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Samsung Galaxy S5

- Charcoal Black
The next installment of Samsung's flagship line of phones is here. Introducing the Samsung Galaxy S5. Buy now on AT&T.
Samsung Galaxy S5 - Charcoal Black

Product Details

The next big thing is here™


Make every day better
The Samsung Galaxy S® 5 is technology that truly impacts your life. The Galaxy S 5 lets you:

  • Stay entertained on the 5.1" full HD Super AMOLED® display.
  • Capture moments as they happen with the only camera you'll ever need.
  • Achieve your fitness goals with the built-in mobile health monitor.1
  • Unlock your phone with the touch of your finger.
  • Take your phone on a hike, to the gym, or even camping without worrying about dust and spills.


Built to entertain
Get the best seat – anywhere. Watch movies, play games, and more on the 5.1" adaptive full HD Super AMOLED display with 1080p resolution. Experience rich colors, darker blacks, and faster response times for clear high-speed content. Whether you're outside or inside with minimal light, the screen's adaptive display can adjust to your surroundings so that you get the best viewing experience no matter where you are.


Shoot like a pro
Capture amazing moments like never before. With a lightning-fast autofocus camera, you can frame, take, and edit shots like a pro.


Your personal fitness tracker
Set goals and stay motivated on your path towards better fitness. Meet your perfect workout partner as you track your steps, challenge friends, earn badges, and get on-demand nutritional advice. Plus, you can even check your heart rate with the built-in heart sensor that responds to your touch. With these tools, achieving your goals has never been easier.1


Your finger is the key
Protect your phone with the swipe of your finger. Use your fingerprint to automatically unlock your phone and add login credentials for easy access to popular websites. Keep your photos and videos safe with Private Mode. Your fingerprint is now the ultimate password.


Stylish design that stands up to everyday use
Form and style has never been more functional. The Samsung Galaxy S 5 is resistant to dust, water up to 3 feet (1 meter), and is IP672 certified. Needless to say, the Galaxy S 5 is built to handle your active lifestyle.


Bundle and save
Everyone can use the extra protection and peace of mind
that comes with a case, a screen protector, and a charger
for your phone. When you buy 2 of these accessories,
you'll save 10%. Better yet, if you buy all 3 accessories,
you'll save 25%.3


Your photos, safe and secure
  • 50GB of FREE cloud storage for AT&T Mobile Share® Value Customers‡
  • Your photos, videos, music and documents are organized in one convenient place
  • The Easy Upload feature uploads photos and videos automatically from your phone and tablet
  • Sharing is simple via email, Facebook® and Twitter®

‡Data charges may apply. 50 GB of storage available to other customers. Storage amounts subject to change or may be discontinued at any time. See AT&T Locker page for more details.

Key Features Manual & Tutorial


Monitor your heartbeat before and after exercise. 


Unlock and lock your smartphone with the swipe of your fingerprint.


Maximize your smartphone’s battery life with Ultra Power Saving Mode.


Professional quality 16MP camera with fast focus.




Rear-facing camera
16MP Phase Detection Auto Focus camera with Flash
Zero shutter lag
Live video capture and playback
Ultra HD video capture; 1080p HD on-device video playback
Front-facing camera


Shooting Options

Beauty Face
Brighten or darken skin tones or hide portrait imperfections.
Shot and more
Capture a sequence of photos with Burst Shot. Then go back and tell the story you want to tell using: Best Photo, Best Face, Eraser, Drama, and Panning.
Focus select
Make your subjects stand out against the background by adjusting the depth of field.
Create a single widescreen photo from consecutive shots.
3D tour
Create interactive virtual tours of your surroundings.
Dual camera
Combine photos and videos from front- and rear-facing cameras into one.



