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Samsung Galaxy S5

When choosing a smartphone that can suit your active lifestyle, Samsung Galaxy S5 is the obvious choice with its extensive perks. Read more Samsung Galaxy S5 below.

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Hong Kong– Your Next Big Thing That Is Simply Inspired

Completely redefines what a smartphone, Samsung Galaxy S5 is the smartphone that embodies the perfect blend of fun and functional. In fact, you will be extremely thrilled when looking at its amazing features and specifications such as heart rate monitor and ultra power saving mode that are suitable for your active lifestyle.

Designed Exclusively To Entertain

With the totally stunning 5.1 inch Full HD Super AMOLED screen, it boasts the fantastic 1080 x 1920 resolution that provides sharper images. Not just that, you will enjoy the experience of viewing rich and vivid colors that proves to be tantalizing experience.

The signature adaptive display makes sure that you will get the best viewing experience as it automatically adjusts to your surrounding. In other words, this feature enables you to enjoy your screen regardless of lighting conditions. At the same time, you do not need to worry about adjusting the brightness of your screen in order to have the best viewing experience.

Shoot Like A True Pro

Samsung Galaxy S5 boasts a powerful 16MP camera that allows you to capture perfect moments like a true professional. Not just that, you can also take clearer and sharper pictures more consistently than ever as its ultra fast auto-focus empowers the camera to perform well. Amazingly, you can even take sharper and brighter pictures without using flash.

Simply Within Your Fingertips

Another cool feature that Samsung Galaxy S5 boasts is its fingerprint scanner. Instead of merely touching it, you need to swipe over it. Storing up to three fingerprints, this means you can let others use your smartphone while ensuring better security at the same time. With the innovative Private Mode, you now can have the peace of mind in securing your precious data such as pictures and videos.

Stylish & Sophisticated Design

In the perfect harmony of fun and functional, Samsung Galaxy S5 is the ultimate expression of sophistication. Such sophistication can be seen in its beautifully crafted metal and plastic design that exudes sleekness. Moreover, the surface of its back cover contains soft-finish touch that can prevent fingerprints from sticking around.

A True Survivor

The incredibly cool Samsung Galaxy S5 actually resistant to both dust and water (up to 30 minutes at the depth of 1 meter). Earning IP67 certification means that you can trust your smartphone to survive intact without getting any significant damages that will destroy it totally. Being excellent in all matters, Samsung Galaxy S5 is the smartphone that can fit your active lifestyle.

Expert Reviews

Reviewed on 2016-07-14
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Reviewed on 2016-06-27
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Reviewed on 2015-08-17
For more information than what is provided here on either phone also read our full Samsung Galaxy S5 review and our in-depth Samsung Galaxy S6 review: 4 months on, the S6 is still the best phone of 2015 .When the Samsung Galaxy S5 was announced in March...
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Reviewed on 2015-06-08
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Reviewed on 2015-04-23
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Reviewed on 2015-04-17
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Reviewed on 2015-04-06
Samsung is widely considered to have swung and missed in 2014 with the Galaxy S5 smartphone . Despite featuring a wealth of what were top-end components, many buyers felt that the Galaxy S5 was slightly dull and contained too much gimmicky bloatware. As...
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Reviewed on 2015-03-31
What better way to determine how drastically Samsung's flagship phone line changed this year, than to lock horns between the Galaxy S6, and the 2014 darling Galaxy S5. Not only do we have a premium chassis (blasphemy!) on the S6, but this time Samsung al...
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Reviewed on 2015-03-30
Samsung simultaneously outed two flagships this year – the regular Galaxy S6, and a uniquely designed handset that has its screen sloping on both sides – the Galaxy S6 edge. As customers will be mostly divided between the regular S6 and the S6 edge this ...
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Reviewed on 2015-03-25
This military inspired Samsung Galaxy S5 case looks like it could be found on the battlefield with its rugged and stylish design. The case has also been CNC (Computer Numerical Control) machined in the United States which gives the Recon Pro a unique look...
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Reviewed on 2015-03-22
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Reviewed on 2015-03-19
A quality camera has always been a big part of Galaxy flagships and Samsung is pushing new improvements every six months. The two-step cadence goes Galaxy S then Note then S again - we're at the Galaxy S6 step of this cycle and it's time for a retrospect ...
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Reviewed on 2015-03-14
That's probably because the 2014 Galaxy S5 didn't do as well as Samsung had hoped, shipping 40 percent fewer units than the firm had expected , and allowing Apple to become the world's top smartphone manufacturer after four years of trying ....
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Reviewed on 2015-02-26
Excellent screen, Capable camera, Great battery life becomes excellent with Ultra Power Saving mode, Plenty of power and storage,Water resistant, S Health suiteUgly design, Mediocre speaker, Poor fingerprint scanner implementation
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Reviewed on 2015-02-18
The Samsung Galaxy S5 was Samsung's flagship in 2014. Packed with a 2.5GHz Quad-Core SnapDragon 801 Chip, 2GB of RAM, a 5.1-inch Full HD Super AMOLED Display, and more, the Galaxy S5 was one powerful and popular device when it launched.Now fast forward an...
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Reviewed on 2015-02-14
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Reviewed on 2015-02-14
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Reviewed on 2015-01-30
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Reviewed on 2015-01-05
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Reviewed on 2014-12-10
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Processor frequency

2.5 GHz

Processor cores



Display diagonal

12.9 cm (5.1")

Display resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels

Orientation sensor
Display type


Aspect ratio


Touch technology


Touchscreen type


Ports & interfaces

USB port
USB version

3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)

Headphone connectivity

3.5 mm

Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
MHL version


Weight & dimensions


145 g


7.25 cm


8.1 mm


14.2 cm


SIM card capability

Single SIM

SIM card type


2G standards


3G standards


4G standards


Wi-Fi standards

802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Bluetooth version

4.0 LE

Bluetooth profiles


2G bands (primary SIM)

850,900,1800,1900 MHz

3G bands supported

850,900,1900,2100 MHz

4G bands supported

800,900,1800,1900,2100,2600 MHz

Near Field Communication (NFC)


Internal storage capacity

16 GB

Internal RAM

2048 MB

Compatible memory cards

MicroSD (TransFlash)

Maximum memory card size

128 GB

USB mass storage


Assisted GPS (A-GPS)
GPS (satellite)
Electronic compass
Wi-Fi positioning


Operating system installed


Operating system version



Rear camera resolution (numeric)

16 MP

Auto focus
Built-in flash
Front camera
Front camera resolution (numeric)

2 MP

Video recording
Video recording modes


Maximum frame rate

30 fps

Video stabilizer
Flash type


Camera resolution

3840 x 2160 pixels

Smile detection


Battery capacity

2800 mAh

Talk time (3G)

21 h

Standby time (4G)

390 h

Browsing time (Wi-Fi)

12 h

Browsing time (3G)

11 h

Browsing time (4G)

10 h

Continuous video playback time

13 h


Form factor


Colour of product


Fingerprint reader


Video call
Personal info management (PIM)

Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Events reminder, Notes

Flight mode

Icons, Menu, Shortcuts

Support for contact groups
Microphone mute