Samsung Galaxy A42 5G Could be the First Smartphone to Feature Snapdragon 750G SoC: Report

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G might be the first and affordable smartphone to feature Qualcomm Snapdraogn 750G 5G processor.


Samsung recently introduced its new 5G smartphone meant for the mid-range segment with Galaxy A42 5G. However, the brand didn’t reveal complete specifications of the affordable 5G phone, though it confirmed some key specifications. The brand confirmed that the phone will come with a quad-camera setup, AMOLED display, and more. Now, a new report claims that the latest smartphone from Samsung could be the first to feature newly-launched Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G chipset.

Samsung to feature Snapdragon 750G?

As per the report, the source code of the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G’s benchmark reveals some information about the processor. The code reveals that the phone will come with an octa-core processor with two cores clocked at 2.21GHz and six cores clocked at 1.80GHz.

Moving on, in terms of graphics the chipset features Adreno 619 GPU. The report says that the configuration matches with the recently announced Snapdragon 750G chipset. This contradicts previous Geekbench listing that suggested Galaxy A42 5G to come with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 690 SoC. So, one could expect it to be the first smartphone to feature the latest Snapdragon 750G from Qualcomm.

Talking about the chipset, it comes with a host of interesting features including Wi-Fi 6-ready Qualcomm FastConnect 6200 Mobile Connectivity Subsystem supports stable, secure connections. The chipset is built using 18nm processor and equips Snapdragon X52 5G Modem-RF System.

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G specifications

Samsung has confirmed that the upcoming Samsung Galaxy A42 5G will feature a large 6.6-inch AMOLED display with a waterdrop notch that houses the front selfie camera. The company has not shared any details about the resolutions of the device, but we can expect it to be FHD+ display. The phone will pack a quad-camera setup with a square camera module. That said, there is no information available about the latest smartphone from Samsung.