Samsung Galaxy F42 5G may debut as rebranded M42 5G
Samsung is likely to launch a new Galaxy F42 5G model soon. The handset, with model number SM-E426B/DS, has appeared on the Wi-Fi Alliance website, hinting at its imminent launch. The listing reveals that it will offer support for dual-band Wi-Fi and run on Android 11. The device is believed to be a rebadged Galaxy M42 5G, which was announced in India in April.
The Samsung Galaxy F42 5G is likely to feature a waterdrop notch design with a noticeable bottom bezel and an in-display fingerprint sensor for secure biometric authentication. On the rear, there will be a quad camera setup. The handset is likely to sport a 6.6-inch HD+ (720x1600 pixels) Super AMOLED screen with an aspect ratio of 20:9.
The Samsung Galaxy F42 5G will likely be equipped with a 48MP main sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide lens, a 5MP macro shooter, and a 5MP depth sensor. On the front, a 20MP selfie snapper is expected.
Samsung Galaxy F42 5G will draw power from a Snapdragon 750G processor, paired with 8GB of RAM and up to 256GB of storage. It will run on Android 11 with One UI custom skin on top and pack a 5,000mAh battery with 15W fast-charging support. For connectivity, the device should offer support for dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, 5G, and a Type-C port.
As of now, there is no information regarding the official pricing and availability details of the Samsung Galaxy F42 5G. However, for reference, the Galaxy M42 5G starts at Rs. 21,999 in India.