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LG K42 (K420YM) vs Realme 6 Pro (128GB/6GB)

Side by side comparison between LG K42 vs Realme 6 Pro phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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LG K42 (K420YM)
6.6"
IPS

720x1600

13
MP

8mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
21PointsRealme 6 Pro (128GB/6GB)Compare LG K42 X
Realme 6 Pro (128GB/6GB)
6.6"
IPS

1080x2400

64
MP

16mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4300
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Realme 6 Pro (128GB/6GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

K42 (K420YM)3 Advantages LG K42 (K420YM)vs6 Pro (128GB/6GB)21 Advantages Realme 6 Pro (128GB/6GB)
+184 grams (6.44 ounces)10%
Lighter
vs202 grams (7.07 ounces)
+8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)6%
Thinner
vs8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
+MIL-STD-810G military certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)
2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.3Ghz 64bit Octa-Core35%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
3GB LPDDR4Xvs+6GB LPDDR4X100%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
64GB (45GB available)vs+128GB (108GB available)140%
More internal storage for applications and files
eMMC 5.1vs+UFS 2.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
60Hzvs+90Hz50%
The display reproduces more frames per second because the frequency (Hertz) is higher, improves fluidity and tires your eyes less.
720x1600 pixelsvs+1080x2400 pixels125%
Higher resolution screen
266 PPIvs+399 PPI50%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
(quad camera) 13MP + 5MP + 2MP + 2MPvs+(quad camera) 64MP + 12MP + 8MP + 2MP3 times
Higher resolution main camera
Only digital zoomvs+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
1/3.1" inchesvs+1/1.72" inches80%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
(front) 8MPvs+(dual front camera) 16MP + 8MP199%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Full HD (1920x1080)vs+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps100%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
4000 mAhvs+4300 mAh8%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
10Wvs+30W2 times
More power (watts) to charge the battery faster. Sometimes, the charger that comes with the device doesn't have the same power supported by the device. Check before you buy it.
1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
vs+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
5.0 + A2DP/LEvs+5.1 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.1 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 5Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys

32 Common items in both devices
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
Plastic body, glass front / Plastic body, glass front/back
TFT IPS LCD
16 million
6.6"
LED flash
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
+25 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresLG K42 (K420YM)Realme 6 Pro (128GB/6GB)
ModelK42 (K420YM)6 Pro (128GB/6GB)
Other model namesLG K42 LMK420YM, LM-K420YM Single-SIMRealme 6 Pro RMX2061 (128GB + 6GB RAM)
Country or region availableAustraliaNew Zealand
Australia, New Zealand
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandLGRealme
Release dateSeptember, 2020March, 2020
Depth8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)76.7 x 165 millimeters (3.02 x 6.5 in)75.8 x 163.8 millimeters (2.98 x 6.45 in)
Weight184 grams (6.44 ounces)202 grams (7.07 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontPlastic body, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersMIL-STD-810G military certified: salt, dust, humidity, rain, vibration, solar radiation, transport and thermal shock resistant.Water repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)
System (OS)LG K42 (K420YM)Realme 6 Pro (128GB/6GB)
Operating systemAndroid 10Android 10
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareLG K42 (K420YM)Realme 6 Pro (128GB/6GB)
Chipset64bit - MediaTek MT6762 Helio P22 (12nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G SM7125 (8nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.5Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.3Ghz Dual-Core Kryo 465 Gold
1.8Ghz Hexa-Core Kryo 465 Silver
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR GE8320 650MhzQualcomm Adreno 618
RAM memory3GB LPDDR4X6GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage64GB (45GB available)
eMMC 5.1
128GB (108GB available)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayLG K42 (K420YM)Realme 6 Pro (128GB/6GB)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size6.6" inches6.6" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~83.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~84.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1600 pixels (20:9)1080x2400 pixels (20:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)266 PPI399 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 5
Display features60Hz90Hz, 480 nits
Mobile networksLG K42 (K420YM)Realme 6 Pro (128GB/6GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps300/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4 (1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (38, 39, 40)
VoLTE
LTE Cat6 (1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
CallingLG K42 (K420YM)Realme 6 Pro (128GB/6GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraLG K42 (K420YM)Realme 6 Pro (128GB/6GB)
Back camera (main camera)(quad camera)
13 megapixels
5MP ultrawidef/2.2115º1/5.0"1.12µm
2MP macrof/2.41.75μm
2MP depthf/2.41.75μm
(quad camera)
64 megapixels
12MP telephotof/2.554mm1/3.4"1.0µmPDAF2x-optical-zoom
8MP ultrawidef/2.313mm1/4.0"1.12µm
2MP macrof/2.422mm1/5.0"1.75µm
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels10120x6328 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length27mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/3.1" inches1/1.72" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel0.8µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
2ª cameraLG K42 (K420YM)Realme 6 Pro (128GB/6GB)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels(dual front camera)
16 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.21/4.0"17mm1.12µm
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.1 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3.1" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1µm pixel
MultimediaLG K42 (K420YM)Realme 6 Pro (128GB/6GB)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityLG K42 (K420YM)Realme 6 Pro (128GB/6GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputUSB Type-C (reversible)USB Type-C (reversible)
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE5.1 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, NavIC
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsLG K42 (K420YM)Realme 6 Pro (128GB/6GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Titan, Green, Red
- Silicon case included
- LG 3D Sound Engine
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Lightning Blue, Lightning Orange
- Realme UI
- Dolby Atmos
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyLG K42 (K420YM)Realme 6 Pro (128GB/6GB)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity4000 mAh4300 mAh
Charger, watts10W (5V/2A) Standard charging30W (5V/6A) Fast battery charging
VOOC 4.0
Talk time autonomy960 minutes | 16 hours | 0.7 dayfeature not registered
Standby10800 minutes | 180 hours | 7.5 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateLG K42 (K420YM)Realme 6 Pro (128GB/6GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered1.19W/kg (head) | 0.92W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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