Huawei nova 7 SE vs Samsung Galaxy A42 5G: Side by Side Specs Comparison

This is a side-by-side smartphone specs comparison of the Huawei nova 7 SE and Samsung Galaxy A42 5G. The Huawei nova 7 SE has a 6.5-inch display, HiSilicon Kirin 820 5G processor, quad cameras, 5G connectivity, and 4000mAh battery.

Meanwhile, the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G has a 6.6-inch display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 750 5G processor, quad cameras, 5G connectivity, and 5000mAh battery.

SpecsHuawei nova 7 SESamsung Galaxy A42 5G
Image & Ratings Huawei nova 7 SE
3.6/5 stars (161 ratings)
× Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
3.5/5 stars (194 ratings)
Screen6.5-inch FHD+ LTPS Display (1080 x 2400 Pixels, 405 ppi) with Scratch Resistant Glass, 20:9 Aspect Ratio, HDR10 & Punch-hole6.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED Display (720 x 1600 Pixels, 266 ppi) with 20:9 Aspect Ratio and Infinity-U Notch
OSAndroid 10 with EMUI 10 (HMS)Android 10 with One UI
ChipsetHiSilicon Kirin 820 5GQualcomm Snapdragon 750 5G
CPUOcta Core CPU
1x Cortex-A76 @ 2.36GHz , 3x Cortex-A76 @ 2.22GHz & 4x Cortex-A55 @ 1.84GHz
Octa Core CPU
2x Kryo 570 @ 2.2GHz & 6x Kryo 570 @ 1.8GHz
GPUMali-G57 MP6Adreno 619
RAM 8 GB 6 GB
Rear CameraQuad Cameras:
64MP Main Camera (f/1.8 Aperture, PDAF)
8MP Ultra-wide (f/2.4 Aperture)
2MP Macro (f/2.4 Aperture)
2MP Depth Sensor
-Dual-tone LED Flash
-4K Video Recording & Night Mode
Quad Cameras:
48MP Main Camera (f/1.8 Aperture, PD Autofocus)
8MP Ultra-wide (f/2.2 Aperture, 123˚ FoV)
5MP Macro (f/2.4 Aperture)
5MP Depth Sensor
-LED Flash
-4K Video Recording and Night Mode
Front Camera 16 Megapixels (f/2.0 Aperture)
20 Megapixels (f/2.2 Aperture)
Storage128GB128GB
Expansion None 1000GB via microSD
SIMDual SIM (Nano-SIM)Dual SIM (Nano-SIM)
Networks 5G, 4G LTE (with VoLTE), 3G HSPA+, 2G EDGE & GPRS Networks 5G, 4G LTE (with VoLTE), 3G HSPA+, 2G EDGE & GPRS Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (Dual Band)Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (Dual Band)
NFCNoYes
BluetoothBluetooth 5.1Bluetooth 5.0
PositionA-GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, QZSS & BeiDouA-GPS, GLONASS, Galileo & BeiDou
USB OTGYesYes
USBUSB Type-CUSB Type-C
3.5mm Audio JackYesYes
Audio EnhancementNoneDolby Atmos
FM RadioNoNo
Sensors Face Recognition & Fingerprint Sensor
Proximity Sensor & Ambient Light Sensor
Compass, Gyroscope & Accelerometer
Face Recognition & Fingerprint Sensor
Proximity Sensor & Ambient Light Sensor
Compass, Gyroscope & Accelerometer
Battery4000 mAh Li-Po Battery (Non-removable)
40W Fast Charging (Huawei SuperCharge, 70% in 30 mins)
5000 mAh Li-Po Battery (Non-removable)
15W Charging Rate
MaterialGlossy Plastic
Size162.31 x 75.0 x 8.58 mm164.4 x 75.9 x 8.6 mm
Weight189 g193 g
ColorsBlack, Purple, Green & SilverPrism Dot Black and Prism Dot Gray
Launch DateJune 6, 2020December 4, 2020
Price19,990.00 - Official Price in the Philippines19,990.00 - Official Price in the Philippines
Buy Online Huawei nova 7 SE on Lazada
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Samsung Galaxy A42 5G on Lazada
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