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Samsung Galaxy F42 (SM-E426B/DS 128GB/6GB) vs Samsung Galaxy M42 (SM-M426B/DS 128GB/6GB)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy F42 vs Samsung Galaxy M42 phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy M42 XSamsung Galaxy F42 (SM-E426B/DS 128GB/6GB)08Points
Samsung Galaxy F42 (SM-E426B/DS 128GB/6GB)
6.6"
PLS

1080x2408

64
MP

8mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
08PointsSamsung Galaxy M42 (SM-M426B/DS 128GB/6GB)Compare Samsung Galaxy F42 X
Samsung Galaxy M42 (SM-M426B/DS 128GB/6GB)
6.6"
AMOLED

720x1600

48
MP

20mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy M42 (SM-M426B/DS 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!

Galaxy F42 (SM-E426B/DS 128GB/6GB)8 Advantages Samsung Galaxy F42 (SM-E426B/DS 128GB/6GB)vsGalaxy M42 (SM-M426B/DS 128GB/6GB)8 Advantages Samsung Galaxy M42 (SM-M426B/DS 128GB/6GB)
+2.2GHz 64bit Octa-Core10%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2.2GHz 64bit Octa-Core
+90Hz50%
The display reproduces more frames per second because the frequency (Hertz) is higher, improves fluidity and tires your eyes less.
vs60Hz
+1080x2408 pixels126%
Higher resolution screen
vs720x1600 pixels
+400 PPI50%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs266 PPI
+(triple camera) 64MP + 5MP + 2MP8%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(quad camera) 48MP + 8MP + 5MP + 5MP
+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
vsNot supported
+Proximity sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
More SIM card slots. You can choose more carriers.
vs2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
eMMC 5.1vs+UFS 2.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
203 grams (7.11 ounces)vs+193 grams (6.76 ounces)5%
Lighter
9 millimeters (0.35 inches)vs+8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)5%
Thinner
TFT PLSvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
(front) 8MPvs+(front) 20MP149%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
1152p (2048x1152)vs+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)vs+(front) 4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely

37 Common items in both devices
6GB LPDDR4X
128GB (103GB available)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
Plastic body, glass front
16 million
6.6"
LED flash
+30 specs and more in the table below

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📱 Model features

Samsung Galaxy F42 (SM-E426B/DS 128GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy M42 (SM-M426B/DS 128GB/6GB)
ModelGalaxy F42 (SM-E426B/DS 128GB/6GB)Galaxy M42 (SM-M426B/DS 128GB/6GB)
Other model namesGalaxy F42 5G SM-E426B/Dual-SIM (6GB RAM)Galaxy M42 5G SM-M426B/Dual-SIM (6GB RAM)
Country or region availableIndia
India
India
India
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release date10/3/2021, Announced: 9/29/20214/28/2021
Depth9 millimeters (0.35 inches)8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Size (width x height)76.4 x 167.2 millimeters (3.01 x 6.58 in)75.9 x 164.4 millimeters (2.99 x 6.47 in)
Weight203 grams (7.11 ounces)193 grams (6.76 ounces)
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported

🤖 Operating System

Samsung Galaxy F42 (SM-E426B/DS 128GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy M42 (SM-M426B/DS 128GB/6GB)
System versionAndroid 11Android 11
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
User InterfaceOne UI Core 3.1feature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Samsung Galaxy F42 (SM-E426B/DS 128GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy M42 (SM-M426B/DS 128GB/6GB)
Chipset64bit - MediaTek Dimensity 700 (MT6833V) (7nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G SM7225 (8nm)
CPUOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.2GHz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
2GHz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A55
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.2GHz Dual-Core Kryo 570
1.8GHz Hexa-Core Kryo 570
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G57 MC2 (950MHz)Qualcomm Adreno 619
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredfeature not registered

💽 Memory and storage

Samsung Galaxy F42 (SM-E426B/DS 128GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy M42 (SM-M426B/DS 128GB/6GB)
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X6GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (103GB available)
eMMC 5.1
128GB (103GB available)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)

📲 Display

Samsung Galaxy F42 (SM-E426B/DS 128GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy M42 (SM-M426B/DS 128GB/6GB)
Display typeTFT PLSSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.6" inches6.6" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~82.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~84.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x2408 pixels (20:9)720x1600 pixels (20:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)400 PPI266 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Refresh rate90Hz60Hz
Display featuresNot supportedNot supported

📶 Mobile networks

Samsung Galaxy F42 (SM-E426B/DS 128GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy M42 (SM-M426B/DS 128GB/6GB)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Dual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload2000/1024 Mbps2000/1024 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G, 5G2G, 3G, 4G, 5G
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 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat6 (1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
LTE Cat12 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkSA/NSA/Sub6 (1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41, 78, 79)SA/NSA/Sub6 (1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41, 66, 78)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSAGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSA
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Secondary 4G networkLTE Cat6 (1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Not supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+

📷 Camera

Samsung Galaxy F42 (SM-E426B/DS 128GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy M42 (SM-M426B/DS 128GB/6GB)
Back camera (main camera)(triple camera)
64 megapixels
5MP ultrawidef/2.2115°1/5"1.12µm
2MP depthf/2.4
(quad camera)
48 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.2123°
5MP macrof/2.4
5MP depthf/2.4
Main camera resolution10120x6328 pixels8000x6000 pixels
Video recording (primary)1152p (2048x1152) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered0.8µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Camera extras1080p@30fpsfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Samsung Galaxy F42 (SM-E426B/DS 128GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy M42 (SM-M426B/DS 128GB/6GB)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels20 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels5184x3840 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)4K UHD (3840x2160)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Samsung Galaxy F42 (SM-E426B/DS 128GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy M42 (SM-M426B/DS 128GB/6GB)
LoudspeakerMono sound (not stereo)Supported
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
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

🔌 Connectivity

Samsung Galaxy F42 (SM-E426B/DS 128GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy M42 (SM-M426B/DS 128GB/6GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
TV outputUSB Type-C (reversible)USB Type-C (reversible)
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNANot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
NFCNot supportedSupported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Samsung Galaxy F42 (SM-E426B/DS 128GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy M42 (SM-M426B/DS 128GB/6GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Gyroscope
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Gyroscope
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Samsung Galaxy F42 (SM-E426B/DS 128GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy M42 (SM-M426B/DS 128GB/6GB)
Battery typeLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity5000 mAh5000 mAh
Charger, watts15W Fast battery charging15W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered36 hours (1.5 days)
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered

➕ Other features

Samsung Galaxy F42 (SM-E426B/DS 128GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy M42 (SM-M426B/DS 128GB/6GB)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous- Colors: Matte Black, Matte Aqua- Colors: Prism Dot Black, Gray
- One UI 3.1
- Infinity-U display
- Samsung Pay

☢️ Radiation rate

Samsung Galaxy F42 (SM-E426B/DS 128GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy M42 (SM-M426B/DS 128GB/6GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)0.47W/kg (head)0.689W/kg (head)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)0.94W/kg (head), 1.23W/kg (body)feature not registered
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