Best Galaxy Watch 42mm Bands Android Central 2021

Samsung has been making some of the best Android smartwatches for a while, and the 42mm Galaxy Watch is an excellent companion for your Android smartphone, so of course, you want to personalize it with the best Samsung Galaxy Watch replacement band. You can choose your watch face and swap the watch band out for any 20mm strap. There are a ton of great-looking options at very affordable prices. While this watch is getting up there in age and has been replaced with the Samsung Galaxy Watch 3, it's still are a great watch. Here are the best replacement bands for the 42mm Samsung Galaxy Watch!

Bearfiry Canvas 20mm Watch Band

Comfortable canvas: Beafiry Canvas Quick Release

Staff Pick

A good canvas watchband is tough to beat. Beafiry makes a solid, durable band that complements your watch while being super comfortable.

$15 at Amazon
Sinaike Brush Matte Metal Bracelet

Linking up: Sinaike Brush Matte Metal Bracelet

A watchband with some heft to it can elevate the feelings that you have toward your watch. This band from Sinaike comes with tools to let you take out links to perfect fit this band to your wrist and take your watch game to the next level.

$18 at Amazon
LDFAS 20mm Wood Band

Wooden wonder: LDFAS 20mm Wood Band

This band has something you don't see every day: red sandalwood in between each link. You can get this band with black, rose gold, or silver steel, and all look great with redwood. There's a clasp to get the band on and off your wrist easily and quick release pins to make installation a piece of cake.

$26 at Amazon
Barton BLACK LEATHER | CRIMSON RED STITCHING

Lust after the leather: Barton 20mm Top Grain Leather Watch Band

Top Grain leather is the highest quality leather available, and this band lets you wear some right on your wrist. There are 15 different color combinations to best match your style, and the quick-release pins make putting the band on a breeze.

$25 at Amazon
 Sycreek Silicone Watchband

Tuck it in: Sycreek Silicone Watchband

The ever-popular tuck-style clasp system that Sycreek uses, popularized by Apple with its Watch, is an excellent choice if you find traditional buckle-style clasps uncomfortable. These are a breathable perforated silicone band with lots of colors to pick from.

From $4 at Amazon
Benchmark Straps Suede Watch Band

Minimalist style: Benchmark Straps Suede Watch Band

If you want a watch band to match your Blue Suede Shoes, this is the one for you. The suede has a minimal design, with no stitching along the sides. There are seven different colors to choose from that'll fit your Galaxy Watch and genuine leather underneath to make the strap a bit sturdier. Finally, there's a kit included to install the band onto your watch.

$20 at Amazon
Lwsengme Silicone Watch Band

Comfortable and durable: Lwsengme Silicone Watch Band

A perforated silicone watch band is a great option for durability and comfort. This band from Lwsegme is no exception. With lots of adjustability and colors to choose from, this one takes the cake. These are great for workouts and just daily casual use, and with so many colors and the low price, you can find a match for every day.

From $10 at Amazon
STYLELOVER NATO Strap

Totally secure: STYLELOVER NATO Strap

If you want a watch band that won't budge, you want a NATO strap. This one from STYLELOVER is made of heavy-duty nylon, and it comes in 16 different colors. The only buckle color is silver, so keep that in mind if you want one for your Galaxy Watch.

From $10 at Amazon
Ritche NATO Strap 4 pack

Mix and match: Ritche NATO Strap 4 pack

If you like to mix and match your bands, this pack from Ritche is a great way to do just that. You get four NATO straps so that you can swap them out, so the pattern fits your mood. All of the bands have silver buckles and keepers, so you won't have to deal with paint chipping. Finally, there's an installation kit and a few extra pins included inside.

$13 at Amazon
Coobes leather cuff

Get cuffed: Coobes Leather Cuff

This impressive, wide cuff-style band comes in four colors and has a wide section right under your Galaxy Watch itself. You won't feel the cold metal against your skin — just soft, supple leather.

$20 at Amazon
Fullmosa Stainless Steel 22mm Watch Band

Meshes with everyone: Fullmosa Stainless Steel Watch Band

Sometimes the feel of metal can be calming, and if you need a material that you know is safe for you to use, then stainless steel is the ticket. This adjustable mesh-style band is super comfortable and looks wonderful too.

$14 at Amazon
Fullmosa Leather Band

Classic leather look: Fullmosa Leather Band

These leather bands have that sort of "gator skin" look about them and come in six colors. They're a little more elegant-looking than its more distressed leather brethren, and it has quick-release switches for easy removal.

$14 at Amazon

Give your Galaxy Watch new life with a fresh band

The Samsung Galaxy Watch is a beautiful wrist accessory, but the stock strap that comes with it can get gross after extended use. Whether you're looking for something classier to better accessorize your watch or want a more casual band or something specifically for working out, there's a ton of options out there thanks to Samsung following the 20mm standard with easily swappable pins.

Everyone has their preferences, of course, but my personal all-around favorite is the Beafiry canvas band because it feels like your favorite broken-in pair of jeans — super comfortable and very versatile. I also recommend the Barton bands to choose from a good variety of high-quality leather strap styles. Since the Galaxy Watch has so many uses, it's a good idea to keep around a silicone band for those times you plan to get in a good sweat. For that, I lean toward the Lwsengme silicone band. You get a good-looking and comfortable band that can stand up to the most rigorous of workouts.

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