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Samsung Galaxy A42 5G (SM-A426B/DS 8GB-RAM) vs Lenovo C2 (8GB)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy A42 5G vs Lenovo C2 phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Lenovo C2 XSamsung Galaxy A42 5G (SM-A426B/DS 8GB-RAM)25Points
Samsung Galaxy A42 5G (SM-A426B/DS 8GB-RAM)
6.6"
AMOLED

720x1600

48
MP

20mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Lenovo C2 (8GB)
5"
IPS

720x1280

8
MP

5mp

1GB
RAM

64bit Quad

2750
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy A42 5G (SM-A426B/DS 8GB-RAM)

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!

Galaxy A42 5G (SM-A426B/DS 8GB-RAM)25 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A42 5G (SM-A426B/DS 8GB-RAM)vsC2 (8GB)5 Advantages Lenovo C2 (8GB)
+2.2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core185%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1Ghz 64bit Quad-Core
+8GB LPDDR4X7 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs1GB LPDDR3
+128GB (106GB available)26 times
More internal storage for applications and files
vs8GB (4GB available)
+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC31 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT IPS LCD
+720x1600 pixels25%
Higher resolution screen
vs720x1280 pixels
+6.6"32%
Larger screen
vs5"
+(quad camera) 48MP + 8MP + 5MP + 5MP7 times
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 8MP
+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsHDR photo only main camera
+1/2" inches100%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
vs1/4" inches
+(front) 20MP3 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 5MP
+4K UHD (3840x2160)8 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsHD (1280x720)
+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)6 times
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
vs(front) VGA (640x480)
+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
vsAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
+5G SA/NSAAdvantage
The 5G SA/NSA network is newer and faster
vs4G LTE
+(5G SA/NSA) 2000 Mbps12 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Fingerprint sensor (under display)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+5000 mAh82%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs2750 mAh
+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
vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
+5.0 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
vs4.0 + A2DP
+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
vsNot supported
+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
vsMicroUSB 2.0
193 grams (6.76 ounces)vs+139 grams (4.87 ounces)39%
Lighter
8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)vs+8.55 millimeters (0.34 inches)1%
Thinner
266 PPIvs+294 PPI11%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)vs+LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
vs+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
More SIM card slots. You can choose more carriers.

19 Common items in both devices
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / Autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
Capacitive
Multitouch
+12 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresSamsung Galaxy A42 5G (SM-A426B/DS 8GB-RAM)Lenovo C2 (8GB)
ModelGalaxy A42 5G (SM-A426B/DS 8GB-RAM)C2 (8GB)
Other model namesGalaxy A42 5G SM-A426B/DS (128GB + 8GB RAM)Lenovo C2 Dual-Sim k10a40, Lenovo Vibe C2 k10a40
Country or region availableHong KongMalaysiaSingaporeThailand
Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand
EgyptUnited Arab Emirates(Europe)IndiaPakistanKenyaRussia
Egypt, United Arab Emirates, (Europe), India, Pakistan, Kenya, Russia
BrandSamsungLenovo
Release dateSeptember, 2020July, 2016
Depth8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)8.55 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Size (width x height)75.9 x 164.4 millimeters (2.99 x 6.47 in)71.4 x 143 millimeters (2.81 x 5.63 in)
Weight193 grams (6.76 ounces)139 grams (4.87 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Samsung Galaxy A42 5G (SM-A426B/DS 8GB-RAM)Lenovo C2 (8GB)
Operating systemAndroid 10Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy A42 5G (SM-A426B/DS 8GB-RAM)Lenovo C2 (8GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G SM7225 (8nm)64bit - MediaTek MT6735P (28nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.2Ghz Dual-Core Kryo 570
1.8Ghz Hexa-Core Kryo 570
1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 619ARM Mali-T720 MP2 400Mhz
RAM memory8GB LPDDR4X1GB LPDDR3
Internal storage128GB (106GB available)
UFS 2.1
8GB (4GB available)
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy A42 5G (SM-A426B/DS 8GB-RAM)Lenovo C2 (8GB)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size6.6" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~84.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~67.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1600 pixels (20:9)720x1280 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)266 PPI294 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Display features60Hzfeature not registered
Mobile networksSamsung Galaxy A42 5G (SM-A426B/DS 8GB-RAM)Lenovo C2 (8GB)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Dual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
Maximum download/upload2000/150 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G, 5G2G, 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 850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat11 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
LTE Cat4 800/850/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE 2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,40,41)
Primary 5G networkSA/NSA/Sub6 (1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28, 40, 41, 78)Not supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSAGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
CallingSamsung Galaxy A42 5G (SM-A426B/DS 8GB-RAM)Lenovo C2 (8GB)
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
CameraSamsung Galaxy A42 5G (SM-A426B/DS 8GB-RAM)Lenovo C2 (8GB)
Back camera (main camera)(quad camera)
48 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.2123º
5MP macrof/2.4
5MP depthf/2.4
8 megapixels
Main camera resolution8000x6000 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fpsHD (1280x720) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2" inches1/4" inches
Pixel size0.8µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo only main camera
2ª cameraSamsung Galaxy A42 5G (SM-A426B/DS 8GB-RAM)Lenovo C2 (8GB)
Front camera (secondary)20 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution5184x3840 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)VGA (640x480)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy A42 5G (SM-A426B/DS 8GB-RAM)Lenovo C2 (8GB)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivitySamsung Galaxy A42 5G (SM-A426B/DS 8GB-RAM)Lenovo C2 (8GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE4.0 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy A42 5G (SM-A426B/DS 8GB-RAM)Lenovo C2 (8GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Ambient Light sensor
Other features- Colors: Prism Dot Black, White, Gray
- One UI 2.5
- Samsung Pay
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White
- MaxxAudio sound
- WiFi hotspot
Power supplySamsung Galaxy A42 5G (SM-A426B/DS 8GB-RAM)Lenovo C2 (8GB)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Removable)
BL259
Battery capacity5000 mAh2750 mAh
Charger, watts15W Fast battery charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered840 minutes | 14 hours | 0.6 day
Standbyfeature not registered18000 minutes | 300 hours | 12.5 days
Radiation rateSamsung Galaxy A42 5G (SM-A426B/DS 8GB-RAM)Lenovo C2 (8GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)1.154W/kg (head) | 1.334W/kg (body)feature not registered
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