Samsung Galaxy A42 5G

Samsung is continuing its tradition of producing powerful, high-quality smartphones and the latest in their Galaxy A series 2020 – The Samsung Galaxy A42 5G. It’s a mid-range phone with many popular features with an affordable price tag! The Samsung Galaxy A42 5G is in Australia right now and was launched in late 2020 around the same time as the Galaxy A12.

Features Of The Samsung Galaxy A42 5G

The Samsung Galaxy A42 5G is a phone that comes equipped with all of the newest technology. It’s optimized for use on the 5G network, so you can connect to it easily and enjoy better connections online! The Android 10 operating system makes texting easy as well – plus, its Android 10 with custom One UI 2.5 software overlay will make using your phone easier than ever before!

One UI Core helps you focus on what matters to you with intuitive visuals and content that is right at your fingertips, so it feels like second nature. With Night Mode for a comfortable viewing experience in the dark, clarity is never an issue when using your phone.

The sleek and shiny Samsung Galaxy A42 not only features a stunning design, but is also equipped with many of the modern technologies that have made this company such an industry pioneer. From its smooth body to its prismatic holographic pattern on the backside, it’s clear why so many people are talking about this phone!

The increased battery capacity (5,000mAh) in the Galaxy A42 5G also means it’s slightly heavier than previous versions. But at 190 grams, this is still one of the lightest devices on the market — especially when you compare similarly sized smartphones to similar ones!

The most standout feature of the brand new smartphone from one of our favourite companies may just be in how amazing it looks-but we’re getting ahead ourselves. Let’s start off by pointing out some more key specs: The screen has been designed for easy viewing even outdoors or when you’re moving quickly; there’s no need to worry if your hands get slippery while cooking because thanks to these edges.

This phone has a 3.5mm headphone jack port that lets you both charge your device and listen to music at the same time, which is something many newer phones are missing! The Galaxy A42 also features Bluetooth capability if preferred over traditional headphones or earphones with an included radio antenna on the headphone jack for more enjoyment than ever before during long commutes home from work.

The Galaxy A42 5G is a great option for children, parents can monitor their phone usage and set time limits on it. Furthermore, you are able to see your kids’ activity history which includes who they’re contacting with the device as well as how often they use the internet. This feature requires only that you input a PIN code so all information remains secure when browsing this function.

The Galaxy A42 5G is a sleek, glossy phone with dimensions of 164.4mm x 75.9mm x 8.6 mm and weight at 193 grams.


The Samsung Galaxy A42 5G features Octa-core processing power. The processor speed is 2.2GHz, 1.8GHz and up to 6GB of RAM for fast and efficient performance on the tasks you need it most! With 128GB internal storage or with a microSD card slot that can handle even more space (up to 1TB), this phone has enough room for all your data needs!

Game Booster

Game Booster offers a dedicated interface and an easy-to-reach menu to help you get the most out of your game. With Frame booster, enjoy graphics that are smooth and life like with motion blur eliminated. Game Booster will also learn about how you use your phone so it can optimise battery usage, temperature levels for both CPU and GPU as well as memory allocation in order to give you every possible advantage when playing games on your device!


The Samsung Galaxy A42 has a 6.6 inch HD+ Super AMOLED display for crisp image quality and maximised touch usability, as well as less reflection in the sunlight to make it easy on your eyes that is not found often these days. The phone also features an Infinity-U Display which means when you take photos of yourself with this device’s front camera will have no notch showing up in the picture.


The Samsung Galaxy A42 is a great phone for taking selfies and video calls. The front-facing camera has 20MP capability, whereas the next best handset in its series only offers 13MP. This means you can take clearer photos with more detail on your face or while engaged in conversation via FaceTime or Skype. With Live Focus available to make sure every shot looks sharp, it’s easy to capture moments at their best thanks to this Android device that also features an 8 MP ultrawide camera as well as a 5 MP macro and depth cameras — perfect for capturing scenic landscapes!


