Samsung Galaxy A42 5G – Full Specs and Official Price in the Philippines

By Daniel Gubalane on Dec 04, 2020
The Samsung Galaxy A42 5G smartphone in black.
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₱19,990.00 Official Price

The Samsung Galaxy A42 5G is a mid-range 5G smartphone officially announced in the Philippines on December 4, 2020. It features a 6.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED display, 48MP + 8MP + 5MP + 5MP quad rear cameras, and a single 20MP selfie camera.

It runs on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 750 5G chipset with 6GB of RAM, Android 10 OS, and One UI software. There's also an under-display fingerprint scanner, Dolby ATMOS audio, and 128GB of expandable storage.

A 5,000mAh battery powers the device with support for 15W fast charging.

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G Full Smartphone Specifications

Specs Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
Display 6.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED Display (720 x 1600 Pixels, 266 ppi) with 20:9 Aspect Ratio and Infinity-U Notch
OS Android 10 with One UI
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 750 5G
CPU Octa Core CPU
2x Kryo 570 @ 2.2GHz & 6x Kryo 570 @ 1.8GHz
GPU Adreno 619
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
Front Camera 20 Megapixels (f/2.2 Aperture)
Storage 128GB
Expansion Expandable up to 1TB via microSD
SIM Card Dual SIM (Nano-SIM)
Cellular 5G, 4G LTE (with VoLTE), 3G HSPA+, 2G EDGE & GPRS Networks
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (Dual Band)
Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0
Positioning A-GPS, GLONASS, Galileo & BeiDou
Sound Dolby Atmos
3.5mm Audio Jack
FM Radio No
Biometrics Face Recognition & Fingerprint Sensor (under display)
Sensors Gyroscope, Compass, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Accelerometer
Battery 5000 mAh Li-Po Battery (Non-removable)
15W Charging Rate
Material Glossy Plastic
Dimensions 164.4 x 75.9 x 8.6 mm
Weight 193 g
Colors Prism Dot Black and Prism Dot Gray
Release Date December 4, 2020

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G Price in the Philippines

Price RAM + Storage
₱19,990.00 6GB+128GB

The official price of the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G smartphone in the Philippines is ₱19,990.00.

It is now available in Samsung stores, authorized dealers, and online shops.

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