Samsung unveils Galaxy M42 5G – $ 300 smartphone with quad camera, Snapdragon 750G and powerful battery
Samsung has officially unveiled the fifth-generation Galaxy M42 5G mid-range smartphone. The device, running the Android 11 operating system with a proprietary add-on One UI 3.1, will sell on May 1.
The device is equipped with an Infinity-U Super AMOLED display with a diagonal of 6.6 inches and a resolution of 1600 × 720 pixels (HD + format). A small notch at the top of the screen houses a 20MP front-facing camera with a maximum aperture of f / 2.2.
The rear camera has a four-piece design. It combines a 48-megapixel ISOCELL GM2 main sensor, an 8-megapixel wide-angle unit (f / 2.2), a 5-megapixel macro module, and a 5-megapixel depth sensor.
Powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G processor: the chip contains eight Kryo 570 cores with a clock speed of up to 2.2 GHz, an Adreno 619 graphics accelerator, and a 5G modem.
The arsenal of new items – 6/8 GB of LPDDR4x RAM, flash module with a capacity of 128 GB, MicroSD slot, screen fingerprint scanner, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, and Bluetooth 5 adapters, NFC controller, USB Type-C port, 3.5 mm headphone jack.
Dimensions are 164.4 × 75.9 × 8.6 mm, weight – 190 g. A rechargeable battery provides power with a capacity of 5000 mAh with support for 15-watt charging.
The version’s price with 6 GB of RAM is approximately 300 US dollars, with 8 GB of memory – 320 dollars.