Canadian mobile carrier, TELUS has started selling the Samsung Galaxy S5 Active for folks in Canada. The Samsung Galaxy S5 Active smartphone is offered by TELUS for price of $250 with 2-year contract. If you want to buy the Samsung Galaxy S5 Active without a contract, you have to pay $750.
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active is a rugged version of the Samsung Galaxy S5. This Galaxy phone comes with hardened rubber part on the side and back. The Samsung Galaxy S5 Active got Mil-Spec810G certified for protection from medium-force impact, heavy vibration and more.
The Samsung Galaxy S5 Active has a 5.1-inch Super AMOLED display with Full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and 432 ppi pixel density. The Galaxy S5 Active’s screen also equipped with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 which designed to protect the screen from scratches.
The Samsung Galaxy S5 Active also comes with a 16-megapixel rear camera with autofocus and LED flash. At the front of the Galaxy Active S5 you’ll find a 2-megapixel camera which is designed for video calls and selfie. The Galaxy S5 Active’s camera has many features including Simultaneous HD video and image recording, geo-tagging, touches focus, face / smile detection, HDR, and Aqua mode.
For performance, the Samsung Galaxy S5 Active is powered by a 2.5GHz Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor, Adreno 330 GPU, 2GB RAM and 16GB of internal memory that can extended via microSD card slot (up to 128GB) The Samsung Galaxy S5 Active smartphone runs on Android 4.4 KitKat OS and backed by 2800 mAh battery which can turn on the smartphone for long-lasting time.
TELUS Samsung Galaxy S5 Active Specifications
4G LTE : 900MHz (Band 25) / 700MHz (Band XVII) / 2600MHz (Band VII)
4G (HSPA): 2100MHz (Band I) / 1900MHz (Band II) / 900MHz (Band VIII)
GSM: 850MHz / 900MHz / 1800MHz / 1900MHz
5.1-inch Super AMOLED display
Full HD 1920 x 1080 pixels
432 ppi pixel density
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
16-megapixel rear camera with autofocus and LED flash
2-megapixel front camera
Features : Simultaneous HD video and image recording, geo-tagging, touches focus, face / smile detection, HDR, and Aqua mode
CPU & Memory
2.5GHz Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor
Adreno 330 GPU
16GB internal memory
MicroSD card slot (up to 128GB)
Android 4.4 KitKat OS
2800 mAh battery
Dimensions & Weight
145.3 mm x 73.4 mm x 8.9 mm
What’s in the box
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active, Stereo headset, Rechargeable battery, AC charger, USB sync and charging cable