Sprint is keen on introducing a variant of Galaxy S5 and today a device named as Galaxy S5 Sport has been officially announced. The device happens to be mix variant of original device and that of AT&T Galaxy S5 Active.It doesn’t looks like to be a military graded IP67 certified phone with capabilities of water and dust resistance. Specifications wise this is identical to original Galaxy S5 sporting the same 5.1 inch Super AMOLED touch display with 1080 pixels FHD resolution and powered with 2.5 Ghz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 chipset.
Sprint Galaxy S5 Sport
|Display: 5.1 inch FHD Super AMOLED display|
|2.5 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 801 processor|
|Software: Android 4.4.2 Kitkat OS|
|Heart Rate Monitor|
|16 MP auto focus rear camera with LED Flash|
|2.1 MP front facing camera|
|RAM: 2 GB|
|Adreno 420 GPU|
|Storage: 32 GB Internal + Micro SD card slot up to 128 GB|
|Battery: 2800 mAh Li-ion battery|
|4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/a, NFC|
|144 x 74 x 8.9 mm, 158 grams|
The device will be available in both Electric Blue and Cherry Red from July 25.Using the Sprint Easy Pay scheme you can grab it for free with a $27.09 monthly plan. If you are interested you can pre-order this smartphone on Sprint Galaxy S5 Sport page. Also for a limited period you will get $50 off on Gear Fit wristband if you order any Galaxy S5 phone. Also you will get one year of free subscription to MapMyFitness MVP for fitness and health tracking, exclusive by Sprint.
Recently the 4G-LTE A enabled Galaxy S5 LTE-A was launched in South Korea.