What’s new on Samsung Galaxy S5:
Unveiled at MWC 2014 (Barcelona, Spain – Feb. 24, 2014), the successor of Samsung Galaxy S4 offers consumers a refined experience with innovation of essential features for day-to-day use. The Galaxy S5 combines an advanced camera, the fast network connectivity, dedicated fitness tools and enhanced device protection features as consumers stay fit and connected in style.
– Fast Auto Focus and HDR(Rich tone): Capture the moments that matters most with the world’s fastest autofocus speed up to 0.3 seconds and the advanced High Dynamic Range (HDR), reproduce natural light and color with striking intensity at any circumstances
– Heart Rate Sensor: Enables you to measure your heart rate directly on your phone (the sensor can be found on the back of the smartphone).
– S Health: Offers you through your fitness routines daily and consistently. It provides a comprehensive personal fitness tracker to help users monitor and manage their behavior, such as: pedometer, diet and exercise records, and the ability to pair with next generation Gear products for real-time fitness coaching.
– Download Booster: Powered speed with LTE & Wi-Fi together, the Download Booster technology lets you use the LTE and Wi-Fi simultaneously to download files in a hurry.
– MIMO (Multi-Input Multi-Output): The 5th generation Wi-Fi 802.11ac and 2X2 MIMO technology equip Galaxy S5 with two internal Wi-Fi antennas to double the connection and accelerate the speed of your Wi-Fi.
– Dust & Water Resistant: With an IP67 certification, Galaxy S5 is resistant to sweat, rain, liquids, sand and dust, so your phone is protected for any activity and situation.
– Finger Scanner: Security has been upgraded and personalized. You can now unlock your phone and make faster and more secure payments via PayPal with the swipe of your finger.
– Power Saving Mode (+Ultra Power Saving Mode): The Ultra Power Saving Mode turns the display to black and white, and shuts down all unnecessary features to minimize the battery consumption.
– 5.1” Full HD Super AMOLED Display: Galaxy S5’s FHD Super AMOLED display is brighter with more clarity, delivering a deeper and more vivid screen view.
Network: 2G: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 | 3G: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 | 4G: LTE Cat.4 (150/50Mbps)
Display: 5.1” FHD Super AMOLED (1920 x 1080) capacitive touchscreen, 432 ppi, Multitouch, 16M colors, Corning Gorilla Glass 3, TouchWiz UI
CPU: 2.5GHz Quad core Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801 – Krait 400
GPU: Adreno 330
OS: Android 4.4.2 (Kitkat)
Camera: Main(rear) – 16MP (1/2.6”, Phase Detection AF), 5312 x 2988, with LED Flash | Sub (front) – 2.0MP (1920 x 1080, Wide-angle lens )
Video: [email protected], HDR, video stabilization
Video Codec: H.263, H.264(AVC), MPEG4, VC-1, Sorenson Spark, MP43, WMV7, WMV8, VP8
Video Format: MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM
Audio: Audio Codec: MP3, AMR-NB/WB, AAC/ AAC+/ eAAC+, WMA, Vorbis, FLAC | Audio Format: MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA
Camera Features: HDR (Rich tone), Selective Focus, Virtual Tour Shot, Shot&More
Additional Features: IP67 Dust and water Resistant (Water resistant up to 1 meter and 30 minutes) | Emergency Mode | Ultra Power Saving Mode | Download Booster | S Health 3.0 | Quick Connect | Private Mode | Kids Mode
Google Mobile Services: Chrome, Drive, Photos, Gmail, Google, Google+, Google Settings, Hangouts, Maps, Play Books, Play Games, Play Newsstand, Play Movie & TV, Play Music, Play Store, Voice Search, YouTube
Connectivity: WiFi: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac HT80, MIMO(2×2) | Bluetooth®: 4.0 BLE / ANT+ | USB: USB 3.0 | NFC | IR Remote
Sensor: Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, Hall, RGB ambient light, Gesture(IR), Finger Scanner, Heart rate sensor
Memory: RAM: 2GB | Internal Memory: 16/32GB | microSD slot upto 128GB
Dimension | Weight: 142.0 x 72.5 x 8.1mm | 145g
Battery: 2800mAh | Standby time: 390 hrs / Talk time: 21 hrs
Samsung Galaxy 5 available and known as: Samsung SM-G900I – for Asia | Samsung SM-G900F/SM-G900H – for Europe | Samsung SM-G900K/G900L/G900S – for Korea | Samsung SM-G900P – for Sprint | Samsung SM-G900R4 – for US Cellular | Samsung SM-G900V – for Verizon | Samsung SM-G900M – for Vodafone | Samsung SM-G900A – for AT&T | Samsung SM-G900T – for T-Mobile
Release / Availability: Galaxy S5 available globally through Samsung’s retail channels, e-commerce and carriers on April. / Price: Php 34,990 SRP
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