Tuesday , November 13 2018 Ausdroid » Hardware » Mobiles » Rumour: Samsung Galaxy S5 to have 4GB RAM, 64-bit CPU

Samsung Experience Store - Maribyrnong

How good are rumours? They give us something to dream about while we wait for devices (*cough*Nexus 5*cough*) to launch. In the rumourmill today are some tidbits about the Galaxy S5; it may be a good 6 months off, but that hasn’t stopped Korean media from reporting that Samsung will aim to put 4GB of RAM into the device along with their upcoming 64-bit Exynos SoC.

From the (badly) translated Korean website, Samsung looks to be putting 4GB of RAM into the Galaxy S5 purely to show that it can, and because 64-bit SoCs can support that amount. So the specs-pissing contest will continue for some time to come. Let’s just hope they use a better display in the S5 than they have in the S4.

Source: DT (korean).
Via: SamMobile.

Buzz Moody  

14
Join the Ausdroid Conversation

avatar
7 Comment threads
4 Thread replies
0 Followers
 
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
10 Comment authors
David WattDomunixmark0ZGregorianchris Recent comment authors
  Subscribe  
newest oldest most voted
Notify of
David Watt
Ausdroid Reader

Because everyone needs x64 on their phone :/ … It’s getting out of control. That money would be better spent on improving display, battery or storage technology, surely…4GB and x64 processor is insanely overkill and just going to chew the battery…

Domunix
Guest
Domunix

And then again, even with the 4GB of Ram And a 64bit processor what’s to say that the 4.4 Kitkat isn’t 64 bit capable on top of the fragmentation of applications in the Play Store

mark0Z
Guest
mark0Z

I hope this doesn’t give Samsung the green light to further add more bulk to their Touchwiz…

Greg McPherson
Ausdroid Reader

Yeah. Probably. As good a guess as any.

Duncan_J
Guest
Duncan_J

Finally, almost enough ram for touch with 🙂

deanomalino
Ausdroid Reader
deanomalino

hahah zing!

Sean Royce
Guest
Sean Royce

touchwiz*

greviousmcg
Ausdroid Reader

“4GB of RAM” Geez, that’s a little excessive. One wonders how the battery life will hold up.

Sean Royce
Guest
Sean Royce

Ram won’t effect the battery life.

vijay alapati
Guest
vijay alapati

4gb? i think its more…..iphone 5s still uses 1gb for its 64 bit……unless samsung adds extra stuff for their touchwiz

chris
Guest
chris

Keeping RAM low oh a device is easy when it doesn’t do much in the first place. The lack of customisation means they can trim the OS to a minimum RAM requirement. Also they buy their RAM, Samsung makes their own so much cheaper.

Check Also

Jack Dorsey says that Twitter is considering allowing users to edit Tweets

During a talk at the Indian Institute of Technology, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has said …