Samsung Galaxy M42 5G specs, comparisons, faq, opinions

Samsung Galaxy M42 5G
  • Released 2021, May 01 190g, 8.6mm thickness Android 11, One UI 3.1 128GB storage, microSDXC
  • Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Kryo 570 & 6x1.8 GHz Kryo 570) Adreno 619 Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) About 246.4 USD
  • 6.6" 720x1600 pixels
  • 48MP 2160p
  • 6/8GB RAM Snapdragon 750G 5G
  • 5000mAh Li-Po

Samsung Galaxy M42 5G overview

Samsung Galaxy M42 5G is a smartphone that runs on Android. It was released on 2021, May 01. Samsung Galaxy M42 5G has 6.6 inch, Super AMOLED, a resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels screen. It uses Qualcomm SM7225 Snapdragon 750G 5G (8 nm) chipset, Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Kryo 570 & 6x1.8 GHz Kryo 570) CPU, Adreno 619 GPU. It supports 2G, 3G, 4G, 5G networks with Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by). It has 48MP Quad main camera, 2MP Single selfie camera. Samsung Galaxy M42 5G uses Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable battery. The price of Samsung Galaxy M42 5G is about 246.4 USD.

Score the key features of Samsung Galaxy M42 5G compared to the other phones on the market:

  • CPU Cores: 95 / 100 points
  • Camera pixels: 100 / 100 points
  • Screen resolution: 44 / 100 points
  • Battery capacity: 97 / 100 points
  • Price: 29 / 100 points

Samsung Galaxy M42 5G full specifications

NETWORK

Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE / 5G
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
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
5G bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28, 40, 41, 78 SA/NSA/Sub6
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G

LAUNCH

Announced 2021, April 28
Status Available

BODY

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)
SIM 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)

PLATFORM

OS Android 11, One UI 3.1
Chipset Qualcomm SM7225 Snapdragon 750G 5G (8 nm)
CPU Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Kryo 570 & 6x1.8 GHz Kryo 570)
GPU Adreno 619

MEMORY

Card slot microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)
Internal 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 [email protected], [email protected], [email protected]

SELFIE CAMERA

Single 20 MP, f/2.2, (wide)
Features HDR
Video [email protected]

SOUND

Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes

COMMUNICATIONS

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

FEATURES

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

BATTERY

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

MISCELLANEOUS

Colors Prism Dot Black, Prism Dot Gray
Models SM-M426B, SM-M426B/DS
SAR 0.69 W/kg (head)
Price About 246.4 USD

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