The Samsung Galaxy S5 Review
written by: Fay Smart
With the improvement in the level of technology and innovation, the market is full of advanced smartphones, designed with modern and top-notch features. Therefore, selecting a phone that fits your needs and lifestyle can be a challenging task. If you are looking for such a smartphone, then we highly recommend Samsung Galaxy S5. In this article, we share all the reasons why Galaxy S5 is like no other smartphone in the market. You’ll never regret placing your order on this amazing device.
1. Stylish Design
Samsung Galaxy S5 features a distinctive perforated pattern and comes in 4 shimmering colors, Charcoal Black, Electric Blue, Copper Gold and Shimmery White. All these color options are eye-catching and make the smartphone feel great in your hand. Galaxy S5 is also resistant to sweat, liquid, rain, sand and dust meaning that you can take it anywhere and everywhere you go. Whether you are digging in the garden or running in the rain, the smartphone will still have great looks and work even better. It’s just suited for almost any activity you put it, and everything you put yourself through.
2. Ultra-Sharp Display
The clear 5.1 Full HD display is simply great. “Samsung” claims that they have put everything they know about HDTV on this brilliant display. It analyses light wherever you go and optimizes the screen to have its very best looks. Photos are displayed with their true colors, and your videos/ movies come to life just as they are meant to be seen, with richer colors, darker shadows, and faster response.
3. High-Quality Camera
The stunning 16MP rear camera lets you take rich, vivid photos and videos without limits, even in challenging light conditions. HDR feature gives you true-to-life contrast and vibrant colors that you can also preview in real-time and “Selective Focus” enables you to view your photos professionally by letting you focus only on what’s important and artfully blurring the rest. The camera also features an incredibly fast autofocus which will always ensure that you never miss a moment, regardless of how quickly your life will be moving.
4. Quick Connections
You’ll be able to enjoy faster downloads, faster streaming and faster browsing with Wi-Fi connectivity as well as with the latest LTE connectivity available on any network. If you are in a crowded place, you can accelerate your internet experience by using “Download Booster” which pairs with 4G network and Wi-Fi connection, allowing you to do various things with ease. This includes downloading HD movies within a minute, surfing the web, downloading large music files, apps and games in seconds, and so much more.
5. Powerful Battery
Galaxy S5 battery is one of the best in the industry. It lasts for long, and you’ll never be worried when it runs low as the “Ultra Power Saving Mode” turns Samsung Galaxy S5 screen to black and white, shutting down all the unnecessary features and minimizing battery use. With 10% battery charge, you’ll still receive texts and calls for up to 24 hours.
6. Secure Fingerprint Scanner
Samsung Galaxy S5 features an upgraded and personalized security system. You’ll use your fingerprint to unlock the smartphone as well as when purchasing content with Samsung services. This feature helps you access your work, websites and more without having to enter a password.
7. Equipped with Health/Well being Services and Apps
The built-in heart rate sensor is designed to monitor your every beat. The enhanced S health services help you set, track and achieve your fitness goals with ease. You’ll be able to track how far you have walked, how fast you have gone and the amount of calories you have burnt. Galaxy S5 also teams up with Gear S to provide you with even more additional features. Gear S lets you leave the Smartphone indoors while you exercise outdoors as it keeps track of your heart rate, texts, emails and calls right from your wrist. Moreover, with 3G/2G networks, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, you’ll always stay connected while keeping fit. You’ll even navigate a ride, run or walk as the built-in GPS gives you real-time turn by turn directions.
• The Kids Mode allows you to safely share your smartphone with the young ones in your family. With just a click, you’ll ensure that the little ones can only view or access child-friendly videos and apps.
• Multi-Input Multi-Output technology has been used in Galaxy S5, meaning that it has two internal Wi-Fi antennas which support double connection and enables you to experience Wi-Fi speed like never before.
• Samsung Smart Switch allows you to move from other smartphone platforms without the fear of losing your music, videos, photos and other contents.
• Dimensions: 142 x 72.5 x 8.1mm or 5.59 x 2.85 x 0.32inches
• Weight: 145g or 5.11oz
• SIM: Micro-SIM
• Type: Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
• Color Depth: 16M colors
• Size: 5.1inches
• Multitouch: Yes
• S Pen Support: No
• Resolution: 1920 x 1080(FHD) (432 PPI pixel density)
• Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 3, TouchWiz UI
• Technology: GSM/ HSPA/ LTE
• Rear Camera: 16MP, F/2.2, 31mm, LED Flash, phase detection autofocus,
• Video Recording Resolution: UHD 4K (38 X 2160)@30fps
• Front Camera: 2MP, F/2.4, 22mm, 1080p@30fps, supports dual video call
• Internal: 16GB/ 32GB, 2GB RAM
• Card Slot: MicroSD, up to 128GB (dedicated slot)
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