Samsung Galaxy A42Samsung Galaxy A42

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Samsung Galaxy A42
  • Operating system

    Android 10.0

  • Screen size

    6.6 in

  • Processor frequency

    2.2 GHz

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Key points

Internal storage

128 GB

RAM (Version 128GB / 6GB RAM, Single SIM)

6144 MB

Processor frequency

2.2 GHz

Screen size

6.6 in

Photo resolution

48 MP

Video resolution

1080 p

Photo resolution (Front camera)

20 MP

Capacity

5000 mAh

Barometer

Yes

Weak points

Weight

193 oz

SAR

1.154 W/kg

Radio

No

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Samsung Galaxy A42 5G is one very odd smartphone. It was touted as the cheapest 5G phone and teased for weeks before its complete specs were finally...

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Technical specifications

The Samsung Galaxy A42 has several versions, you will find the features of the 128GB / 4GB RAM, Single SIM version then on the (128GB / 4GB RAM, Dual SIM, 128GB / 6GB RAM, Single SIM, 128GB / 6GB RAM, Dual SIM, 128GB / 8GB RAM, Single SIM, 128GB / 8GB RAM, Dual SIM) alternative versions, only with features that are differents form the principal sheet.

General
Operating system Android 10.0
Available Yes
Released (US) November 2020
Original price (US) 299.26 $
Released (FR) November 2020
Street price (EUR) 375 €
Design Candybar
Color
White
Grey
Black
SAR 1.154 W/kg
Rugged No
Display
Screen type Super AMOLED
Resolution 1600x720 pixels
Screen size 6.6 in
Touchscreen Yes
Touchscreen type Capacitive
Multitouch Yes
Colors 16 777 216
3D No
PPI 266
Network
GSM Yes
GSM frequencies 850
900
1800
1900
GPRS Yes
EDGE Yes
UMTS Yes
UMTS Frequencies 850
900
1700/2100
1900
2100
HSPA Yes
HSPA+ Yes
Maximum theoretical bandwith 42 Mbit/s
CDMA No
4G LTE Yes
LTE Frequencies 700
800
850
900
1800
1900
2100

2600
5G Yes
WiMAX No
Digital Camera / Video
Back camera Yes
3D No
Photo resolution 48 MP
Video resolution 1080 p
Flash Yes
Flash type LED
Features High Dynamic Range Mode (HDR)
Panorama
Front camera Yes
Photo resolution 20 MP
Front Flash No
Sensor
Accelerometer Yes
Gyroscope Yes
Proximity sensor Yes
Compass Yes
Barometer Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes
Fingerprint Yes
Size and weight
75.9 in
8.6 in
164.4 in
193 oz
Samsung Galaxy A42
Height 164.4 in
Width 75.9 in
Thickness 8.6 in
Weight 193 oz
Hardware
CPU Qualcomm Snapdragon 750 SM7225
Processor frequency 2.2 GHz
Core number Octo Core
RAM 4096 MB
Internal storage 128 GB
Removable storage Yes
Memory card microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
Connectivity
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi Standard 802.11a
802.11ac
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi hotspot Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth version 5.0
Profiles Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP)
Low Energy (LE)
GPS Yes
GPS type A-GPS
USB Yes
USB version 2.0
USB connector type Type-C
USB features USB charging
Mass storage device
Audio Yes
Headset jack 3.5mm
HDMI No
DLNA No
NFC Yes
Dual SIM No
eSIM No
Infrared No
Multimedia
Music player Yes
Video player Yes
Radio No
FM Transmitter No
Battery
Battery type Lithium-Polymer
Capacity 5000 mAh
Qi wireless charging No
Quick Charge Yes
Connectivity
Dual SIM Yes
Hardware
RAM 6144 MB
Hardware
RAM 6144 MB
Connectivity
Dual SIM Yes
Hardware
RAM 8192 MB
Hardware
RAM 8192 MB
Connectivity
Dual SIM Yes



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