Samsung Galaxy S5

Samsung Galaxy S5 which was launched earlier this month during MWC is now launched in India. Samsung Galaxy S5 will be available from for Rs. .

Samsung has launched Exynos Octa core processor in India. Global model was equipped with quad core Qualcomm processor.


Samsung Galaxy S5 is Dust proof and waterproof with IP67 Certification. It can be placed in 1 meter water for 30 Minutes. It is also coupled with heartrate monitor and Fingerprint sensor.

Samsung has added ultra power saving mode which boosts the battery and gives more usage time.


Specification wise Galaxy S5 features 5.1 Full HD Super AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Protection which has pixel density of 432ppi. Galaxy S5 runs on Exynos Octa Core processor with 2GB RAM. Four high power cores are clocked at 1.9GHz while other four low power cores are clocked at 1.3GHz. It 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 is equipped with connectivity options like Advanced LTE and Wi-fi MIMO (802.11ac), USB 3.0, Bluetooth, 3G, NFC, Infrared.

The device packs 2,800 mAH battery which is capable of 290 hours of standby time.

Samsung Galaxy S5 runs on Android Kitkat 4.4.2 with a layer of ToucWiz UI.

Key Specifications:

  • 5.1 inch FHD Super AMOLED screen
  • Octa core Exynos processor(1.9GHz X 4 + 1.3GHz X 4)
  • 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

Pricing & Availability
The Galaxy S5 will be available from 11 April. It price is not reveled but Samsung said it will be priced between Rs. 51,000-53,000. Users can pre-order device starting today from Samsung website for Rs. 1,500.

According to rumors Samsung Galaxy S5 will be priced at Rs. 51,500. So looking at the price tag samsung galaxy s5 doesn’t offer much.


FeaturesSamsung Galaxy S5
Display5.1 inch 1080P Super AMOLED Display with 432 ppi
Display ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 3
ProcessorExynos Octa core Processor (1.9GHz x 4 + 1.3GHz x 4)
GPUAdreno 330 GPU
Camera16 megapixel rear camera, 2 megapixel front camera
Internal Memory16GB and 32GB Internal Memory options, Expandable upto 128 GB using MicroSD Card
Connectivity3G HSDPA, 4G, LTE, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, NFC, Infrared port, microUSB 3.0
Battery2,800 mAh
Dimensions142 x 72.5 x 8.1 mm, weight : 145 gm
SoftwareAndroid Kitkat 4.4.2 with TouchWiz UI