The Galaxy A42 is Samsung's Cheapest 5G Smartphone Yet

The Galaxy A42 is Samsung's Cheapest 5G Smartphone Yet

With Samsung yet to announce the specifics about the Trio, we don't know whether it comes with coils in profusion on the inside.

Samsung Electronics is reportedly looking to develop its own ultra-thin glass (UTG) solution, independent of its subsidiary Samsung Display, and in partnership with Corning, the manufacturers of the Gorilla Glass displays that adorns most smartphones these days (via ETNews).

The successor of the foldable world of Samsung, Galaxy Z Fold 2 features two AMOLED screens with 6.23-inch punch-hole exterior display while flaunting a 7.7-inch Super AMOLED primary foldable display of 120 Hz refresh rate.

It is attributable to go on sale later this 12 months. Samsung didn't confirm the rest of the hardware but SamMobile reports the Galaxy A42 is rumored to run on the Snapdragon 690 processor, 5000mAh battery, 4GB of RAM, and carry a 48-megapixel primary camera.

Since Samsung supports the Qi wireless charging standard, the Wireless Trio Charger can be used to power any device that supports the standard.

"Our journey towards the next generation of mobile devices is full of originality and innovation", T.M. Roh, president and head of Samsung Electronic's mobile communications business, said in a statement.

Samsung also improved its patented Hideaway Hinge, redesigning it for a more fluid fold and unfold experience. The company's new additions to the Galaxy product line include the Galaxy A42 5G, Galaxy Fit 2 and Galaxy Tab A7. It will be available in black color after it is launched later this year. Its LTE variant is priced at €282 (~335), while the WiFi-only variant will set you back by €223 (~$265).

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