After a series of mobiles launch events happened in April 2021, today we again witnessed another by Samsung expanding its M series with the launch of the Samsung Galaxy M42 5G. It is the cheapest 5G phone in the Samsung portfolio. The company is marketing this device as the fastest monster with Snapdragon 750G chipset as the main highlight. Now let us quickly take a look at the specifications.
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Samsung Galaxy M42 5G Specifications:-
The device features a 6.6-inch HD+ SUPER AMOLED panel with a 20:9 aspect ratio with a standard 60Hz refresh rate. The device comes with a polycarbonate back with geometrical lines design at the back and weighs about 193g which is decent at a glance. The display comes with a waterdrop-style notch which houses a 20MP front selfie shooter.
The biggest highlight of Galaxy M42 is 5G support which possible due to the usage of Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G Soc. This is an 8nm chip with an octa-core CPU and Adreno 690 GPU which will simply handle all your basic tasks as well as high graphic games .the base variant comes with 6GB RAM and 128GB ROM.
The device features a quad-camera setup at the back with a main 48MP sensor with f/1.8 aperture, an 8MP (f/2.2) ultrawide camera with 123° field of view, and two 5MP macro and depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. in the video department, the device can shoot up to 4k@30fps from the main sensor.
The device packs a large 5000 mAh battery juiced up by a 15-watt charger that comes in the box. The phone runs on the Android 11 operating system with ONE UI 3.1 custom skin.
Other main feature includes an in-display fingerprint sensor,3.5mm headphone jack, Samsung pay paired with a defense-grade Knox security system out of the box
Pricing And Availability:-
The Samsung Galaxy M42 5G will be available in two color variants – the Prism Dot Black and Prism Dot Gray. The pricing goes as follows
- Rs. 21,999 for 6GB+128GB variant
- Rs. 23,999 for 8GB+128GB variant.
You can get an additional discount of Rs. 2,000 using HDFC credit cards. The sale is starting on May 1st through Amazon India and Samsung’s online store.