Talked about Samsung huge phones recently, the new Galaxy Mega lineup is finally official. Two models, the Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8 and Mega 6.3 were announced today and the name sure does them the justice. The Mega 5.8 and 6.3 are the largest smartphones released by Samsung so far, beating the previous record-holder, Samsung Galaxy Note II, by 0.4 and 1.3 inches respectively. Neither the pricing nor exact launch date were revealed, but the company assured that both models should be available in Europe some time next month.
Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 vs. Mega 5.8
Despite their huge size, which could suggest better than average parameters, both devices offer mid-range specs. The Galaxy Mega 6.3 features a 6.3-inch LCD display with 720 x 1280 resolution and is powered by a dual-core 1.7 GHz processor. The phone also offers LTE connectivity, 8 GB or 16 GB of built-in memory and an impressive 3,200 mAh battery. The smaller Galaxy Mega 5.8 has with a 5.8-inch display, obviously. The handset packs a 1.4 GHz dual-core processor, HSPA connectivity and a 2,600 mAh battery. This model comes in only one 8 GB storage version.
The rest of the features is identical for both devices. The smartphones are equipped with 8 megapixel rear cameras, 1.9 megapixel front-facing cameras, 1.5 GB of RAM and microSD slot compatible with up to 64 GB. Other features include Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi connectivity, NFC and GPS navigation with GLONASS. Both, the Mega 5.8 and 6.3, run Android 4.2 Jelly Bean.
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