Take on the Elements
Dustproof and water-resistant, the Galaxy S5 Active™ has a rugged design that’s engineered for outdoor activities.** Run in the rain, camp in the desert, dig in your garden—all with your phone by your side. It even has a unique mode that instantly launches adventure-related features, like compasses and maps, conveniently onto one screen.
Whether you’re out in the sun or travelling by train, the 5.1" display will automatically adjust brightness and contrast levels to keep whatever you’re looking at vibrant, clear and rich with color.
One Camera For Every Adventure
Balance color and light in real time, using the HDR feature, or create more depth by selecting which elements to focus and blur. This powerful, yet easy-to-use 16-megapixel camera takes vivid photos and videos, while a complete editing suite helps enhance everything you shoot.
Your Personal Health Powerhouse
The Galaxy S 5 Active features the first-ever built-in heart rate monitor, and together with the S Health™ app, it makes tracking your health and fitness goals a lot easier. You can also use S Health to get on-demand nutritional information and the built-in pedometer helps track your steps and calories burned.✝
Features and specifications are subject to change without prior notification
Processor Speed, Type
2.5 GHz Quad-Core
Main Display Resolution
1920 x 1080 (FHD)
Main Display Size
Main Display Technology
Camera resolution (Front)
Camera resolution (Rear)
Digital Optical Zoom
Auto Focus; Dual-Camera; Dual-Recording; Geo-Tagging; HD Playback: Full HD (1080p); HD Recording: UHD 4K (3840 x 2160), @30fps; LED Flash; Online Image Uploading; Photo Editing; Sharing Capabilities: AT&T Locker, Bluetooth®, Buddy Photo Share, ChatOn, Email, Flipboard, Gmail™, Google+™, Group Play, Messaging, NFC, Picasa™, S Beam™, S Memo, Samsung Link, Share Shot, Wi-Fi Direct™; Shot Modes: Auto Beauty Face, Shot and more, Panorama, Virtual Tour, Dual Camera, Download; Slow Motion Recording; TV/Video-Out: HDMI, Samsung Link, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi®; Video; Video Editing; Zero Shutter Lag
2 GB RAM, 16 GB ROM***
External Memory/microSD™ Capacity
up to 128 GB
SDHC/SDXC SD Card
Frequencies and Data Type
UMTS: 850/1900/2100MHzGSM: 850/900/1800/1900MHzLTE: Bands 1/2/3/4/5/7/17
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4G+5GHz, VHT80 MIMO
Bluetooth® Profiles: A2DP, AVRCP, DI, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP; Wi-Fi® Hotspot: 10
A2DP, AVRCP, DI, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP
Accelerometer, Barometer, Geomagnetic Sensor, Gesture Sensor, Gyro Sensor, HRM Sensor, Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor
Product Dimensions (inches)
5.72" x 2.89" x 0.35"
up to 29hrs*
Battery Type and Size
3.85 V, Lithium Ion, 2800 mAh
Music Play Time
up to 77hrs*
Video Play Time
up to 14 hrs*
Internet Use Time
3G: up to 11 hrs;4G: up to 12hrs;Wi-Fi: up to 13hrs;*
Audio Playing Format
3GA, AWB, FLAC, MID, MXMF, OGA, OTA, RTX, RTTTL, XMF, AAC, AMR, IMY, M4A, MIDI, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA
Video Playing Format
FLV, M4V, MKV, MP4, WEBM, WMV, 3G2, 3GP, ASF, AVI
Services and Applications
Air Gestures™; Air View™; Samsung Traditional UI;Smart Pause™; Smart Scroll™; Smart Unlock; TouchWiz®; Widgets
Fun & Entertainment
Downloadable Content; IR Remote Control; S Translator; S Voice™; Samsung Widget Gallery; Wallpapers, Animated; WatchON™
Business & Office
Enterprise-Ready; Corporate E-mail/Calendar/Contacts; Microsoft® Office-compatible; Mobile Device Management; OCR/Business Card/Photo Scanner; On-Device Encryption (ODE); KNOX; Virtual Private Network
Email; Picture Messaging; Text Messaging; Video Messaging
Airline Mode; Call Block; Hearing Aid Compatible (HAC): M3; Multitasking; Picture Caller ID; Speakerphone; Speech-to-Text; Text-to-Speech; TTY
1073 User Reviews
"Great so far very user friendly! I am enjoying it already even though I just got it today!"
pacheco3091761 September 30, 2014
"My wife and I both bought the Galaxy 5 and we love this phone. We have been Samsung owners since the Galaxy 2. This was a much needed upgrade. We both love the fitness app built into the phone. I neve..."
Jaythedrummer September 29, 2014
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