Samsung Galaxy S5Samsung had launched a 3G variant variant of Galaxy S5 in India in April. Now, The company is planning to launch LTE variant of Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900I) in India. Earlier we have reported that Samsung is testing LTE smartphones in India.

Retailer Mahesh Telecom has revealed that Samsung will launch LTE Version of Galaxy S5 in india. According to him, The phone will be launched with a MRP of Rs. 56,000. Interestingly it will run on Snapdragon processor instead of Exynos processor which was launched in India.


Samsung Galaxy S5 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 Snapdragon 800 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 is equipped with connectivity options like Advanced LTE and Wi-Fi MIMO (802.11ac), USB 3.0, Bluetooth, 3G, NFC and 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
  • 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 may launch Galaxy S5 LTE (SM-G900I) officially in coming days. It will be launched with a MRP of Rs. 56,000. However it will retail in India for around Rs. 40,000 as current Galaxy S5(SM-G900H) version is selling online for around Rs. 36,000.