Samsung Galaxy S5 has been launched. And this time, Samsung has launched its new Galaxy flagship device earlier than its successor S4. According to BGR, "regular Galaxy S5 model does come with water and dust resistance (IP67 certification). "
But now the serial leaker @evleaks has revealed some news regarding the launch of a new version of the latest Samsung Galaxy S5. A rugged Active model of the new S5 will be launched. However, the leaker has not given any details about the launch date or the price of the Samsung Galaxy S5 Active.
@evleaks has only revealed that the Samsung SM-G870 is actually the Samsung Galaxy S5 Active. And AT&T and Sprint will also carry this rugged version of the new S5 along with other US carriers. It was already speculated at the start of this month that Samsung SM-G870 can be a mini version of Galaxy S5. And some previous reports already hinted that Samsung is working on an Active model of Galaxy S5.
Also there has been speculation that Samsung can launch two more Galaxy S5 models this year. One could be a Galaxy S5 mini and the other would be a Galaxy S5 Zoom with more advanced camera features. However, Samsung has not confirmed or denied it yet.
Another Prime version of Galaxy S5 is also rumored to come. This is said to be a high-end model of Samsung Galaxy S5 with a metal body and 2K resolution display. But recently, Samsung quashed all rumors about the launch of a high-end Galaxy S5 Prime model. The current focus of the company is to release its latest Samsung Galaxy S5 model in various markets worldwide.