Moto G42 Goes on Sale for the First Time Today at Rs 12,999 Including SBI Bank Offer: Specifications, Features

Motorola has partnered with SBI Credit cards to offer a Rs 1,000 instant discount on every purchase of the Moto G42.


The Moto G42 will be available for purchase for the first time today in the country. To recall, the handset made its global debut last month and was launched last week in the Indian market. The latest Motorola handset is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 processor which also means that it doesn’t support 5G. The Moto G42 offers an AMOLED display but it is a standard 60Hz refresh rate panel.

Other highlights of the smartphone include a 50MP camera setup, a 5000mAh battery, 20W fast charging, and the stock Android experience. Let us take a closer look at the Moto G42 price in India, launch offers, specifications, and features.

Moto G42 First Sale Details and Launch Offers

The Moto G42 will be up for grabs starting at 12:00 PM today exclusively via Flipkart. Motorola has partnered with SBI Credit cards to offer a Rs 1,000 instant discount on every purchase. Additionally, Moto G42 buyers will be able to avail Rs 549 discount on the Zee5 annual membership.

Moto G42 buyers will also be eligible for the following offers,

  • BYJU’S 3 Live Classes worth Rs 999
  • Get Google Nest Hub at just Rs 4999
  • Google Nest Mini at just Rs 1999

Moto G42 Price in India

The Moto G42 comes in only one configuration – 4GB + 64GB and is priced at Rs 13,999.

Moto G42 Specifications and Features

The latest G-series smartphone flaunts a 6.4-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display with 2400 × 1080 pixel resolution, 409ppi pixel density, and 20:9 aspect ratio. The display panel comes with a centered punch hole notch.

Under the hood, the Moto G42 sports an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 processor. The graphics duties on the device are taken care of by an integrated Adreno 610 GPU. The Motorola smartphone boots Android 12 out of the box. The company is also promising one Android update, that is Android 13, along with three years of security patch updates.

The latest Moto smartphone offers a triple-rear camera setup including a 50MP primary shooter. The high-resolution sensor on the Moto G42 gets accompanied by an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens which has a 118° field of view and also doubles as a depth sensor. There is also a 2MP macro sensor and an LED flash on the rear. It comes equipped with a 16MP front shooter for selfies.

The Moto G42 is backed by a 5000mAh battery unit and 20W TurboPower fast charging support. The device is also equipped with a Type-C charging port, a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, a dedicated micro-SD card slot, a 3.5mm audio jack, and a stereo speaker setup with Dolby Atmos.

The Moto G42 retails in Atlantic Green and Metallic Rose colour options. It weighs 175grams and measures 160.61 × 73.47 x 8.26mm. In terms of connectivity, it offers Dual-SIM, 4G, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, GPS, Glonass, and Galileo.

Moto G42 Top Alternatives

The Moto G42 competes against the likes of Redmi Note 11, Vivo T1 44W, and Realme 9i. For a detailed specs comparison between these phones, you can head over to this link.

What do you think of the Moto G42? Are you planning to purchase it? Do let us know down in the comments section.