Samsung Introduces the 5.8 and 6.3-inch Galaxy Mega
Article by George Norman
On 11 Apr 2013
Electronics company Samsung unveiled a new device that blends the differences between smartphone and tablet: the new Samsung Galaxy Mega, which will be available as a 5.8 and 6.3-inch model.

Samsung is committed to blend together the smartphone’s portability with the convenience, power, multitasking capabilities, and extensive viewing experience of a tablet. Until now, the poster child for this situation was the Galaxy Note II device. Not any more – today Samsung introduced a cheaper alternative to the Galaxy Note II, the new Galaxy Mega. The device will be marketed as a 5.8 and 6.3-inch model.

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“We are aware of a great potential in the bigger screen for extensive viewing multimedia, web browsing, and more,” said JK Shin, CEO and Head of IT & Mobile Business, Samsung Electronics. “We are excited to provide another choice to meet our consumers’ varying lifestyles, all while maintaining the high-quality features of the award-winning GALAXY series.”
  • Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8-inch model Main Specs
  • Processor - 1.4GHz Dual Core AP
  • Memory – 1.5GB of RAM
  • Display - 5.8-inch (147mm) QHD TFT
  • Camera - 8MP rear camera, 1.9MP front camera.
  • Network - HSPA+21/5.76
  • Connectivity - WiFi, Wifi Direct, Bluetooth, GPS.
  • Sensor - accelerometer, RGB light, geomagnetic, proximity, gyroscope.
  • Battery - 2,600 mAh Li-Ion standard battery.



Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3-inch model Main Specs
  • Processor - 1.7GHz Dual Core AP
  • Memory – 1.5GB of RAM
  • Display - 6.3-inch (159.7mm) HD TFT
  • Camera - 8MP rear camera, 1.9MP front camera.
  • Network - LTE100/50Mbps, HSPA+21/5.76
  • Connectivity - WiFi, Wifi Direct, Bluetooth, GPS.
  • Sensor - accelerometer, RGB light, geomagnetic, proximity, gyroscope.
  • Battery – 3,200 mAh Li-Ion standard battery.



Both models in the Samsung Galaxy Mega lineup will be powered by Google’s Android 4.2 Jelly Bean mobile operating system. The device will be available globally beginning May from Europe and Russia. The product availability varies by market and will be rolled out gradually.



Tags: Samsung, Galaxy, Galaxy Mega, Google, Android, smartphone, tablet
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