- Samsung Galaxy M42 5G India launch is slated to later today
- The handset is expected to be a rebrand of the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
- Samsung Galaxy M42 specifications could include a 6.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity-U display, Snapdragon 750 SoC, and a 6,000mAh battery
Samsung Galaxy M42 India launch is scheduled for later today and the phone will arrive as one of the affordable 5G offerings in the country to take on Moto G 5G, OnePlus Nord, and others in the segment. The handset is said to be a rebrand of the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G that was launched earlier this year. It will likely come with a waterdrop notch for the selfie snapper, a square camera module, and an in-display fingerprint sensor for security. Key Samsung Galaxy M42 5G specifications could include a 6.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity-U display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 750 SoC, a 6,000mAh battery with 15W fast-charging support, and Android 11 OS.
How to watch Samsung Galaxy M42 5G live stream online
Samsung Galaxy M42 5G India launch event will begin at 12pm IST and will be live-streamed on the company’s social media channels. You can catch the event via the official YouTube channel of the company. We will embed the video here for you to watch online once the stream goes live.
Samsung Galaxy M42 5G price in India, specifications (expected)
The Samsung Galaxy M42 5G price in India is expected to be between Rs 20,000 to Rs 25,000.
As for the specifications, Samsung Galaxy M42 5G is said to sport a 6.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity-U waterdrop notch display on the front. It could be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 750 SoC paired with 6GB RAM and pack at least 128GB storage that should be expandable. The phone runs on Android 11 OS with OneUI 3.1 custom skin on top. The Samsung Galaxy M42 5G could come with a 6,000mAh battery with 15W fast-charging support. It measures 75.9mm x 164.4mm x 8.6mm and weighs 190 grams.
Moving to optics, the Samsung Galaxy M42 may have quad-cameras at the back with a 48MP primary sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide lens, a 5MP depth sensor, and a 5MP macro lens. There is a 20MP snapper on the front for selfies and video chats and an in-display fingerprint sensor for security. Connectivity features include 5G, 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, and USB Type-C port for charging and data sync.