The race for smartphone sales is starting to rage in this second half of the year. Brands are taking advantage of the release from containment to boost their activity.
Recently, several firms presented new devices for the mid-range market. Even those specializing in the high end, like OnePlus for example , are starting to take an interest in it.
Samsung also wants to establish itself in the circle of mid-range smartphones. He has just officially announced the release of the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G .
The announcement of the new Samsung
A regular at the IFA show, Samsung had to create the “Life Unstoppable” event this year for the presentation of its new products. This was broadcast online on September 2. It was during this broadcast that the Samsung Galaxy A42 was presented.
The Galaxy A42 shows that the brand wants to establish itself in the mid-range market. Despite its designation as an average phone, it has some pretty interesting features. Including 5G compatibility and the 4-camera camera which are rare in devices of the same range.
The Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
The Samsung Galaxy A42 will be equipped with a 6.6-inch Super AMOLED Infinity -U display which is expected to display FHD + resolution.
It will integrate the Snapdragon 690, an Octa Core chip composed of two cores at 2 GHz and six cores clocked at 1.7 GHz. The graphics processor will be an Adreno 619L. The system will run on Android 10 with the famous One Ui 2.1 interface.
The device will have 4-6 GB LPDDR4x RAM. Internal storage in UFS 2.1 will be 64 to 128 GB expandable up to 512 GB by micro SD. We can integrate two SIM cards in the smartphone.
The rear camera will contain 4 cameras. A main of 48 MP with LED flash, an ultra wide angle of 8 MP, a depth sensor of 5 MP and a macro sensor of 5 MP. The front camera will be 20 MP with an f / 2.2 aperture.
Security will be provided by an integrated fingerprint sensor. The Galaxy A42 will be equipped with a 3.5 mm audio jack and Dolby Atmos technology.
It will be compatible with 5G, VoLTE 4G and Wifi 802.11 ac 2.4GHz + 5 GHz networks. GPS and GLONASS will allow better geolocation. Connections will be supported by Bluetooth 5 and USB Type-C. It will be powered by a 5000mAh battery with fast charge.
The Samsung Galaxy A42 5G will be available in black, white and gray for a price of 369 € from next November.