Samsung Galaxy S5 (octa-core) specs, comparisons, faq, opinions

Samsung Galaxy S5 (octa-core)
  • Released 2014, April 145g, 8.1mm thickness Android 4.4.2, up to 6.0.1, TouchWiz UI 16GB/32GB storage, microSDXC
  • Octa-core (4x1.9 GHz Cortex-A15 & 4x1.3 GHz Cortex-A7) Mali-T628 MP6 Micro-SIM About 425.6 USD
  • 5.1" 1080x1920 pixels
  • 16MP 2160p
  • 2GB RAM Exynos 5422 Octa
  • 2800mAh Li-Ion

Samsung Galaxy S5 (octa-core) overview

Samsung Galaxy S5 (octa-core) is a smartphone that runs on Android. It was released on 2014, April. Samsung Galaxy S5 (octa-core) has 5.1 inch, Super AMOLED, a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels screen with Corning Gorilla Glass 3. Samsung Galaxy S5 (octa-core) uses Exynos 5422 Octa chipset, Octa-core (4x1.9 GHz Cortex-A15 & 4x1.3 GHz Cortex-A7) CPU, Mali-T628 MP6 GPU. Samsung Galaxy S5 (octa-core) supports 2G, 3G networks with Micro-SIM. Samsung Galaxy S5 (octa-core) has 16MP Single main camera, 2MP Single selfie camera. Samsung Galaxy S5 (octa-core) uses Li-Ion 2800 mAh, removable battery which supports wireless charging. The price of Samsung Galaxy S5 (octa-core) is about 425.6 USD.

Score the key features of Samsung Galaxy S5 (octa-core) compared to the other phones on the market:

  • CPU Cores: 95 / 100 points
  • Camera pixels: 55 / 100 points
  • Screen resolution: 70 / 100 points
  • Battery capacity: 70 / 100 points
  • Price: 48 / 100 points

Samsung Galaxy S5 (octa-core) full specifications


Technology GSM / HSPA
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps


Announced 2014, March. Released 2014, April
Status Discontinued


Dimensions 142 x 72.5 x 8.1 mm (5.59 x 2.85 x 0.32 in)
Weight 145 g (5.11 oz)
  IP67 dust/water resistant (up to 1m for 30 min)


Type Super AMOLED
Size 5.1 inches, 71.7 cm2 (~69.6% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~432 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3


OS Android 4.4.2 (KitKat), upgradable to 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), TouchWiz UI
Chipset Exynos 5422 Octa
CPU Octa-core (4x1.9 GHz Cortex-A15 & 4x1.3 GHz Cortex-A7)
GPU Mali-T628 MP6


Card slot microSDXC (dedicated slot)
Internal 16GB 2GB RAM, 32GB 2GB RAM


Single 16 MP, 1/2.6", 1.12µm, PDAF
Features LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 4K@30fps, 1080p@60fps, HDR


Single 2 MP
Features Dual video call
Video 1080p@30fps


Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes


WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE, aptX
Infrared port Yes
Radio No
USB microUSB 3.0 (MHL 2.1 TV-out), OTG


Sensors Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, gesture, heart rate
  ANT+ S-Voice natural language commands and dictation Air gestures


Type Li-Ion 2800 mAh, removable
Charging Wireless (Qi) (market dependent)
Talk time Up to 16 h
Music play Up to 46 h


Colors Charcoal Black, Copper Gold, Electric Blue, Shimmery White
Models SM-G900H
SAR 1.03 W/kg (head) 1.26 W/kg (body)
SAR EU 0.48 W/kg (head) 0.33 W/kg (body)
Price About 425.6 USD

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