Samsung Galaxy S5 release date slated for mid-March

Galaxy S5 concept

According to GSMArena, who cites an unnamed Samsung executive, that the Galaxy S5 will be released on the market in three weeks.

The report reiterates previous rumors suggesting a March launch for the handset.

The S5 is rumored to pack a 5.2-inch 2K display, a 2.5GHz quad-core processor or an 8-core Exynos processor, 3GB of RAM, a 3,000 mAh battery, a 20-megapixel rear camera and a 2-megapixel front camera and Android 4.4 KitKat.

ZDNet Korea reported on Wednesday that the Galaxy S5 will be dustproof and waterproof, as Samsung’s previous Galaxy S4 Active.

The device is scheduled to be unveiled at the Unpacked 5 event that Samsung will hold at the Mobile World Congress on February 24 at 20:00 CET.