OPPO A74 5G vs Samsung Galaxy M42 5G


Quick Comparison


Both OPPO A74 5G and Samsung Galaxy M42 5G comes with same RAM. In terms of display resolution, OPPO A74 5G has better resolution of 2400 x 1080 than Samsung Galaxy M42 5G which has resolution of 1600 x 720. Both have the same amount of internal memory.

NameOPPO A74 5GSamsung Galaxy M42 5G
RAM6 GB6 GB
Display6.5 in6.6 in
Internal Memory128 GB128 GB
Battery5000 mAh5000 mAh
Camera48 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP Triple48 MP Quad
PriceRs. 17990Rs. 21999

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Detailed Comparison


Price And Launch

The launch Date of the first phone is April 20, 2021. The cost of OPPO A74 5G is Rs. 17990. The launch Date of the second phone is April 28, 2021 . The cost of Samsung Galaxy M42 5G is Rs. 21999.

Display comparison

Samsung Galaxy M42 5G has larger screen size of 6.6 inches in comparison to OPPO A74 5G's 6.5 inch screen. OPPO A74 5G has IPS LCD Screen type where as Samsung Galaxy M42 5G has Super AMOLED Screen type. OPPO's phone has display density of 405 PPI & Samsung's phone has only 266 PPI display density. In terms of screen to body ratio, Samsung's phone has better screen to body ratio of ~ 84.3% than OPPO's phone ~ 83.8%. Both phones have same aspect ratio of 20:9.

Memory comparison

Both mobiles come with 6 GB RAM and both have same Internal Memory of 128 GB. Both of the devices have Memory Card Slot.

Camera comparison

OPPO A74 5G has 48 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP Triple Rear Camera in comparison to Samsung Galaxy M42 5G's 48 MP Quad Rear Camera. Samsung Galaxy M42 5G will be better choice if you're looking to click lot of selfies as it has better 20 MP Front Camera in comparison to OPPO A74 5G's 8 MP Front Camera.

Technical comparison

Both the phones run on Android Operating System Version 11.

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Full Comparison


NameOPPO A74 5GSamsung Galaxy M42 5G
General
Sim TypeDual Sim, GSM+GSMDual Sim, GSM+GSM (Hybrid Slot)
Dual SimYesYes
Sim SizeNano+Nano SIMNano SIM
Device TypeSmartphoneSmartphone
Release DateApril 20, 2021April 28, 2021
Design
Dimensions162.9 x 74.7 x 8.4 mm164.4 x 75.9 x 8.6 mm
Weight188 g190 g
Display
TypeColor IPS LCD screen (16M)Color Super AMOLED screen (16M)
TouchYes, with MultitouchYes, with Multitouch
Size6.5 inches, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 90 Hz6.6 inches, 720 x 1600 pixels, 60 Hz
Aspect Ratio20:920:9
PPI~405 PPI~266 PPI
Screen to Body Ratio~ 83.8%~ 84.3%
NotchYes, Punch HoleYes, Water Drop Notch
Memory
RAM6 GB6 GB
Storage128 GB128 GB
Storage TypeUFS 2.1UFS 2.1
Card SlotYesYes, (Hybrid Slot)
Connectivity
GPRSYesYes
EDGEYesYes
3GYesYes
4GYesYes
5GYesYes
VoLTEYesYes, Dual Stand-By
WifiYes, with wifi-hotspotYes, with wifi-hotspot
BluetoothYes, v5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX HDYes, v5.0, A2DP, LE
USBYes, USB-C v2.0Yes, USB-C v2.0
USB FeaturesUSB on-the-go, USB ChargingUSB on-the-go, USB Charging
Extra
GPSYes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDSYes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
Fingerprint SensorYes, SideYes, In Display
Face UnlockYesYes
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, CompassAccelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass
3.5mm Headphone JackYesYes
ExtraNFC
Camera
Rear Camera48 MP f/1.7 (Wide Angle)
2 MP f/2.4 (Macro)
2 MP f/2.4 (Depth Sensor) with autofocus
48 MP f/1.8 (Wide Angle)
8 MP f/2.2 (Ultra Wide)
5 MP f/2.4 (Macro)
5 MP f/2.4 (Depth Sensor) with autofocus
FeaturesHDR, PanoramaPanorama, HDR
Video Recording4K @ 30fps UHD, 1080p @ 30fps FHD4K @ 30fps UHD, 1080p @ 30fps FHD, 720p @ 480fps HD
FlashYes, LEDYes, LED
Front CameraPunch Hole 8 MP f/2 with Screen Flash20 MP f/2.2 (Wide Angle) with Screen Flash
Front Video Recording1080p @ 30fps FHD1080p @ 30fps FHD
Technical
OSAndroid v11Android v11
ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 480 Qualcomm Snapdragon 750 5G
CPU2 GHz, Octa Core Processor2.2 GHz, Octa Core Processor
Core Details2x2.0 GHz Kryo 460 & 6x1.8 GHz Kryo 4602x2.2 GHz Kryo 570 & 6x1.8 GHz Kryo 570
GPUAdreno 619Adreno 619
JavaNoNo
BrowserYesYes, supports HTML5
Multimedia
EmailYesYes
MusicYesYes
VideoYesYes
FM RadioNoYes
Document ReaderYesYes
Battery
TypeNon-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
Size5000 mAh, Li-Po Battery5000 mAh, Li-Po Battery
Fast Charging18W Fast Charging15W Fast Charging
Talk Time36 hours
Music Playback Time130 hours

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