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Samsung announces Galaxy Mega 6.3 and 5.8 phablets

11 April, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
Samsung announces Galaxy Mega 6.3 and 5.8 phablets - read the full textSamsung lifted the covers of the Galaxy Mega dup – the 6.3" and 5.8" Android phablets. The smartphones borrow some of the features from the Galaxy S4 flagships but offer much larger screens and aim for the mid-range segment as a more affordable alternative to the high-end Note phablet. Samsung...

 

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☺☻♥ Excellent... Great... Samsung... Please get 20" phone as well.. We love your gadgets.. we keep buying... ☺☻♥

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  • 2013-04-13 15:14
  • bYDH

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-04-13 09:44 from 2CI1 - click to readWhat are you saying man? look at the galaxy s3 and the s4 they are the same in size... then why should galaxy s5 should be like a tablet?

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  • 2013-04-13 12:01
  • mEws

Oh my god, Samsung galaxies will become tablets by galaxy s5. Anyways, i am getting the new HTC One!!

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  • 2013-04-13 09:44
  • 2CI1

Finally, one step closer to the banishment of the ridiculous 800x480 instead of 854x480 resolution...

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  • 2013-04-13 01:10
  • 8KnH

its only 0.7" away from nexus7 tablet size!

it'd be a phone and ear shield too! cuz it hides the half of ur head when held for a call!

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  • 2013-04-12 20:06
  • fvgk

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-04-11 14:30 from a40H - click to readI totally agree with u, when i first time saw the SII i was WOW a portable TV not a cellphone as the display seemed so HUGE compared to my phone , and phones back in the days, but now that I have Xperia S, if feels tiny compare it to Xperia Z, S IV or even SIII and not to mention note II... just dayum! cuz phones are getting bigger but we still have the same size! lol

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  • 2013-04-12 19:58
  • fvgk

> In reply to bonat technology @ 2013-04-12 08:46 from IT48 - click to readgo buy a 50'' Flat TV 4G-LTE rather than a phone! lol

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  • 2013-04-12 19:52
  • fvgk

> In reply to Al7oot @ 2013-04-12 13:41 from 3EVC - click to readI'm impatiently awaiting for Samsung Galaxy Peta!

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  • 2013-04-12 19:49
  • fvgk

I have never seen such desperate marketing. Honestly, this is going too far. Very soon Samsung addicts will realise they are being taken for a ride. This company is killing innovation.

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  • 2013-04-12 19:27
  • vGAs

Just want to say

Update:
Samsung has confirmed to Ubergizmo that the Galaxy Mega is powered by a
“dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor”. While the exact model isn’t
known, I think that it is probably a Snapdragon S400 chip, since it came
out recently, and would fit the overall hardware specs of this
smartphone which was designed to offer a lot of real-estate, without
becoming a leading-edge device from a specifications standpoint.
Performance-wise, it should lag smartphones equipped with the faster
Qualcomm S600 processor, which is itself slower than Samsungf’s own
Exynos Octa 5.

http://www.ubergizmo.com/2013/...s-on-review/

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  • 2013-04-12 15:12
  • wrdX

> In reply to Kaimu @ 2013-04-12 12:29 from N7DX - click to readTo be honest wait for galaxy Tera

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  • 2013-04-12 13:41
  • 3EVC

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-04-12 10:32 from IaHc - click to readand they call "INNOVATION"

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  • 2013-04-12 13:22
  • bJbn

> In reply to DylRicho @ 2013-04-12 12:26 from nFcx - click to readYou're a fail. This dualcore exynos is the same one that runs the 10.1" 2K res display of the Nexus 10. It's a monster. Just so you know.

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  • 2013-04-12 12:48
  • XMFa

please advise me ppl..should I buy this or I should wait for Galaxy GIGA?

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  • 2013-04-12 12:29
  • N7DX

Again comes .....lol

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  • 2013-04-12 12:26
  • Xu{S

6.3" 720p screen with a dual-core Exynos chip? I detect a fail already.

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  • 2013-04-12 12:26
  • nFcx

You're absolutely right. They do this on any electronic goods. Oldest monitors used to have glossy screens in their nature because they were glass. Then they made anti-reflect matte screens and sold it as a plus. "No reflections" A short while after they put forward the piano black thing with again a mirror like screen. What happened to the so important anti-reflect thing. They're just looping the same specs over and over again for the companies' sustainable growth.

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  • 2013-04-12 11:53
  • 39NC

> In reply to justme @ 2013-04-12 10:40 from 0UH@ - click to readMy friend, the dualcore processor inside the 6.3 is the exact same as the one that ticks inside the Nexus 10 with it's 2K res display, it's Exynos 5250 Dual-core 1.7 GHz Cortex-A15. And the same also goes to it's GPU, it's Mali-T604. While the screen res of the Mega is 'only' HD res (since it's in the midrange category). This is something that Samsung or any other manufacturer has never done before, putting the CPU and GPU of a full blown 2K res tablet inside a phone (well, a phablet). Hence, making the Mega 6.3 one of the most powerful smartphones today. And it's definately more powerful than even the Note II with it's A9 quadcore. It's GPU might even be more powerful than the mighty S4 itself.

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  • 2013-04-12 10:52
  • XMFa

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