The Samsung Galaxy S5 CDMA is a premium smartphone with a host of out of the box technologies to leave you spellbound. Features like heart rate monitor, fingerprint sensor, unique dimpled rear end and dust and water resistant casing along with stunning display, powerful configuration and high quality cameras justify its high price. But the most important one is the single CDMA SIM slot for people who want faster internet speeds and greater security.
Display and Build
The Samsung Galaxy S5 CDMA sports a 5.1-inch Super AMOLED multi-touch display which is bound to keep your eyeballs mesmerized with pristine image quality and accurate colors courtesy its full HD resolution (1,080 x 1,920 pixels) and a pixel density of 432ppi. The Corning Gorilla Glass 3 cover protects it against smudges and fingerprints.
The Samsung Galaxy S5 CDMA measures just 7.9mm around the waist and tips the scale at 144.9g. A fingerprint sensor integrated into the home button helps in keeping your identity safe. The matte dimpled panel makes it easier to hold. The outfit carries IP67 certification which means that it is resistant to dust and water. It also has a heart rate monitor close to the LED flash at the back.
Processor and OS
The smartphone is powered by a 2.5GHz Krait 400 quad-core processor based on Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801 chipset. It is aided by a mighty 2GB RAM and Adreno 330 GPU to deliver seamless performance at everything, be it powerful professional activities, numerous apps or highly demanding games. It runs on Android v4.4 KitKat OS dressed in TouchWiz UI on the top.
Camera and Storage
The Samsung Galaxy S5 CDMA flaunts a stunning 16MP rear camera which boasts of razor sharp, blur free and lively images and videos. It is inclusive of panorama, dual shot, LED flash, HDR, HD image and video recording simultaneously, 1.12 micrometer pixel size, phase detection, 1/2.6Â sensor size, active noise cancellation and autofocus. It can shoot 2160p videos at 30fps and 1080p ones at 60fps. On the front, there is a 2MP camera which supports full HD video recording and two video calls at the same time. It has an inbuilt memory of 16GB expandable up to a massive 128GB.
Battery and Connectivity
Fuelled by a 2,800mAh Li-ion battery, the smartphone promises up to 27 hours of talktime, up to 480 hours of standby time and up to 77 hours of music playback. The Samsung Galaxy S5 CDMA has a single SIM slot supporting CDMA networks to ensure super high speed web browsing experience (4G and 3G carriers), enhanced security and clearer connectivity. Other connectivity features include Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP and EDR, USB OTG, USB 3.0 port, DLNA, NFC, GPS/A-GPS, GLONASS, Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile hotspot, USB port, MHL and Infrared.