Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 and 5.8 get official

April 11, 2013
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It's only been a couple of days since the specifications for the new Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 and 5.8 devices leaked. Today Samsung has made both of those big-screen devices official with full specifications and all the details we want to know. As the names suggest, the screen sizes are 6.3-inches and 5.8-inches.

The Galaxy Mega 6.3 runs a 1.7 GHz dual-core processor and the Android 4.2 Jelly Bean operating system. The Mega 5.8 runs the same operating system, but uses a slower 1.4 GHz dual-core processor. Both devices also have the same eight-megapixel rear camera and the devices support up to 64 GB of total storage.

The Mega 6.3 LTE version supports up to 100 Mbps downloads depending on the network and supports HSPA+ as well. The Mega 5.8 gets no LTE connectivity relying solely on HSPA+. The 6.3-inch Mega has a screen resolution of up to 720p. It's also able to track the user's finger when they have hover a finger over the display just like the GALAXY S 4.

The Mega 5.8 has a qHD screen resolution and you actually have to touch the screen on the smaller device. Both Mega devices have a 1.9-megapixel front camera and integrated Wi-Fi. The devices support Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, GLONASS, and a microSD card slot. Onboard storage for the Mega 5.8 is 8 GB with a 16 GB version available for the Mega 6.3.

[via SlashGear]


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  • Richard Yarrell

    Now the entire world will see exactly what the Galaxy Note 3 will look like come September 2013. Only Samsung can show the way.

  • siypion

    Wow they suck big time why make these phones when you have the Gs4 and note 3/note 8.0 (that can make calls) Samsung needs to take a step back before they lose credibility with the intended loyal customers