Samsung Galaxy S5 users can protect their phone and double their battery life with Mophie Juice Pack

Samsung Galaxy S5 users can protect their phone and double their battery life with Mophie Juice Pack
Samsung Galaxy S5 owners have a new accessory that not only protects their pride and joy from butterfingers, but also helps them get long lasting battery life for the handset. By now, you might have figured out that we are talking about the Mophie Juice Pack. Inside the protective case is a 3000mAh battery, even larger than the 2850mAh cell found inside the handset. The Juice Pack is available in black and white, with a smooth finish, making it a pleasure to hold.

There is no such thing as a free lunch, and in this case you are giving up some of the phone's slim looks in exchange for going as long as three days without having to recharge your phone. The Mophie Juice Pack is not cheap, which means that at $99.95, you have to decide whether making the purchase is worth it. After all, the Galaxy S5 does have good battery life on its own. And don't forget that Sammy's flagship handset already comes with Ultra Power Saving Mode. When turned on, the latter will give Galaxy S5 owners with 10% battery life, up to 24 hours of standby time on the device. Of course, your functionality is extremely limited.

If you decide to go with the Juice Pack, keep in mind that Mophie recommends turning on the spare battery once the stock cell on your handset drops down to 20%. You can check out a promotional video about the Mophie Juice Pack for the Samsung Galaxy S5, by clicking on the video slideshow below.

source: Mophie via TechCrunch

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Galaxy S5
  • Display 5.1" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 16 MP / 2.1 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 801, Quad-core, 2500 MHz
  • Storage 32GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 2800 mAh(21h 3G talk time)



1. hellonerds

Posts: 334; Member since: Aug 27, 2013

I wonder how long can that case/battery can last on power saving mode lol

2. eman99

Posts: 410; Member since: Aug 03, 2010

little to late on this case s6 will soon be out mophie concentrates to much on bringing out apple cases at launch

3. 0xFFFF

Posts: 3806; Member since: Apr 16, 2014

I guess Mophie thinks that S5 owners aren't smart enough to know the battery is removable? I'd much rather hold a normal size phone in my hand vs. some monster battery case thing. And when the battery is low, just change the battery.

4. gigaraga

Posts: 1454; Member since: Mar 29, 2013

ZeroLemon a better choice?

7. mikeguy1981

Posts: 88; Member since: Jun 23, 2012

Zero lemon is a far better choice. I use one on my s4. Cheaper and higher capacity batteries.

5. fanboy1974

Posts: 1345; Member since: Nov 12, 2011

If they made one for the 2014 Moto X with OTG support I would be all over it. That would solve the battery and storage issue with one shot.

6. JMartin22

Posts: 2414; Member since: Apr 30, 2013

Yucky, $100 for that thing? I can buy almost 4 stock 2,800 mAh batteries instead.

8. Noonting

Posts: 135; Member since: Sep 19, 2014

Are those loudspeakers bellow home button?

9. kkmkk

Posts: 699; Member since: May 06, 2013

isnt the s5 have a flap for water proofing !! where it goes ??

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