture.
A 20MP front camera with f/2.2 aperture 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 typical battery which supports up to 15W Adaptive Fast Charging. 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.
Connectivity features have 5G SA/NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C port for charging, and data transfer.
With the support of Dual SIM the device boots with OneUI 2.1 based on Android 10.
Samsung Galaxy A42 Price and Availability
The Samsung Galaxy A42 5G comes in Prism Dot Black, Prism Dot White, and Prism Dot Gray colors, is priced at 369 Euros (US$ 437 / Rs. 32,014 approx.) and will go on sale in the European market starting from November.