Samsung Galaxy A42



calendar Released November, 2020

screen_size 6.6"

mobile-os Android 10.0 OS  

storage-icon 128GB Storage



1080 x 2400 Pixels










Samsung Galaxy A42 Information

Released in November 2020, the Samsung Galaxy A42 captures the essence of advanced technology at a competitive price. This smartphone embodies both style and substance, representing Samsung's dedication to excellence and innovation. Here's an in-depth look at what the Galaxy A42 brings to the table:


Samsung Galaxy A42 boasts a 6.6-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with a crisp 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution. This ensures vivid colors, deep blacks, and enhanced clarity, delivering a delightful visual experience for users.


OS: Equipped with Android 10.0 OS accompanied by Samsung's OneUI 2.5, this ensures an intuitive and seamless user experience.

Sensors: A vast array of sensors, including an under-display optical fingerprint sensor, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, and compass.

Extras: The phone is enhanced with features such as active noise cancellation with a dedicated mic, photo/video editor, and document viewer.


The Galaxy A42 houses an Octa-core processor, with the power of Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G chipset, ensuring fluid multitasking and efficient performance.


Main Camera: A versatile quad-camera array with a 48 MP primary lens, 8 MP ultrawide, 5 MP macro, and 5 MP depth sensor, all enhanced with LED Flash.

Front Camera: A 20 MP front shooter ensures crystal-clear selfies and video chats.

Features: The camera software is enriched with geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR, and up to 4K video recording capabilities.


The device includes a 3.5mm Audio Jack, supporting diverse audio and video formats with built-in MP4/WMV/H.265 and MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC players. The inclusion of an FM Radio is a bonus.

Memory and Storage

The Galaxy A42 offers up to 128GB of built-in space with ample storage options, complemented by 4GB/6GB/8GB of RAM. Those needing additional space can expand with a microSD card, supporting up to 512GB.


Stay connected through:

  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (dual-band)
  • Bluetooth v5.0 with A2DP, LE
  • GPS with A-GPS, Glonass, BDS, GALILEO support
  • USB Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
  • 5G SA/NSA capabilities for ultra-fast internet speeds

Design and Build

The sleek design of the Galaxy A42 measures 164.4 x 75.9 x 8.6 mm and is available in stunning shades like Prism Dot Black, White, and Gray. The modern aesthetic ensures it stands out in any setting.


Powering the Galaxy A42 is a robust 5000 mAh Li-Po non-removable battery, ensuring the phone remains active throughout the day.

Price in Pakistan

A reflection of its value-packed features, the Galaxy A42 is priced at Rs 57,999 for the Pakistani market and $325.50 for global consumers.