LG announced the launch of the K42 smartphone in 2020. The manufacturer is offering the LG K42 phone with 6.6 inches display, Mediatek Helio P22 MT6762 chipset, 3 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage.
The LG K42 comes with Android OS v10.0 out of the box, and a Li-Ion 4000 mAh, non-removable battery. The 6.6 inches phone comes with IPS display (720 x 1600 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.
LG K42 specifications
The weight of LG K42 is about 6.42 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this LG phone are average (6.5 x 3.02 x 0.33 inches).
|Dimensions||6.5 x 3.02 x 0.33 inches|
|SIM type||Nano SIM|
The LG K42 comes with Android OS v10.0 out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.
|OS version||Android OS v10.0|
|SoC||Mediatek Helio P22 MT6762|
|CPU||Octa-core, Quad-core 2 GHz Cortex-A53, Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53|
The size of K42 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 6.6 inches IPS display of LG K42 with 720 x 1600 px resolution is multitouch capable.
|Screen size||6.6 inches|
|Resolution||720 x 1600 px|
The internal memory of LG K42 (3 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (64 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.
|Internal storage||64 GB|
|Memory card slot||microSD|
The camera of the K42 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.
|Selfie camera||8 MP|
|Main camera||13 + 5 + 2 + 2 MP, 4160 x 3120 px, autofocus|
The LG K42 supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The K42 phone doesn't have built-in FM radio.
|GSM 2G bands||850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|Network coverage||2G / 3G / 4G|
|Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|Headphone||3.5 mm jack|
The Li-Ion 4000 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of K42 isn't removable without voiding the warranty.
|Type||Li-Ion 4000 mAh, non-removable|
Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The K42 phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This LG phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear.
|Sensors||accelerometer, fingerprint, light, proximity|
The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the LG K42, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
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