October 25, 2014

Benchmarks suggest Galaxy S5 could feature 2k display

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New benchmarks found online suggest the Galaxy S5 could feature a 2560 x 1440 pixel display

The upcoming Samsung Galaxy S5 may feature a 2k display, or one that provides 2560 x 1440 pixels. According to VR-Zone, a Samsung SM-G900S with the aforementioned resolution appeared on the GFXBench website. Additional specifications figure to include a 2.5GHz quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor  with a Adreno 330 GPU and Android 4.4 KitKat.

The display size is not mentioned however we might look for something in the 5.0-inch or 5.25-inch space. At this resolution, a 5.25-inch screen would pack a whopping 560ppi. For the sake of competition and comparison, LG’s recently announced Quad HD display will squeeze in 538 pixels per inch.

Things are certainly heating up for the Samsung Galaxy S5. This week also gave way to rumors that the device could employ a metal unibody case and arrive as soon as Q1 2014.

GFXBench via VR-Zone