Is it Worth Buying LG K42?
If you want to buy a smartphone under Rs 10,000 then there are tons of option available in India with better specifications then LG K42 but still, if you want LG branded smartphone then LG K42 is the only option available around 10k in India.
Before you spend 11k to buy LG K42, let’s see whether this phone is worth buying or not?
LG K42 Price in India
LG K42 is priced at Rs 10,900 for 3GB of Ram and 64GB storage and it’s available in Gray, Green colour options. The phone is available on Flipkart India website.
Is it Worth Buying LG K42?
No, LG K42 is not worth buying because the phone has a weak processor, decent camera setup, smaller battery size, slow charging support, HD display, complicated OS and it’s priced at Rs 10,900 which is not the actual price, they are charging way more. In short, it’s not worth buying & Overpriced.
The phone is powered by MediaTek Helio P22 which is a budget centric processor and LG is providing in 11k smartphone which is not acceptable.
There are tons of smartphone available at 11k which offers MediaTek Helio G80, G85 and G95 chipset. You can take look at Redmi 9 Prime, POCO M2 and other at the same price as LG K42.
Coming to cameras, it has quad-camera setup from which primary and Ultra-Wide will be useable, those 2MP+2MP sensors are just there to make numbers. So, don’t expect much from the camera department.
LG has also used 4,000 mAh battery and they have provided 10W charging support.
If you want only LG branded phone and that’s it, you don’t care about anything else then yes, you can buy LG K42 but if you want about value for money product then it’s better to skip LG K42 and see, what come up with next…
LG K42 Full Specifications
|Launch Date||2021, January 22
|Available From||2021, January 22
|Display||6.60 inches HD+ LCD TFT Display|
|Dimensions||165 x 76.7 x 8.4 mm|
|Screen Refresh Rate||60Hz|
|Resolutions||720 x 1600 Pixels resolution|
|Build Quality||Glass front, plastic back, plastic frame
|Camera (Rear)||13 MP Primary Sensor
5 MP Ultra-Wide
2 MP Macro
2 MP Depth
|Video Recording (Rear)||[email protected]
|Camera (Front)||8MP Selfie Shooter|
|Video Recording (Front)||[email protected]
|Chipset||Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22 (12 nm)|
|OS||Android 10 (OneUI 2.0)|
|CPU||Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53
|Battery||4,000 mAh (non-removable)|
|Charging Speed||10W fast charging support (10W Charger Included in the box)|
|Charging Port||USB Type-C 2.0|
|SIM slote||Dual SIM + SD Card Slot|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass|
|In the Box||Handset, Charger, USB Cable, SIM Tool, Protective Cover, Guides
|Price||3GB Ram + 64GB storage: Rs 10,990|