Samsung Galaxy S5 review: Fab Five

08 April 2014
Every time the Samsung Galaxy S counter flips a digit, the world is getting ready to be amazed. The lineup that stood up to the iPhone and has been pulling Android to the very top of the food chain, is under new leadership effective last month...

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  • Anonymous
  • g5f
  • 26 Jul 2022

absolutely the worst phone ever created and had....useless...they crash.swith off when you are doing something

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    • Jo
    • iJG
    • 20 Dec 2021

    PhonLover360, 07 Jul 2021I'm using my s5 so write this comment right now, and i... moreI have the version 6.0.1 Android and it work well.
    I just have not enough memory.
    Some one knows if is it possible to change the internal card from 16 to 32GB?

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      • PhonLover360
      • vxx
      • 07 Jul 2021

      I'm using my s5 so write this comment right now, and its a great phone. This one tho, for some reason wont update to anfroid 6, and is stuck on android 5. Also, it laggs alot

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        • Robin
        • YWi
        • 05 Jul 2021

        Still running in good condition.

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          • aaron
          • sxr
          • 12 Apr 2021

          the soundalive equalizer settings in galaxy s5 can use
          concert hall sound effect in youtube?

          for galaxy s5 android 6.0.1 marshmallow

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            • S52014
            • XK@
            • 20 Mar 2021

            Had mine from brand new in 2014 and still have it. Works fine, still has its original battery that still works. I would only get a new phone if this phone crashed beyond recovery.

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              • Kenntish
              • Nug
              • 30 Dec 2020

              AnonD-573957, 19 Aug 2016Possibly the power button is broken. I had the same problem... moreBattery is the problem, please change the battery, go battery shop put one battery after another until you got marching one that will turn on and will not go off again.

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                • Kenntish
                • Nug
                • 30 Dec 2020

                Amos Zulu, 15 Feb 2018My Samsung galaxy s5 went off and not turning onThe battery is the problem, do change the battery OK.

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                  • Anonymous
                  • KIJ
                  • 26 Dec 2020

                  Can anyone consult samsung s5 duos model SM-G900FD to get Android 8.1 oreo please. I have it and it's hanging and slowing down a lot. Please highly recommend it. I had to delete a lot of my content after slow down even it had a lot 16 GB space!! 😭 and the bulky samsung, add awesome features like more improved battery life, AR emoji in one ui and backgrounds, slow motion, fast motion, pro video with live focus please!!🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏. I will be 💯 happy with you!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 💯💯💯💯💯💯💯💯.

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                    • Rex
                    • g%P
                    • 24 Oct 2020

                    Ives, 17 Oct 2020Hey where is the slot for a sd memory card lolIn the battery compartment ROFLcopter

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                      • Ives
                      • Q%x
                      • 17 Oct 2020

                      Hey where is the slot for a sd memory card lol

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                        • King
                        • XBX
                        • 28 Sep 2020


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                          • S5 yeah
                          • JiI
                          • 13 Jun 2020

                          Well didn't know this phone was out in 2014 haha still using it not a problem with it

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                            • RAWANA
                            • Nu6
                            • 29 Apr 2020

                            Wanda full

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                              • Anonymous
                              • IVA
                              • 17 Apr 2020

                              Great phone-nearly 6 years now

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                                • Law
                                • vgM
                                • 26 Aug 2019

                                techknow, 08 Apr 2014The s5 is seriously overpriced in India@51500. The note3neo... moreBut s5 has better specs than the note 3 neo look at specs dude s5 has 4k recordings and full hd screen

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                                  • Rany
                                  • vaS
                                  • 17 May 2019

                                  Screen is black n white,where to adjust screen color?

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                                    • sam
                                    • 0CW
                                    • 14 Jul 2018

                                    Using Samsung S5 for last 4 years. No major issues till now. Battery still great and notrim even minor scratches on screen. Great workhorse from Samsung cheers

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                                      • Amos Zulu
                                      • rs9
                                      • 15 Feb 2018

                                      My Samsung galaxy s5 went off and not turning on

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                                        • AnonD-13959
                                        • 6cg
                                        • 01 Dec 2017

                                        really love this phone, altough i use the lte version wich is much better than the standard version. but now my phone screen has shadow / burn in and the body has scratches everywhere. the replacement body is quite cheap but the replacement screen is still quite expensive, sike i'ts even the same price as a secondhand s5. i'm in the zone of wether i get this phone fix or just buy another phone.