Starting today, Verizon customers can sign up to pre-order the Galaxy S5 ahead of its official release on April 11. Samsung’s latest flagship phone is available for $200 on-contract (actually $250 with a $50 rebate) or $600 off-contract from Verizon. The carrier is also offering a second Galaxy S5, ATIV SE or HTC One (M8) for free when you order the Galaxy S5 and activate a second two-year contract.
The Galaxy S5 is a nice bump over last year’s model with a faster Snapdragon processor, an improved 16-megapixel camera and more. It also features some impressive new technology including a built-in fingerprint reader with mobile payment support and a heart-rate monitor in the back. Its design is nothing to write home about, though if you liked the Galaxy S4 you probably won’t have any complaints.
We’ll have a full review of Samsung’s new flagship in the near future, though for now you can check out our hands-on video of the device as well as our top five favorite features for more information on the new smartphone.
Last night during the Academy Awards, Samsung took to the airwaves to promote two of its brand new products that were introduced last week, including its new flagship Galaxy S5 smartphone and the new Gear 2 smartwatch. In the first commercial for the Galaxy S5, we can see that Samsung’s primary focus is on the […]
It wouldn’t be a Samsung flagship if it wasn’t packed with plenty of bells and whistles. The Galaxy S5 is no exception, but it looks the South Korean company may have left one new feature out when it unveiled the new smartphone last month. An alleged Galaxy S5 screenshot obtained by Dutch site Kopengalaxys5.nl shows what […]
If you’re considering picking up the newly announced Galaxy S5, you may also be stuck wondering which color to buy. Have no fear — we met up with Samsung to snap photos of every color of the device that will hit the market, sometime around April. The first starting choices are gray/black, blue, gold and […]