Nokia G42 5G With Qualcomm Snapdragon 480+ Processor Launched in India

Nokia has launched its new phone, the Nokia G42 5G, in India as part of its G series. This phone has been launched in the budget range and will soon be available on Amazon. Before coming to India, this phone was initially introduced globally in June.

Notable points:

  • This phone was launched on September 11.
  • The price of this phone is set at ₹12,599, and it is available in a single variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage.
  • This phone will be available for purchase on Amazon starting from September 15.

The Nokia G42 5G features a 6.56-inch HD+ LCD display with a 90Hz refresh rate and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The display has a brightness of 560 nits. This phone comes with eco-friendly packaging and a Quick Fix design, allowing you to replace the screen, battery, or damaged ports yourself. The phone’s back cover is made from 65% recycled material. This phone has also undergone with various drop tests, ensuring durability. The phone’s dimensions are 165×8.55×75.8 mm, and it weighs 193.8 grams.

The phone is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 480+ (8nm) processor and Adreno 619 GPU for graphics. It is available in a single variant with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of onboard storage. It also supports 5GB of virtual RAM, allowing for a total of up to 11GB of RAM. The phone runs on Android 13 and promises 2 years of system upgrades and 3 years of security updates.

The phone features a triple rear camera setup, including a 50-megapixel primary camera with f/1.8 aperture, a 2-megapixel depth camera, and a 2-megapixel macro camera with f/2.4 aperture. On the front, there’s an 8-megapixel selfie camera. The phone is equipped with a 5000mAh battery that supports 20W fast charging. The company claims that a single charge can provide up to 3 days of playback time.

Being a 5G phone, the Nokia G42 5G naturally supports 5G connectivity. It also features dual 4G VoLTE, GPS, USB Type-C port, Bluetooth 5.1, Wi-Fi, various sensors, a side-mounted fingerprint sensor, IP52 rating for dust and water resistance, and a 3.5mm audio jack.

The phone is available in a single variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage, priced at ₹12,599. It will be available for purchase on Amazon and Nokia’s official website starting from September 15. The phone comes in three color options: So Pink, So Grey and So Purple. It is manufactured in India.

Nokia G42 5G Quick Specs:

  • Display: 6.56-inch HD+ LCD display (720 × 1612 pixels), 90Hz refresh rate, 560 nits brightness, Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 480+ (8nm), Adreno 619 GPU
  • RAM and Storage: 6GB RAM, 128GB onboard storage (5GB virtual RAM support)
  • Cameras: 50-megapixel primary camera (f/1.8 aperture), 2-megapixel depth camera and 2-megapixel macro camera (f/2.4 aperture), 8-megapixel selfie camera
  • Battery: 5000mAh with 20W fast charging (QC3.0 and PD3.0)
  • Connectivity: 5G, dual 4G VoLTE, GPS, USB Type-C port, Bluetooth 5.1, Wi-Fi
  • Dimensions and Weight: 165×8.55×75.8 mm, 193.8 grams
  • Other Features: Android 13, Quick Fix design, Side-mounted fingerprint sensor, IP52 (dust and water resistance), OZO playback audio, 3.5mm audio jack, micro SD card slot
LAUNCH DATESeptember 11, 2023

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