As promised, Samsung officially announced the commercial launch of their latest flagship device Galaxy S5, today. The all new flagship from the Korean giant is in shelves in India now, along with 125 other countries around the world.
Samsung had officially launched the Galaxy S5 smartphone in India last month, and the device was available for pre-order starting from March 29th., with a special cash back offer for the City Bank credit card holders.The phone is available for purchase in India from various retailers and also from Samsung’s official e-store.
During the launch Samsung mentioned that the phone will be priced in between 51,000 to 53,000, and the Samsung India e-Store listed the device for a price of 51,000, as expected.
Samsung originally announced the Galaxy S5 at MWC back in February. The Galaxy S5 packs all the high-end features and it receiving positive reviews from every where. It features a 5.1-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The phone is powered by Snapdragon 801 or Octa-Core Exynos 5422 processor with Heterogeneous Multi-processing.
Samsung Galaxy S5 sports a 16 MP autofocus camera wit LED flash and it support Ultra HD video recording and HDR. It also packs some special features like Finger scanner, built-in heart rate sensor, Ulta Power Saver, Download Booster etc. to improve the performance. The phone runs on Android 4.4. KitKat and comes with IP67 certification for dust and water resistance.
In a related news, some retailers offering the phone for a price worth 49,990.
Samsung Galaxy S5 key specifications
|Phone||Samsung Galaxy S5|
|Display||5.1 inch Super AMOLED, 1920 x 1080p full HD|
|CPU||Quad-core 2.5 GHz Krait 400|
|Chipset||Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801|
|OS||Android OS, v4.4.2 Kitkat|
|ROM||16 GB, microSD up to 128 GB|
|Connectivity||2G, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth, micro USB, NFC|
|Camera-rear||16 MP, 4k video recording @ 30fps|
|Camera-front||2 MP 1080p video recording @ 30fps|
|Battery||2800 mAh Li-ion|