Recently the smartphone specialist Samsung officially announces the Galaxy s5, which is the most awaited android smartphone of the year 2014. A year back Samsung has launched the ultimate smartphone – Samsung galaxy s4 at the time everyone’s thought is “s4 is a one of the normal mobile from Samsung”, but it was reached over 70 million sales. After the success story of the galaxy s4 Samsung wants to upgrade the next gadget of that series, so it takes over a year. And also Samsung aims to sold over 100 million units of galaxy s5. s5 will be available in stores at the middle of April.
Samsung Galaxy s5 Review & Specifications :
Design and Display :
Samsung Galaxy s5 comes with stylish and highly attractive design due to the modern trends, but it is little bit bigger then galaxy s4. It’s accurate measurements are 142.0 x 72.5 x 8.1mm and the weight of the device is 145 g. S4 comes with two incredible features, 1st is “Fingerprint Scanner” – fingerprint scanner is located in the back side of the home button, it helps to secure the device with our finger prints. The second feature is s4 is a “Water Resistance” mobile, yes it turns like a water proof device nearly 30 minutes in 1 meter of depth.
S4 comes with 5.1 inches large size of Super AMOLED capacitive HD touchscreen with the resolutions of 1080 x 1920 pixels and the display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The 16M colors gives a very high resolution to the pictures in the display.
Definitely Camera is the one of the most impressive section of this device, because the handset comes with 16 MP primary camera (with LED flash) and it’s able to take a pictures with the resolutions of 5312 x 2988 pixels. Using the 16 MP camera you can record 2160p@30fps HD videos. So surely it attracts the “smartphone camera” lovers. The 2.1 megapixels secondary camera helps to make videos calls and used to record videos at 1080p@30fps.
Connectivity & Storage :
Connectivity is another important factor to stand up the s5, it comes with the all the latest features like HSDPA 42.2 Mbps, HSUPA 5.76 Mbps, LTE, etc., and enable the fastest Wi-Fi configurations (Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-bank, Wi-Fi hotspot). GPRS and EDGE are enabled. And also a latest USB version – microUSB v3.0.
The Memory section of the device is covered by 16/32 GB internal storage, it really helps to store more files but if you think it is not enough for you, then you can increase the memory size up to 128 GB using microSD cards. And the 2 GB RAM is very useful to run this device quickly.
Hardware and Other Features :
Coming to the Operating System, Samsung Galaxy s5 is runs by Android v4.4.2 (KitKat) OS – it is the latest upgraded version of Android. This device is powered by Quad-core 2.5 GHz krait 400 processor, which able to work hard, especially while running heavy applications and games. It power up with Li-lon 2800 mAh batter which helps to stand up to 390 hours.
This handset have lot of additional features like HTML5 Browser, GPS with A-GSP support, Wireless charging, Sensors (Accelerometer, Compass, Temperature, Heart rate, etc.,), Messaging (SMS, MMS, Email, RSS), Video & image editor, Document viewer (word, Excel, Powerpoint, PDF), Google Search, Google Maps, Gmail, YouTube, Picasa, etc.,
Samsung Galaxy s5 Smartphone Hands-on :