Full Specifications Samsung Galaxy A42 5G - Reviews & Ratings

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G

A brief description of the specifications of the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G as follows.

Pros & Cons, Samsung Galaxy A42 5G

Operating System (OS) uses Android 10, One UI 2.5

This Samsung Galaxy A42 5G uses a processor Qualcomm SM7225 Snapdragon 750 5G (8 nm)

Central Processing Unit (CPU) using Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Kryo 570 & 6x1.8 GHz Kryo 570)

Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) Using Adreno 619

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G Specs With Reviews

  • Phone release date Samsung Galaxy A42 5G On 2020, September 02
  • SIM card availability on mobile Samsung Galaxy A42 5G : Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
  • By using Cellular Network Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE / 5G
  • By having a power storage capacity: Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable
  • This phone has dimensions 164.4 x 75.9 x 8.6 mm (6.47 x 2.99 x 0.34 in)
  • With the overall weight of this phone 193 g (6.81 oz)
  • From screen technology Samsung Galaxy A42 5G use Super AMOLED
  • The screen width on this phone has a size 6.6 inches, 105.2 cm, (~84.3% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Has a screen resolution 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~266 ppi density)
  • With ROM / RAM Storage Capacity 128GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 8GB RAM
  • With Additional Storage (SD CARD) Capacity microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)
Network Cellular Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE / 5G
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41 - Europe
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 28, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41
5G bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28, 40, 41, 78 SA/NSA/Sub6 - Europe
1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28, 40, 41, 78, 79 SA/NSA/Sub6
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G
Release date Announced 2020, September 02
Status Available. Released 2020, November 11
Design Dimensions 164.4 x 75.9 x 8.6 mm (6.47 x 2.99 x 0.34 in)
Weight 193 g (6.81 oz)
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Display Type Super AMOLED
Size 6.6 inches, 105.2 cm2 (~84.3% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~266 ppi density)
Hardware and Performance OS Android 10, One UI 2.5
Chipset Qualcomm SM7225 Snapdragon 750 5G (8 nm)
CPU Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Kryo 570 & 6x1.8 GHz Kryo 570)
GPU Adreno 619
Storage Card slot microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)
Internal 128GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 8GB RAM
UFS 2.1
Rear Camera Quad 48 MP, f/1.8, (wide), 1/2.0", 0.8-µm, PDAF
8 MP, f/2.2, 123Ëš (ultrawide)
5 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
5 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
Features LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps, 720p@480fps
Front Camera Single 20 MP, f/2.2, (wide)
Features HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
Audio Loudspeaker Ya
3.5mm jack Ya
Connectivity & Features WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
GPS Ya, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
NFC Ya
Radio FM radio
USB USB Type-C 2.0
Features Sensors Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Battery Type Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable
Charging Fast charging 15W
Others Colors Prism Dot Black, Prism Dot White, Prism Dot Gray
Models SM-A426B, SM-A426B/DS
SAR EU 1.15 W/kg (head) -  -  1.33 W/kg (body) -  - 
Price €319.99 / $251.16 / -£279.00
Tests Performance AnTuTu: 324686 (v8)
GeekBench: 1910 (v5.1)
GFXBench: 33fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)
Display Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker -30.1 LUFS (Below average)
Battery life