Nokia G42 5G: the new repairable smartphone!

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HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, announces second user-serviceable smartphone, Nokia G42 5G in the So Purple version

If you’ve ever dropped a phone, you’ve probably had to live with a damaged screen. Nokia G42 is designed to be repaired with QuickFix, so you can replace the screen, charging port and battery yourself thanks to the guides and spare parts made available by iFixit at affordable prices. According to global trend forecasters WSGN, Digital Lavender will be the Color of the Year 2023for this Nokia G42, HMD Global’s first repairable smartphone with 5G connectivity, is presented to the public in So Purple version, with a 65% recycled back cover and packaged in FSC certified mixed packaging.

Nokia G42 5G: the new repairable smartphone!

Nokia G42 5G: fast and smart

Thanks to the 5G mobile platform Qualcomm Snapdragon 480+, receiving messages, sharing photos, surfing the internet, working and playing will be even faster. In addition, the large memory, storage space and intelligent optimization of the background, will allow you to switch from one application to another in an ever more fluid way.

The 50MP camera contains the best imaging algorithms based onNokia device AI to capture clear shots, even in the most difficult light conditions. Portrait mode emphasizes the point of focus, while Night Mode helps you take quality shots as soon as the sun goes down, viewable on the 6.56” HD+ display. The presence of OZO 3D audio will make the sound of videos even clearer and deeper.

Nokia G42 5G: the new repairable smartphone!

Nokia G42 5G: tireless and safe

With an autonomy of 3 days, the Nokia G42 battery will retain 80% of its original capacity after 800 full charge cycles, approximately after four years of use. Like all Nokia phones, the G42 is built to last and has been rigorously tested to withstand everyday knocks. Plus, it’s always up-to-date, thanks to the 3 years of monthly security updates and 2 major upgrades guaranteed. With Android 13, you’ll have more control over the information apps can and can’t access, including specific photos, videos, and clipboard history.

Prices, availability and accessories

Nokia G42 5G is available in color So Purple and in configurations 6/128 GB starting from 259 euro. Repair kit available for $5 at Individual spare parts without kits are available at the following prices:

  • Shell starting from 24.95 euros
  • Drums starting from 24.95 euros
  • Screen starting from 49.95 euros
  • Charging port starting from 24.95 euros
    The So Gray version of the Nokia G42 5G will be available in the coming weeks.
  • You can add afurther protection to your Nokia G42 5G with the new transparent case. Made with 100% recycled materials and with fully recyclable packaging, the ultra-thin and lightweight case enhances the design of the phone. Available on at a price of 29.90 euros

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