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|
|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|
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|
|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|
|Dimension||142 x 72.5 x 8.1 mm|
|Supported audio file formats||MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC|
|Supported video file formats||MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264|
Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus Price in India on 02 January 2017 is Rs. 39,999/- (Expected)