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Galaxy S5 (TracFone) edit
Carrier
Type Straight Talk, TracFone
Provides who the cell phone carrier is for this model of phone.
Color
Color Black Mist, Black Sapphire, Charcoal Black
Choice of colors (exterior design) that a model is currently available in.
Processor
Processor Speed, Type 1.9GHz Quad CoreGHz, 2.1GHz, 1.5GHz; Octa-CoreGHz, 2.5 GHz Quad-CoreGHz
Display
Main Display Resolution 1080 x 1920pixels, 1920 x 1080 pixels, 441 ppipixels, ppi, 2560 x 1440 (Quad HD)
Main Display Size 5", 5.1"
Main Display Technology Full HD Super AMOLED™, 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) 2MP, CMOS 2.1MP, CMOS 5MPMP
Camera resolution (Rear) 13MP, CMOS 16MP, CMOS 16MPMP
Number of pixels across and down that are used to capture an image. More pixels, the sharper the photo.
Digital Optical Zoom 4x
Features Auto Focus; Dual-Camera; Dual-Recording; Dual-Video Call; Geo-Tagging; HD Playback; HD Recording; LED Flash; Online Image Uploading; Photo Editing; Sharing Capabilities: Bluetooth®, Buddy Photo Share, Email, Flipboard, Gmail™, Group Play, Messaging, NFC, S Beam™, S Memo™, Samsung Link, Share Shot, Wi-Fi Direct™; Shot Modes: Animated Photo, Auto, Beauty Face, Best Face, Best Photo, Drama Shot, Eraser Shot, Night, Panorama, Rich Tone (HDR), Sound & Shot, Sports; Slow Motion Recording; TV/Video-Out; Video; Video Editing; Zero Shutter Lag
Video Recording Resolution UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) @ 30fpsfps, UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) @30fpsfps
Main Camera - Flash Yes
Main Camera - Auto Focus Yes
Memory
Internal Memory 2 GB RAM, 16 GB ROM**GB, 2GB RAM, 16GB ROM**GB, 32GB UFS 2.0GB
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 Purchased Separately, up to 64GB
Hardware device or memory card that connects to a phone for the purpose of receiving and storing data.
Network
Frequencies and Data Type LTE Band 13/4/ (700/1700/800/1900 MHz) out of box; LTE Band 3/5/7 capable (1800/850/700 MHz);CDMA/1xMHz, LTE: Bands 13; CDMA 1x/EVDO Rev.A: 800/1900MHzMHz, Main 4G LTE FDD : B4(AWS),B13(700)
Main 3G CDMA : BC0(800),BC1(1900)
Main 2G CDMA : CDMA800,USPCS1900
The bandwidths supported by the device may vary depending on the region or service provider.
SAR value - Head (W/kg) http://www.samsung.com/sar W/kg
SAR stands for Specific Absorption Rate which is the unit of measurement for the amount of RF energy absorbed by the head when using a mobile phone.
SAR value - Body Worn (W/kg) http://www.samsung.com/sar W/kg
SAR stands for Specific Absorption Rate which is the unit of measurement for the amount of RF energy absorbed by the body when using a mobile phone.
Multi-SIM Single-SIM
SIM Size Micro-SIM (3FF), Nano-SIM (4FF)
Connectivity
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, 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, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP
USB USB 2.0, USB 3.0
Universal Serial Bus. Common hardware interface standard for connecting peripherals to a computer.
Bluetooth Bluetooth® 4.0, Bluetooth® v4.1
ANT+ Yes
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, DI, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP, A2DP, AVRCP, DI,HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, PBAP
Location Technology GPS, Glonass
Earjack 3.5mm Stereomm
MHL MHL 2
Wi-Fi Direct Yes
NFC Yes
PC Sync. KIES, Smart Switch™ (PC version)
OS
OS Android™ 4.3, Android™ 5.0, Lollipop, Android™ Kit Kat 4.4.2
Form Factor
Form Factor Bar, Touchscreen, Touch Bar
Sensor Type
Type Accelerometer, Barometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, Heart Rate Sensor, Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Gesture Sensor, Fingerprint Sensor, HR Sensor, Hall Sensor, Accelerometer, Geomagnetic Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Light Sensor, Barometer, Proximity Sensor
Size
Weight 4.59oz, 4.94oz, 5.11oz
Product Dimensions (inches) 5.38" x 2.74" x 0.31"", 5.59 x 2.85 x 0.31", 5.65" x 2.78" x 0.27""
Height, width and depth of the phone, measured in inches (in.).
Battery
Battery, Standby 3G: up to 350 hrs; 4G: up to 300 hrs*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, Talk Time 2G CDMA: up to 23 hrshrs, up to 17 hrs*hrs, up to 29 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
Battery Type and Size 2550 mAhmAh, 3.8 V, Lithium Ion, 2600 mAhV, mAh, 3.85 V, Lithium Ion, 2800mAh
Music Play Time up to 57 hrshrs, up to 69 hrs*hrs, up to 77 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 11 hrs*hrs, up to 13 hrshrs, up to 14 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 10 hrsLTE: up to 12 hrsWi-Fi: up to 12 hrshrs, 3G: up to 8 hrs; 4G: up to 8 hrs; Wi-Fi: up to 10 hrs* hrs, Internet Usage time(3G, Standard, h) : up to 11Internet Usage time(LTE, Standard, h) : up to 12Internet Usage time(Wi-Fi, Standard, h) : up to 13hrs
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
Features Audio Streaming; Compatible Music Files: AAC, AMR, MP3, OGG, WMA/ASF, 3GA/M4A, WAV; MP3/MP4/Music Tones; Music Player; Ringtones, Polyphonic
Audio Playing Format MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA, MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB,FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA
Video
Features Compatible Video Files: AVI/DIVX, WMV/ASF, FLV, MKV, MP4/3GP, WEBM; Video Player; Video Streaming
Video Playing Format MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM
Video Playing Resolution UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) @ 30fpsfps, UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) @30fpsfps
Services and Applications
Gear Manager Gear Circle™ (Manager Support), Samsung Gear™ Fit, Gear™, Yes
S-Voice Yes
Key Features
GPS Navigation Yes
Business/Enterprise Yes
Premium Camera Yes
NFC Yes
Noise Cancellation Yes
Enabled for 4G LTE Yes
HD Display Yes
Wireless Charging Capability Yes
Samsung Pay Yes
Water-resistant Yes
Water-resistant and dustproof based on IP67 Rating, which tests submersion up to 1 meter for up to 30 minutes. Not shockproof.
Advanced Camera Yes
Expandable Memory Yes
Category
Type Galaxy S, Gear S2
Compatible Devices
Compatible Devices Galaxy Gear
User Interface
Features Accelerometer; Air Gestures™; Air View™; Barometer; Geomagnetic; Gyro; Proximity; RGB Light; Samsung Traditional UI; Smart Gestures; Smart Pause™; Smart Scroll™; Smart Unlock; Temperature & Humidity; 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); Virtual Private Network; Polaris Office 5
Communication Features
Features Email; Picture Messaging; Text Messaging; Video Messaging
Calling Functions
Features Airline Mode; Call Block; Hearing Aid Compatible (HAC); Multitasking; Picture Caller ID; Speakerphone; Speech-to-Text; Text-to-Speech; TTY; Visual Voicemail; Voicemail; Voice Recognition

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