As expected, Samsung has unveiled its next flagship device i.e Samsung Galaxy S5 at its “UNPACKED 2014 Episode 1” event at Mobile World Congress 2014 at Barcelona. Samsung Galaxy S5 sports a 5.1-inch 1080p Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 and is powered by 2.5GHz quad-core processor with 2 GB of RAM. The flagship device is running Android 4.4.2 Kitkat along with Samsung’s customary TouchWiz interface.
In terms of Camera, the device features a 16MP rear camera and 2.1MP front camera. It comes with an internal memory of 16/32GB along with support for microSD cards upto 64 GB. In terms of connectivity, it supports WiFi: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac HT80, MIMO(2×2), Bluetooth 4.0 BLE / ANT+, USB 3.0, NFC and IR Remote.
The device is powered by a whopping 2800mAh battery giving you a Standby time of 390 hrs or Talk time of 21 hrs.
Apart from these, Galaxy S5 comes with some great additional features such as:
- Fingerprint scanner
- Heart rate sensor
- IP67 Dust and water Resistant
Samsung Galaxy S5 Specs:
|Display||5.1-inch 1080p Super AMOLED (1920 x 1080) display|
|CPU||2.5GHz quad-core Snapdragon 801 (MSM8974AC) SoC|
|Operating System||Android 4.4.2 (Kitkat) with Samsung's customary TouchWiz interface|
|Camera||16MP rear camera which can shoot 4K (UHD) video at 30FPS and 1080p (FHD) video at 60FPS
2.1MP front camera
|Thickness and Weight||8.1mm thick and weight: 145g|
|RAM||2GB of RAM|
|Storage||16/32GB internal storage with support for microSD|
|Connectivity||WiFi: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac HT80, MIMO(2x2), Bluetooth®: 4.0 BLE / ANT+, USB: USB 3.0, NFC, IR Remote
Standby time: 390 hrs / Talk time: 21 hrs
|Other Features||Fingerprint scanner;
Heart rate sensor;
IP67 Dust and water Resistant;
Ultra Power Saving Mode,
Price and Availability
The device will be available globally through Samsung’s retail channels, e-commerce and carriers in April.We are yet to hear about the device pricing and will update you as and when we hear about it.