Samsung Galaxy A42 5G vs POCO F5: Side by Side Specs Comparison

This is a side-by-side smartphone specs comparison of the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G and POCO F5.

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

Meanwhile, the POCO F5 has a 6.67-inch display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 processor, triple cameras, 5G connectivity, and 5000mAh battery.


Specs Samsung Galaxy A42 5G POCO F5
Picture Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
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× POCO F5
3.5/5 stars (160 ratings)
Screen 6.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED Display (720 x 1600 Pixels, 266 ppi) with 20:9 Aspect Ratio and Infinity-U Notch 6.67-inch FHD+ AMOLED Display (1080 x 2400 Pixels, 395 ppi) with 20:9 Aspect Ratio, 120Hz Refresh Rate, Dolby Vision, HDR10+, 500 nits typ. brightness, 1000 nits (peak), and punch-hole
OS Android 10 with One UI Android 13 with MIUI 14 for POCO
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 750 5G Qualcomm Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2
CPU Octa Core CPU
2x Kryo 570 @ 2.2GHz & 6x Kryo 570 @ 1.8GHz
Octa Core CPU
1x Cortex-A710 @ 2.91GHz , 3x Cortex-A710 @ 2.49GHz & 4x Cortex-A510 @ 1.8GHz
GPU Adreno 619 Adreno 725
RAM 6 GB 8GB or 12GB of RAM
Rear Camera 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
Triple Cameras:
64MP Main Camera (f/1.8 Aperture, Autofocus, OIS)
8MP Ultra-wide (f/2.2 Aperture, 120˚ FoV)
2MP Macro (f/2.4 Aperture)
-LED Flash
-Up to 4K@30fps video recording
Front Camera 20 Megapixels (f/2.2 Aperture)
16 Megapixels (f/2.5 Aperture)
- Up to 1080p@60fps video recording
Storage 128GB 256GB
Expansion 1TB via microSD None
SIM Dual 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-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (Dual Band) Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac/6e
NFC Yes Yes
Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth 5.3
Infrared Yes
Position A-GPS, GLONASS, Galileo & BeiDou GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSS
USB OTG Yes Yes
USB USB Type-C USB Type-C
3.5mm Audio Jack Yes Yes
Audio Enhancement Dolby Atmos Hi-Res Audio and Stereo Dual Speakers
FM Radio No No
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
Battery 5000 mAh Li-Po Battery (Non-removable)
15W Charging Rate
5000 mAh Li-Po Battery (Non-removable)
67W Fast Charging (100% in 46 minutes)
Material Glossy Plastic Glass front, Polycarbonate back
Size 164.4 x 75.9 x 8.6 mm 161.11 x 74.95 x 7.9 mm
Weight 193 g 181 g
Colors Prism Dot Black and Prism Dot Gray Black, Blue, and White
Launch Date December 4, 2020 May 9, 2023
Price 19,990.00 - Official Price in the Philippines 20,999.00 - Official price of 8GB+256GB version in the Philippines
22,999.00 - Official price of 12GB+256GB version in the Philippines
Buy Online Samsung Galaxy A42 5G on Lazada
Samsung Galaxy A42 5G on Shopee
POCO F5 on Lazada
POCO F5 on Shopee

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