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Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

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.

This device is also known as Samsung SM-G870

Pros

  • Rugged device

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Display

Benchmarks
Size: 5.1 inches
Resolution: 1920 x 1080 pixels, 432 PPI
Technology: Super AMOLED
Screen-to-body: 67.23 %
Colors: 16 777 216
Touchscreen: Capacitive, Multi-touch
Features: Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

Benchmarks
System chip: Qualcomm Snapdragon 801
Processor: Quad-core, 2500 MHz, Krait 400
GPU: Adreno 330
RAM: 2GB LPDDR3
Internal storage: 16GB, available to use: 11 GB
Storage expansion: microSDXC up to 128 GB
Device type: Smartphone
OS: Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 4.4.4, 4.4.2) Screenshots

Battery

Benchmarks
Capacity: 2800 mAh
Type: Li - Ion, User replaceable

Camera

Benchmarks
Rear: Single camera Camera samples
Main camera: 16 MP (PDAF, BSI sensor)
Video recording: 3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
Features: Picture-taking during video recording, Video light, EIS, Video sharing
Front: 2 MP
Video capture: 1920x1080 (Full HD)
Dimensions: 5.72 x 2.89 x 0.35 inches (145 x 73 x 9 mm)
Weight: 6 oz (170.0 g)
Resistance: Water, Dust, Shock; IP67; MIL-STD-810 certified
Keys: Left: Volume control, Other; Right: Lock/Unlock key
Colors: Gray, Green, Red

Cellular

LTE (FDD): Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 17(700 b)
UMTS: 850, 1900, 2100 MHz
Data Speed: LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA
SIM type: Micro SIM
HD Voice: Yes
VoLTE: Yes

Multimedia

Benchmarks
Headphones: 3.5mm jack
Speakers: Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Features: Album art cover, Background playback
Screen mirroring: MHL, TV-out

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth: 4.0
Wi-Fi: 802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO, Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
USB: microUSB, USB 2.0
Features: Mass storage device, OTG, Charging, Video out
HDMI: Yes
Location: GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
Sensors: Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Gesture, Barometer
Other: NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
Hearing aid compatible: M3, T4

Phone features

Notifications: Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3, WAV), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Other features: Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:
Date approved: May 08, 2014
FCC ID value: A3LSMG870A link
Measured SAR:
Head: 0.66 W/kg
Body: 1.09 W/kg
Simultaneous Transmission: 1.48 W/kg
Wireless Router: 1.09 W/kg
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Carrier Availability

Discontinued

AT&T

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