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Samsung Galaxy F42 5G: The New Re-branded Galaxy A22 5G

Samsung recently launched the Galaxy F42 5G in the Nepali market at the price lying under NPR 40,000. The device looks more like the re-brand to the Galaxy A22 5G. This is not the first time Samsung has rebranded its A-series smartphone to an F-series handset. But now, the price of the device has been cut down to lie under NPR 35,000. So, let’s dig into the specs and the new official Samsung Galaxy F42 5G Price in Nepal.

Samsung Galaxy F42 Overview

Design and Display

The outlook of the Galaxy F42 5G is quite similar to the new in-house Galaxy M62. The F42 5G features a 6.6-inch FHD+ TFT display panel with 2400×1080 pixels resolution and an Infinity-V notch at the front. It boasts a 90Hz of refresh rate and is quite heavy as compared to the Samsung Galaxy A22 4G.

It weighs 203g and has 9mm of thickness. The available color options for the model are – Grey, Mint, White, and Violet.

samsung galaxy a22 5g

Performance and Memory

Galaxy F42 5G has a 7nm MediaTek Dimensity 700 chipset which works alongside Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55) CPU. For graphics, there is a Mali-G57 MCU processor.

The phone runs on Android 11 on top of One UI 3.1 and has 4/64GB, 6/128GB, and 8/128GB memory variants.

Camera and Sound:

The Galaxy F42 5G houses a triple-camera setup with a 48MP primary sensor, a 5MP ultrawide lens, and a 2MP depth shooter. It has a LED flash, panorama, and HDR mode while supporting the video shoot at 1080p under 30fps.

Upfront, the handset features an 8MP lens with f/2.0 aperture that shoots 1080p videos at 30fps. Likewise, the phone has Dolby Atmos audio system and a 3.5mm headphone jack.

samsung galaxy a22 5g color options

Battery and Extras:

Like the Galaxy F42 4G, this model also features a non-removable Li-Po 5,000mAh battery with a 15W fast charging. Besides these, there is a side-mounted fingerprint scanner for biometrics. And other sensors include accelerometer, gyro, and proximity.

Furthermore, for connectivity; Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, and a USB Type-C port are present.

Samsung Galaxy F42 5G key Specifications:

  • Body: 167.2 x 76.4 x 9.0mm, 203 gm
  • Display: 6.6-inches FHD+ TFT Infinity-V panel
  • Resolution: 1080 x 2400 pixels
  • CPU: Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
  • GPU: Mali-G57 MCU
  • Processor: MediaTek Dimensity 700 5G (8nm)
  • Memory: 4/6/8GB RAM, 64/128GB storage (expandable)
  • Rear Camera: Triple (48MP primary, 5MP ultra-wide, 2MP depth)
  • Front Camera: 8MP, f/2.2 lens
  • Biometrics: Side-mounted fingerprint scanner
  • Audio: 3.5mm headphone jack, Dolby Atmos
  • Battery: 5000mAh with 15W fast charging
  • Sensors: accelerometer, gyro, and proximity
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, and a USB Type-C port
  • Colors: Mint, Grey, White, and Violet

Samsung Galaxy F42 5G Price in Nepal

The official price of the Samsung Galaxy F42 5G in Nepal was NPR 34,999 for the 6/128GB memory variant which is now made NPR 31,999. This is approximately Rs. 4,000 of the price cut. They are available in most Samsung authorized retail stores.

ModelSamsung Galaxy F42 5G Old Price in NepalSamsung Galaxy F42 5G New Price in Nepal
Samsung Galaxy F42 5G (6/128GB)Rs. 34,999Rs. 31,999
Samsung Galaxy F42 5G (8/128GB) Rs. 38,999Rs. 34,999

Also Read:Galaxy A22 5G marked down as Samsung’s cheapest 5G model

Pragya Sapkota
Pragya Sapkota
I am a tech content writer at Youtech Nepal who loves travelling and watching F.R.I.E.N.D.S. Just looking for the light in life!!!

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