Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus

Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus

Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus Review and Specifications

OS, hardware and RAM

Samsung introduced a new smart phone named Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus with attractive specifications. The phone runs on Android  v4.4.2 (KitKat) operating system with TouchWiz UI. Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus offers Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 chipset and Adreno 420 GPU for better graphic display. The phone is packed with 2.5 GHz Quad-core Krait 450 processor for fast performance. It has a 2 GB RAM. Accelerometer, proximity, compass, gyro, barometer, gesture and heart rate sensors are used in this phone for better user experience. 

Operating System (OS) Android  v4.4.2 (KitKat) OS with TouchWiz UI
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 805
Processor 2.5 GHz Quad-core Krait 450
GPU Adreno 420
RAM 2 GB
Sensors Accelerometer, proximity, compass, gyro, barometer, gesture, heart rate

Mobile network, SIM and Internet

Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus supports Micro SIM with quad band GSM (850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz), quad band WCDMA  (850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz) and 4G LTE network. It gives 300 mbps internet downloading speed and 50 Mbps uploading speed in LTE networks. 

SIM Type Micro SIM
Mobile Network 2G: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz 
3G: WCDMA  850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz 
4G: LTE 800 / 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100 / 2600 MHz
Internet Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps

Display and camera

Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus gets large 5.1 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with 1080 x 1920 pixels resolutions. It has a 432 ppi pixel density and screen is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The phone is spotted with 16 MP rear camera and 2 MP front facing camera. Camera features LED flash, phase detection autofocus, 1/2.6” sensor size, 1.12 µm pixel size, Dual Shot, Simultaneous HD video and image recording, geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR and video calling. 

Display Size and resolutions 5.1 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixels resolutions, 432 ppi
Display technology Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
Display Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Rear camera 16 MP
Front camera 2 MP
LED flash Yes

Storage and local connectivity

Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus comes with 16/32 GB internal storage variants and expandable up to 128 GB via microSD card. The phone features NFC connectivity for secure payment and infrared port. It provide connectivity options like Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, microUSB v3.0 (MHL 2.1 TV-out), USB Host, A-GPS with GLONASS, Beidou, and Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE, apt-X. The phone also offers IP67 certified – dust and water resistant Water resistant up to 1 meter and 30 minutes. 

Inbuilt Storage 16/32 GB
MicroSD  card Support Up to 128 GB
Physical Connectivity /USB microUSB v3.0 (MHL 2.1 TV-out), USB Host
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Infrared port Yes
NFC Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Navigation A-GPS with GLONASS, Beidou

Battery, dimensions, multi-media and preinstalled applications

Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus powered by 2800 mAh Li-Ion battery. It gives up to 20 hours talk time. The phone measures 142 x 72.5 x 8.1 mm dimension and 145 gram weight. It supports MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264 video format and MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC audio format. 

Battery capacity 2800 mAh Li-Ion battery
Talk time Up to 20 hours
Standby time
Dimension   142 x 72.5 x 8.1 mm
Weight 145 gram
FM Radio Yes
Supported audio file formats MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC 
Supported video file formats MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264 
Preinstalled applications Yes

Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus Price in India on 02 January 2017 is Rs. 39,999/- (Expected)

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