South Korean firm Samsung on Thursday announced the launch of its next flagship smartphone Galaxy S5 at a press conference in New Delhi.
The smartphone goes on sale from April 11.
Galaxy S5's special pricing has not been shared by the company but they say it will be priced between Rs 51,000 to Rs 53,000.
However, a retailer has confirmed that the cost of the phone will be Rs 51,500.
The Galaxy S5 features a 5.1 inch display. It has a new contrast enhancement feature that detects outdoor light and enhances brightness. This is a water and dust resistant smartphone offering private and kids mode. It has the S Health 3.0 with a comprehensive personal fitness tracker. Samsung has also added a finger scanner and heart rate sensor to this smartphone.
The Galaxy S5 showcased at MWC (Mobile World Congress) ran snapdragon Quadcore processor but the one to launch in India will have a 1.9 + 1.3 quad core processor. It is equipped with 2 GB of RAM and will have 16 GB internal storage. The phone supports 128GB expandable memory.
The smartphone has fast AF, HDR, hybrid focus, etc. The 16 MP camera can capture image in 0.3 seconds. Other features include selective focus and focus on all.
Samsung has added a 2800 mAh battery which gives 10 hours of web browsing or 12 hours of video playback. It comes loaded with Ultra Power Saving mode. Samsung has also launched 3 Fitness Gear devices along with Galaxy S5.