CAT S42 H+ (Unlocked, Brand New)


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Mr Aberthon is proud to add the CAT S42 H+ to our lineup of rugged smartphones. The CAT S42 H+ is a remarkable device, the H+ stands for hygiene plus. It is one of the first phones to be antimicrobial, fully waterproof, and submersible. This device is integrated with a silver ion-based antimicrobial additives that inhibit the spread of bacteria. The S42H+ can be scrubbed with disinfectant, wiped with bleach and alcohol. No phone case is required for the CAT S42 H+.

Product Highlights:

  • Drop tested 6ft on steel
  • IP68, IP69, and MIL-SPEC 810H
  • 35 day standby time
  • Mediatek Helio Quad-core 1.8 GHz

Product Description

The CAT S42 H+ is a seamless combination of durability and performance. Its rugged hardware makes it the ideal phone for those who work in construction, warehouses, field service, manufacturing, health care, transportation, and law enforcement.

CAT S42 H+ Features

The S42 H+ is so rugged that you don’t need a case. The rear camera has 13MP, while the front camera has 5MP.

This device also comes with extra-strength speakers and a microphone, perfect for those who work in noisy environments. Its screen even works with gloves, and you can use it when it’s exposed to extreme brightness and sunlight.

Some of the pre-installed apps on this phone include Office Suite, File Commander, App Toolbox, OnGuard, and more.

CAT S42 H+ Specifications

The CAT S42 H+ runs on Android 10, and it comes with additional Android 11 update options. It has an extended battery life thanks to its non-removable lithium-ion battery. It can last the whole day, and it supports fast charging. This phone has 3GB of RAM and 32GB of ROM storage, and you can expand its storage via microSD cards with up to 256GB.

When it comes to connections, the CAT S42 H+ comes with a 3.5mm audio jack, Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi 811.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4 & 5GHz), 2G, 3G, 4G, and NFC connectivity options. The SIM Type is the Dual Nano-SIM, and you also get a USB 2.0 and USB-OTG port.

The maximum downlink data rate is 300mbp, while the maximum uplink data rate is 50mbps.


  • 4G LTE  CAT 6, VoLTE, VoWiFi
  • 2G GSM Bands 2, 3, 5, 8
  • 3G HSPA+ Bands 1, 2, 4, 5, 8
  • 4G Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 13, 14, 17, 25, 26, 41, 66, 71

Programmable Buttons

One of the key features of this phone is the push-to-talk customizable buttons, which you can program for any number of things. Other design features include a power button, volume up/down keys, a non-slip rubberized TPU back, and LED notifications. The programmable buttons are paired with a gloved-finger-friendly and sunlight-readable display.

Extra Rugged Design

Since the CAT S42 H+ is made from Gorilla Glass 5 and shatter-resistant technology, it can withstand vibrations, shock, impact, water, dust, and dirt. In fact, it can weather extreme temperatures, and it is even humidity- and salt-mist-resistant. All the internal ports come with seals, making it 100% waterproof.

Frequently Asked Questions

Does CAT S42 H+ Have a Fingerprint Sensor?

The S42 H+ doesn’t come with a fingerprint sensor. However, it does feature an accelerometer, a proximity sensor, an ambient light sensor, an e-compass, and a gyroscope.

Does CAT S42 H+ Work With Verizon?

At this moment, the S42 H+ isn’t compatible with Verizon. Sprint and U.S. Cellular also don’t work with this (or any other) CAT phone. On the other hand, this device works with all GSM providers.

Customer Reviews

“I bought the CAT S42 H+ because I needed a rugged phone that won’t shatter when I accidentally break it. It works great so far.”

“This phone has a long-lasting battery life, which works great for me. It’s great that it can work all day, even when I use it.”

“There’s nothing about this phone that I don’t like. It has a terrific design, high-speed performance, and a lot of storage. I can truly use it for anything.”

Additional Information

Weight.32 lbs
Dimensions6.35 × 3.04 × .5 in
2G Bands/Frequencies

B2 (1900), B3 (1800), B5 (850), B8 (900)

3G Bands/Frequencies

B1 (2100), B2 (1900 PCS), B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1), B5 (850), B8 (900)

4G LTE Bands/Frequencies

B1, B14, B2, B3, B12 (700 ac), B13 (700 c), B17 (700 bc), B25 (1900+), B26 (850+), B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1), B41 (TD 2500), B5 (850), B66 (1700/2100), B7 (2600), B71 (600)

Android Operating System

Battery Power

Charging Port Type

Micro USB 2.0



Brand New

Front Camera Resolution

5 MP



Hours of Battery Life

Internal Memory

32 GB

LCD Screen size


MicroSD Card Slot

Phone Style

Rear Camera Resolution

13 MP

Removable Battery


Resolution Size

Rugged Level

IP68 compliant, IP69 compliant, MIL-810G

Screen Size

Unlocked Status


Return Policy

All of the items on the Mr Aberthon website are completely covered by our 14-day return policy.

If you choose to return your device, you will receive the full refund. Mr Aberthon does not charge any additional restocking or handling fees. In order to qualify for the return policy, the product ID number will have to match the number on the device that we sent out (to protect us against scammers and fraud) and the device will need to still be in mint condition.

Shipping Options

Mr Aberthon has three shipping options:

  • 4-5 day shipping (Free throughout the USA)
  • 2-3 business day shipping
  • Overnight shipping (for orders that are purchased before 2pm EST)

Please note that we will only enable overnight shipping if we have the ability at that moment to fulfill the overnight shipping.

Shipping to Canada

We are proud to offer shipping to Canada. Here are the costs:

  • 4-7 business days for $40
  • 2-3 business days for $80

Extra costs may occur for the customer due to duty and taxes.

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