You know the feeling of snapping away before suddenly – error message – your phone is out of storage! Well, not to worry because it’s camera and memory are matched for a perfect experience.

You’ve got your whole digital life in this phone! It has a whopping 128GB of internal storage to store all the photos, videos and music that you love. And if that doesn’t cut it for you, just add up to 1 terabyte (that’s about 63000 high-quality pictures!) with an extra Micro SD card slot.


The Samsung Galaxy A42 is a powerful device, capable of withstanding large amounts of usage and battery life. The 36 hours in the title refers to speaking time but its Adaptive Fast Charging capabilities enable you to charge up two-thirds faster than other devices on the market.

Samsung’s new smartphone features an impressive 5000 mAh power supply, which means that while it may not boast as much talk time per day compared with competitors, this one will last longer for those who use their phone less often throughout each day.

Samsung’s newest additions to the Galaxy lineup have quickly become a favorite among smartphone enthusiasts and consumers alike. One of the most exciting features is probably adaptive charging, which can sense when your phone has reached peak charge and stop any further input so that you get more use out of it in between charges! This feature was introduced with Samsung’s other recent releases like S20/S20+ models as well as Note 10 series.

Galaxy A42 5G Cases And Accessories

From leather wallets to tough cases, there are a variety of Samsung Galaxy A42 5G accessories available. For those that prefer traditional protection, we have shockproof covers and tough cases with drop resistant properties. However if you’re looking for simplicity and convenience then we recommend our slim case or wallet which can also be customized in your favourite colour!

We offer numerous options when it comes to the protective features of our devices from scratch proof screen protectors to ruggedized phone holders and car mounts so let us help safeguard your precious technology investment today by giving you more than one option for protecting your device! We also have these Samsung Galaxy phone cases and accessories for other Samsung phones and tablets.


The Samsung Galaxy A42 5G is a mobile phone that offers the best of both worlds. With Southern Phone, you can buy it outright or put it on a 24-month device payment plan with one of their SIM plans! The Samsung Galaxy A42 5G is also available to buy outright now in Australia with a Black or White finish. You can pick up the phone from the Campad Electronics, Samsung store, JB Hi-Fi, Kogan, Dick Smith and Harvey Norman.


The Samsung Galaxy A42 is the most recent addition to their A Series range of smart phones. With a 5G connection and some other cool features, it’s sure to be in demand with people who are looking for an all singing and dancing mobile phone that doesn’t break the bank!

The new Samsung Galaxy A42 has everything you need from a smartphone – including amazing performance at lightning speed thanks to its compatibility with Australia’s 5G network while still maintaining great battery life.

Galaxy A42 5G Specifications

  • Processor: Octa-Core, 2.2GHz, 1.8GHz
  • Display: Size 6.6″ 720 x 1600 (HD+), Super AMOLED
  • Rear Camera: 48.0 MP + 8.0 MP + 5.0 MP + 5.0 MP
  • Rear Camera: Auto Focus
  • Rear Camera Zoom: Digital Zoom up to 10x
  • Front Camera: 20.0 MP
  • RAM: 6GB
  • ROM: 128 GB, Available Memory 106GB
  • External Memory Support: MicroSD (Up to 1TB)
  • SIM size: Nano-SIM
  • 3G UMTS: B1(2100), B2(1900), B4(AWS), B5(850), B8(900)
  • 4G FDD LTE: B1(2100), B2(1900), B3(1800), B4(AWS), B5(850), B7(2600), B8(900), B12(700), B17(700), B20(800), B28(700)
  • 4G TDD LTE: B38(2600), B40(2300), B41(2500)
  • 5G FDD Sub6: N1(2100), N3(1800), N5(850), N7(2600), N8(900), N28(700)
  • 5G TDD Sub6: N40(2300), N41(2500), N78(3500)
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor
  • Dimensions: 164.4mm x 75.9mm x 8.6mm
  • Weight: 193 grams
  • Available Colours: White, Black

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