Samsung SM-G901F (Possible European version Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A) Gets FCC Approval

Samsung SM-G901F (Possible European version Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A) Gets FCC Approval

After appearing in a variety of leaks, The Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A (SM-G901F) has just been approved by the FCC, which means the handset is one step closer to launch.


The Federal Commission listing states the phone is 140 x 72mm, which reaffirms the rumors it will pack a 5.1-inch display. According to the FCC documents, the new Samsung SM-G901F features Bluetooth 4.0 LE, NFC, dual-band Wi-Fi, NAT+ and 4G LTE (Band 2, Band 5) connectivity.

Back in May, We have seen the SM-G901F model in an UA Profile on Samsung official website. According to the UA Profile listings, The SM-G901F is a FHD (1920×1080) device with CPU clocked at 2.5 GHz running Android 4.4.2.

The Samsung SM-G901F has also popped up on Zumba, India’s import tracking database. The Zauba database entry also confirms that the SM-G901F has a 5-inch display and it is headed to Europe.

Furthermore, one variant of the SM-G901F, namely the SM-G901, was recently benchmarked with GFXBench. According to the GFXBench results page, the SM-G901 features a 5.2-inch 1080 x 1920 pixels (Full HD) screen, A quad-core 2.5 GHz Snapdragon 805 processor with Qualcomm Adreno 420 GPU, 2 GB of RAM, 16GB of internal memory, a 16 MP rear camera and a 2 MP front-facing camera. It runs on Android 4.4.4.


Will Samsung launch this Samsung SM-G901F in the U.S.? So far, We have not seen any model variants of the Samsung SM-G901F (Galaxy S5 LTE ) for U.S carriers AT&T, Verzion wireless, Sprint and T-mobile.

No official release date has been announced, this device may come out very soon after a recent visit to the FCC. We still don’t know of a release date or even the price, but we’re sure the info will come soon enough.

Source: UA Profile, Zauba, FCC