• 5.1" (1920x1080) Super AMOLED
  • 2GB
    Snapdragon 801 SoC
    32GB/16GB Storage
  • 16-MP, f/2.2 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2800 mAh

The Samsung Galaxy S5 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 (2014), Price: 228 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
  • 32GB/16GB Storage
  • MicroSD (128GB max.)
Battery2800 mAh
DesignIP67, 145g (5.1oz), 142x72x8 mm (5.59 x 2.83 x 0.31 inches)
Price (Market)$228
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Display
TypeSuper AMOLED
Diagonal (inches)5.1"
Display/Body Ratio70.1%
Resolution1920x1080
Sharpness (PPI)432 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 3
Features
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Megapixel16-MP
Aperturef/2.2
Sensor Pixel Size1.12 µm
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
  • HDR Video
Software Features
  • Dual-Shot
  • Simul-Shot
  • Geo Tag
Video Resolutions
  • 720p/30fps
  • 1080p/30fps
  • 2160p/30fps
Battery
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2800 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
  • Removable
Talk Time21 hours
Music Playback Time67 hours
Computing
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 801
Processor ModelMSM8974AC
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2.5 GHz
RAM Options2GB
Internal Storage Options32GB/16GB
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 TypeMicro USB 3.0
Connector Features
  • USB OTG
  • USB OTG
  • MHL
SAR US Head1.2 W/Kg
SAR US Body1.58 W/Kg
SAR EU Head0.56 W/Kg
SAR EU Body0.41 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
NameSIM0
SIM TypeMicro SIM
Multimedia
Multimedia Features
  • IR
Audio Alerts
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
Speaker channelsMono
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
Audio Formats
  • FLAC
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • WMA
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • DIVX
  • XVID
  • WMV
  • H.264
  • H.263
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • Gesture
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Gyroscope
  • Heart Rate
  • Proximity

Galaxy S5 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Samsung Galaxy S5 waterproof?

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

Is the Galaxy S5 Dual-SIM?

No, the Galaxy S5 does not have dual-SIMs according to our data, but things may be different in Asian markets. We mostly track United States data.

Is the Galaxy S5 4K?

No, the Galaxy S5 1920x1080 screen resolution is not 4K. 4K is typically defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on smartphones, but there are a few more variations for Cinema and Televisions.

Is the Galaxy S5 capable of Wireless Charging?

No, the Galaxy S5 is not capable of Wireless Charging.

Does the Galaxy S5 support 4G wireless?

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

Is the Galaxy S5 a 5G device?

No, the Galaxy S5 does not work on 5G NR networks.

Does the Galaxy S5 have a USB-C connector?

No, the Galaxy S5 does not have a USB-C connector.

If the battery of the Galaxy S5 removable?

Yes, the Galaxy S5 has a removable battery.

Samsung Galaxy S5 Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Antutu

Higher is better

3DMark Slingshot 3.1

Higher is better

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