There are good new for those of you that live in UK. Samsung UK announced today that the pre-orders for the new Samsung Galaxy S5 will be available on March 28 in a bunch of retailers across the country and on the online Samsung store. Also, Carphone Warehouse, a UK based retailer announced that the pre-order will begin on March 28. The thing is that customers that pre-order the device starting with March 28 will receive their smartphone on April 11, which is the official global launch date of S5.

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The official price of the new device in UK wasn’t disclosed yet, but some retailers listings average it around £599 ($995) with VTA. The new flagship from Samsung will feature a 5.1 inch Full HD display and is waterproof and dustproof. It has a 2.5 GHz Snapdragon 801 processor with 2 GB of RAM. The internal storage memory can be 16 or 32 GB and it has also a microSD slot card that can accommodate up to 128 GB. The interesting part is the 16 MP camera sensor that comes with a unique feature: Selective Focus, a utility that lets you modify the focus after the shoot is made. The battery is a 2800 mAh with intelligent saving techniques that lowers the consumption.

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