• 5.1" (1920x1080) Super AMOLED
  • 2GB
    Snapdragon 801 SoC
    16GB Storage
  • 16-MP, f/2.2 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2800 mAh

The Samsung Galaxy S5 Active phone has a 5.1-inch (1920x1080) Super AMOLED screen, a 16MP main camera and a 2MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 2800 mAh and the main processor is a Snapdragon 801 with 2 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductGalaxy S5 Active (2014), Price: 200 USD at Amazon
Display5.1" 1920x1080 Super AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 16-MP f/2.2 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 2-MP
Computing
  • Snapdragon 801 SoC
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • MicroSD (128GB max.)
Battery2800 mAh
DesignIP67, 170.1g (6oz), 145.3x73.4x8.9 mm (5.72 x 2.89 x 0.35 inches)
Price (Market)$200
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Display
TypeSuper AMOLED
Diagonal (inches)5.1"
Display/Body Ratio67.2%
Resolution1920x1080
Sharpness (PPI)432 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 3
Features
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
NameRear Camera
Megapixel16-MP
Aperturef/2.2
Sensor Pixel Size1.12 µm
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Software Features
  • Simul-Shot
  • Geo Tag
Video Resolutions
  • 2160p/30fps
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2800 mAh
Battery Features
  • Removable
Talk Time29 hours
Computing
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 801
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2.5 GHz
RAM Options2GB
Internal Storage Options16GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size128GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 4.4.2
Communications
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT4 150 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
  • BT EDR
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypemicroUSB
Connector Features
  • USB OTG
  • USB OTG
SAR US Head0.92 W/Kg
SAR US Body1.48 W/Kg
SAR EU Head0.67 W/Kg
SAR EU Body0.45 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
NameSIM0
SIM TypeMicro SIM
Multimedia
Multimedia Features
  • Adobe Flash
  • Java
Audio Alerts
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
Speaker channelsMono
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
Audio Formats
  • 3GA
  • MP3
  • AAC
  • AMR
  • AWB
  • FLAC
  • IMY
  • RTTTL
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • DIVX
  • XVID
  • WMV
  • H.264
  • H.263
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Gyroscope
  • Heart Rate
  • Light
  • Proximity

Galaxy S5 Active Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Samsung Galaxy S5 Active waterproof?

Yes. Our information indicates that the Galaxy S5 Active is IP67-certified as water-resistant. Ingress Protection, or I.P, is a certification that shows if water or dust can penetrate devices.

Is the Galaxy S5 Active Dual-SIM?

No, the Galaxy S5 Active does not have dual-SIMs as far as we know, but things could be different in Abroad. We mainly track United States data.

Is the Galaxy S5 Active 4K?

No, the Galaxy S5 Active resolution of (1920x1080) is not considered to be 4K. 4K is typically defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on handsets, but there are other variations for Cinema and Televisions.

Is the Galaxy S5 Active compatible with Wireless Charging?

No, the Galaxy S5 Active is not compatible with Wireless Charging.

Does the Galaxy S5 Active work with 4G networks?

Yes, the Galaxy S5 Active is a 4G device that is rated 4G LTE cat4 (150 Mbps).

Does the Galaxy S5 Active support 5G data?

No, the Galaxy S5 Active is not a 5G device.

Does the Galaxy S5 Active have a USB-C connector?

No, the Galaxy S5 Active is not a USB-C phone.

Does the Galaxy S5 Active have a removable battery?

Yes, the Galaxy S5 Active has a removable battery.

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Antutu

Higher is better

Quadrant

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3DMark Unlimited Icestorm

Higher is better

GFXBench Manhattan (Offscr.)

Higher is better

GFXBench T-Rex (Offscr.)

Higher is better

Battery Capacity (mAh)

Higher is better