itel S42 has a Snapdragon processor and 3GB RAM

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itel S42 is a 4G Android smartphone with a 5.65-inch display, Snapdragon 425 processor, 3GB RAM, 3000 mAh battery, selfie dual camera, 13 megapixels main camera, and 16 GB internal storage.

This is the first Snapdragon-powered phone from itel Mobile. As far as itel phones go, it is a rarity, thanks to the 3GB of RAM it has. It is an upgrade to the itel S32 (see our review).

Find below the full specifications of the itel S42.

Wireless Network and Software

  • 2G: GSM, GPRS, EDGE 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
  • 3G: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
  • 4G: LTE bands 1(2100) / 3(1800) / 7(2600) / 20(800) / 38(2600)
  • SIM Type: Nano-SIM, Dual SIM
  • OS: Android 8.0 Oreo

Design, Form Factor and Appearance

  • Dimensions: 153 x 73.55 x 8.25 mm
  • Weight: 150g
  • Display: 5.65-inch, 720 x 1440 pixels, 18:9 aspect ratio, IPS LCD display
  • Sensors: Fingerprint (rear-mounted), Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass
  • Colours: Black. Champagne.

itel S42 Android smartphone with 3GB RAM


  • Processor Type: 64-bit Octa-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
  • Processor Name: Qualcomm Snapdragon 425
  • Graphics Processor: Adreno 308
  • RAM: 3 GB
  • Internal Storage: 16 GB
  • External Storage: microSD, up to 128 GB (dedicated slot)

Photography and Video

  • Rear Camera: 13 megapixels, LED flash, 1080p@30fps video recording
  • Front-facing Camera: Dual – 13 megapixels, f/2.0 + 2 megapixels, 1080p@30fps video capture


  • Music Support: MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player
  • Audio:
  • Loudspeaker: Mono
  • Video Support: MP4/MPEG4 player
  • FM Radio: Yes

Connectivity Features

  • Bluetooth: v4.2, A2DP
  • WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
  • USB: microUSB v2.0


  • Charging: Regular
  • Battery Type and Capacity: Removable Lithium-Ion 3000mAh
  • Announced: March 2018
  • Availability: March 2018

itel S42 Price

Itel S42 price in India starts from Rs. 8,499. That is a little over $100, and around N47,000 if it ever gets to Nigeria.

Disclaimer: While we take the pains to ensure accuracy, we can not guarantee that the information on this page is 100% correct. If you think that any information for the current phone is wrong or missing, please contact us.

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One comment

  1. itel (Transsions Holdings) has finally listened to her customers. Let’s hope this is the beginning of better things to come. Looking forward to seeing this product in Nigeria soon.

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