|[May 20, 2014]
C Spire Launches Samsung Galaxy S® 5 on Its Network
RIDGELAND, Miss. --(Business Wire)--
The next big thing in smartphone innovation has arrived. C Spire has
launched the highly anticipated Samsung Galaxy S® 5 4G LTE (News - Alert)
smartphone on its network delivering advanced, meaningful innovation to
help consumers make the most of their mobile lifestyle.
"The Galaxy S 5 ideally complements our customer commitment to make a
wide array of advanced technologies easy to use and a part of the way
consumers interact with their phones every day," said Kevin Hankins, COO
for C Spire. "We're excited to add this innovative device to our growing
portfolio." The touchscreen smartphone is packed with innovative new
features, including advanced camera features, fast connection speeds, a
brilliant display and a built-in heart rate monitor.
Customers can purchase the Galaxy S 5 online at www.cspire.com/gs5
or in any one of its retail stores. The smartphone is on sale for
$199.99 with a new two-year customer agreement that includes data
services. Non-contract customers can get the phone for $0 down, 0%
interest and 0 payments until July under the C Spire smartphone payment
The new camera features and simplified controls, paired with the 16
megapixel rear-facing and 2-megapixel front-facing camera, elevate the
photo-taking experience. The Galaxy S 5 features phase detection auto
focus for capturing a shot quickly. Real-Time High Dynamic Range (HDR (News - Alert))
enables users to preview and capture HDR photos or videos with no
shutter lag or post-processing. Images can be edited in the onboard
camera studio, which can add effects to photos and edit movies with a
complete suite of editing tools in the gallery.
The Galaxy S 5 delivers an enhanced viewing experience with an adaptive
5.1-inch Full HD Super AMOLED® display with rich colors and
faster respose times for clearer high speed content. Wide viewing
angles and crisp HD video on the bright bold display that adapts to
bright outdoor sunlight or indoor ambient lighting means the best seat
in the house anytime, anywhere.
The sleek and slim smartphone weighs 5.1 ounces, is 8.1 millimeters
thin. The device features Android's (News - Alert) 4.4.2 (Kitkat) mobile operating
system and runs on a 2.5 GHz quad core application processor with 2GB of
internal RAM. Available in Charcoal Black and Shimmery White, the phone
is powered by a removable 2,800 mAh battery and has standard 16GB of
Other key Galaxy S 5 features include:
The S Health™ platform, which allows users to access health
information, track and map workouts, receive wellness coaching, select
healthier eating options and track progress right on the device. The
Galaxy S 5 features the world's first heart rate monitor integrated
into the smartphone. Users can receive real-time data before and after
exercise, simply by placing a finger on the sensor located by the
rear-facing camera. �
A built-in fingerprint sensor, which makes it easier to unlock the
phone in one simple touch.
For more information on the Samsung Galaxy S 5 from C Spire, go to www.cspire.com/gs5.
For more information about other C Spire products and services, go to www.cspire.com.
Samsung, Galaxy, Galaxy S, Super AMOLED are all trademarks of
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. Android and Google (News - Alert) Play are
trademarks of Google Inc. Other company names, product names and marks
mentioned herein are the property of their respective owners and may be
trademarks or registered trademarks.
� This device, S Health, 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.
About C Spire
C Spire is a diversified telecommunications and technology services
company that provides world-class, customer-inspired wireless
communications, 1 Gigabit consumer Internet access as well as a full
suite of Internet, wireless and Internet and data services for
businesses. This news release and other announcements are available at www.cspire.com/news.
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