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Samsung Galaxy S5 review: Improved phone still a step behind other Android models

At a Glance

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    It's got the latest specifications, a really stellar camera, and a bright screen and long-lasting battery life that's good for catching up on TV on the go. It has all of the bells and whistles a typical...

At a Glance

It's got the latest specifications, a really stellar camera, and a bright screen and long-lasting battery life that's good for catching up on TV on the go. It has all of the bells and whistles a typical smartphone user would want, but some of the new features miss the mark, and the interface could still use some work.

Pros

  • Long lasting battery life
  • Stellar camera abilities

Cons

  • Don't use it as a boom box
  • Still too much bloatware
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