Sprint has announced on Friday that it has started taking pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy S5 on its official website and retail outlets.
The Galaxy S5 is available at $0 down (plus tax) or 24 monthly payments of $27.09 under Sprint Easy Pay plan with a two-year agreement. The cellular is offering the phone in Charcoal Black and Shimmery White.
“Samsung Galaxy S5 is exactly the type of device Sprint Spark and Sprint Family were designed for,” said David Owens, vice president of Product, Sprint. “Galaxy S5 customers will be able to do more than ever with their smartphone, and they will appreciate the ability to use all three bands of 4G LTE wireless network spectrum available on the Sprint network for an enhanced LTE experience and won’t want to wait for a slow network to catch up while they’re enjoying the incredible features of this exciting device.”
For a quick note, the Galaxy S5 packs a 5.1-inch Full HD Super AMOLED display with wide viewing angles and Multi Window capability. It’s driven by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor clocked at 2.5 GHz coupled with 2GB of RAM. Among other features include 16GB of internal storage with microSD support up to 128GB, 16-megapixel rear camera with ultra-fast focus, finger print scanner, heart rate monitor, 2800 mAh battery and Android 4.4 KitKat with overhauled TouchWiz interface.
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Sprint also brings the Samsung Gear 2 devices along with the phone. The Gear 2 will be retailed at $299.99, while the Gear 2 Neo and Gear Fit will be available for $199.99.
Additionally, when you buy a Galaxy S5 on a Sprint Family Plan with Easy Pay, the network operator is also giving away the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 for free with a 2-year service agreement, for a limited time only.
Amazon is also accepting pre-orders for the Galaxy S5 as of Friday. The retailer is offering the phone for $199.99 with a 2-year contract and $699.99 sans contract.
In related news, AT&T and T-Mobile have already started talking pre-orders for the Galaxy S5 and Gear 2 devices.