Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
Samsung Galaxy A42 5G Android smartphone runs on the Android v10 (Q) operating system. The phone is powered by an Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Kryo 570 & 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 570) processor. It runs on the Qualcomm SM7225 Snapdragon 750 5G (8 nm) chipset. This phone also has 128GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM, or 128GB with 8GB RAM. The Galaxy A42 5G smartphone has a Super AMOLED display. It measures 164.4 x 75.9 x 8.6 mm and weighs 193 grams.
Samsung Galaxy A42 5G price in Kenya
The price of the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G in Kenya is 38,500 shillings. The Galaxy A42 5G was released 2020, November 11, and is available in the country. As for the color options, it comes in Prism Dot Black, Prism Dot White, and Prism Dot Gray.
|Storage||128 GB with 6GB RAM|
|Processor||Snapdragon 750 5G|
|Camera||48MP + 8MP + 5MP+ 5MP|
|Battery||Li-Po 5,000 mAh|
Why you should buy Galaxy A42 5G
- Advanced Quad Camera
- Front Camera, attention-grabbing selfies
- The power that keeps you going
- Game Booster
- Defense-grade security
- Power of 5G fast speeds
- Android 10, One UI 2.5
More features include a screen resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels and 266 PPI density. The phone has an aspect ratio of 20:9 and a screen-to-body ratio of 84.3 %. On the camera front, the buyer gets a 20 MP, f/2.2, (wide) camera, and on the rear, there’s a 48MP + 8MP + 5MP+ 5MP camera with features like HDR, and panorama. It is backed by a 5,000 mAh battery. Connectivity features in the smartphone include WiFi, Bluetooth, 5G, GPS, and more – see Galaxy M31 smartphone.
Is the design of the Galaxy A42 5G good? Samsung Galaxy A42 5G has a design similar to what we see on the Galaxy A12. Galaxy A12 smartphone runs on the Android 10.0 operating system and has a Mediatek Helio P35 chipset. The resemblance is striking, you would, though not so easily, mistake one for the other unless prompted. The build here is plastic with a glass front, plastic frame, and plastic back. Samsung Galaxy A42 5G comes in the colors Prism Dot Black, Prism Dot White, and Prism Dot Gray. It measures 164.4 x 75.9 x 8.6 mm and weighs 193 grams. On the front panel is a dewdrop notch where the selfie camera is. There is a fingerprint (under display, optical) scanner on this phone.
Is the display of the Galaxy A42 5G good or bad? As for the display, the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G has an average of 6.6 inches, a screen with 720 x 1600 pixels resolution. I say an average display given its high 720 x 1600 pixels resolution. Some of the key features of this display include 266 PPI density, and 84.3% screen-to-body ratio. Finally, it is a Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors.
Which operating system does Samsung Galaxy A42 5G have? It is an Android 10.0 smartphone Samsung Galaxy A42 5G, with One UI 2.5 user interface. One UI is a software overlay developed by Samsung Electronics for its Android devices running Android Pie and higher. Succeeding Samsung Experience UX and TouchWiz, it is designed to make using larger smartphones easier and become more visually appealing.
The phone has a Qualcomm SM7225 Snapdragon 750 5G (8 nm) chipset, an Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Kryo 570 & 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 570) CPU, and an Adreno 619 GPU – see Galaxy F41. The Galaxy A42 5G phone comes with 128GB internal storage (UFS 2.1) with 6GB RAM. There is a card slot for storage expansion via microSDXC (dedicated slot).
How many cameras does the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G have and are they good? There are five cameras on the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G – four on the back and one front-facing camera lens. These are 48 MP, f/1.8, (wide), 1/2.0″, 0.8µm, PDAF, an 8 MP, f/2.2, 123˚ (ultrawide), a 5 MP, f/2.4, (macro) and a 5 MP, f/2.4, (depth). Video recording is up to 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps, 720p@480fps with the main camera. The selfie shooter of this phone is a 20 MP, f/2.2, (wide) shooter. Video recording with it is 1080p@30fps.
Inside the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G is a non-removable Li-Po 5,000 mAh Li-polymer, non-removable battery with fast charging 15W. As for sensors, the phone has a fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, and compass. It has a USB Type-C 2.0, and Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE – see Galaxy S21 Plus smartphone.
What to expect
On the next-generation mobile data network, the power of 5G fast speeds changes the way you experience and share content—from super-smooth gaming and streaming to ultra-fast sharing and downloading. Upgrade to the Galaxy A42 5G and speed up your smartphone experience.
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