MOTOROLA MOTO G42 Specifications & Price in Nigeria

Motorola announced the launch of the Moto G42 smartphone in 2022. The top manufacturer is well offering the Motorola Moto G42 phone with 6.4 full inches display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 model chipset, 4 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal memory storage.

The Motorola Moto G42 comes with Android OS v12.0 out of the box, and a Li-Ion 5000 mAh, non-removable battery. Moto G42 is a mid-range quality smartphone that provides fulfilling specs under the hood.
Motorola Moto G42 Specifications & Price in Nigeria

From its high-end camera setup to impressive display, from its massive RAM to prolonged battery life as well as storage space, the smartphone is truly a great performer.

Motorola Moto G42 Key Features

  • OLED front screen
  • Triple camera setup at the backside of the smartphone
  • Android OS v12.0
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 680
  • Adreno 610
  • 4 GB / 128 GB
  • 16MP resolution Front Camera
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 chipset
  • Fast charging enabled battery
  • Expandable storage

Design & Display

Motorola Moto G42 offers AMOLED, It presents a size of 6.4 inches, 98.9 cm2 (~83.9% screen-to-body ratio), It is suitable for browsing the internet, watching videos & playing games, It has a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~411 ppi density), it has an excellent screen to body ratio, It has excellent & up-to-date software.

The weight of Motorola Moto G42 is about 6.14 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Motorola phone are average (6.31 x 2.89 x 0.31 inches).

The size of Moto G42 screen is fully measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 6.4 full inches OLED display of Motorola Moto G42 with 1080 x 2400 screen pixel resolution is also multitouch capable.

Memory & Performance

The internal memory of Motorola Moto G42 (4 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (128 GB) can be expanded with a full top quality model compatible microSD card.

On the performance side, Motorola Moto G42 comes with the latest operating system of Android 12, It has Qualcomm SM6225 Snapdragon 680 4G (6 nm), It offers a powerful CPU, It has Octa-core (4×2.4 GHz Kryo 265 Gold & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo 265 Silver), It contains Adreno 610, it offers superb performance without any lags, it gives you a high building quality, It has better-viewing angles & lower power consumption.

Motorola Moto G42 gives you lots of RAM & large memory, It presents high expandable memory via card slot, microSDXC (dedicated slot), It offers a high internal memory of 128GB 4GB RAM that is useful for multitasking performance, It looks very fashionable, It presents a premium & impressive design.


The camera of the Moto G42 is equipped with an autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without having autofocus.

Motorola Moto G42 has a primary camera which is Triple, It has 50 MP, f/1.8, (wide), PDAF, It has 8 MP, f/2.2, 118˚ (ultrawide), It offers 2 MP, f/2.4, (macro), It has features such as LED flash, HDR, panorama, It contains a video of 1080p@30fps, It has a selfie camera which is Single 16 MP, f/2.2, It has a full video of 1080p@30fps, and it presents superb selfies.


Motorola Moto G42 supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth’s surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Moto G42 comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality.
Motorola Moto G42 Specifications & Price in Nigeria

A Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for all consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The Moto G42 phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

Motorola Moto G42 has 2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2, It presents 3G bands HSDPA 800 / 850 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100, It has 4G bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 26, 28, 40, 41, 66, It offers a speed of HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE, It is announced on 2022, June 09, and it is released on 2022, Q3.

Motorola Moto G42 comes with a water-repellent design, It has body dimensions of 160.4 x 73.5 x 8 mm (6.31 x 2.89 x 0.31 in), It comes with a weight of 175 g (6.17 oz), It has Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by), It includes a loudspeaker, with stereo speakers, It has 3.5mm jack, It has Comms WLAN such as Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct & hotspot.

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The top accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The Moto G42 phone has a fingerprint scanner.

This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This Motorola phones comes with proximity sensor. This mobile proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear.

The Dual SIM capability of Motorola Moto G42 phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone also supports fast charging technology.


This smartphone comes with a Li-Ion 5000 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low top maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of Moto G42 isn’t removable without voiding the warranty.

Motorola Moto G42 comes with a Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable battery that lasts for a long time, It has Fast charging 20W, It offers a high resolution, it offers a high pixel density that makes the display very clear & bright, it has superb cameras with many features, and it can take amazing photos without losing any details.

Motorola Moto G42 has a superb battery model capacity, It offers a flash that allows you to take awesome photos in low light conditions, and with high quality, It looks stunning & bright, the quality of the produced photos is very good in both natural & low light mode conditions, It has a big & vibrant screen, the images, videos & text look very sharp & clear, and it includes smooth performance.

Motorola Moto G42 Price in Nigeria

The mobile phone is on sale in nigeria for the price of 210 EUR. The smartphone is available and it can be purchased on the Amazon store.

Motorola Moto G42 Full Specifications


  • Technology : GSM / HSPA / LTE
  • 2G bands : GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
  • 3G bands : HSDPA 800 / 850 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
  • 4G bands : 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 26, 28, 40, 41, 66 – LATAM, Brazil
  • Speed : HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE


  • Announced : 2022, June 09
  • Status : Exp. release 2022, June


  • Dimensions : 160.4 x 73.5 x 8 mm (6.31 x 2.89 x 0.31 in)
  • Weight : 175 g (6.17 oz)
  • Build : Glass front, plastic frame, plastic back
  • SIM : Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
  • Protection : Water-repellent design


  • Display Type : AMOLED
  • Size : 6.4 inches, 98.9 cm2 (~83.9% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution : 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~411 ppi density)


  • Operating System : Android 12
  • Chipset : Qualcomm SM6225 Snapdragon 680 4G (6 nm)
  • CPU : Octa-core (4×2.4 GHz Kryo 265 Gold & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo 265 Silver)
  • GPU : Adreno 610


  • Card slot : microSDXC (dedicated slot)
  • Internal : 64GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 4GB RAM


  • Triple : 50 MP, f/1.8 (wide), 1/2.76″, 0.64µm, PDAF
  • Ultra Wide : 8 MP, f/2.2, 118˚ (ultrawide), 1/4.0″, 1.12µm
  • Macro : 2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
  • Features : LED flash, HDR, panorama
  • Video : 1080p@30fps


  • Single : 16 MP, f/2.2, (wide), 1.0µm
  • Video : 1080p@30fps


  • Loudspeaker : Yes, with stereo speakers
  • 3.5mm jack : Yes


  • WLAN : Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
  • Bluetooth : 5.0, A2DP, LE
  • NFC : Yes
  • Radio : FM radio
  • USB : USB Type-C 2.0


  • Sensors : Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
  • Messaging : SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
  • Browser : HTML5


  • Battery Type : Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable
  • Charging Technology : Fast charging 18W


  • Colors : Atlantic Green, Metallic Rose

Chinedu Okeke

Chinedu is the founder of Nigerian Tech. He is a tech enthusiast who has the passion for emerging trends in the tech industry. He is also a professional web content developer.

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