Nokia has introduced its latest smartphone, the Nokia G42 5G, in India. The device, offered by its licensee HMD Global, features a 6.56-inch HD+ display with a 90Hz refresh rate. It is powered by the Snapdragon 480+ SoC and comes with a triple rear camera setup. The phone also boasts a 5,000mAh battery with 20W fast charging and runs on Android 13 with promised updates.
The Nokia G42 5G is priced at Rs. 12,599 and offers a single configuration of 6GB RAM and 128GB storage. It comes in two color options: So Grey and So Purple. The smartphone will be available for purchase on Amazon starting September 15th.
In terms of specifications, the Nokia G42 5G runs on Android 13 and is promised to receive two years of Android OS upgrades along with three years of monthly security updates. It sports a 6.56-inch HD+ LCD screen with a 90Hz refresh rate and a peak brightness of 560 nits. The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3.
Powering the smartphone is the octa-core Snapdragon 480+ SoC, coupled with up to 6GB of RAM and 128GB of built-in storage. The RAM can be virtually expanded up to 11GB. In terms of cameras, the Nokia G42 5G features a triple rear camera setup with a 50-megapixel primary sensor and two 2-megapixel sensors. On the front, it has an 8-megapixel sensor for selfies and video chats.
Connectivity options include 5G, GPS, USB Type-C, Bluetooth 5.1, and Wi-Fi. The smartphone also comes with various sensors and features an IP52-rated build for dust and water resistance. It is supported by a 5,000mAh battery with 20W wired fast charging, providing up to three days of playback time on a single charge. The dimensions of the phone are 165×8.55×75.8mm, and it weighs 193.8 grams.
Overall, the Nokia G42 5G offers a range of features at an affordable price point, making it an attractive option for consumers in India.