Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

Posted:
May 30, 2014
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Jun 04, 2014

PhoneArena Rating:

9.0
Read Full Review

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

Posted: May 30, 2014
Market status: Released
Release date: Jun 04, 2014

PhoneArena Rating:

9.0
Read Full Review
  • Display 5.1" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 16 MP / 2 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 801, Quad-core, 2500 MHz
  • Storage 16 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 2800 mAh
  • Fingerprint
  • Lightweight
  • Thin
  • LTE
  • Waterproof
  • NFC
  • Dual SIM

Display

  • benchmark

Display size:

5.1 inches

Resolution:

1080 x 1920 pixels

Pixel density:

432 ppi

Technology:

Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio:

67.23 %

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

  • benchmark

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

16 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Back-illuminated sensor (BSI), Phase detection autofocus

Flash:

LED

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features:

Picture-taking during video recording, Video light, Digital image stabilization, Video sharing

Front:

2 megapixels

Design

Dimensions:

5.72 x 2.89 x 0.35 inches (145 x 73 x 9 mm)

Weight:

6 oz (170 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Resistance:

Water, Dust, Shock

IP certified:

IP 67

MIL-STD-810 certified:

Yes

Colors:

Gray, Green, Red

Hardware & Performance

  • benchmark

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 801

Processor:

Quad-core, 2500 MHz, Krait 400

GPU:

Adreno 330

RAM:

2 GB

Internal storage:

16 GB

Maximum User Storage:

11 GB

Storage expansion:

up to 128 GB

OS:

Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 4.4.4, 4.4.2)

Battery

  • benchmark

Capacity:

2800 mAh

Talk time:

29.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1278 min)

Stand-by time:

20.0 days (480 hours)
the average is 21 days (499 h)

Music playback:

77.00 hours

Video playback:

14.00 hours

Cellular

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

UMTS:

850, 1900, 2100 MHz

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 17

Data:

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA

SIM type:

Micro SIM

HD Voice:

Yes

VoLTE:

Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth:

4.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band

USB:

USB 2.0

Connector:

microUSB

Features:

Mass storage device, USB OTG, USB charging, Video out

HDMI:

Yes

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Other:

NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Gesture, Barometer

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3, WAV), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Hearing aid compatibility:

M3, T4

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Multimedia

  • benchmark

Screen mirroring:

MHL, TV-out

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector:

3.5mm

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

May 08, 2014

FCC ID value:

A3LSMG870A link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.66 W/kg

Body:

1.09 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.48 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.09 W/kg

This device is also known as Samsung SM-G870

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Pros

  • Rugged phone

Cons

  • Too little RAM

Description

The Samsung Galaxy S5 Active has a 5.1-inch screen with resolution of 1080 x 1920. A quad-core 2.5GHz Snapdragon 801 CPU is under the hood along with the Adreno 330 GPU. 2GB of RAM and 16GB of free memory is on board. The back and front facing cameras are 16MP and 2MP respectively. Android 4.4.2 is pre-installed out of the box.

Do you ...?

Despite our efforts to provide full and correct Samsung Galaxy S5 Active specifications, there is always a possibility of admitting a mistake. If you see any wrong or incomplete data, please

LET US KNOW.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. You can order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers at https://www.parsintl.com/phonearena or use the Reprints & Permissions tool that appears at the bottom of each web page. Visit https://www.parsintl.com/ for samples and additional information.