Samsung Galaxy A42 5G has a 6.6-inch touchscreen display. A 2.2GHz Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 750 5G processor runs Samsung Galaxy A42 5G. Samsung Galaxy A42 5G has a 4GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage expandable to 1TB using a microSD card. Samsung Galaxy A42 5G has a 48MP + 8MP + 5MP + 5MP Quad Rear Camera and a 20MP Front camera for selfies. Samsung Galaxy A42 5G runs Android 10 and has a 5000 mAh Battery.
Samsung Galaxy A42 comes with a 6.6″ inch Super AMOLED display. With the Super AMOLED display, you have one of the best displays in the market. What makes AMOLED displays the best is that you get deep blacks and bright whites which makes colors appear sharp, clear, and crisp which is great for content viewing. And with it having a punch hole instead of a notch, you get an uninterrupted immersive cinematic view.
Samsung Galaxy A42 comes with a 2.2GHz Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 750 5G processor. It because of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 750 5G chipset that we have an affordable 5G smartphone. Compared to other 5G smartphones like OnePlus 8T which uses the expensive Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset, the Samsung Galaxy A42 chipset enables us to have a cheap 5G smartphone that is still powerful with no drop in performance. With 5G connectivity, we get better streaming speeds, improved gaming, and fast download and sharing speeds.
48MP Quad camera.
Nowadays, almost every smartphone has multiple cameras. Gone are the days of smartphones with single cameras as the camera has become the selling feature of most smartphones. With multiple cameras, you get to take different types of photos using one device. That is why Samsung Galaxy A42 comes with a 48MP (wide) + 8MP (ultrawide) + 5MP (macro) + 5MP (depth) quad-camera system at the back.
With the 48MP main camera, you get to take ultra-clear detailed photos. This is because, with a large lens, you get more pixels which enhances the image quality. This means you get clear, bright, and crisp photos that are breathtaking.
If you have ever tried to take a group photo using a normal camera, you may realize how difficult it is. You will have to squeeze people and move back to be able to capture everyone. With an ultrawide camera, you have a wider view that lets you take wider-frame photos easily.
The macro camera is for taking close-ups. The camera lets you move it close to the subject so that you can detail close-ups without blurring the image.
The depth camera lets you take beautiful portraits. The camera blurs the background around the subject for a beautiful bokeh effect which allows you to take good portraits.
Large Front Camera.
Samsung Galaxy A42 comes with a large 20MP front camera. The camera takes clear, bright, and detailed selfies. The camera also lets you take stunning portrait photos.
Samsung Galaxy A42 being a 5G smartphone means it consumes a lot of power. That’s why Samsung Galaxy A42 5G comes with a large 5000mAh battery. The battery lasts the whole day on a single charge. And when you run out of power, Samsung Galaxy A42 comes with 15W Fast Charging takes your battery from 0-100% quickly.
Samsung Galaxy A42 5G Features.
- 6.6″ inch Super AMOLED
- Resolution: 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~399 ppi density)
- Dimensions: 164.4 x 75.9 x 8.6 mm (6.47 x 2.99 x 0.34 in)
- Weight: 190 g (6.70 oz)
- Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Operating system: Android 10, One UI 2.5
- Chipset: Qualcomm SM7225 Snapdragon 750 5G (8 nm)
- CPU: Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Kryo 570 & 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 570)
- GPU: Adreno 619
- 4GB RAM
- 128GB ROM
- microSD up to 1TB (dedicated slot)
- Rear camera Quad: 48 MP, f/1.8, (wide), 1/2.0″, 0.8µm, PDAF + 8 MP, f/2.2, (ultrawide) + 5 MP, f/2.4, (macro) + 5 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
- Camera features: LED flash, panorama, HDR
- Front camera: 20 MP, f/2.2, (wide); HDR, 1080p@30fps
- Video 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps, gyro-EIS
- 3.5mm Jack
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
- GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
- USB 2.0, Type-C
- Sensors: Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
- Non-removable Li-Po 5000 mAh battery
- Fast charging 15W