Samsung Galaxy S5 (2014) review
The detailed specifications, photos and introductory video of the Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900). The list of the competitors most often compared to the Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone.
The Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900) smartphone released in 2014. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC chipset, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.
The Samsung Galaxy S5 runs on Android OS v4.4.2 (KitKat) out of the box. It comes with a Li-Ion 2800 mAh battery. It features a 5.1 inches AMOLED display with 1080 x 1920 px resolution. The AMOLED technology is widely used for smartphones because of their gorgeous color reproduction abilities and very deep blacks.
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- Samsung Galaxy S5 specifications
- Samsung Galaxy S5 pictures
- Samsung Galaxy S5 video
- Samsung Galaxy S5's comparisons
Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900) specifications
- Galaxy S5
- 145 g
- 142 x 72.5 x 8.1 mm
- charcoal black
- SIM type
- Micro SIM
The Samsung Galaxy S5 runs on Android OS v4.4.2 (KitKat) out of the box, but the Galaxy S5's firmware can be upgraded to a newer version of OS.
- Android OS v4.4.2 (KitKat)
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC
- Quad-core 2.5 GHz Krait 400
- Adreno 330
Screen size is measured in inches, diagonally from corner to corner. The 5.1 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen with 1080 x 1920 px resolution is multitouch capable.
- Super AMOLED
- 5.1 inches
- 1080 x 1920 px
The smartphone's memory (2 GB) cannot be expanded, but the storage (16 GB) can be expanded with a microSD card.
- 2 GB
- Internal storage
- 16 GB
- External storage
The camera of the Samsung Galaxy S5 is equipped with autofocus. Autofocus is a camera feature that fine-tunes the focus of the camera, it is a nice feature of this smartphone.
- Front camera
- 2 MP
- Rear camera
- 16 MP
5312 x 2988 px
Galaxy S5 is 3G and 4G capable. This smartphone has a built-in GPS receiver. GPS is a satellite based navigation system that allows the determination of the exact geographical location on Earth. The Galaxy S5 comes with Near Field Communications (NFC) functionality for transferring content with other NFC-enabled devices. This Samsung smartphone has FM radio receiver.
- 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- 2G / 3G / 4G
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
- v4.0, A2DP, LE
- A-GPS, GLONASS, Beidou
- FM radio
- USB host
- 3.5 mm jack
The Li-Ion 2800 mAh battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. This is a low maintenance battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random.
- Li-Ion 2800 mAh
The smartphone sensors measure physical quantities and transmit them to the application processor. The phones's accelerometer is a built-in electronic component that measures tilt and motion. The proximity sensor detects when a user is holding the phone near their face during a call and turns off the display to prevent keypad presses and battery consumption from the display.
- Corning Gorilla Glass 3
- Official site
The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Samsung Galaxy S5, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900) pictures
Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900) video
Samsung Galaxy S5's (SM-G900) comparisons
According to our statistics, the Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone was most often compared on our site with the following smartphones.
Samsung Galaxy Luna
Samsung Galaxy J3
Huawei Ascend XT
Samsung Galaxy J7
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