POCO F3 vs Samsung Galaxy A42 5G: Side by Side Specs Comparison

This is a side-by-side smartphone specs comparison of the POCO F3 and Samsung Galaxy A42 5G. The POCO F3 has a 6.67-inch display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 processor, triple cameras, 5G connectivity, and 4520mAh 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.

SpecsPOCO F3Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
Image & Ratings POCO F3
3.9/5 stars (115 ratings)
× Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
3.6/5 stars (154 ratings)
Screen6.67-inch FHD+ AMOLED Display (1080 x 2400 Pixels, 395 ppi) with Corning Gorilla Glass 5, 20:9 Aspect Ratio, 120Hz Refresh Rate, HDR10+ and Punch-hole6.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED Display (720 x 1600 Pixels, 266 ppi) with 20:9 Aspect Ratio and Infinity-U Notch
OSAndroid 11 with MIUI 12Android 10 with One UI
ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 870Qualcomm Snapdragon 750 5G
CPUOcta Core CPU
8x Kryo 585 @ 3.2GHz
Octa Core CPU
2x Kryo 570 @ 2.2GHz & 6x Kryo 570 @ 1.8GHz
GPUAdreno 650Adreno 619
RAM 6GB or 8GB of RAM 6 GB
Rear CameraTriple Cameras:
48MP Main Camera (f/1.79 Aperture, PD Autofocus)
8MP Ultra-wide (f/2.2 Aperture, 119° FoV)
5MP Telemacro (f/2.4 Aperture, Autofocus)
-LED Flash
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 20 Megapixels
20 Megapixels (f/2.2 Aperture)
Storage128GB or 256GB UFS 3.1128GB
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 6Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (Dual Band)
NFCYesYes
BluetoothBluetooth 5.1Bluetooth 5.0
InfraredYes
PositionGPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, Galileo & BeiDouA-GPS, GLONASS, Galileo & BeiDou
USB OTGYesYes
USBUSB Type-CUSB Type-C
3.5mm Audio JackNoYes
Audio EnhancementHi-Res Audio, Dolby ATMOS and Stereo Dual SpeakersDolby 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
Battery4520 mAh Li-Po Battery (Non-removable)
33W Fast Charging (100% in 52 minutes)
5000 mAh Li-Po Battery (Non-removable)
15W Charging Rate
MaterialGlass Front & BackGlossy Plastic
Size163.7 x 76.4 x 7.8 mm164.4 x 75.9 x 8.6 mm
Weight196 g193 g
ColorsNight Black, Deep Ocean Blue, and Arctic WhitePrism Dot Black and Prism Dot Gray
Launch DateMarch 22, 2021December 4, 2020
Price17,990.00 - Official price of (6GB RAM + 128GB storage) version in the Philippines
20,990.00 - Official price of (8GB RAM + 256GB storage) version in the Philippines
19,990.00 - Official Price in the Philippines
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