HMD Global has today launched its Nokia 4.2 smartphone in India. The smartphone was initially launched at the Mobile World Congress 2019 in Barcelona and today, it has finally made its way to India. Although Nokia 4.2 falls in the budget range, it comes with a dedicated button for Google Assistant and has an LED notification light on its power button. The company has also taken to Nokia Mobile India’s Twitter handle to tease the features of the handset there.
Like all the other Nokia smartphones from HMD Global, Nokia 4.2 is a part of Google’s Android One program, which basically means that it will be getting timely Android updates for two years and security patches for three years. Here are the pricing details and specifications of the newly launched Nokia 4.2 smartphone that you should know about:
Nokia 4.2 price in India
Nokia 4.2 smartphone is available only in one variant in India that comes with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of storage. The handset is priced at Rs 10,990 in the country and will be available starting today.
Interested buyers can head to Nokia’s official online store to buy the Nokia 4.2 handset. The device will be on sale on the platform exclusively for a week, after which it can be picked up from Croma, Reliance, Sangeetha, Poorvika, Big C, and MyG starting May 14.
We should mention that at this price, the newly-launched Nokia 4.2 smartphone competes with the likes of Redmi Note 7 Pro, Realme 3 Pro and Samsung Galaxy M30 (review).
On using the code LAUNCHOFFER till June 10, 2019, on the company’s official website, customers will be able to get Rs 500 off on the Nokia 4.2. In addition to this, Vodafone Idea subscribers will get an instant discount of Rs 2,500 via 50 vouchers of Rs 50 each. Customers will also be getting a free screen replacement that will remain valid for six months.
Nokia 4.2 specifications
Nokia 4.2 has support for dual SIM cards and runs Android 9.0 Pie out-of-the-box. The handset sports a 5.71-inch HD+ (720×1520 pixels) a-Si TFT display that has an aspect ratio of 19:9 and is protected by a 2.5D curved glass. Powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SoC, Nokia 4.2 comes with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. In case users want more storage, they can install a microSD card of up to 400GB.
On the camera front, the Nokia 4.2 sports a dual rear camera setup that comprises of a 13MP sensor that has an f/2.2 aperture and a 2MP secondary sensor that comes with an f/2.2 aperture. For selfies and video calls, there is an 8MP front-facing camera that comes with an f/2.0 lens.
The smartphone houses a 3,000mAh battery and in terms of connectivity options, it comes with 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS, NFC, Micro-USB, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The sensors onboard include an accelerometer, ambient light and a proximity sensor. The device has a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and it measures a 148.95×71.30×8.39mm.