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Samsung Galaxy A42 5G

The most affordable 5G smartphone you can get in Singapore

At just S$498 including GST

Starting today, Singaporeans can get their hands on the most affordable 5G smartphone – the Galaxy A42 5G.

Coming in at just S$498 (including GST), this latest device from Samsung adds towards the already extensive range of 5G-capable smartphones that the company offers.

This includes the Galaxy Z Flip, Galaxy Z Fold2, Note20, Note20 Ultra, S20 Ultra, S20 FE and Tab S7+ which brings the total range to a whopping 8 devices!

At a glance

  • 6.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity-U Display
  • 5,000 mAh battery
  • Included 15W Adaptive Fast Charging
  • Multi-role Quad Camera setup: 48MP Main Camera + 8MP Ultra-Wide Camera, 5MP Macro Camera + 5MP Depth Camera + 20MP Selfie Camera.


Display 6.6-inch4 HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity-U Display1
Camera Front: 20MP FF Selfie Camera (F2.2)
Rear: 48MP AF (F1.8) + 8MP FF (F2.2) + 5MP FF (F2.4) + 5MP FF (F2.34)
Processor SM 7225 (Global)
Dual 2.2GHz + Hexa 1.8GHz
Memory RAM: 8GB
Storage: 128GB
MicroSD: Expandable up to 1TB
Battery Capacity: 5,000mAh (Typical)
Charging: 15W Fast Charging
Dimensions 164.3 x 75.8 x 8.6mm / 193g
Other On-Screen Fingerprint, C-Type Adaptive
Fast Charging, Samsung Pay

Availability and Pricing

The Samsung Galaxy A42 5G is now available in Singapore for S$498 (including GST).

It comes in two dynamic colours – Prism Dot Black and Prism Dot White.

Customers can purchase them on the Samsung Online Store, telecommunication operators (M1, Singtel and StarHub) and major consumer electronics & IT stores.

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