Posted February 20, 2014 by Tony Tuason in Tech & Gadgets

Hardware Rumors for SAMSUNG GALAXY S5

Samsung will be unveiling their newest flagship phone (Galaxy S5) in just a few weeks, and here’s some details on the latest hardware rumors for the upcoming smartphone in a nutshell.

  • Processor
    • Rumor – According to some leaks, Samsung’s very own Exynos 6 or Snapdragon 805
    • Snapdragon 805  may pack a Krait 450 quad-core CPU that runs at speeds up to 2.5GHz per core, plus an Adreno 420 graphics  which is optimized for UHD capture and playback.
    • No details yet on the Exynos 6, but it might pack a 64-bit chip.
  • Display
    • Rumor – 5.2 inches for 560ppi (compared to iPhone 5S’ 326ppi and S4’s 441ppi)
    • Rumor – A photo of a retail packaging sent to SamsungGalaxyS5.nl lists a 5.25inch QHD Super AMOLED display.
  • Camera
    • Rumor – 16-megapixel with Samsung’s ISOCELL technology that would boost photography in low light settings as well as improved color, sharpness and richness.
    • Rumor – front facing camera has a 3.2-megapixel lens.
  • Storage
    • Rumor – 32GB and 64GB (the S4 used 8GB of storage)
  • Styling
    • Rumor – no more plastic casing, to be replaced with metal.
  • Security
    • Rumor – fingerprint scanning technology,  that would also enable users to register upto 8 fingerprints for performing tasks and other functionalities.





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