Rumors and leaks made us foresee a new Samsung launch for the M series, where the battery has become its flagship brand, but it is not until now that we have been able to know everything about this smartphone. The official Samsung Galaxy M42 5G arrives ready to revolutionize the market with a price that adapts so that everyone has access to the highest level of connectivity.
There are more and more smartphones that integrate this technology and the turn of the most affordable mid-range has arrived, but all this without forgetting other important points. The desired Galaxy M42 5G does not disappoint in practically any aspect and as we are going to see it can stand up to both the Xiaomi and Realme options and the rest of the brands stand out in these ranges.
Everything the Samsung Galaxy M42 5G offers
The design that integrates this model reminds us of the Galaxy A42, taking some inspiration from the position that it integrates a square camera module on the back and that also integrates textures. The screen is 6.6 inches of Amoled technology although the resolution conforms to HD + including the fingerprint reader under the screen. The weight of the terminal is also reduced despite the large battery, with about 190 grams that make it suitable for any hand.
Ahead we see that the front camera remains in the classic U-shaped notch, to win the dominant Infinity-U display with a 20 Mpx sensor that promises movie selfies . Behind the four cameras that make up this model are 48 Mpx with aperture f / 1.8 for the main sensor, 8 Mpx wide angle, as well as two extra 5 Mpx lenses to improve portrait mode and take macro photos of objects or elements. with the maximum detail. As for the video, it offers 4K recording but there is no mention of the stabilizer.
The interior is reigned by the Snapdragon 750G chip, a processor that has become quite an attraction due to the good results it offers. The options presented are 6 or 8 GB of RAM along with 128 GB of internal memory with the option to expand it through MicroSD.
Showing off battery and connectivity
As its name indicates, one of the incentives is the integration of 5G, but it is also that the battery is 5,000 mAh , which promises up to 130 hours playing music or 34 hours watching videos. To make it even more interesting, it integrates a 15W fast charge with which to charge it in less time and continue enjoying it.
There is also the NFC to make mobile payments, the audio jack, USB Type C connection, Bluetooth 5.0 and GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo to have the best positioning in any circumstance. The software comes with Android 11 and One UI 3.1 with all its additions and customization options.
Price and availability of the Galaxy M42 5G
The presentation of this model has been carried out in India but it is expected to arrive sooner or later in Spain and other countries. It will go on sale on May 2 in black and white colors for both known memory variants for the following price:
- Samsung Galaxy M42 5G with 6 GB + 128 GB for 21,999 Indian rupees (245 euros at the exchange rate)
- Samsung Galaxy M42 5G 6 GB +1 28 GB for 23,999 Indian rupees (267 euros at the exchange)