New Nokia G42 5G Variants and Nokia C32 Expand Smartphone Choices Launched in India

New Nokia G42 5G Variants and Nokia C32

Last month, HMD Global introduced the Nokia G42 5G as part of its Nokia G series lineup in India, featuring 6GB of RAM (with an additional 5GB of virtual RAM) and 128GB of storage. Today, the company has unveiled an upgraded variant with 8GB of RAM (including 8GB of virtual RAM) and an expanded storage capacity of 256GB for Indian consumers.

Furthermore, HMD Global has expanded its offerings in the Indian market with the launch of the Nokia C32. This smartphone is available in a configuration of 6GB of RAM (with 6GB of virtual RAM) and 128GB of storage. It can be purchased from various retail stores,, and online retail partners at an attractive price point of Rs. 10,499.

The Nokia C32 is now available in three distinct memory variants, catering to different user preferences. These options include a 6GB RAM variant with 128GB of storage, a 4GB RAM variant (with 3GB of virtual RAM) and 128GB of storage, as well as a 4GB RAM variant (with 3GB of virtual RAM) and 64GB of storage. These variants are presented in appealing color choices such as Breezy Mint, Beach Pink, and Charcoal.

In summary, HMD Global is enhancing its smartphone portfolio in India by introducing the Nokia G42 5G with expanded RAM and storage options and introducing the Nokia C32 in multiple memory configurations, providing consumers with a wider range of choices to suit their needs and preferences.

Nokia G42 5G specifications


The phone sports a 6.56″ HD+ 20:9 (720 x 1612), 90Hz refresh rate, Brightness 450 nits (typ.), 560 nits with brightness boost, Gorilla Glass 3.


It is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 480+ 8nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 619 GPU and runs Android 13.


The phone comes with 6GB RAM (5GB virtual RAM) with 128GB storage / 8GB RAM (8GB virtual RAM) with 256GB storage and microSD card support up to 1TB.


This phone features triple rear cameras a 50 MP AF Main camera with f/1.8 aperture, 2 MP Depth and 2 MP Macro cameras with f/2.4 aperture, LED flash, Night mode 2.0, AI Portrait, and OZO 3D audio capture

On the front side, it has an 8MP FF front camera.

Connectivity & Sensors

The mobile supports 5G SA / NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.1, GPS/ GLONASS/ Beidou, USB Type-C 2.0. It comes with a Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD), 3.5mm audio jack, Dust and splash resistant (IP52 Rated), and also features a Side-mounted fingerprint sensor.

Battery and Dimensions

The phone packs a 5000mAh battery with 20W fast charging support (QC3.0 & PD3.0) and the phone’s dimensions are 165.0 x 75.8 x 8.55 mm and its weight is 193.8g.

Price and Availability

The newly introduced Nokia G42 5G variant, featuring 16GB of RAM (with 8GB of virtual RAM) and a generous 256GB of storage, is competitively priced at Rs. 16,999. This model is available in a choice of appealing colors, including So Grey, So Purple, and So Pink, and can be purchased both at retail stores and through the official Nokia website.

As part of an enticing launch promotion, customers who acquire the Nokia G42 5G from select retail outlets will be treated to a special limited-time offer: a complimentary Bluetooth headphone valued at Rs. 999.

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