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Check out the Galaxy S5 in Charcoal Black, Shimmery White, funky Electric Blue, and tacky Copper Gold

Check out the Galaxy S5 in Charcoal Black, Shimmery White, funky Electric Blue, and tacky Copper Gold

posted: 26 Feb 2014, 08:52

Samsung brings a brand new design with the Galaxy S5, at least with the rear cover. It is still using soft-touch plastic on the back, but flaunts a "perforated" rear pattern,...

Samsung Galaxy S5 in-depth video hands-on

Samsung Galaxy S5 in-depth video hands-on

posted: 26 Feb 2014, 07:15

Now that the dust has almost settled, we've decided to spend some more hands-on time and produce a new hands-on experience with the Galaxy S5 for you - one that is even more thorough and detailed...

Water-proof or water-resistant? Can your new Galaxy S5 or Xperia Z2 truly swim, or is secretly afraid of the water?

Water-proof or water-resistant? Can your new Galaxy S5 or Xperia Z2 truly swim, or is secretly afraid of the water?

posted: 26 Feb 2014, 06:22

Yesterday, Archos CEO Loic Poirier gave us an entertaining, but unfortunate example of how imprecise information can deceive smartphone owners. You, too, might...

5 things that could have made the Samsung Galaxy S5 better

5 things that could have made the Samsung Galaxy S5 better

posted: 26 Feb 2014, 04:35

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is finally here, but after all the waiting, rumors and leaks we can’t help but wonder - couldn’t it have been better?…

Samsung might price the Galaxy S5 lower than the competition, or the Galaxy S4 at launch

Samsung might price the Galaxy S5 lower than the competition, or the Galaxy S4 at launch

posted: 26 Feb 2014, 01:53

Now that the Samsung Galaxy S5 is official, Korean media once again reiterates that it might be priced lower than the direct competition, like, say, the Sony Xperia Z2. The handset made waves...

Compare the Galaxy S5's photos to those of the iPhone 5s, Xperia Z1 and other rivals

Compare the Galaxy S5's photos to those of the iPhone 5s, Xperia Z1 and other rivals

posted: 25 Feb 2014, 14:04

The Samsung Galaxy S5 definitely has a lot going for it, and one of its major new features is the new 16-megapixel camera with a nice range of handy features, such as real-time HDR, selective focus...

New TouchWiz vs old TouchWiz: what changed with Samsung's software?

New TouchWiz vs old TouchWiz: what changed with Samsung's software?

posted: 25 Feb 2014, 12:41

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is now a reality (don't you know it!), and it brought quite a few hardware upgrades along. We're talking a fingerprint sensor, a built-in heart rate monitor, and an even more impressive-sounding,...

Apple iPhone trade-ins surge prior to Samsung Galaxy S5 unveiling

Apple iPhone trade-ins surge prior to Samsung Galaxy S5 unveiling

posted: 25 Feb 2014, 12:28

According to SellCell.com, Monday's introduction of the Samsung Galaxy S5 at MWC was preceded by a surge in trade-ins of the Apple iPhone. Last weekend, the site saw a 48% increase in the volume of transactions involving...

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Note 3: first look

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Note 3: first look

posted: 25 Feb 2014, 11:06

The Galaxy S5 is newer than the Note 3 and - while it didn’t get that much-hyped Quad HD 2560 x 1440-pixel display - it packs newer silicon and a brand new 16-megapixel camera with new features…

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs LG G Pro 2: first look

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs LG G Pro 2: first look

posted: 25 Feb 2014, 08:33

Samsung just took the wraps off the Galaxy S5 yesterday, and one thing is already clear - the handset is coming in a much more competitive environment this year…

Octa-core version of Samsung Galaxy S5 features 2.1GHz Exynos chip

Octa-core version of Samsung Galaxy S5 features 2.1GHz Exynos chip

posted: 25 Feb 2014, 08:29

So as it turns out, Samsung is planning on releasing an octa-core version of its flagship Android handset. Just as the Korean manufacturer did last year, North America and some parts of Europe will receive the version...

Samsung infographic shows us how far the Samsung Galaxy S line has come

Samsung infographic shows us how far the Samsung Galaxy S line has come

posted: 25 Feb 2014, 07:31

The fifth iteration of Samsung's flagship Android handset was announced Monday in Barcelona as you surely know. Waiting for the new Samsung Galaxy S model to be unveiled has become an annual event anticipated as...

Samsung Galaxy S5: cases and covers

Samsung Galaxy S5: cases and covers

posted: 25 Feb 2014, 05:54

Samsung has its brand new S View covers and cases for the Galaxy S5 on display at Mobile World Congress, and at its stand there are also cases from third-party case…

HTC exec retweets image of a gold Samsung Galaxy S5 compared to a band-aid

HTC exec retweets image of a gold Samsung Galaxy S5 compared to a band-aid

posted: 25 Feb 2014, 03:55

Samsung's new Galaxy S5 will be launched in April, coming in four color versions. The gold variant has been compared to a band-aid, and HTC didn't miss the chance to make fun of that...

Verizon Tweets image and sign-up page for their Samsung Galaxy S5

Verizon Tweets image and sign-up page for their Samsung Galaxy S5

posted: 25 Feb 2014, 02:05

Verizon took to Twitter earlier and said that they would also be offering the Samsung Galaxy S5 on "the largest and most reliable 4G LTE network." Furthermore, they have two pictures posted of the Galaxy S5 in black and...

Samsung Galaxy S5: early benchmarks (Quadrant, AnTuTu, GFXBench, Basemark X)

Samsung Galaxy S5: early benchmarks (Quadrant, AnTuTu, GFXBench, Basemark X)

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 22:03

So, what do you do with an ultra-powerful Android smartphone that suddenly falls in your hands? Quite simple - you run some performance benchmarks to see just how much of a speed demon it is...

Samsung Galaxy S5 'Ultra Power Saving Mode' explained

Samsung Galaxy S5 'Ultra Power Saving Mode' explained

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 21:54

The Samsung Galaxy S5 battery life would be the topic of heated debates in the next few weeks and months, but while most of you already know about the larger…

Samsung Galaxy S5 heart rate sensor demo

Samsung Galaxy S5 heart rate sensor demo

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 21:53

We found the heart rate monitor to do its job fine most of the times, quickly taking our pulse, though it was sometimes finicky and seems a bit cumbersome to use on a regular basis. Not that it's that hard to just press your finger against the area...

Samsung Galaxy S5 Finger Scanner feature demo

Samsung Galaxy S5 Finger Scanner feature demo

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 21:51

We took it for a spin, and found it to work pretty well for the simple purpose of unlocking the phone, once we did the initial swiping and recognition. As for the rest of its potential features, like mobile payments authentication and the like,...

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs HTC One: first look

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs HTC One: first look

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 21:42

Pretty much everyone that has some interest in what's going on in the smartphone industry knows that Samsung and HTC are like the biggest rivals when it comes strictly to the Android market...

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