Samsung Galaxy S5 with octa core Exynos processor launched in India

The big day is here finally, just after a month of its announcement at the recent Mobile World Congress, the Samsung Galaxy S5 has been launched in India, spreading cheer amongst all the Samsung fans who were eagerly awaiting the new flagship.


The Samsung Galaxy S5 has been launched in India at the hands of Hollywood actress Frieda Pinto. However, the price of the handset is supposed to be revealed later but will be in the range of Rs. 51000 to Rs. 53000. Also, the flagship device would be released in the market only on April 11 but will be available for pre-orders starting from March 29. .


The Samsung Galaxy S5 has an amazing 5.1 inch full HD super AMOLED display. The handset is powered by theocta core Exynos 5422 processor clocked at 1.9 GHz along with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage. the device is designed with a dotted pattern on the back and comes in a range of colours including Charcoal Black, shimmery White, electric Blue and copper Gold.

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is known for the 16 MP rear facing camera which is loaded with new camera UI and enhanced functionality. The company claims that the camera has the world’s fastest autofocus speed at 0.3 seconds. The handset also offers a fingerprint scanner which can be used both for mobile security and mobile payments. The device is water and dust resistant and comes with an IP67 certification.

The Samsung Galaxy S5 sports an advanced version of the S-Health feature – S Health 3.0, which now features a comprehensive personal fitness tracker, along with a pedometer, diet and exercise records, and a new, built-in heart rate monitor, besides third-party fitness dedicated apps. The device is fully compatible with the Galaxy Gear 2.

Samsung Galaxy S5 specs:

  • 5.1 inch display
  • 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution
  • 1.9 GHz octa core Exynos 5422 processor
  • Mali T628 GPU
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 16 GB internal memory
  • 16 MP primary camera
  • 2 MP front facing camera
  • Google Android v4.4.2 KitKat
  • 2800 mAh battery