The latest smartphone from Samsung, the Galaxy S5, did enter the Indian market with a big bang and the only factor that made the device prone to criticism was its price tag. The device carries a number of new hardware parts in a form of multiple sensors, thus it is not a bad deal either but half a lakh of Rupees is something big, which every individual will think of before spending.
Leaving apart the story of the price cut on the phone in India, today Samsung has brought a new color variant of the handset in India. The so called Copper Gold variant is now officially listed on the company website and is selling for the same Rs. 51,500 price. Earlier the Galaxy S5 was only available in Charcoal Black and Shimmery White variants.
Moreover, to ice the cake, Samsung is also offering a Rs. 5,000 coupon with every Galaxy S5 bought until May 31, which can be redeemed at Samsung's online store before June 15. These coupon will be applicable for accessories, wearables or mobiles. With more than a month's time, there is no need to rush to avail yourself an offer by purchasing the smartphone.
To refresh you on the specs of the Galaxy S5, it comes with a 5.1-inch Super AMOLED display offering a Full HD resolution and churns out the pixel density of 432 ppi. It is powered by Octa Core Processor Adonis Prime2 (Quad 1.9GHz + Quad 1.3GHz) + XMM6360 coupled with 2GB of RAM and runs on Android KitKat 4.4.2 OS with the layer of the upgraded version of the TouchWiz UI including a new notification bar.
The camera which Samsung has used in this phone is something that can be considered as one of the best as it features a mechanism which allows the users to auto focus the subject in less than 0.3 seconds which means that you can also shoot moving objects with ease. There is a 2MP front-facing shooter which is enough for taking selfies and making video calls.
Moreover, the Galaxy S5 will be offered in two variants depending on the internal storage capacity i.e. 16GB or 32GB with a microSD card support (128GB). It uses (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac) 2x2 MIMO, USB3.0, BT 4.0(LE) connectivity options. The smartphone is IP67 certified which means that the Galaxy S5 is resistant to sweat, rain, liquids, sand and dust, so that your phone will protected from any activity or situation. Meanwhile, Samsung Galaxy S5 is powered by 2,800mAh battery also comes with a Power Saving Mode.