Samsung had launched a 3G variant variant of Galaxy S5 in India in April. Now, The company has launched LTE variant of Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900I) in India For Rs. 53,500. Earlier we have reported that Samsung is testing LTE smartphones in India.
The news about Galaxy S5 4G version launch in India was surfaced couple of days back. Now company has made the device official. The phone runs on Snapdragon processor instead of Exynos processor found in Galaxy S5 3G version.
Samsung has tied with Airtel to offer 4G data along with purchase of device. Airtel will offer 5GB of data per month for two months. The price of Galaxy S5 4G in India is Rs. 53,500.
Samsung Galaxy S5 4G features a 5.1 Full HD Super AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Protection which has pixel density of 432ppi. Galaxy S5 runs on 2.5 GHz quad core Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801 proceessor with 2 GB of RAM.
Galaxy S5 features 16 Megapixel camera with Super Auto Focus, HDR and 4K video capabilities. It also has 2 megapixel front camera. Samsung Galaxy S5 comes in two memory options 16GB and 32GB, there is MicroSD slot by which memory can be increased to 128 GB.
The Samsung Galaxy S5 4G is equipped with connectivity options like Advanced LTE and Wi-Fi MIMO (802.11ac), USB 3.0, Bluetooth, 3G, NFC and Infrared. It supports Eight 4G bands. The device packs 2,800 mAH battery which is capable of 290 hours of standby time.
Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE runs on Android Kitkat 4.4.2 with a layer of ToucWiz UI.
- 5.1 inch FHD Super AMOLED screen
- 2.5 GHz quad core snapdragon processor
- 2GB RAM
- Adreno 330GPU
- 16 Megapixel rear camera
- 2.1 megapixel front camera
- 2,800 mAh battery
- 16 GB, 32 GB Internal memory options, can be expanded up to 128GB
- Android Kitkat 4.4.2 with a layer of TouchWiz UI
- Fingerprint Sensor
- Dust and waterproof body
- Heart-rate monitor sensor
Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE (SM-G900I) is launched in India for Rs. 53,500. Existing users can pay Rs. 10,000 and upgrade their device to 4G version. The device is now up for sale in India.