Samsung Galaxy S5 Android 4.4.2 KitKat OS phone Launched- Specs, Features and Price

Check Samsung Galaxy S5 specs, features, pricing, reviews and release date in India.

Samsung Galaxy S5 is the new Android Smartphone launched by the Korean Company in the Mobile World Congress 2014 helding Barcelona. There were many rumours regarding the specs and features of Samsung Galaxy S5. Now the Samsung has launched the Galaxy S5 officially in MWC 2014. The Samsung Galaxy S5 to be the top phone when compared to other phones of Samsung. Galaxy S5 is the Successor of Galaxy S4 with the model number GT-I9600. According to the different telecom carriers the model number will varies from variants to variants.

Comes with Powerful Processor

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is powered with Octa-Core Snapdragon 800 processor clocking at the speed of 2.5GHz. The phone has the ability to run any app smoothly with its 2 GB of RAM. The Smartphone runs with latest Android v4.4.2 KitKat OS. Having powerful processor and latest Android OS certainly increases the reputation of the device.

Storage and Connectivity & Colors

The storage of the device gives an option of either 16GB or 32GB which can be expandable up to 64GB via MIcroSD card support. The device is equipped with microUSB 3.0 port for quick transfer speeds. The connectivity includes 4G LTE and fifth generation Wi-Fi 802.11ac and 2X2 MiMo.

The Samsung Galaxy S5 will be available in Charcoal Black, Shimmery White, Electric Blue and Copper Gold. The device includes dimensions of 142*72.5*8.1mm and weighs 145g.

Bigger HD Display

The Samsung Galaxy S5 sports 5.25-inch AMOLED touchscreen display with resolutions of 2560*1440 pixels. When compared to Galaxy S4, the display screen is little bigger in size. The Galaxy S4 comes with 5.1-inch touchscreen display.

The Galaxy S5 also comes with fingerprint scanner serving the purpose of having secrecy with the device. The scanner plays role in 3 important fields like in unlocking the device, making mobile payments online and protecting the documents with private mode which can be unlocked with your fingerprints.

Super Autofocus Camera

The Samsung Galaxy S5 has 16-megapixels of rear camera with Autofocus and dual LED flash feature. There is also 3.2-megapixels secondary camera for video calling facility. The deice is also equipped with massive 3200 mAh battery.

Samsung Galaxy S5 Key features:

  • 5.25-inch AMOLED touchscreen display
  • 2560*1440 pixels resolution
  • 16-megapixels rear camera with Dual LED Flash, AutoFocus
  • 3.2-megapixels front facing camera
  • Qualcomm snapdragon 800 Octa-Core processor
  • 16GB and 32GB internal storage variants
  • External storage can be expandable up to 64 GB via microSD card
  • Runs with Android v4.2.2 KitKat OS
  • Connectivity includes 4G LTE, WiFi
  • Fingerprint scanner and waterproof features included

Price and Availability in India

The Samsung Galaxy S5 will be launched in India at the end of March or in the first week of April 2014. There is no details regarding the price of the device, but it cost not less than Rs. 45,000 due to its excellent features and design.