Samsung launches Galaxy S5 4G in India

samsung galaxy s5 4g

Samsung has announced the launch of 4G variant of Galaxy S5 in the country. Samsung Galaxy S5 4G comes with a 5.1 inch Super AMOLED full HD display. The phone runs Android 4.4 on a Qualcomm 8974 Pro 2.5 Ghz processor along with 2GB RAM. The internal storage on this device is 16GB which is expandable upto 128GB via micro SD slot.

Galaxy S5 4G has got a 16MP rear camera with LED flash and a 2MP front facing. Advanced Camera, IP67 protection and Ultra Saving mode are some of the unique features on S5 4G.

Galaxy S5 4G also comes with added features like Download Booster and Wi-Fi MiMo technology over the 3G variant. With download booster you can use WiFi and 4G simultaneously to download data. The phone supports WiFi 802.11ac. MiMo technology doubles WiFi speed by making use of two internal antennae.

Galaxy S5 4G supports 8 4G LTE bands and will be launched in all 4G enabled cities in the country July 20 onwards. Other connectivity features include Bluetooth 4.0, NFC.

“We are excited to introduce our first 4G variant of the Galaxy S5 in India with a powerful processor, stunning display and faster connectivity for an unmatched user experience. We expect the 4G version to catch the imagination of technology enthusiasts and professionals, who demand superior smartphones for their heavy multimedia content consumption,” said Asim Warsi, Vice President – Marketing, Mobile & IT, Samsung India.

To be available in Copper Gold, Charcoal Black and Shimmery White colour options, Galaxy S5 4G has been priced at Rs. 53,500. Samsung has announced that it will be offering existing and new Airtel 4G subscribers 5GB 4G data per month, free for 2 months.

Samsung’s Newely Launched Galaxy S4 beats Apple’s iPhone 5 in Benchmark Scores.

Samsung recently unveiled its much awaited smartphone – Samsung Galaxy S4. I  have done a  benchmark test on this smartphone and have published the results online.

In this Geekbench 2 benchmark test, Samsung Galaxy S4 is pitted against its competitors such as iPhone 5. It is worth noting that Samsung Galaxy S4 is powered by 1.6GHz Exynos octa-core processor in some regions, anandroidarenabenchmarkd a 1.9GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon quad-core processor in others. The smartphone also packs in 2GB of RAM and a PowerVR SGX544MP3 triple-core GPU. These tests were done on 1.9GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon quad-core processor.

As per the test results, Samsung Galaxy S4 is the fastest smartphone available in the market as of date with a score of 3163.You can see Apples’s Iphone rank 5th Place in the list with scores 1596 .