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Alongside its 16MP rear camera, the S5 has what Samsung says is the fastest autofocus speed in the world at 0.3 seconds. The company also wants to help customers do away with smartphone lens accessories with a selective focus mode now onboard the camera, lets you focus on a specific area in a photo while blurring the background. It's a photography technique best achieved with macro lenses, which DSLRs still had over the mobile camera market.

A Studio app an editing suite within the photo gallery to edit videos and add effects to photos.

Samsung's previous Galaxy generation, the S4, has a 13MP rear camera.