has sent out invitations to a first Unpacked event in 2014. On 24 February is (
Traditionally, Samsung with new models of its annually updated Galaxy family at this time, either the end of February at the Mobile World Congress or early March. Thepresented it last year, for example, on an Unpacked event on 14 March in New York. The event on 24 February, can also be followed live on Youtube.
rumored to be the next Galaxy smartphone comes again with a display diagonal of 5 inches. The AMOLED screen is designed to provide a QHD resolution of 2560 times 1440 pixels but this time, which would correspond to 587 ppi. By comparison, the Full HD screen of the Galaxy S4 reaches 441 ppi
Under the hood, the Galaxy S5 is a 64-bit processor work as Samsung CEO Shin Jong-kyun in September compared to the Korea Times announced. He should like 3 GB of RAM are at your side at the current Galaxy Note phablet. Are really needed 64-bit processors but only when the amount of memory of mobile devices increases to more than 4 GB. For 32-bit CPUs can usually address a maximum of 4 GB. Apple’s launch of the iPhone 5S, however, had taken care of in September 2013 for the first time brought a lot of attention and 64-bit chips for smartphones this week, after which Samsung responded promptly.
on board the Galaxy S5 is probably a 16-megapixel camera. The current Galaxy S4 uses a 13-megapixel model. The power supply is supposed to be a 4000 mAh battery, which would not only significantly stronger than that of its predecessor (2600 mAh), but also the capacity of most competitors would surpass. Due to the still higher pixel count of the display, the S5 is expected but also consume more power.
The operating system is expected to be the current4.4 KitKat used. Screenshots that were released from the account @ evleaks known for his most reliable preliminary information, also refer to a revised version of Samsung’s TouchWiz interface. She remembers with context-sensitive cards to Microsoft’s Windows Phone or Google’s Assistant Now.
observers assume that the Galaxy S5 will be released in two versions: with the usual plastic chassis and alternatively with a metal housing. To manufacture the S5 chassis, Samsung is said to have contacted the supplier ofand , of the for the production of housing HTC is One and the Mini and MacBook Air responsible.
In an interview with Bloomberg Lee Young Hee explained, executive vice president of Samsung’s mobile division, that the design of the Galaxy S5 significantly from that of the previous Galaxy S4 and S3 is different. In addition to thinking about the integration of an iris scanner. However, one wants to focus the S5 on the essentials. “It’s primarily about the screen and the exterior,” said the manager.
[With material by Jessica Dolcourt, News.com]