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Samsung Galaxy A42 5G

5G ready

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G unleashes the power of 5G for everyone, featuring a super AMOLED 6.6-inch Infinity-U display and clever AI. Learn more

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Samsung Galaxy A42 5G

5G ready

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G unleashes the power of 5G for everyone, featuring a super AMOLED 6.6-inch Infinity-U display and clever AI. Learn more

Choose colour:

Prism Dot Black

Choose storage:

128GB
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Samsung Galaxy A42 5G

5G ready

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G unleashes the power of 5G for everyone, featuring a super AMOLED 6.6-inch Infinity-U display and clever AI. Learn more

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£319

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Awesome is
for everyone

Life just got a little more awesome with the sleek and stylish Galaxy A42 5G. Enjoy an amazing camera for capturing your favourite moments, a 6.6" Infinity-U Display for binge-watching your favourite entertainment, and a Long Lasting Battery that will keep you going.

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G

Awesome
5G1

Connectivity

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G

Long Lasting
Battery

5,000mAh2

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G

Amazing
Camera

4 x Rear,
1 x Front

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Awesome
5G1

Connectivity

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G

Long Lasting
Battery

5,000mAh2

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G

Amazing
Camera

4 x Rear,
1 x Front

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Awesome 5G
for everyone

Phenomenal download speeds, buffer-free streaming1 and smoother video calls. Galaxy A42 5G unlocks the awesome power of 5G1 network connectivity for everyone. Download a Full HD movie at speeds that’ll simply blow your mind. Say goodbye to lag when video calling mates. And social butterflies can create instant #FOMO and share pics and videos in the blink of an eye. With Galaxy A42 5G, you can do all the things you love, faster than ever before.

Charge less.
Do more.

Make the most of it without worrying about running out of juice. A powerful, Long Lasting 5,000mAh (typical)2 battery and 15W Fast Charging means you can play, surf, share, stream and download to your heart’s content. Galaxy A42 5G also comes with 128GB storage, expandable up to 1TB with a MicroSD card3 – that’s enough space to store tons of pics and HD vids.

Up to 15W of Fast Charging
5,000 mAh

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Give it your
best shot

Insta-friendly selfies. Ultra wide panoramas. Detail-rich macros. Stunning portraits. Galaxy A42 5G has four rear cameras to unleash the photographer in you. The 48MP Main Camera shoots in stunning 4K. The 20MP Selfie Camera with Smart Beauty helps you look your best from any angle. The Ultra Wide camera helps you make sure no one’s left out. And if that weren’t enough, a 5MP depth camera allows you to create natural-looking Bokeh effect.

Awesome display

Galaxy A42 5G has a stunning, 6.6" Infinity-U Display. Thanks to Super AMOLED technology, your everyday content looks its best - sharp, crisp and clear. With less bezel and more screen, Galaxy A42 5G is made for entertainment. Whether you’re bingeing on your favourite show or scrolling through social feeds, you simply won’t be able to take your eyes off it.

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Stand out design.
Outstanding tech.

Sleek and eye-catching, Galaxy A42 5G is guaranteed to thrill. The layered pattern on the back gives it a premium, modern finish. And the ergonomic design and rounded corners ensure a comfortable grip - really handy because you’ll want to hold Galaxy A42 5G for hours on end.

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3MicroSD card available separately

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3MicroSD card available separately

Compare models

Galaxy A42 5G
Galaxy A51 5G
Galaxy A51
Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
Performance
Snapdragon 7225 Performance
Exynos 980 Performance
Exynos 9611 Performance
Camera
48MP Wide
8MP Ultra Wide
5MP Depth
5MP Macro
20MP Front Camera
48MP Wide
12MP Ultra Wide
5MP Depth
5MP Macro
32MP Front Camera
48MP Wide
12MP Ultra Wide
5MP Depth
5MP Macro
32MP Front Camera
Display
6.6"HD+
Infinity-U Display
6.5"HD+
Infinity-O Display
6.5"FHD+
Infinity-O Display
Battery
5,000mAh2 Battery
4,500mAh2 Battery
4,000mAh2 Battery
Fast Charging
15W Fast Charging
15W Fast Charging
15W Fast Charging
Memory
4GB RAM Memory
6GB RAM Memory
6GB RAM Memory
Storage
128GB Storage
128GB Storage
128GB Storage
SD Card
Up to 1TB3 SD Card
Up to 1TB3 SD Card
Up to 1TB3 SD Card
Colours
Prism Dot Black
Prism Dot Grey
Prism Dot White
Colours
Prism Cube Black
Prism Cube White
Colours
Prism Crush Black
Prism Crush Blue
Prism Crush Silver
Prism Crush White
Colours
Dimensions
164.3 x 75.8 x 8.6mm Dimensions
158.9 x 73.6 x 8.7mm Dimensions
158.9 x 73.6 x 8.7mm Dimensions
Weight
193g Weight
187g Weight
172g Weight

1Requires 5G network connection.

2Typical value based on testing under third party lab conditions. Rated capacity for Galaxy A42 5G is
4,860mAh, 4,370mAh for Galaxy A51 5G and 3,890mAh for Galaxy A51.

3MicroSD card available separately.