Samsung Galaxy S5 goes on sale online for Rs 45,500

Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S5 which was showcased at the MWC 2014 has quietly gone on sale in India via an online retailer, Saholic.com for Rs 45,500. The website is claiming to deliver the smartphone this week itself so official launch wouldn’t be far enough. The smartphone will be locking horns with the LG G2 LTE which has just been launched for Rs 46,000. Let us have a look at its specifications:

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  • It has a 5.1 inch Super AMOLED display with a full HD resolution and Gorilla Glass 3 on top for added protection
  • Android 4.4.2 KitKat with TouchWiz UI
  • 2.5 GHz quad core Snapdragon 801 processor which is the best one on sale currently
  • 16MP rear camera with BSI and LED flash, 2.1MP front camera
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB and 32GB of internal storage capacity which can be expanded by another 64GB. Only the 16GB version has gone on sale.
  • IP67 certification which makes it water and dust resistant
  • Heart rate  sensor coupled with S Health 3.0
  • Infrared LED to make it compatible with smart TV remote
  • 4G LTE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.0,GPS, USB 3.0 and NFC
  • 2800 mAhbattery unit
  • Charcoal Black, Shimmery White, Electric Blue and Copper Gold. However only the black colour has gone on sale currently.

It was expected to go on sale in April but has become available earlier. Do drop in to let us know if you think it is worth the price. We suggest you wait a bit for the official statement

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6 Comments on "Samsung Galaxy S5 goes on sale online for Rs 45,500"

 

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shuvi
March 7, 2014 10:19 pm 10:19 PM

um not gonna take this plastic crap… i thnk sony z2 is bttr option… this must be biggest failure of samsung..

Rama
March 7, 2014 11:08 pm 11:08 PM

Yes,but because of the global brand recognition and marketing budget which Samsung has its probably gonna end up selling more S5s than Z2s.

Rama
March 7, 2014 10:07 pm 10:07 PM
*LG is one of the most fraud companies I have ever seen.When the LG G2 2013 version was launched LG had made a press statement saying that LG G2 2013 is LTE ready for India and also said that users of LG G2 2013 can make use of LTE on LG G2 2013 through a small software update which would be made available once the company thinks LTE is dominant in India. *Now the same company is shamelessly releasing LG G2 LTE in India with an extra 10k to the current price of LG G2 2013(35k).I actually used to consider… Read more »
Rama
March 7, 2014 11:48 pm 11:48 PM

Correction
The S4 comes with snapdragon S600 and note 3 comes with S800.

Sayan
March 10, 2014 5:29 pm 5:29 PM

^^ QSD 800 wid 3gb ram S4 😉

Rama
March 11, 2014 3:36 pm 3:36 PM

@sayan
*The Note 3 U.S version comes with a s800 and 3GB of RAM.

*The S4 U.S version comes with S600 and 2GB of RAM.

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