Music Player
Native music player, Google Play™ Music
Supported music formats
Subscription Music Services
Google Play Music, Beats Music™ (separate subscription is required)
Create music playlists
External music play controls
Via lock screen



Text messaging
Insert pictures, video clips and sound clips easily (messaging charges apply)
Instant Messaging (IM)
Ch@tON, Hangouts™



Mobile Email
POP3/IMAP, SMTP, Gmail™, Microsoft® Exchange ActiveSync®, Yahoo!®, Hotmail®
Microsoft Direct Push
Good™ Mobile Messaging



Web browser
Chrome™, native Android™



S Health™
Monitor heartbeat, exercise, and nutritional goals with the built-in health platform.1
Private Mode
Keep documents and pictures secure when sharing your device with your own fingerprint or password.
Cool Tools
Smart Remote, Beats Music™, Google Drive™, YouTube®, Name ID, Password Keeper, Find My Mobile
Preloaded apps from AT&T5
AT&T Address Book, AT&T Navigator®, AT&T Locker, AT&T Mobile TV®, AT&T FamilyMap, myAT&T, AT&T HotSpots, AT&T DriveMode™, Lookout®, AT&T Mobile Locate™.
Provides fast, easy account access virtually anywhere, anytime6



Alarm clock
Call waiting
Caller ID
Address book
Conference calling
Call forwarding
Use voice and data simultaneously



Device Eco-rating
5 stars. Visit for additional information.



Fingerprint sensor
Unlock and lock your smartphone with the swipe of your own fingerprint and add login credentials for easy access to popular websites.
World phone
USB connectivity - transfer data through a USB cable
USB 3.0 cable included
Hands-free speakerphone
Voice dialing and voice commands
Hearing Aid (HAC) rating
TTY/TTD compatible
Enhanced Audio
earSmart™ Advanced Voice processor improves call clarity & sound quality.
AT&T Device Help
Device Help provides easy access to step by step tutorials and videos about features, functions and AT&T services directly from the web browser on the device (data charges apply).
Wireless Emergency Alerts-capable

Technical Specifications


Talk time (hours)
Up to 29
Standby time (days)
Up to 20


Size (inches)
Weight (ounces)


Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 801
2.5GHz quad core


Internal memory storage
Up to 16GB
Expandable memory storage
Up to 128GB
Memory format

Wireless Technology

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7 and 17
HSPA+ with enhanced backhaul
HD Voice Capable*
Wi-Fi connectivity
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2x2 MIMO
5GHz Wi-Fi-capable
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Open, secure, ISIS-ready
Bluetooth® technology
v4.0 LE
Mobile hotspot7
Up to 8 devices
FOTA capable – upgrade Firmware OverThe Air

Operating System

v4.4 (upgradable to v5.0 Lollipop)


Display size (inches)
Resolution (pixels)
1920x1080 Full HD Super AMOLED®
Corning® Gorilla® Glass
16 million


Predictive text for fast typing
Backlit keys

What's in the box?

Data Cable (USB 3.0)
Stereo Headset
Secure Element SIM
Quick Start Guide

AT&T Next options: AT&T Next has the following 0% Annual Percentage Rate (APR) installment agreement options: (1) AT&T Next 24 requires a 30-month agreement and allows you to trade in and upgrade after 24 installments; (2) AT&T Next 18 requires a 24-month agreement and allows you to trade in and upgrade after 18 installments: (3) AT&T Next 12 requires a 20-month agreement and allows you to trade in and upgrade after 12 installments; and, (4) AT&T Next with down payment requires 30% down payment and a 28-month agreement and allows you to trade in and upgrade after 12 installments.

Example: A smartphone with a regular price of $825.99 will be (1) $27.54 per month for 30 months on AT&T Next 24; (2) $34.42 per month for 24 months on AT&T Next 18; (3) $41.30 per month for 20 months on AT&T Next 12; and (4) $247.80 down and $20.65 per month for 28 months on AT&T Next with down payment.

Up to $25 savings: Compares the Mobile Share Value® plan discounted access charge for a smartphone line on a No Annual Service Contract option (AT&T NextSM, bring your own, pay full price, or month-to-month) to one on a 2-year contract. Savings will be $15 or $25 per smartphone line based on your plan. Customers with smartphones on 2-year contracts that started in or prior to March 2014, may also be eligible for these savings. Loss of Discount with 2-Year Upgrade: If upgrading to a smartphone on a 2-year wireless contract, you will lose the discount for that line. Loss of Discount with Plan Change: If you change your rate plan and are currently receiving a discounted access charge your discount may change or be lost. Savings, options, terms, and restrictions are subject to change and may be modified, discontinued, or terminated at any time without notice.

