Samsung Galaxy S5 touches down at MetroPCS

The no-contract carrier adds Samsung's latest smartphone to its Android portfolio.

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Samsung's flagship phone joins another carrier. Josh Miller/CNET

MetroPCS is now the latest wireless provider to offer the Samsung Galaxy S5. On Friday, it began selling Samsung's flagship smartphone in stores and online for $649 off-contract.

A division of T-Mobile, MetroPCS' three rate plans include a $40 plan which allows for up to 500MB of 4G LTE data, a $50 plan with 2.5GB of full-speed connectivity, and a $60 plan for unlimited 4G LTE speeds.

The Samsung Galaxy S5 has a 5.1-inch HD display, a 2.5GHz quad-core processor, and a 16-megapixel camera with 4K video capture.

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