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Galaxy A42 5G

SamsungGalaxy A42 5G

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General Information

  • Model Name

    Galaxy A42 5G

  • Model type

    Bar

  • Colors

    Black (Black)
    White (White)
    Gray (Gray)

  • Announced

    2020, September

  • Released

    2020, November

Physical specifications

  • Dimensions

    Bar: 164.4 x 75.9 x 8.6 mm

  • Weights

    190g

Operating system

  • Operating system

    Android 10

Networks

  • SIM card sizes

    Nano-SIM (4FF)

  • Networks

    2G
    3G
    4G
    5G

  • eSIM support

    No

Display

  • Kind

    Main Display

  • Name

    Infinity-U Display

  • Technology

    Super AMOLED Display

  • Size

    6.6 inch / 167.64 mm

  • Resolution

    HD+ / 1600x720 pixels

  • Pixel density

    265 PPI

Processors

Memory

  • RAM/ROM sizes

    4 GB RAM with 128 GB ROM
    6 GB RAM with 128 GB ROM
    8 GB RAM with 128 GB ROM

  • External memory support

    Yes

  • External memory support maximum

    1TB

Sensors

  • Accelerometer

    Yes

  • Geomagnetic sensor

    Yes

  • Gyro sensor

    Yes

  • Light Sensor

    Yes

  • Optical fingerprint sensor

    Yes

  • Proximity sensor

    Yes

Video

  • Max. Video Recording Resolution

    4K UHD video recording at 30 fps (3840x2160)

  • External memory support

    Yes

  • External memory support maximum

    1TB

Front Camera

  • Flash

    No

  • Kind

  • Megapixels

    20MP

  • Aperture

    F2.2

Rear Camera

  • Flash

    Yes

  • Digital Zoom

    Yes

  • Kind

    Wide-angle Camera

  • Megapixels

    48MP

  • Aperture

    F1.8

  • Kind

    Ultra Wide Camera

  • Megapixels

    8MP

  • Aperture

    F2.2

  • Kind

    Macro Camera

  • Megapixels

    5MP

  • Aperture

    F2.4

  • Kind

    Depth Camera

  • Megapixels

    5MP

  • Aperture

    F2.4

Connectivity

  • USB version

    Type C

  • 3.5mm Headphonejack

    Yes

  • Wi-Fi

    Yes

  • NFC

    Yes

  • Bluetooth Version

    5.0

Battery

  • Standard battery capacity

    5000mAh

  • Removable battery

    No

  • Wired fast charging

    Yes

  • Wired fast charging watt

    15