AT&T Next: Requires 0% APR installment agreement. Tax due at sale. Credit: Well-qualified credit may be required. Some buyers will qualify only for AT&T Next with down payment. Not all buyers will qualify for any AT&T Next option. Service: Wireless service (voice and data) is required and is additional. Device balance due if wireless service canceled. Select locations only. Device Limits: Purchase limit may apply. Account limit of four devices via AT&T Next or tablet installment agreement (total of 2 tablets) may also apply. Activation or Upgrade fee: $15 per line. No upgrade fee for line with a smartphone purchased on AT&T Next prior to August 1, 2015. Waiver of fee subject to change. Restocking Fee: Up to $35. Upgrade option: Requires payment of number of required installments (24, 18, or 12) based on option chosen, account in good standing, trade in of your financed device in good physical and fully functional condition, and purchase of new eligible device with qualified wireless service. After upgrade, unbilled installments are waived. Service subject to Wireless Customer Agreement. Other fees may apply. Other monthly charges per line: May include taxes, federal and state universal service charges, a Regulatory Cost Recovery Charge (up to $1.25), a gross receipts surcharge, an Administrative Fee, and other government assessments that are not government-required charges. Coverage and service not available everywhere. Other restrictions apply and may result in service termination. Terms, restrictions, and options subject to change and may be modified, terminated, or discontinued at any time without notice. Visit for AT&T Next details.

Limited-time offer. Requires new 2-year wireless agreement with qualified plan including voice and data. Subject to Wireless Customer Agreement. Credit approval required. Upgrade or Activation fee: $45 per line. Geographic, usage, and other terms, conditions, and restrictions apply and may result in service termination. Equipment price and availability may vary. Coverage and services not available everywhere. Taxes and other charges apply. Data ( If usage exceeds your monthly data allowance, you will automatically be charged overage for additional data provided. Early Termination Fee ( After 14 days, ETF up to $325. Restocking fee: up to $35. Other monthly charges per line: May include federal and state universal service charges, a Regulatory Cost Recovery Charge (up to $1.25), a gross receipts surcharge,an Administrative Fee, and other government assessments. These are not taxes or government-required charges. Pricing subject to change.

Free Galaxy S5 offer and pricing subject to change, while supplies last. Online only. Req's new 2-yr wireless agmt with qual. plan incl. voice & data. Limit 5 per order. Subj. to Wireless Customer Agmt. or applicable business agmt. Credit approval req'd. Activation/upgrade fee applicable. Terms subject to change at any time. Geographic, usage & other terms, charges, conditions & rest's. apply & may result in svc termination. Coverage and svcs not avail. everywhere. Data: if usage exceeds your monthly data allowance, you will automatically be charged overage for add'l data provided. Early Termination Fee ( after 14 days (30 days for Corporate Responsibility Users (CRUs)), ETF up to $325. Restocking fee: up to $35. Other monthly charges/line: May include applicable taxes & federal & state universal svc charges, Regulatory Cost Recovery Charge (up to $1.25), gross receipts surcharge, Admin. Fee & other gov't assessments which are not gov't req'd charges.

ASUS MeMO Pad™ 7 LTE Bundle Pricing: Subject to change. Must buy smartphone via an AT&T NextSM installment agreement with qualified monthly wireless service plan (voice and data). Must buy ASUS MeMO Pad™ 7 LTE via a new 2-year wireless agreement with qualified monthly data plan (min. $14.99). Items must be purchased together in same transaction. Online Restrictions: If upgrading to a new smartphone on, the bundle pricing is not available. Discounts: Bundle pricing may not be combinable w/ other credits, discounts and offers. Device Limits: Limit 4 financed devices per wireless account may apply. Excludes AT&T certified-like new and refurbished devices. Device price may vary by location. Return/Restocking: If return smartphone within 14 days without tablet, will owe $74 plus any applicable taxes. Restocking fees up to $35 on smartphone and 10% of tablet purchase price apply. 2-yr Wireless Agreement: Activation or upgrade fee up to $45/line. Early Termination Fee ( After 14 days, up to $325 on smartphone and up to $150 on tablet. AT&T NextSM: Requires eligible installment agreement and well-qualified credit. Wireless service is required (voice and data) and is additional. Tax due at sale. If wireless service is cancelled, remaining device balance is due. Visit for details. General Wireless Service Terms: Subject to Wireless Customer Agreement. Credit approval required. Other fees and a deposit may apply. Other Monthly Charges/Line: May include taxes and federal and state universal service charges, Regulatory Cost Recovery Charge (up to $1.25), gross receipts surcharge, Adminstrative Fee & other government assessments which are not government required charges. Pricing, terms, restrictions and options subject to change and may be modified, discontinued, or terminated at any time without notice. Coverage and service not available everywhere. Other restrictions apply and may result in service termination.

