Moto G42 India launch date confirmed, key features confirmed via Flipkart page


  • Moto G42 will be launching on July 4th, 2022
  • Its landing page is now live on Flipkart
  • It will feature a 6.4-inch AMOLED display and Snapdragon 680

Moto G42 India launch date has been confirmed. Earlier this month, the company announced the G42 in markets like Brazil and Europe. The G42 will be unveiled on July 4th, 2022. Ahead of its launch, its microsite has gone live on Flipkart to reveal its key features.

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Some of the key features of the Moto G42 include an AMOLED panel, a Snapdragon 6-series chipset, a big battery with fast charging support, and 50-megapixel triple cameras. It appears that the G42 will rival the likes of the Redmi Note 11, Realme 9i. and Vivo T1x 4G. Here is everything that is known about the G42.

Moto G42 specifications

Moto G42

Moto G42 will be powered by the Snapdragon 680

The Motorola Moto G42 will feature a 6.4-inch AMOLED panel with a centrally positioned punch-hole. It will offer a Full HD+ resolution and a 20:9 aspect ratio. It will come equipped with a 16-megapixel front-facing camera.

The rear panel of the device has a 50-megapixel main camera with Quad Pixel technology. It is accompanied by an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens, which doubles up as a depth sensor, and a 2-megapixel macro camera. The device will come preinstalled with the Android 12 OS, which will offer a near-stock Android experience. The Flipkart page confirms that the device will be treated with the Android 13 OS upgrade and 3 years of security updates.

The Snapdragon 680 mobile platform will be present under the hood of the Moto G42. It is likely to arrive with 4GB of RAM and offer 64GB of built-in storage. For additional storage, it will feature a dedicated microSD card slot.

The handset will pack a 5,000mAh battery, and its retail package will include a 20W TurboPower charger. For security, it will feature a side-facing fingerprint scanner. For audiophiles, it will offer a 3.5mm audio jack and Dolby Atmos-powered stereo speakers. It will feature an acrylic rear panel with a glass finish. Lastly, the handset will offer IP52-rated splash resistance.

Moto G42 price in India (rumoured)

The Moto G42 will be positioned lower than the Moto G52, which carries a starting price of Rs 14,499 in India. Hence, it is likely to cost around Rs 13,000 in the country. It will be available for purchase through Flipkart in colours like Metallic Rose and Atlantic Green.

Anvinraj Valiyathara

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