Samsung Galaxy S5

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Basic Specs

Thickness .32 inches
Weight .32 pounds
Form factor Slab
Screen size (diagonal) 5.1 inches
Operating system Android
Launch OS version 4.4.2

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Tech Specs


Height 5.59 inches
Width 2.85 inches
Thickness .32 inches
Weight .32 pounds
Form factor Slab
Color White, Black
Loudspeaker Yes
Noise cancellation Hardware (multi-mic)


Screen size (diagonal) 5.1 inches
Technology Super AMOLED
Pixel arrangement RGBG (PenTile)
Resolution (Y) 1920 px
Resolution (X) 1080 px
PPI 432
Touchscreen type Capacitive


Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi support 802.11n, 802.11g, 802.11b, 802.11a, 802.11 a/c
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth version Bluetooth 4.0
NFC support Yes
Tethering / mobile hotspot Yes


Manufacturer Qualcomm
Brand / family Snapdragon 801
Clock speed 2.5 GHz
Number of cores 4


Manufacturer Qualcomm
Model Adreno 330


RAM size 2 GB


Internal size 16 GB, 32 GB
External Yes
Max external size 64 GB
External type microSD

Front Camera

Resolution 2.1 megapixels

Rear Camera

Resolution 16 megapixels
Flash LED
Focus type Autofocus
Video resolution 4K


Operating system Android
Launch OS version 4.4.2


Video out Yes
Headphone jack 3.5mm
Other ports Micro USB


Sensors Compass (Magnetometer), Proximity, Ambient light, Gyroscope, Accelerometer, Barometer, Infrared, Fingerprint


Capacity 2800 mAh

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