Samsung Galaxy M42 5G with Snapdragon 750G, 48MP quad camera, 8GB RAM launched in India: price, specifications

Samsung Galaxy M42 5G price in India, sale date, and specifications have been revealed as the phone has gone official.

Highlights
  • Samsung Galaxy M42 5G introductory price in India is Rs 19,999.
  • It features an AMOLED display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G SoC, 128GB storage, and Android 11 OS.
  • Samsung Galaxy M42 5G first sale begin on May 1st.

Samsung Galaxy M42 5G price in India, sale date, and specifications have been revealed as the phone is officially launched in India. It is a rebrand of the Galaxy A42 that launched earlier this year and retains similar specifications and design. The handset ships with a waterdrop notch for the selfie snapper, a square camera module with four sensors, and an in-display fingerprint sensor for security. Key Samsung Galaxy M42 5G specifications include an AMOLED display, Snapdragon 750G SoC, 8GB RAM, and more. Samsung Galaxy M42 5G price in India falls just under Rs 20,000 for a limited period.

Samsung Galaxy M42 price in India

Samsung Galaxy M42 price in India is set at Rs 21,999 for the variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage and Rs 23,999 for the 8GB+128GB option. The company is offering the phone at an introductory price in India of Rs 19,999 for the 6GB+128GB model and Rs 21,999 for the 8GB RAM variant. The phone will go on sale starting May 1st through Amazon India and Samsung’s online store.

ModelActual priceIntroductory price
Samsung Galaxy M42 6GB+128GBRs 21,999Rs 19,999
Samsung Galaxy M42 8GB+128GBRs 23,999Rs 21,999

Samsung Galaxy M42 specifications

As for the specifications, Samsung Galaxy M42 5G sports a 6.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity-U display with a waterdrop notch for the selfie snapper and narrow bezels. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G SoC coupled with up to 8GB RAM and 128GB storage that is further expandable. The phone runs on Android 11 OS with OneUI 3.1 custom skin on top. The device packs a 5,000mAh battery with 15W fast-charging support fuels the phone. It measures 75.9mm x 164.4mm x 8.6mm and weighs 190 grams.

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As for cameras, the Samsung Galaxy M42 has a quad-camera setup 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