Samsung Galaxy S5 confirmed to come in plastic and metal versions, to launch in mid-March in London, Galaxy S5 Mini and S5 Zoom coming soon

The most anticipated device of 2014, the Galaxy S5 has again bumped up on the web with confirmed details. This new leak comes from famous Samsung leaker, SamMobile. The website has leaked the confirmed key specifications of the Galaxy S5, reported to them by an reliable insider. SamMobile confirms that the Galaxy S5 will come in both plastic and metal versions.


According to SamMobile's report, Samsung Galaxy S5 will feature a Quad-HD Super AMOLED display panel of unknown size, probably 5.25-inch. The smartphone will also come with a 16MP rear camera and Android 4.4 KitKat. Underneath, the Galaxy S5 will be either powered by Samsung's own Exynos 6 octa-core processor or by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 805 processor, depending on whether the market is LTE-enabled or not.

SamMobile also reports that Samsung might push the Exynos 6 processor in metal version of the handset and insert the Snapdragon 805 processor in the plastic model, though nothing is confirmed yet. The metal version Galaxy S5 is reported to cost around 800 Euros, while the plastic model will cost around 650 Euros. No information is available on whether the premium metal version will be named Galaxy F.

Also, SamMobile has confirmed that Samsung will be launching the Galaxy S5 Mini and the Galaxy S5 Zoom sometime in June and May respectively. Both the smartphone will come with a Super AMOLED display and Android 4.4 KitKat, where the Galaxy S5 Zoom will feature a 4.8-inch qHD display.

In related to the news, an Italian journalist, Flavio, claims that a reliable source has confirmed to him that the next Galaxy flagship smartphone (S5) will launch in mid-March at an event in London.

No more details are available with us at this point, but we hope to hear more about all the above mentioned smartphones in the coming weeks. Since, nothing is confirmed yet from Samsung, take the whole story with a huge pinch of salt.

Source - SamMobile & Flavio
Via - GSMArena