Samsung Galaxy F42 5G Tipped to Launch in India Next Week: Expected Specifications, Features

The long time rumoured phone, Galaxy F42 5G might launch in India on September 29.


Samsung might launch a new phone in its F series in India next week. The long time rumoured phone, Galaxy F42 5G might launch in India on September 29. The global version of Galaxy F42 5G a.k.a Wide 5 was launched back in South Korea earlier this month. To recall, the phone’s support page went live on Samsung India’s official website few days back. The Samsung Galaxy F42 5G will be the first 5G smartphone in the F series. It features a 6.6-inch Full-HD+ display and it is powered by Dimensity 700 SoC. It also includes an 8MP selfie camera, up to 6GB of RAM, 128GB of internal storage, and a 5000mAh battery. Here are the full details about the Samsung Galaxy F42 5G launch date and specifications.

Samsung Galaxy F42 5G Could Launch On September 29 in India

The Samsung Galaxy F42 5G might launch in India on September 29 as per the Flipkart listing. Flipkart recently unveiled a number of launches for its Big Billion Days. As we can see, the list also mentions that there is going to be a big launch on September 29 which is expected to be the Galaxy F42 5G. The Galaxy F series is exclusive to Flipkart only. This will be the first ever 5G phone in the F series and it might have 12 5G bands in India. We can expect the phone to go on sale from September 7 i.e the first day of the Big Billion Days sale.

Samsung Galaxy F42 5G Specifications

Thanks to its global launch as Galaxy Wide 5, we are aware of the specifications of the Samsung Galaxy F42 5G. The Galaxy F42 5G flaunts a 6.6-inch FHD+ IPS LCD display with support of 60Hz refresh rate. Under the hood, the device is powered by MediaTek’s Dimensity 700 chipset that is paired with up to 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. It runs OneUI 3.1 based on Android 11 out of the box. It also has microSD card support for extra storage expansion up to 1TB.

For the optics, the Samsung Galaxy F42 5G uses a 64MP triple camera setup accompanied by 5MP ultra-wide lens and a 2MP depth sensor. For selfies, it features an 8MP front camera. It has a 5000mAh battery that supports up to 15W fast charging. The smartphone also features a side-mounted fingerprint sensor, which is embedded in a power button.

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