The Samsung Galaxy S5 launches globally today, and Samsung has now started selling the handset from their online store and also retail stores in the UK.
The Galaxy S5 is available direct from Samsung for £579 including taxes, and the handset comes in a range of colors, which include black, blue and white, although Samsung appears to be offering the black and white models from today.
There will also be a gold version of the Samsung Galaxy S5, although this color option will be sold exclusively through mobile carrier Vodafone.
Samsung’s latest Android smartphone comes with some impressive specifications, the device is equipped with a 5.1 inch full high definition display that has a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Powering the Galaxy S5 is Qualcomm’s latest mobile processor, a 2.5Ghz quad core Snapdragon 801, the device also features 2GB of RAM and a choice of either 16GB or 32gB of built in storage.
Should you need extra storage, the Samsung Galaxy S5 is equipped with a microSD card slot that supports the latest 128GB microSD cards.
The S5 also features dual cameras, for video chat we have a front facing 2 megapixel camera, for photos and video we have a 16 megapixel rear facing camera.
The Samsung Galaxy S5 comes with the latest version of Google’s mobile OS, Android 4.4 Kit Kat, the device also comes with a new update version of Samsung’s TouchWiz UI, you can find out more information about the handset over at Samsung at the link below.