Samsung Galaxy F42 5G price in India has been revealed ahead of the smartphone’s imminent launch in the country. On September 29, the South Korean tech company will be unveiling the 5G=enabled Samsung Galaxy F42 in India. Vital shreds of information about the smartphone including its specification, pricing, and availability were expected to be revealed at the launch event.
However, the Galaxy F42 5G price in India has surfaced online ahead of the phone’s official unveiling. Last week, a set of teasers made appearances on the web, giving us a glimpse of the phone’s specifications. Now, the latest rumor revolves around the price tag the Galaxy F42 5G will be carrying in the country. The smartphone was originally slated to hit the store shelves in India on September 19, but its debut was pushed back. Now, the phone is set to launch on September 29 at 12 PM IST (noon).
Samsung Galaxy F42 5G Price In India
While the Samsung Galaxy F42 5G launch event is set to take place in less than 48 hours from now, some domestic retailers have confirmed the phone’s offline price to 91mobiles. According to the company’s official communication, shared with the publication, Samsung Galaxy F42 5G price in India will be INR 20,999 (about $285) for the base variant that offers 6GB of RAM and 128GB of built-in storage capacity. This coincides with previous reports. The larger variant that ships with 8GB of RAM and offers 128GB of built-in storage will set you back INR 22,999 (about $311).
It is worth mentioning here that these are offline prices. Online prices are likely to lower. Furthermore, the Galaxy F42 5G will go on sale via the company’s official online store and Flipkart. The upcoming smartphone has received a dedicated microsite on Samsung.com, as well as Flipkart. These listings have shed light on the phone’s key specifications and highly appealing design.
Design & Specifications
The Galaxy F42 5G smartphone sports a display that offers FHD+ resolution and a refresh rate of 90Hz. In the optics department, the phone houses a triple rear camera setup featuring a 64MP main sensor. The phone draws its juices from a 5,000mAh battery. Moreover, all new 5G-ready Samsung phones, including the Galaxy F42 5G, will now support 12 5G bands. Aside from that, the official images reveal the phone’s awe-inspiring design.
The upcoming smartphone seems to sport an Infinity-V notch, which will house the front shooter. The rear-mounted three cameras are housed in a square-shaped module. Furthermore, the back panel adopts a ridge design. Also, the smartphone appears to be available in black and blue color options. The phone has been subject to several leaks in the past. As a result, some details that Samsung did not mention in the official poster, have already been revealed.
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For instance, tipster Mukul Sharma claims that the phone will pack a MediaTek Dimensity 700 SoC under the hood. According to Sharma, it will run on Android 11 OS with One UI skin on top. Furthermore, the phone is likely to house an 8MP selfie camera. Its battery will support 15W charging. For connectivity, it will support dual-band Wi-Fi. Aside from that 64MP camera, the rear camera setup could include a 2MP portrait lens and a 5MP ultra-wide-angle lens.