Yet another variant pops out. We are talking about the new Samsung Galaxy S5 Sport. After creating much hype among the folks with Galaxy S5, Samsung has announced its variants like Galaxy S5 Active, Galaxy S5 LTE-A and now Galaxy S5 Sport. The specs sheet is quite similar to the earlier launched Samsung Galaxy S5. The new S5 Sport for the US carrier Sprint supporting Spark 4G LTE network. It runs on KitKat OS and sports a 5.1-inch display.
We see variants for Samsung Galaxy S5 which more or less accompanies similar specs. The new Samsung Galaxy S5 Sport is offered with similar specs like its sibling.
Talking about the specs-sheet, the device is running on Android 4.4.2 OS. The smartphone features 5.1-inch Super AMOLED full HD touchscreen display. On the hardware terms, it is powered by 2.5GHz clocked Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8974AB processor. Memory-wise, the device boards 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage that can be extended using microSD card.
On the back side, the device sports a 16MP rear snapper to shoot video and photographs. It also has a 2MP front facing camera for video chats. In terms of connectivity, the Galaxy S5 Sport supports Spark 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, microUSB, GPS, etc. Like its sibling Galaxy S5, Sport is also offered with IP67 certification i.e. it is both water and dust resistant and includes a heart-rate sensor.
To avoid slipping off the hands, like Galaxy Active Samsung Galaxy S5 Sport features Android buttons and a textured rear panel.
As per the prices, US popular carrier Sprint is offering the device for $27.09 each month for 24 Months. The smartphone is more likely to hit the Nation next Month. We will update on further updates.
As of now, we are not sure whether it would be seen in other Countries. Hope the Galaxy S5 Sport features in other global markets.