LG’s dedication to offering feature-rich smartphones is demonstrated with the LG K42. With its durable design, vibrant display, versatile camera system, reliable performance, and thoughtful security features, the LG K42 stands out as an excellent choice for budget-conscious consumers.
|Price in Pakistan||PKR 34,999 Expected|
|Other Countries||$123 €114 £98 ¥885 ₹10289 ﷼461 Expected|
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2G Bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
|3G Bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100|
|4G Bands||1, 3, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38 - Europe|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A Cat6 300/50 Mbps|
|Announced||2020, September 21|
|Status||Available. Released 2020, September 21|
|Dimensions||165 x 76.7 x 8.4 mm (6.50 x 3.02 x 0.33 in)|
|Weight||182 g (6.42 oz)|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Size||6.6 inches, 105.2 cm2 (~83.1% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~266 ppi density)|
|OS||Android 10, upgradable to Android 11|
|Chipset||Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22 (12 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53|
|Internal||64GB 3GB RAM|
|Quad||13 MP, 27mm (wide), 1/3.1", 1.12µm, PDAF
5 MP, f/2.2, 115˚ (ultrawide), 1/5.0", 1.12µm
2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
|Features||LED flash, panorama, HDR|
|Single||8 MP, (wide)|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|NFC||Yes (market/region dependent)|
|USB||USB Type-C 2.0, OTG|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass|
|Type||Li-Po 4000 mAh, non-removable|
|Models||LMK420, LM-K420, LMK420H, LM-K420H, LMK420E, LM-K420E, LMK420Y, LM-K420Y|
Design and Display
The LG K42 boasts a sleek and modern design. The device features a durable chassis with MIL-STD-810G certification, making it resistant to various environmental factors, including shocks and drops. Equipped with a 6.6-inch IPS LCD display, 720 x 1600 pixels of resolution. The slim bezels contribute to an 83.1% screen-to-body ratio, enhancing the overall visual appeal.
Performance and Storage
Powered by a Mediatek Helio P22 processor, the LG K42 delivers smooth and responsive performance for everyday tasks. The smartphone manages everything with ease, including web browsing, streaming media, and multitasking with numerous programs open at once. The inclusion of 3GB RAM contributes to efficient multitasking, providing a seamless user experience.
Photography enthusiasts will appreciate the LG K42’s versatile quad-camera setup. The device features a 13MP main camera, a 5MP ultra-wide-angle lens, a 2MP depth sensor, and a dedicated 2MP macro lens. This configuration allows users to capture a wide range of shots, from expansive landscapes to detailed close-ups, ensuring that creativity knows no bounds.
Battery and Connectivity
The LG K42 is equipped with a sizable 4,000mAh battery, ensuring that users can go through their day without constantly worrying about running out of power. In connectivity, the phone has Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, NFC and USB Type-C 2.0. Incorporating modern security features, the LG K42 includes a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, offering users a quick and secure way to unlock their devices.
Here is an overview of the pricing information for the LG K42 in Pakistan:
Please note that pricing details are subject to change and may vary depending on the retailer or provider. It is always advisable to confirm the price before making a purchase.