Samsung Galaxy M42 5G Launched in India: Full Specifications

Samsung launched its new smartphone under M-series namely Samsung Galaxy M42 5G in India. This is the cheapest 5G smartphone from Samsung in the country. Moreover, it is become the first device in Samsung’s M-Series to feature 5G connectivity in India.

The M-Series already has some great mid-range smartphones with huge batteries and decent processors. But this smartphone features an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G Processor. The Galaxy M42 5G is the rebranded version of the Galaxy A42 5G launched internationally.

Samsung Galaxy M42 Processor
5G Ready

Let’s see the specifications and price of the Samsung Galaxy M42 5G.

Specifications of Samsung Galaxy M42

The Galaxy M42 5G is powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G Processor, and has become the second 5G smartphone from Samsung in India running on a Qualcomm SoC, the first one being the Galaxy S20 FE that runs on the Snapdragon 865 Processor.

Key Specifications

  • 6.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED Display
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G Processor
  • 48MP Quad Rear Camera
  • 20MP Selfie Camera
  • 5000 mAh Battery
  • Supports 15W Fast Charging
  • Knox Security
  • In-Display Fingerprint Scanner
  • OneUI 3.1 Based on Android 11

This smartphone comes with a 6.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity-U Display, and packs a 5000 mAh Battery that supports 15W Fast Charging, and runs on OneUI 3.1 based on Android 11 coupled with up to 8GB of LPDDR4x RAM and 128GB of Internal Storage.

Samsung Galaxy M42 5G Performance
Monster Fast Performace with Snapdragon 750G

Galaxy M42 features 48MP Quad Rear Camera Setup consists of a 48MP primary camera, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, a 5MP depth sensor, and a 5MP macro lens. This smartphone has a 20MP Selfie Camera.

Moreover, this smartphone comes with ‘Knox Security’. Samsung Knox is a security solution provided to Samsung smartphones for keeping the device safe from malware and malicious threats.

Monster Fast Safety with Knox Security
Monster Fast Safety with Knox Security

Price and Availability of Galaxy M42 5G

The Samsung Galaxy M42 5G comes in two different variants – 6GB+128GB for Rs 21,999 and 8GB+128GB for Rs 23,999.

This smartphone launched in two colors – Prism Dot Black and Prism Dot Grey. The sale of this smartphone starts from 1st May at 12 PM (or Noon) through Amazon and Samsung India’s online and offline stores.

As an introductory offer, users will get a Rs 2,000 Instant Discount on HDFC Bank Credit Cards and EMI transactions. So the effective price for this smartphone will start from Rs 19,999 (including bank offers).


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