Nokia 4.2 With ‘Selfie Notch’ and Snapdragon 439 Launched For Rs 10,990

On: May 7, 2019

The Nokia 4.2 budget-friendly phone was first showcased at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in February this year. It has gone official in India today. It is the first Nokia phone to come equipped with a ‘selfie’ notch.

Nokia 4.2 Specifications and Features


The Nokia 4.2 that sports a polycarbonate chassis measures 148.95 x 71.30 x 8.39mm and weighs 161 grams. The smartphone comes equipped with a 5.71-inch IPS LCD display. The display offers HD+ resolution of 720 x 1,520 pixels along with an aspect ratio of 19:9.

The Snapdragon 439 SoC is present under the hood of the Nokia 4.2. It is assisted by 3GB of RAM and it comes with an inbuilt storage of 32GB. It is an Android One phone that runs on the stock version of Android 9 Pie.

The rear side of the Nokia 4.2 features a dual camera setup. It includes a 13-megapixel primary sensor with f/2.2 aperture and a 2-megapixel lens with f/2.2 aperture. For shooting selfies, it has an f/2.0 aperture 8-megapixel front camera.

The Nokia 4.2 has a 3,000mAh battery that carries support for 10W charging. Some of the other features of the Nokia 4.2 include a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, face unlock, dedicated key for Google Assistant, dual-SIM support, VoLTE, VoWiFi, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, microUSB 2.0, USB OTG and a 3.5mm headphone jack.

Nokia 4.2 Price and Launch Offers

The Nokia 4.2 has been priced at Rs 10,990. Its colour variants are Black and Pink Sand. It will be available exclusively on Nokia’s website for a week starting May 7th. After this, it will be sold exclusively across select retail stores like Croma, Reliance, Sangeetha, Poorvika, Big C and MyG starting May 14th. Starting May 21st, it will be available across top mobile stores across India.

Nokia is offering an instant discount of Rs 500 on the phone until June 10th. Buyers will be able to use the promo code “LAUNCHOFFER”  for the discount when purchasing the Nokia 4.2 on Nokia’s website. Additionally, buyers will get a free screen replacement for the first six months worth Rs 3,500 in association with Servify.

Buyers with HDFC Bank Credit and Debit cards can get a 10 percent cashback for EMI and regular transactions in offline stores through Pinelabs terminals. They are also entitled to 10 percent cashback while using HDFC consumer finance. This offer is valid until June 10th.

Additionally, Vodafone and Idea subscribers will receive  Rs 2,500 instant cashback through 50 vouchers valued at Rs 50 each. These vouchers can be used on recharges of Rs 199 and above.

Anvinraj Valiyathara

Anvin is a self-proclaimed geek who has been writing about smartphones for nearly 10 years. After using phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note, Sony Xperia Mini, Lumia 730, Lumia 950, Honor 7, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Honor 8 Pro to name a few, he is now a happy user of the POCO F1. In his free time, he participates in church activities and likes to travel.