Samsung Galaxy S5 (with heart beat sensor) – Specs & Price

Samsung Galaxy S5 is a hot creation of Samsung’s Tech Lab released in 2014. The phone runs on Android 4.4.2 KitKat OS and supports one (micro) SIM card.

Apart from having an elegant design, the phone is equipped with fitness content and apps.

It is specially designed to be resistant to rain, sand, sweat, and dust. The phone is just perfect for use in any environment.

The phone sports fingerprint scanning technology that will enable you to make payments via Paypal, purchase content from Samsung service and unlock the phone itself.



Samsung Galaxy S5 is an amazing phone with an impressive dimension of 142 x 72.5 x 8.1 mm.

The smartphone with a weight of 145g is available in different beautiful colors, giving you the choice of owning the color that suits you.

It features a large display of 5.1 inches that uses the adapt display technology to provide a stunning visual experience.

It comes with FHD Super AMOLED display that matches the 5.1 inches size to produce crystal clear images. The device is designed with HDR functionality that helps you view images in natural light color.

The display uses local contrast enhancement technology to adjust the brightness of the screen in ambient light. The screen’s brightness increases in a well-lit environment and dims in a dark or less bright environment.


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Battery Technology

The power saving mode helps you preserve your battery at the time you need it most – when your battery is low.

It does this by turning off all the functions of the phone that are unnecessary and switching the screen to monochrome mode.

With this feature, Samsung Galaxy’s technology will always be with you whenever you’re in need. The removable Li-ion battery has a capacity of 2800mAh.



With the v4.0 Bluetooth, you can share documents with other devices. The v3.0 USB gives wired and faster access to share your files.

The smartphone supports 4G LTE to provide you with fast and reliable browsing network. The Wi-Fi also helps you connect to the internet for free or at a cheap rate.

The download booster provides you with ultra-fast internet access by combining the WiFi and LTE bandwidth to give up to 90 percent of added network speed.

This phone is for you if you really want to enjoy surfing the internet.


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Samsung Galaxy S5 is powered by Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801 Quad-Core CPU.

The device features S Health application that uses a pedometer to help you track your fitness routine. It has a built-in heart-rate sensor that monitors your heartbeat while you jog or walk.

This device helps you to keep fit by monitoring the calories burnt and your duration while doing your work-out.



The smartphone has a large internal memory of 16 GB or 32 GB and a fantastic RAM of 2 GB. Just in case this space becomes exhausted for whatever reason, the memory can be increased to up to 128 GB via the microSD.


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The 16 MP rear camera which is accompanied by LED flash is equipped with several cool features. It has a fast and accurate autofocus system that provides high-resolution images with ease.

It also features selective focus functionality that lets you focus on a particular object and blur the background.

Selfie lovers are not left out as the phone comes with 2 MP front camera that gives amazing images.


How Much Is Samsung Galaxy S5 in Nigeria?

The current price of Samsung Galaxy S5 on Jumia Nigeria is given below.

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Specification

Samsung Galaxy S5

General Features
 Brand  Samsung
 Type  Smartphone
 Announced  2014
 Operating      System Android 4.4.2 KitKat
 SIM  Single (Micro) SIM
 Type FHD Super AMOLED

(16 million Colours)

 Size  5.1 inches
 Protection  –
 Multitouch  –
 Resolution  1920 x 1080 pixels, 432 PPI
 Dimension 142 x 72.5 x 8.1 mm
 Colour Electric Blue, Shimmery White, Charcoal Black, Copper Gold
 Weight 145g
 2G Yes, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
 3G Yes, HSDPA
 4G  Yes, LTE
 WLAN  Yes, Wi-Fi Hotspot, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n/ac  Wi-Fi Direct
 GPS  Yes, A-GPS
 USB  MicroUSB v3.0
 Bluetooth  v4.0
 Internal 16 or 32 GB
 RAM  2 GB
 Processor 2.5 GHz Quad-Core CPU,

Adreno 330 GPU

 External MicroSD, Up to 128 GB
 Rear 16 MP, up to 3840 x 2160 pixel, Autofocus, Face Detection,

LED Flash, Geo-tagging

 Front 1.2 MP, up to 1280 x 1024 pixels
 Capacity  2800 mAh Li-Ion
 Removable  Yes
 Talk Time  Up to 21 hours
 Video  Playback  Up to 13 hours
 Audio  Playback  Up to 67 hours
 Internet  Surfing  Up to 11 hours (with 3G)

Up to 10 hours (LTE)

 Standby  –
Audio & Video
 Audio Jack Yes, 3.5 mm
 Loudspeaker Yes
 Vibration Yes
 Video Player Yes
Video Playing Resolution 2160@30fps
Audio Player Yes
Other Features
 Messaging SMS, MMS, Push Emails,

Instant Messaging

 Browser HTML5
 Sensors Accelerometer, Finger Print, Gyro,

Light, Proximity, Barometer, Proximity

 Mobile TV  No
 Java  No
 Entertainment Video Streaming, Video Player,

Music Player

Document Viewer, ANT+
FM Radio, Google Maps
Photo/Video Editor

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