After series of rumors the key specifications of Samsung Galaxy S5 is confirmed. This, however, is not from the company, and so it is not official. This time it comes from a credible source on Samsung related news. The official launch is expected by mid- March in London and the devices will be available in April or May.
Samsung seems to follow Apple’s strategy of making metal and plastic body phones (iPhone 5S and 5C). They may as well push the premium metal body phone like Apple did for iPhone 5S. But one thing is confirmed, there will be metal and plastic Samsung S5. Whether they will be named differently is to seen.
Speculations are in favor of Samsung adopting Exynos 6 hexa core processor for metal body device and stick to Snapdragon 805 processor for plastic device. Both devices may support 4G LTE connectivity. This however is not confirmed on how they plan to feature the processors in the devices. It may as well be according to the 4G LTE connectivity.
The display size is not exactly known but it will be around 5.25 inches with 2,560×1,440 pixel resolution. The device will run Android Kitkat 4.4 out of the box. There will be a 16 MP rear camera and 5MP or 8 MP front camera.
The price of the device is expected to be around 800 Euros for metal body device and around 650 Euros for the plastic body device. The RAM size and battery capacity is not known yet.
The confirmed specifications of Samsung Galaxy S5 includes
- Exynos 6/ snapdragon processor
- Amoled 2,560×1,440 pixel resolution display
- both metal and plastic body phones
- 16 MP rear camera
- Android Kitkat 4.4