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Key Features
  • 6.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity-U display
  • Quad rear camera
  • 5G ready
  • 20MP front camera
  • Fingerprint scanner
  • Fast charge

Join the 5G revolution with this 128GB Samsung A42. The 6.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity-U display delivers cinema-quality viewing with razor-sharp detail, so everything from YouTube clips to high-res films will look spectacular. And since it’s 5G ready, you’ll get lag-free gaming and lightning-fast streaming when watching the latest episode of your favourite programme. Plus, it comes with a 20MP front camera that’s perfect for super-clear video calls and capturing great selfies, while the rear quad camera takes ace wide-angle shots as well as close-ups. On-screen fingerprint recognition unlocks your phone, and the smooth edges and sleek design make it easy to operate one-handed. What’s more, the battery lasts ages, and it charges up really quickly, too.

Sim Type Nano
Operating System Android
Operating System Version 10
Processor Family Qualcomm Snapdragon
Processor Number SM7225
Maximum Processor Speed 2.8
Processor Cores Octa Core
Internal Storage Capacity 128GB
Memory Card Type Micro SD
Micro SD Memory Card Slot Yes
Screen Size 6.6"
Screen Features Gorilla Glass 3
Resolution Size 720 x 1600
Resolution Type HD+
5G Ready Yes
4G Ready Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth 5
Number of Front Camera Lenses 1
Front Camera 1 (Megapixels) 20
Number of Rear Camera Lenses
Rear Camera 1 (Megapixels) 48
Rear Camera 2 (Megapixels) 8
Rear Camera 3 (Megapixels) 5
Rear Camera 4 (Megapixels) 5
Fast Charge Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Face Recognition Yes

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G

Samsung are known for their fast, smart and bursting with top-notch tech, that includes this Samsung Galaxy A42 smartphone that’s is ready to take on the world. You’ll get an amazing view wherever you are on its 6.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity-U screen. Sounds like a mouthful, but the razor-sharp detail and bright colours speak for themselves.

Ready to try it out? Stream your favourite shows and movies or download a new game at lightning-speed with no buffering thanks to a speedy 5G connection. Plus, flex your creative muscles with the 48MP quad rear camera, featuring depth, macro and ultra-wide-angle lenses for fantastic snaps to show off. Fancy some face time with friends and family? Make sure they see your best side with the 20MP front camera. And you won’t have to worry about flat batteries – fast charging tech means it’ll be ready for action in no time.

If you’re looking for something a bit different, we’ve also got a few Samsung mobile phones to choose from. Be sure to check out the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE, the Samsung Galaxy A32 5G, or the Samsung Galaxy S21 ranges that also includes, Galaxy S 21 Plus and the Galaxy S21 Ultra.

Don’t forget, we also offer loads of deals on contracts with some of the UK’s leading networks. And there are SIM-free options available if you want to keep your current contract.

Our helpful Advice & Inspiration page has loads of information, if you’ve got any questions. Learn all about upgrades, how to set up parental controls, and read through some of our personal recommendations.

Did you know that an estimated 1.4 trillion photos were taken last year and of that, 90% being captured on a mobile phone? Find out more interesting statistics in the result of our latest survey on the impact of lockdown has had on our photos.