FREE Express Shipping. Postpaid orders will be processed and shipped subject to credit approval, inventory availability, and validation of a proper shipping address and other information. Orders received after 4 p.m. CST will be processed the next business day. Inventory, credit, or other issues may delay shipment. No holiday, Saturday, or Sunday delivery. Shipping policy is subject to change. Please note: It may take up to 24 hours to process your order if there are any issues with the credit approval process and/or the shipping address validation process. This 24 hours is not included in the delivery time and should be taken into account in your order placement timing. Delivery signatures may be required. Priority Shipments to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands may take more than 2 business days. Actual delivery date may also be affected by government processing. Learn more about AT&T shipping options at

General Wireless Service Terms: Subject to Wireless Customer Agreement or applicable Business Agreement. A deposit may apply. Credit approval required. Coverage and services not available everywhere. Other charges and restrictions apply and may result in service termination.  Terms subject to change and waiver may be discontinued at any time. 

*HD Voice has limited availability in select markets. May not be available in your area. Deployment is ongoing. HD Voice Requirements: To experience HD Voice, both parties on the call must be located in an AT&T HD Voice coverage area and have an AT&T HD Voice-capable device and SIM with HD Voice set up on their account. HD Voice-capable device selection is limited at this time. Incompatible Services/Features: The following services/features are currently incompatible with HD Voice: prepaid service, Smart Limits, Ringback Tones, and OfficeDirect and OfficeReach (for business customers). HD Voice is available at no additional cost; standard voice rates apply and are charged according to your wireless rate plan. Demo provides example of actual HD Voice call. Results not guaranteed.

4G LTE not available everywhere. LTE is a trademark of ETSI.

1. This device and related software is not intended for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions, or in the cure, mitigation, treatment or prevention of disease.

2. Water-resistant and dustproof based upon IP67 rating. Submersible up to 1 meter (3 ft.) of water for up to 30 minutes. Rinse to remove any residue. Not shockproof. Covers must be tightly closed.

3. Accessory discount pricing only applies to in stock, regular priced screen protectors, cases, or chargers. Online only. Excludes corporate responsibility users. While supplies last. To qualify, eligible accessories must be purchased in the same transaction. Discount has no cash value and cannot be redeemed for cash or applied as payment or credit to any AT&T account. Discount is non-transferable and may not be stacked or combined with other offers. Pricing subject to change and may be discontinued any time. Restocking fee may apply to return. Other restrictions apply.

5. Data rates may apply. Mobile TV and AT&T Navigator require a separate subscription. Mobile TV requires mobile broadband service. Service not available in all areas. Programming subject to blackout restrictions. Download and watch capability available for select content, requires Wi-Fi connection, and is available for viewing for limited time periods. AT&T DriveMode is free to AT&T customers. Standard data and messaging rates apply to auto-reply messages.

6. Online account registration is required for activation. Standard data rates apply.

7. Requires Mobile Share or a min. DataPro 5GB plan. Devices connected to your Mobile Hotspot use data from your plan. Overage charges apply if the included monthly data allowance is exceeded. The number of devices you can connect depends on your device. Performance may vary depending on the number of devices connected and other factors. If you do not use a password, others will be able to use your Mobile Hotspot connection.

All talk, data, and standby times depend on network configuration.

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Item SKU: 6234A(Samsung Galaxy S5 - Charcoal Black)

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