Samsung has announced the launch of the Samsung Galaxy F42 5G, the company’s newest 5G model in Nepal. The F42 5G model is more like a re-brand of the A22 5G that never made it to Nepali shores. The company has updated the F42 5G with a new chipset along with design and camera. Let’s learn more about the Galaxy F42 5G’s features, specs, pricing, and availability in Nepal.
Samsung Galaxy F42 5G Overview:
Build and Display
To begin, the Galaxy F42 5G has a textured rear finish similar to the M-series and F-series phones. It sports a square camera module with a black pill form on the inside that provides a dual-tone finish. This phone measures 167.2 x 76.4 x 9 mm in dimension, weighs 203 grams, and comes in black and blue shades. You’ll get a 6.6-inch screen with a Full HD+ resolution and a 90Hz refresh rate. It sports a TFT LCD panel with an Infinity V-shaped notch.
At the back of the Galaxy F42, 5G is a triple camera arrangement. A 64MP sensor with an aperture of f/1.8 leads the setup. Similarly, a 5MP ultrawide lens and a 2MP depth sensor follow it. For selfies and video calls, there’s an 8MP selfie camera hidden under the above-mentioned Infinity-V notch.
Performance and Memory
The phone is powered by MediaTek’s Density 700 5G processor. Similarly, its 7nm processor has Cortex-A76 performance and six Cortex-A55 efficiency cores. The 5G modem on Galaxy F42 supports a total of 12 bands. There are two RAM options available here: 6GB or 8GB. Regardless, both models include 128GB of internal storage that can extend with a microSD card.
Software and Connectivity:
The phone is running on One UI 3.1 with Android 11 on top. Moreover, it has Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, and a USB Type-C connector included for communication. The Galaxy F42 5G also comes with standard connectivity features such as dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and USB Type-C.
Rest of the specs
This model features a non-removable Li-Po 5,000mAh battery just like the Galaxy F42 4G, with 15W fast charging. Aside from that, there’s a biometric fingerprint scanner on the side. Other sensors include an accelerometer, a gyroscope, and a proximity sensor.
Samsung Galaxy F42 5G Specifications
|Dimensions||167.2 x 76.4 x 9 mm,|
|Display||6.6-inches FHD+ TFT LCD Infinity-V panel, 90Hz refresh rate|
|CPU||2x 2.2Ghz Cortex-A76 & 6x 2.0Ghz Cortex-A55, Octa-core|
|Software/ UI||Android 11, One UI 3.1 on top|
|Chipset||MediaTek Dimensity 700 5G (7nm)|
|Rare Camera||Triple (64MP primary, 5MP ultra-wide, 2MP depth)|
|Selfie Camera||8MP f/2.2 lens (notch)|
|Security and Sensor||Fingerprint (Side-Mounted) Face Unlock (Software-Based)|
|Connectivity||5G, (dual-band) Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS|
|Battery||5000mAh with 15W fast charging|
|Audio||3.5mm headphone jack, Dolby Atmos|
|RAM/Storage||6/8GB( 128GB (expandable)128/256GB storage)|
|Color Options||Blue, Black|
|Others||USB Type-C port|
Price and Availability
The Samsung Galaxy F42 5G price starts at NPR 34,999 for 6/128 GB and NPR 38,999 for the 8/128 GB model in Nepal. It will be available at the Samsung authorized stores and retail shops in Nepal.
|Samsung Galaxy F42 5G||Price in Nepal||Availability|
|6/128GB||NPR ||Authorized stores|
|8/128GB||NPR ||Authorized stores|
It’s fantastic to see Samsung launching phones at a variety of prices. Samsung’s new Smartphones are excellent all-rounders for shooting great pictures, playing games, and watching movies on a large screen. Samsung never fails to deliver a wide range of options to its customers. We’ll have to wait and see how popular the newly released Samsung Galaxy F42 5G will be.
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