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Samsung Galaxy M42 5G 8GB RAM
Updated On: Apr 1, 2023

Samsung Galaxy M42 5G 8GB RAM

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Samsung Galaxy M42 5G 8GB RAM
Samsung Galaxy M42 5G 8GB RAM
Samsung Galaxy M42 5G 8GB RAM
Samsung Galaxy M42 5G 8GB RAM
Samsung Galaxy M42 5G 8GB RAM
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Key Specifications

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G Processor
  • 8 GB RAM
  • 48 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP + 5 MP Quad Rear Camera
  • 128 GB Storage
  • 20 MP Front Camera
  • 5000 mAh Battery
  • 6.6 inches Super AMOLED Display
  • Android v11 OS
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Samsung Galaxy M42 5G 8GB RAM Price In India

Last known price of Samsung Galaxy M42 5G 8GB RAM was ₹17,999. The mobile will be available soon across various online stores in India.

Samsung Galaxy M42 5G 8GB RAM: Pros & Cons

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  • Pros
  • Super AMOLED display
  • Reliable performance from Snapdragon 750G SoC
  • 8GB RAM onboard
  • Android 11-based One UI
  • Decent quad rear camera
  • Long battery backup
  • Cons
  • Supports HD+ screen resolution
  • No high refresh offered
  • Hybrid slot for storage expansion
  • 15W fast charging not the best
Samsung Galaxy M42 5G is an interesting addition to the mid-range lineup. It comes powered by Snapdragon 750G that gives you 5G support with 8GB RAM. You get a Super AMOLED screen but with only HD+ quality and no high refresh rate support for this price. The rear cameras are decent, and you have the One UI based on Android 11 OS. The battery back up is also decent but only supports 15W fast charging. And then, you can only expand storage using the hybrid SIM slot. By the looks of it, Galaxy M42 5G faces tough fight to attract buyers.

Samsung Galaxy M42 5G 8GB RAM Details

AMOLED Display, Design, Security
The Galaxy M42 5G gets a 6.6-inch AMOLED display that offers HD+ resolution at 720x1600 pixels. The screen produces pixel density of 266 PPI. The 20:9 aspect ratio screen features a notch design at the top-centre where you have front camera, and gives you a screen to body ratio of 84 percent. The device gets a thickness of 8.6mm and weight of around 190 grams. The power button and volume rocker sit on the right side of the phone. In terms of security features, the phone comes with an on-screen fingerprint sensor built under the display. You can also login using the software-centric face unlock.
Performance, Storage, Quad Camera
Samsung is the latest brand to use the Snapdragon 750G octa-core chipset. Using this hardware makes Galaxy M42 the first phone in its series to support 5G network. It comes paired with 8GB RAM and offers 128GB onboard storage that is further expandable. You get Android 11-based OneUI 3.1 interface as the default software on the phone. Imaging duties are handled by a quad rear camera that consists of 48MP primary sensor, 8MP ultra-wide-angle sensor, 5MP sensor and 5MP depth sensor. The front of the phone has a 20MP camera that lets you click selfies, shoot videos and take video calls.
Battery, Fast Charging, Connectivity
Samsung Galaxy M42 5G comes loaded with a 5000mAh battery that supports 15W fast charging via USB Type C port. Connectivity features available with the device are Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, 5G, 4G VoLTE, NFC and GPS with GLONASS.

Samsung Galaxy M42 5G 8GB RAM Specifications


Processor Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G
Rear Camera Quad (48MP + 8MP + 5MP + 5MP)
Internal Memory 128 GB
Screen Size 6.6 inches (16.76 cms)
Battery Capacity 5000 mAh


Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G
No Of Cores 8 (Octa Core)
CPU 2.2GHz, Dual core, Kryo 570 1.8GHz, Hexa Core, Kryo 570
Architecture 64-bit
Fabrication 8 nm
Graphics Adreno 619


Build Plastic back panel
Height 6.47 inches (164.4 mm)
Width 2.99 inches (75.9 mm)
Thickness 0.34 inches (8.6 mm)
Weight 193 grams
Colors Prism Dot Black, Prism Dot Gray
Screen Unlock Fingerprint, Face unlock


Resolution 720 x 1600 pixels
Aspect ratio 20:9
Display Type Super AMOLED
Size 6.6 inches (16.76 cms)
Bezel-less display Yes, with notch
Pixel Density 266 pixels per inch (ppi)
TouchScreen Yes, Capacitive, Multi-touch
Color Reproduction 16M Colors
Screen to body percentage 84.28 %


Rear camera setup Quad
Rear camera (Primary) 48 MP resolutionWide Angle lensf/1.8 aperture2" sensor size0.8µm pixel size
Rear camera (Secondary) 8 MP resolutionUltra-Wide Angle lensf/2.2 aperture
Rear camera (Tertiary) 5 MP resolutionMacro lensf/2.4 aperture
Rear camera (Quaternary) 5 MP resolutionDepth lensf/2.4 aperture
Front camera setup Single
Front camera (Primary) 20 MP resolutionWide Angle lensf/2.2 aperture
Sensor ISOCELL Plus
Flash LED Rear flash
Video Resolution (Rear) 3840x2160 @ 30 fps1920x1080 @ 30 fps
Video Resolution (Front) 1920x1080 @ 30 fps
Camera Features Auto Flash Auto Focus Face detection Touch to focus
Shooting Modes Continuous Shooting High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)


Type Li-ion
Capacity 5000 mAh
Removable No
Talk Time Up to 36 Hours (4G)
Fast Charging Yes, 15W
Charging speed 20% to 100% in 01h 54m 16s (in-house tested)


Internal Memory 128 GB
Memory type UFS 2.1
Storage available for user 103 GB
Expandable Memory Yes, microSD, Up to 1 TB (Hybrid Slot)


Operating System Android v11
Custom UI Samsung One UI


SIM Configuration Dual SIM SIM1: Nano SIM2: Hybrid
Network SIM1: 5G, 4GSIM2: 4G
SIM1 Bands
5G:FDD N1 / N3 / N5 / N7 / N8 / N28 ; TDD N40 / N41 / N78 4G:TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) ; FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20)
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SIM2 Bands
4G:TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) ; FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20)
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Voice over LTE(VoLTE) Yes
Wi-Fi Yes, with a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz
Wi-fi features Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot
Bluetooth Bluetooth v5.0
USB USB Type-C, Mass storage device, USB charging
GPS Yes with A-GPS, Glonass
NFC Chipset Yes
Infrared Yes


Speaker Yes
Audio Jack Yes, 3.5mm
Video Player Yes, Video Formats: 3G2, 3GP, ASF, AVI, M4V, MKV, MP4, WebM, WMV


Fingerprint sensor Yes, On-screen
Face Unlock Yes
Other Sensor Light sensorProximity sensorAccelerometerGyroscope
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The latest Samsung Galaxy M42 5G 8GB RAM news

Samsung Galaxy M42 5G will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G SoC.
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If we go by the Geekbench listing, we can see that the Galaxy M42 5G is listed with model number as SM-M426B. According to the preliminary benchmark, the Galaxy M42 5G will pack 2.21GHz Snapdragon 750G SoC, which will be aided with Adreno 619 GPU. The phone will ship with 4GB of RAM. On the software side of things, the M42 5G will run Android 11 out of the box with OneUI 3.0 user interface.
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Samsung has officially confirmed that the Galaxy M42 5G will launch in India on April 28. Ahead of the launch, let's look at the Galaxy M42 specifications, expected pricing, and other details.
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