Samsung Galaxy A42 vs OnePlus Nord N100 vs OnePlus Nord N10

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Display

Size:

6.6 inches
6.5 inches
6.5 inches

Resolution:

1600 x 720 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 266 PPI
1600 x 720 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 269 PPI
2400 x 1080 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 406 PPI

Technology:

Super AMOLED
IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

84.26 %
82.81 %
83.51 %

Features:

60Hz refresh rate, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
90Hz refresh rate, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
90Hz refresh rate, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G SM7225
Qualcomm Snapdragon 460
Qualcomm Snapdragon 690 SM6350

Processor:

Octa-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo 570, 64-bit, 8 nm
Octa-core, 1800 MHz, Kryo 240, 64-bit, 11 nm
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, Kryo 560, 64-bit, 8 nm

GPU:

Adreno 619
Adreno 610
Adreno 619L

RAM:

4GB LPDDR4
4GB LPDDR4
6GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

128GB, available to use: 106 GB
64GB (UFS 2.1)
128GB (UFS 2.1)

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 1000 GB
microSDXC up to 256 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (11, 10), Samsung One UI
Android (10)
Android (10)

Battery

Capacity:

5000 mAh
5000 mAh
4300 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging:

Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging
Fast charging
OnePlus Warp Charge

Max charge speed:

Wired: 15.0W
Wired: 18.0W
Wired: 30.0W

Camera

Rear:

Quad camera
Triple camera
Quad camera

Main camera:

48 MP (PDAF)
13 MP (PDAF)
64 MP (PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.8; Pixel size: 0.8 μm
Aperture size: F2.2
Aperture size: F1.8; Sensor size: 1/1.7"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm

Second camera:

8 MP (Ultra-wide)
2 MP (Macro)
8 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2
Aperture size: F2.4
Aperture size: F2.2

Third camera:

5 MP (Macro)
2 MP (Depth information)
2 MP (Macro)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4
Aperture size: F2.4
Aperture size: F2.4

Fourth camera:

5 MP (Depth information)
2 MP (Black and White)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4
Aperture size: F2.4

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (480 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features:

Time-lapse video

Front:

20 MP (Autofocus)
8 MP (HDR)
16 MP (EIS, HDR)

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

6.47 x 2.99 x 0.34 inches (164.4 x 75.9 x 8.6 mm)
6.49 x 2.96 x 0.33 inches (164.9 x 75.1 x 8.49 mm)
6.42 x 2.94 x 0.35 inches (163 x 74.7 x 8.95 mm)

Weight:

6.81 oz (193.0 g)
6.63 oz (188.0 g)
6.70 oz (190.0 g)

Biometrics:

In-screen fingerprint
2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)
2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key
Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Prism Dot black, Prism Dot white, Prism Dot grey
Midnight frost
Midnight ice

Cellular

5G:

n1, n3, n5, n7, n8, n28, Sub-6
n2, n5, n25, n41, n66, n71

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
Bands 38(2600), 41(2600+)
Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS:

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 8(900)
Bands 5(850), 8(900), 4(1700/2100), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Bands 5(850), 8(900), 4(1700/2100), 2(1900), 1(2100)

Data Speed:

LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Cat 13/5 (400/75 Mbit/s), LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Pro Cat 16 (1000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM:

Shared with microSD

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features:

aptX, aptX-HD

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.0
5.0
5.1

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB:

Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0
Type-C (reversible)
Type-C (reversible)

Features:

Charging
Charging
Charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou, Dual-band positioning, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other:

NFC
NFC

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T3

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Dec 02, 2020

FCC ID value:

2ABZ2-EF164 link

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.45 W/kg

Body:

0.64 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.38 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.04 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

€ 340
$ 179 / € 200
$ 300 / € 350

User Manual:

This is the official Samsu​ng Galaxy A42 User Guide in English provided from the manufacturer.

In The Box:

Charger Adapter, USB Type-C Cable, Quick Start Guide, Safety Information, SIM Tray Ejector
Warp Charge Adapter, Warp Type-C Cable, Quick Start Guide, Safety Information, SIM Tray Ejector

Availability

Officially announced:

Sep 02, 2020
Oct 26, 2020
Oct 26, 2020
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