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Samsung Galaxy S5 India Price, Pre-order Details to be Announced on 27 March: Report

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By Rohit KVN | March 24, 2014 8:53 PM EST

World smartphone leader, Samsung is reported to reveal the launch and price details of the recently unveiled flagship handset Galaxy S5 in India this week.

Samsung community website, SamMobile has claimed that the South Korean firm will reveal the Galaxy S5 India price on 27 March and possibly open the pre-order window for subcontinent buyers ahead of the official 11 April release.

The revelations comes just days after the company announced to showcase Galaxy S5 and its companion devices Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo and smart-band Gear Fit at exclusive Samsung Experience Stores, mobile carrier shops and some authorized retail outlets in selected 61 countries (US, Switzerland, Brazil, China, Germany and the United Kingdom) this month to give preview demo to consumers before they can purchase.

In the announcement, company didn't mention if India would also be part of the program, but now, if SamMobile is to be believed, then Indian consumers will also have an opportunity to explore the new Galaxy S5 hands-on this week.

Samsung 2014 smartphone Galaxy S5's marquee features include finger-print sensor (on home buttonoemhome), water-and-dust resistant body (IP67 certifications), heart-rate monitor (below camera module), new and faster 2.5GHz Snapdragon 801 processor, download boaster, fifth generation Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac HT80, MIMO (2x2), faster wireless data transfer and 0.3-second superfast auto-focus camera feature.

Key Specifications of Samsung Galaxy S5:

Model

Samsung Galaxy S5

Display

5.1-inch Super AMOLED display with full HD (1920x1080p) resolution having pixel density of 440 plus ppi (pixels per inch)

OS

Android v4.4.2 KitKat OS

Processor

2.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 series quad-core CPU

(chipset: MSM8974AC)

GPU

Adreno 330

RAM

2GB

Storage capacity

16GB/32GB , expandable up to 128GB via micro SD card

Camera

Main: 16.0-megapixel camera with HDR, fast (0.3-second) auto-focus (world's fastest), 4K video recording 

Front: 2.1-megapixel camera with full HD video recording

Battery

2800 mAh battery with Ultra Power Saving Mode

Talk time: up to 21 hours

Standby mode: 390 hours

Network

LTE Cat.4 (150/50Mbps)

Connectivity

Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac HT80, MIMO (2x2)),  Bluetooth v4.0 BLE/ANT+, NFC, IR Remote

Add-ons

Water-proof and dust-resistant IP67 certification, finger print based biometric technology, Kids mode, Private mode, Download booster, S Health v3.0,

Dimensions

142.5 x 72.5 x 8.1 mm

Weight

145 g

Colors

Charcoal Black, Shimmery White, Electric Blue and Copper Gold

Key Specifications of Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo:

Model

Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo

Display

1.63-inch Super AMOLED display with 320x320p resolutions

OS/ interface

Tizen based wearable platform

Processor

1.0GHz dual-core processor

RAM

512MB RAM

Memory

4GB

Camera

Gear 2: 2.0-megapixel camera with auto-focus, Sound & Shot, Location Tags, Signature

Gear 2 Neo: Not available

Battery

300 mAh;

Normal usage: 2-3 days

Low usage: up to 6 days

Fitness features

Heart Rate sensor, Pedometer, Sleep & Stress app (needs to be downloaded separately), Exercise (with Standalone mode and Companion mode)

Add-ons

Bluetooth call, Camera, Notification (SMS, E-Mail, Apps), dust and water resistant IP67 certifications, Noise cancellation, media controller, Smart Relay, S Voice, Stopwatch, Dust and water resistant IP67 certifications, Noise cancellation

Dimensions

Gear 2: 36.9 x 58.4 x 10.0 mm

Gear 2 Neo: 37.9 x 58.8 x 10.0 mm

Weight

Gear 2: 68 g

Gear 2 Neo: 55 g

Colors (Changeable straps)

Gear 2: Charcoal Black, Gold Brown and Wild Orange

Gear 2 Neo: Charcoal Black, Mocha Grey and Wild Orange

Key Specifications of Samsung Gear Fit:

Model

Samsung Gear Fit

Display

1.84 curved Super AMOLED screen with 432x128p resolutions

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyro, HeartRate

Applications

Pedometer, Exercise app, HeartRate monitor, sleep, Stopwatch, Timer, Notifications (SNS, Call,E-mail, Apps), schedule, Smart Relay, Media Control

Add-ons

IP67 dust and water resistant, Bluetooth v4.0 LE, Changeable strap

Battery

210 mAh;

Typical usage: 3 to 4 days

Low usage: close to 5 days

Dimensions

23.4 x 57.4 x 11.95 mm

Weight

27g

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amsung Galaxy S5 smartphone (L), Gear 2 smartwatch (C) and Gear Fit fitness band are displayed at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona
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