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Galaxy S5 Active (AT&T) edit
Carrier
Type AT&T
Provides who the cell phone carrier is for this model of phone.
Color
Color Camo Green, Red, Titanium Gray
Choice of colors (exterior design) that a model is currently available in.
Processor
Processor Speed, Type 2.5 GHz Quad-CoreGHz
Display
Main Display Resolution 1920 x 1080 (FHD)
Main Display Size 5.1"
Main Display Technology Super AMOLED™
Touchscreen Yes
Technology that enables users to interact with a phone by touching images, words, or icons on the display.
Color Depth 16MM
Camera
Camera resolution (Front) 2 MPMP, 2MP
Camera resolution (Rear) 16MP
Number of pixels across and down that are used to capture an image. More pixels, the sharper the photo.
Digital Optical Zoom 4x Digital
Features 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, 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 Lagp, fps
Memory
Internal Memory 2 GB RAM, 16 GB ROM***GB
User memory is less than the total memory due to storage of the operating system and software used to operate the features. Actual user memory will vary depending on the operator and may change after software upgrades are performed.
Available Memory up to 128 GB
Hardware device or memory card that connects to a phone for the purpose of receiving and storing data.
SDHC/SDXC SD Card Yes
Network
Frequencies and Data Type UMTS: 850/1900/2100MHzGSM: 850/900/1800/1900MHzLTE: Bands 1/2/3/4/5/7/17MHz
The bandwidths supported by the device may vary depending on the region or service provider.
SIM Size Micro-SIM (3FF)
SAR SAR Value
Connectivity
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4G+5GHz, VHT80 MIMOGHz
Connection that allows streaming computer data across wireless networks.
Features Bluetooth® Profiles: A2DP, AVRCP, DI, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP; Wi-Fi® Hotspot: 10
USB USB 2
Universal Serial Bus. Common hardware interface standard for connecting peripherals to a computer.
Bluetooth 4.0
ANT+ Yes
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, DI, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP
Location Technology GPS, Glonass
Earjack 3.5mm Stereomm
MHL MHL 2
Wi-Fi Direct Yes
NFC Yes
PC Sync. KIES
OS
OS Android™
Form Factor
Form Factor Bar (Candybar)
Sensor Type
Type Accelerometer, Barometer, Geomagnetic Sensor, Gesture Sensor, Gyro Sensor, HRM Sensor, Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor
Size
Weight 6.0oz
Product Dimensions (inches) 5.72" x 2.89" x 0.35""
Height, width and depth of the phone, measured in inches (in.).
Battery
Battery, Standby up to 29hrs*hrs
Amount of time available in Sleep mode in which a phone's display is inactive to save power, but not totally shut down. Smartphone Battery Life Time Test Procedures
Battery Type and Size 3.85 V, Lithium Ion, 2800 mAhV, mAh
Music Play Time up to 77hrs*hrs
Battery power consumption depends on factors such as network configuration, signal strength, operating temperature, features selected, vibrate mode, backlight settings, browser use, frequency of calls and voice, data and other application usage patterns. Smartphone Battery Life Time Test Procedures
Video Play Time up to 14 hrs*hrs
Battery power consumption depends on factors such as network configuration, signal strength, operating temperature, features selected, vibrate mode, backlight settings, browser use, frequency of calls and voice, data and other application usage patterns. Smartphone Battery Life Time Test Procedures
Internet Use Time 3G: up to 11 hrs;4G: up to 12hrs;Wi-Fi: up to 13hrs;*hrs
Battery power consumption depends on factors such as network configuration, signal strength, operating temperature, features selected, vibrate mode, backlight settings, browser use, frequency of calls and voice, data and other application usage patterns. Smartphone Battery Life Time Test Procedures
Removable Yes
Audio
Audio Playing Format 3GA, AWB, FLAC, MID, MXMF, OGA, OTA, RTX, RTTTL, XMF, AAC, AMR, IMY, M4A, MIDI, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA
Video
Video Playing Format FLV, M4V, MKV, MP4, WEBM, WMV, 3G2, 3GP, ASF, AVI
Services and Applications
Gear Manager Yes
S-Voice Yes
Category
Type Smartphone
User Interface
Features Air Gestures™; Air View™; Samsung Traditional UI;Smart Pause™; Smart Scroll™; Smart Unlock; TouchWiz®; Widgets
Fun & Entertainment
Features Downloadable Content; IR Remote Control; S Translator; S Voice™; Samsung Widget Gallery; Wallpapers, Animated; WatchON™
Business & Office
Features 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
Communication Features
Features Email; Picture Messaging; Text Messaging; Video Messaging
Calling Functions
Features Airline Mode; Call Block; Hearing Aid Compatible (HAC): M3; Multitasking; Picture Caller ID; Speakerphone; Speech-to-Text; Text-to-Speech; TTY
Software Version - Galaxy S5 Active (AT&T)
Update History 04/27/2017

