According to the market buzz, the device is likely to be priced around Rs 51,500. Reports say that the device will be made available in the country starting April 11, but the price of this device will only be unveiled on March 27 event.

Samsung Electronics in February unveiled its most anticipated flagship smartphone at Mobile World Congress 2014 in Barcelona.

The Galaxy S5 is installed with a slightly bigger screen than its predecessor, at 5.1 inches compared with 5 inches, improved camera technology and better protection against water and dust, Samsung said.

It also has a fingerprint scanner on the home button, it said, which can be used to protect data and provide security credentials in a swipe.

The smartphone possesses a FHD Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The device runs on 2.5GHz quad-core application processor along with 2GB of RAM. It runs on Google’s Android 4.4.2 KitKat operating system and boasts of 2800mAh battery.

(JPN)