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Samsung Galaxy A42 vs TCL 10 5G UW

Compare phone and tablet specifications of up to three devices at once.

Display

Size:

6.6 inches
6.5 inches

Resolution:

1600 x 720 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 266 PPI
2340 x 1080 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio, 395 PPI

Technology:

Super AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

84.26 %
83.70 %

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G SM7225
Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G SM7250-AB

Processor:

Octa-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo 570, 64-bit, 8 nm
Octa-core, 2400 MHz, Kryo 475, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU:

Adreno 619
Adreno 620

RAM:

4GB LPDDR4
6GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

128GB, available to use: 106 GB
128GB, available to use: 101 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 1000 GB
microSDXC up to 256 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

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

Battery

Capacity:

5000 mAh
4500 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging:

Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0, Reverse charging

Max charge speed:

Wired: 15.0W
Wired: 18.0W

Camera

Rear:

Quad camera
Triple camera

Main camera:

48 MP (PDAF)
48 MP (PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.8; Pixel size: 0.8 μm
Aperture size: F1.8

Second camera:

8 MP (Ultra-wide)
8 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications:

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

Third camera:

5 MP (Macro)
5 MP (Macro, Autofocus)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4

Fourth camera:

5 MP (Depth information)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4

Video recording:

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

Front:

20 MP (Autofocus)
16 MP

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

6.47 x 2.99 x 0.34 inches (164.4 x 75.9 x 8.6 mm)
6.44 x 3.01 x 0.37 inches (163.6 x 76.5 x 9.4 mm)

Weight:

6.81 oz (193.0 g)
7.4 oz (210.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5)

Biometrics:

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

Keys:

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

Colors:

Prism Dot black, Prism Dot white, Prism Dot grey
Diamond gray

Cellular

5G:

n1, n3, n5, n7, n8, n28, Sub-6
n2, n5, n66, n260, n261, Sub-6, mmWave

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 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT), 66(AWS-3)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
Bands 46, 48(3600)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM:

Shared with microSD

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice:

Yes

VoLTE:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.0
5.0

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

USB:

Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0
Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1

Features:

Charging
Charging, OTG

Location:

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

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other:

NFC
NFC

Hearing aid compatible:

M4, T4

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Apr 08, 2021
Sep 02, 2020

FCC ID value:

A3LSMA426U
2ACCJN042

Measured SAR:

Head:

1.11 W/kg
1.00 W/kg

Body:

1.25 W/kg
0.67 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.59 W/kg
1.47 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.06 W/kg
1.00 W/kg

Phablet:

3.81 W/kg
3.12 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

€ 340
$ 400

User Manual:

This is the official Samsu​ng Galaxy A42 User Guide in English provided from the manufacturer.
This is the official TCL 10 5G UW User Guide in English provided from the manufacturer.

In The Box:

Quick start guide, Product safety information, 9V2A Charger, USB-C cable, SIM tool, SIM card

Availability

Officially announced:

Sep 02, 2020
Oct 27, 2020
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