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Samsung Galaxy A42 5G

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
₱19,990.00
Brand: Samsung
Category: Smartphones
  • Chipset Qualcomm SM7225 Snapdragon 750 5G (8 nm)
  • OS Android 10, upgradable to Android 12, One UI 4
  • RAM 4GB/6GB/8GB
  • Storage 128GB
  • Display 6.6 inches Super AMOLED
  • Camera 48MP + 20MP + 8MP + 5MP

Specs

Launch

Announced 02 September, 2020
Status Available. Released 2020, November 11

Price in Philippines

Price ₱19,990 for the 6GB RAM + 128GB Storage Variant

Platform

OS Android 10, upgradable to Android 12, One UI 4
Chipset Qualcomm SM7225 Snapdragon 750 5G (8 nm)
CPU Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Kryo 570 & 6x1.8 GHz Kryo 570)
GPU Adreno 619

Body

Dimensions 164.4 x 75.9 x 8.6 mm (6.47 x 2.99 x 0.34 in)
Weight 193 g (6.81 oz)
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Display

Type Super AMOLED
Size 6.6 inches, 105.2 cm2 (~84.3% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~266 ppi density)

Memory

Card slot microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)
Internal 128GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 8GB RAM
UFS 2.1

Main Camera

Quad 48 MP, f/1.8, (wide), 1/2.0", 0.8µm, PDAF
8 MP, f/2.2, 123˚ (ultrawide)
5 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
5 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
Features LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps, 720p@480fps

Selfie Camera

Single 20 MP, f/2.2, (wide)
Features HDR
Video 1080p@30fps

Features

Sensors Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

Battery

Type Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable
Charging 15W wired

Sound

Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes

Network

Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE / 5G
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41 - Europe
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 28, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41
2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 13, 20, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46, 48, 66 - SM-A426U
5G bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28, 40, 41, 78 SA/NSA/Sub6 - Europe
1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28, 40, 41, 78, 79 SA/NSA/Sub6
2, 25, 41, 66, 71, 77, 78, 260, 261 SA/NSA/Sub6/mmWave - SM-A426U
Speed HSPA, LTE-A, 5G

Comms

WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
Positioning GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
NFC Yes
Radio FM radio
USB USB Type-C 2.0

Misc

Colors Prism Dot Black, Prism Dot White, Prism Dot Gray
Models SM-A426B, SM-A426B/DS, SM-A4260, SM-A426U, SM-A426U1, SM-A426N

Tests

Performance AnTuTu: 324686 (v8)
GeekBench: 1910 (v5.1)
GFXBench: 33fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)
Display Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker -30.1 LUFS (Below average)
Battery life Endurance rating 144h

Summary Samsung Galaxy A42 5G

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G phone was released on September 2, 2020. The phone has a 6.60-inch screen with a touchscreen. Samsung Galaxy A42 5G is powered by the 1.7GHz Octa-core processor, which has two cores that are clocked at 2.2GHz and 6 cores that are clocked at 1.8GHz. It has four GB RAM. It is the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G that runs Android 10 and is powered by a battery of 5000mAh. This Samsung Galaxy A42 5G supports the company’s proprietary fast charging.

In terms of the cameras are in the camera department the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G on the rear has a 48-megapixel (f/1.8) primary camera, an 8-megapixel (f/2.2) camera as well as a five-megapixel (f/2.4) camera, and a 5-megapixel (f/2.4) camera. The camera setup on the rear features autofocus. It has a 20-megapixel camera on the front to take selfies and has an f/2.2 aperture.

Its Samsung Galaxy A42 5G runs One UI which is built into Android 10 and packs 128GB of internal storage that can be expanded with microSD cards (up to 1,000GB). Is Samsung Galaxy A42 5G is a dual SIM (GSM as well as GSM) smartphone that supports Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM cards? Its dimensions are impressive. Samsung Galaxy A42 5G measures 164.40 inches by 75.90 8.60mm (height wide x height x thick) with a weight of 190.00 grams. It launched with Prism Dot Black, Prism Dot Gray as well as Prism Dot White colors.

The connectivity options available on the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth v5.00 USB Type-C, 3G as well as 4G (with connectivity for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). Sensors included on the phone include an accelerometer as well as an ambient light sensor. magnetic gyroscope, compass proximity sensor, as well as a fingerprint sensor that is built into the display.

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G Price in the Philippines

The official price of the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G smartphone in the Philippines is ₱19,990.

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