Version

Date Released

Notes

G870AUCS2DQD1

4/27/2017

  • Android device security updates

G870AUCS2DPK5

3/31/2017

  • Android device security updates

G870AUCS2DPK5

3/10/2017

  • Android device security updates

G870AUCS2DPK4

2/1/2017

  • Android device security updates

G870AUCS2DPK3

1/12/17

  • Android device security updates

G870AUCS2DPH4

10/26/2016

  • Android device security updates

G870AUCS2DPH3

9/19/2016

  • Android device security updates

G870AUCU2DPH2

8/26/2016

  • Android OS 6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • Wi-Fi Calling
  • Video Calling
  • Android device security enhancements

G870AUCU2CPB3

5/17/2016

  • Device security improvements
G870AUCU2CPB2

5/3/2016

  • Device security improvements

G870AUCE2CPB1

3/17/2016

  • Device security enhancements
  • Device performance enhancements

G870AUCU2COJ3

11/10/2015

  • Upgrade to Android OS 5.1.1
  • Android for Work
  • Security updates
  • Fix to Ultra Power Saver mode for devices using On Device Encryption

G870AUCU2BOF3
(Lollipop OS)
G870AUCU1AOA2
(KitKat OS)

8/5/2015

8/12/2015

  • Android OS Security Enhancements (Stagefright)

G870AUCU2BOF2

7/15/2015

  • Find My Mobile and Reactivation Lock enhancements
  • Android OS security enhancements

G870AUCU1BOC5

4/15/15

Effective April 15, 2015, AT&T will release Android 5.0 (Lollipop) software for the Samsung Galaxy S5 Active. The update is available to customers to download via Firmware Over the Air (FOTA). Wi-Fi is required for update and the file size is 1.4GB.

Android 5.0 Lollipop Highlights

    • Songs, photos, apps, and even recent searches from one Android device can be immediately enjoyed across all of your Android devices.
    • New User Interface look and feel, more fluid motions
    • Priority mode to only allow certain notifications to get through
    • Battery saving features and remaining time left to charge or deplete indicators
    • Smart Lock to secure phone or tablet by pairing it with a trusted device like a wearable or car
    • Most frequently used settings available with just two swipes down from the top screen
    • Details at: http://www.android.com/versions/lollipop-5-0/ enhancements

Although there should be no impacts to settings or data, we recommend that you back up your media files to an SD card, a PC, or using a favorite application (from the Play Store), prior to upgrading the software. You can also backing up and restoring your phone using Samsung Kies.   

G870AUCU1AOA1

2/5/2015

  • Android KitKat 4.4.4
    • Miscellaneous improvements, bug fixes, and security updates
  • HD Voice capability
  • AT&T Service additions:
    • Mail - ATT Mail (att.net mail)
    • AT&T Live
    • Uber
    • Remote Support

G870AUCU1ANG3

8/22/2014

  • Android version 4.4.2, KitKat
  • Visual Voice Mail (VVM) enhancements
  • Security updates and patches
  • Application installation enhancements
  • Accidental emergency dial fixed on the lock screen
  • Several lower layer modem crashes and sluggishness improvement enhancements
  • E-mail UX enhancements
  • Re-activation lock improvements

G870AUCU1ANE4

6/7/2014

  • Android version 4.4.2, KitKat

Find the Software Version 04/27/2017

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps .
  2. Touch Settings.
  3. Scroll to and touch About phone.
  4. Compare the Baseband version on your mobile device to the list below.

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