The Galaxy S5 is the Samsung’s 2015 flagship phone but it saw its successor in the form of Galaxy S6. While Galaxy S6 is still popular, Samsung doesn’t want to give up with its predecessor as spin-off, dubbed as Galaxy S5 Neo is ready for big debut worldwide. The device is not spotted first time because last year itself we heard the rumors but it never got released. And now the Samsung Galaxy S5 NEO makes a debut on GFXBench and it will be sporting latest design with 2015 specs in mind.
Among the specs that were revealed by SamMobile are the Samsung made SoC, i.e., Exynos 7580 which is currently unannounced but TCL 5.6” phablet sports it. It will be packing 5.1 inch full HD Super AMOLED display with 2 Gigs of RAM and 16 Gigs of internal storage. There is 16 mega pixel rear camera and 5 mega pixel front facing camera on the device with 2800 mAh Li-ion removable battery. Android 5.1 Lollipop with TouchWiz on the device is definitely on the cart.
For India, Brazil and Russia, it will be available in dual SIM version while international countries will get the Single SIM variant.
Galaxy S5 Neo Specs
|Display:5.1-inch full HD Super AMOLED display|
|Samsung Exynos 7580 processor|
|2 GB RAM|
|Software: Android 5.1 Lollipop OS|
|Dual SIM: No|
|Main Camera: 16 MP rear camera with LED Flash|
|Front Camera: 5 MP front facing camera|
|Storage: 16 GB Internal + Micro SD card slot support up to 32 GB|
|Connectivity: 4G LTE, 3G HSPA, Bluetooth, WiFi tether, WiFi|
|Battery: 2800 mAh Li-ion battery|
|GPS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack|
According to Belsimpel the cost of the handset is €429 and it’s available currently in Europe in Black and Silver color.