The Active variant of the Samsung flagship phones is very much expected every year, and Samsung has just launched the Samsung Galaxy S5, the specialized version of the flagship smartphone for 2014. Last year Galaxy S4 Active was IP57 certified over the Galaxy S4, now that the Galaxy S5 is already water resistant device what more is the South Korean Giant is pushing to this Galaxy S5 Active? Well the device is now available through AT&T carrier, both of-contract and on-contract basis.
The Samsung Galaxy S5 Active is now a shock resistant device and also come with dust-proof casing with the IP67 certification and MIL-spec 810G. Not only these the Samsung Galaxy S5 Active will also have all the features of its sibling, like the heart-rate monitor, finger print scanner and also is water resistant. The device will run the Android 4.4.2 KitKat Operating system out of the box and will have the same specification sheet as the Galaxy S5.
Specifications of Galaxy S5 Active
- 5.1 inch touchscreen full HD Super Amoled display
- 2.5 GHz quad core Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801 processor
- Android 4.4.2 KitKat OS
- 2 GB RAM
- 16 MP auto focus front facing camera with LED Flash and record 4K videos
- 2 MP front facing camera
- 16 GB internal memory, expandable up to 128 GB via micro SD card
- Connectivity: 4G/3G HSPA+ support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
- 3.5 mm audio jack, FM Radio
- 2800 mAh battery
The Samsung Galaxy S5 Active is available via AT&T for $199.99 on a 2 year contract and $714.99 with having to sign a contract. Moreover the company is offering a $50 off on the Samsung Gear Fit device if you buy the Galaxy S5 Active before July 24 this year. The device s available in Titanium Gray, Ruby Red and Cameo Green colour variant. So what do you think of this rugged device? The Samsung Galaxy S5 is currently priced at $699.99 off contract. Click (here) to get this device.