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Brilliant in Any Situation
Watch all your movies and videos come to life with incredible detail and vibrant color on the 5.1-inch, full 1080p Super AMOLED®
HD display. And enjoy a perfect viewing situation, no matter where you are, as your screen dynamically adjusts to compensate for ambient light.
Easily Take Stunning Photos
A powerful, yet easy-to-use 16-megapixel camera lets you capture the moment as it’s happening with large-print quality detail. And with the new Selective Focus feature, you can easily select elements to focus on — and the things you want to blur out — to create a feeling of depth.
Keep Track of Your Health
The Galaxy S5 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.†
Whether you’re running in the rain, or just catching up on your garden, now you won’t be afraid to take your phone along with you. The Galaxy S5 is designed to be dustproof and water-resistant.***
No more worrying about, or taking the time to enter your password. Now you can unlock your phone quickly and easily, just by scanning your fingerprint on the lock screen.
Features and specifications are subject to change without prior notification
Processor Speed, Type
Main Display Resolution
1920 x 1080 (FHD)
Main Display Size
Main Display Technology
Camera resolution (Front)
CMOS, 2 MP
Camera resolution (Rear)
CMOS, 16 MP
Video Recording Resolution
UHD 4K (3840 x 2160), @30fps
Main Camera - Flash
Main Camera - Auto Focus
2 GB RAM, 16 GB ROM**
External Memory/microSD™ Capacity
up to 128GB
Frequencies and Data Type
LTE: Bands 1/2/3/5/7/8/4/17 HSPA+/UMTS: 850/AWS/1900/2100MHz GSM: 850/900/1800/1900MHz
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4G+5GHz, VHT80 MIMO
A2DP, AVRCP, DI, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP
Gesture Sensor, Fingerprint Sensor, HR Sensor, Hall Sensor, Accelerometer, Geomagnetic Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Light Sensor, Barometer, Proximity Sensor
Product Dimensions (inches)
5.59" x 2.85" x 0.31"
Battery, Talk Time
up to 29 hrs*
Battery Type and Size
3.85 V, Lithium Ion, 2800 mAh
Music Play Time
up to 77 hrs*
Video Play Time
up to 14 hrs*
Internet Use Time
3G: up to 11 hrs; 4G: up to 12 hrs; Wi-Fi: up to 13 hrs*
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
Video Playing Resolution
UHD 4K (3840 x 2160), @30fps
Services and Applications
Enabled for 4G LTE
2093 User Reviews
"I recently updated from the Samsung S3, the reason for purchasing that phone was for the wifi and the fact i could get coverage in my back rooms, i was looking forward to the S5, I love the phone the ..."
Izzygirl September 29, 2014
"I had the galaxy s4 but the Samsung galaxy S5 is a must. I like the size or the screen, the resolution, the, quality of the pictures is amazing. I am very happy with my phone. I had an iPhone before a..."
yeny September 28, 2014
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† This device, S Health, and related software is not intended for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions, or in the cure, mitigation, treatment or prevention of disease.
*Battery life: Results are based on lab environment testing. Refer to your network carrier’s website for network specific talk times. Battery power consumption depends on factors such as network configuration, signal strength, operating temperature, features selected, vibrate mode, backlight settings, browser use, and data and other application usage patterns.
**User memory is less than the total memory due to storage of the operating system and software used to operate the phones features. Actual user memory will vary depending on the mobile phone operator and may change after software upgrades are performed.
***Water-resistant and dustproof based on IP67 rating, which tests submersion up to 1 meter for up to 30 minutes. Not shockproof. Covers must be tightly closed.