Samsung Galaxy A42 5G unlocked available for Pre-order in the US ( SM-A426UZKBXAA )

Samsung has launched the Galaxy A42 5G Unlocked Android smartphone in the US. It has a launch price tag of $399.99 ( 4GB / 128GB Model ) and is now available for pre-order from Amazon US ( check here for the availability ).

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G SM-A426UZKBXAA handset is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 750 octa-core processor. This is a mid-range, 8nm chipset with 5G support. It uses 2x 2Ghz Kryo 570 cores and 6x 1.8Ghz Kryo 570 cores. For graphics, it has Adreno 619 GPU.

It features a 6.6 inch 720 x 1600 pixels ( HD+ ) with a Super AMOLED panel. It comes with 4GB of ram and has 128GB storage. You can expand the storage using a micro sdcard ( up to 1TB supported ). Samsung has equipped this mobile with a 5000mAh battery.

Important Note: This US model comes with a triple cameras system – 48MP F1.8 wide-angle + 8MP F2.2 ultra-wide-angle and 2MP F2.4 depth sensor. On the front, you get a 13MP sensor. Some other Galaxy A42 models sold elsewhere have 4 cameras at the back and has a 20MP front shooter.

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G Specs Highlights ( SM-A426UZKBXAA )

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 750 5G
  • Adreno 619 GPU
  • 4GB ram
  • 128GB storage
  • 6.6 inch HD+ Super AMOLED screen ( 720 x 1600 pixels resolution )
  • 5000mAH battery
  • Triple rear cameras – 48MP + 8MP + 2MP
  • 13MP front camera
  • Under display Fingerprint sensor
  • UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) @30fps video recording
  • 5G TDD Sub6 N260(39GHz),N261(28GHz) / 5G TDD mmWave N77(3700),N78(3500)
  • WiFI 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4+5GHz
  • Bluetooth v5.0
  • NFC support
  • GPS,Glonass,Galileo
  • Color available in: Prism Dot Black, Prism Dot Gray, Prism Dot White

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Samsung Galaxy S21 5G, S21+, S21 Ultra up for Pre-order on Amazon US

Samsung has launched the Galaxy S21 Series of Android Smartphones. There are 3 different variants available – Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G, Galaxy S21+ 5G, and Galaxy S21 5G. These new S21 Series of mobiles are available in many different colors. All of these models are now available to pre-order online in the US from Amazon ( check here )

All these models are powered by the 5nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Octa-core processor. The international variants, as well as the ones sold in India, are powered by a 5nm Exynos 2100 chipset instead.

US Price: Galaxy S21 5G: $799 | Galaxy S21 Plus 5G: $999 | Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G: $1,199

Of these new flagship phones, Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G is the top-end model. The ultra model features a 6.8 inch Quad HD+ OLED screen with 3200 x 1440 pixel resolution. It has a variable 120Hz refresh rate display. This is the first Samsung S Series Smartphone to support the S Pen stylus ( not included in the box ). It is available in 128GB, 256GB and 512GB Storage options with 12GB or 16GB ram options available.

There are four cameras at the back of the S21 Ultra 5G. The main sensor is a 108MP with an F1.8 aperture lens offering a 26mm focal length. It supports Laser AF, PDAF and has Optical Image Stabilization built-in. The ultra-wide camera has a 12MP sensor with an F2.2 aperture lens, offering a 13mm focal length. The regular telephoto camera houses a 10MP sensor with an F2.4 aperture lens, offering a 70mm focal length. Samsung has also equipped this model with a 10MP F4.9 aperture periscope camera with a 240mm focal length. On the front, you get a 40MP F2.2 aperture camera. The rear camera supports 8K @ 24fps while the front camera tops out at 4K @ 60fps.

Samsung has equipped the S21 Ultra with a 5000mAh battery with fast charging support. The latest WiFi 6E and Bluetooth 5.2 are available as well for a better connectivety experience.

The S21 and S21 Plus models have 6.2 inch and 6.8-inch FHD+ OLED screens ( 1080 x 2400 pixels ). Both these models feature a 12MP F1.8 aperture main camera with Dual Pixel PDAF and OIS support. The other two lenses on the back are a 64MP F2.0 telephoto lens and a 12MP F2.2 13mm ultra-wide-angle lens. The regular S21 is powered by a 4000mAh battery while the Plus model has a 4800mAh one on board.

Galaxy S21 Series Commmon Specs

  • OLED Screens
  • 120hz Refresh rate support
  • Corning Gorilla Glass Victus
  • Snapdragon 888 / Exynos 2100
  • Android 11
  • UFS 3.1 Storage
  • 4K @ 60fps
  • 8K @ 24fps
  • Wireless Charging support