Samsung unveils Galaxy S5 and new Gear range

By Matt on 24th Feb, 2014

Samsung Galaxy S5, Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo & Gear Fit unveiled @ MWC 2014

The launch of the Galaxy S5 smartphone at Samsung Unpacked 2014 created an incredible amount of buzz. Discover what has been revealed.

Galaxy S5 logo

Samsung Galaxy S5 has arrived

Unpacked 2014 introduced the world to new features like a groundbreaking camera, an accelerated network experience, brand new power saving modes, plus three new wearable devices – the Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo and Gear Fit – there is so much to get excited about.

Will Francis, one of the UK’s most influential tech bloggers, is our expert at Samsung Unpacked 2014. His experience in both social platforms and the latest digital trends makes him the perfect person to unveil this latest smartphone in the Galaxy range.

Power Saving Mode saves and extends battery life, while Ultra Power Saving Mode turns the display to black and white and closes all background features. This preserves battery power for that all important call when you’re running out of charge.

Galaxy S5

"Galaxy S5 represents an iconic design with essential and useful features.”

- JK Shin, President and Head of IT & Mobile Communications Division at Samsung

Galaxy S5
Gear Fit

"Gear Fit is designed to help consumers striving to live more fit and active lives.”

- JK Shin, President and Head of IT & Mobile Communications Division at Samsung

Gear Fit

The newly-unveiled Gear 2 also gives you greater control over its look and feel, as well as more functionality. It showcases a new lighter design, with the 2MP camera now located in the screen. The two new wearable devices can also help with your wellbeing, offering personal fitness coaching in real time. You can create your own customisable fitness routine and even monitor your heart rate while you exercise.

Other cool features include a stand-alone music player that connects to a headset via Bluetooth, as well as a handy WatchOn Remote app for controlling your TV and set top box.

Find out more about Gear 2 Neo and Gear 2 .

"We have enhanced everything consumers love about the Gear."

- JK Shin, President and Head of IT & Mobile Communications Division at Samsung

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