The Samsung Galaxy M42 5G will go on sale in India for the first time from midnight (midnight). Launched earlier this week, Samsung says the handset is its first and most affordable mid-range 5G smartphone. It’s powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G SoC and sports a quad rear camera setup that’s highlighted by a 48-megapixel main camera. The smartphone is also equipped with the South Korean company’s Knox security system as well as a contactless and NFC-compatible Samsung Pay solution.
Samsung Galaxy M42 5G price in India, availability
The price of the Samsung Galaxy M42 5G starts at Rs. 21,999 for the 6GB + 128GB storage model. Its 8GB + 128GB storage option is priced at Rs. 23,999. Samsung says the phone will be available at an effective price of Rs. 19,999 for the 6GB variant and Rs. 21,999 for the 8GB variant via Rs. 2,000 coupons as part of a term launch offer. limited. Gadgets 360 has reached out to Samsung to inquire about the duration of this introductory offer. Customers can purchase the Galaxy M42 5G through Samsung.com and Amazon in the Prism Dot Black and Prism Dot Gray color options.
Samsung Galaxy M42 5G Specifications
The Samsung Galaxy M42 5G smartphone runs on One UI 3.1 based on Android 11. It sports a 6.6 inch HD + Super AMOLED Infinity-U display. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G SoC, paired with up to 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. Storage can be expanded up to 1TB via the microSD card slot. As mentioned, the handset has Knox security and Samsung Pay.
In the optics department, the Samsung Galaxy M42 5G has a quad rear camera setup with a 48-megapixel GM2 main camera. It is complemented by an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera, a 5-megapixel macro sensor and a 5-megapixel depth sensor. Up front is a 20-megapixel selfie camera. The phone packs a 5000mAh battery with support for 15W fast charging. The phone is 8.6mm thick.