The rumour mill for the launch of the next flagship smartphone from the all-conquering mobile phones giant Samsung shows no sign of slowing down as we head towards the eventual release which is said to be taking place around the middle of March and staged in London.
Sammobile which hails itself as the number one fan site with the latest Samsung phone firmwares has revealed in a report citing sources that the South Korean manufacturer will unveil two variants of the Galaxy S5: a metal variant pricing at 800 euros (approximately Rs. 67,000), and a plastic one at 650 euros (approximately Rs. 54,500).
Some of the technical specifications of the smartphone include a QHD (1440×2560 pixel) Super AMOLED display, Exynos 6 (believed to be the successor of the Exynos 5 chipsets) or Snapdragon 805 processors; the latest Android 4.4 KitKat OS and a 16-megapixel rear camera. It is widely expected that this much speculated member of the Galaxy series will come up with iris recognition or eye scanning technology for unlocking the phone.
In addition, a previous report revealing the South Korean manufacturer placing an order of 181 million 16 megapixel camera modules for next year thought to be equipped in the company’s upcoming high-end smartphones, including the rumoured 2014 flagship, the Galaxy S5 has added fuel to the fire. With people gearing up to buy the first model of the arguably next generation smart phones,everyone is eager to hear from Samsung officially to judge how true the gossips are.