Samsung Galaxy S5 Active launched with new heart rate sensor

s5-heart-rate-sensorSamsung, the South Korean giant has introduced the new device on AT & T, but nothing is heard about its availability outside US or on the mobile carriers.

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active is similar in features like Samsung Galaxy S4 Active such as water, dust and shock resistance. It has an additional outdoor activity featured named Activity Zone. The smartphone is supposed to be available in two color variants such as Camo Green and Titanium Grey.

This device is made more functional along with the heart rate monitor device embedded in it. With this feature, the mobile device users can check their stress levels. Studies show that no new technology has been introduced in this device, as the stress monitor can simply act as heart beat monitor.

This new mobile update is included as a patch for S Health app. This app also displays graphs for depicting and monitoring the stress levels. After installing this app on the mobile device, users can check their stress levels by keeping their finger pads on the sensor screen.

Samsung has intimated its Galaxy S5 users that this app is aimed only for creating fun and not as a core medical device.

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