It's hard to find a big phone with mid-range specs. That's where Samsung's new Galaxy Mega 6.3 comes in. It's big as its name suggests, but aims for the midrange instead of entering the overcrowded high-end arena. Body and Display:
The dimensions of the phone are 167.6 x 88 x 8 mm. It weighs about 199 grams. The phone has a SC-LCD capacitive touchscreen with 16M colours. Capacitive touch screens work by recognizing the electrical properties of the human body instead of pressure. But capacitive touch screens are more sensitive than resistive touch screens.
The screen size is 6.3 inches with approximately 233 ppi pixel density. The screen resolution of the phone is 720 x 1280 pixels.
It has multitouch feature also. Multitouch refers to the ability of a touch sensing surface to recognize the presence of two or more points of contact with the touch sensing surface. The constant tracking of the multiple points allows the mobile phone interface to recognize gestures, which enable advanced functionality such as pinch-to-zoom. Memory:
The phone has a microSD card slot. The external memory can be extended up to 64GB. The internal memory of the phone is also good. It comes with two variations of internal storeage - 8GB/16GB. The phone has an impressive Random Access Memory of 1.5GB. Connectivity:
Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 I9200 utilizes both EDGE and GPRS technologies in order to connect to cellular networks. Wi-Fi is also available. It has the facility of Bluetooth connection and micro USB which help to connect with other hardware devices directly or indirectly. IR port and NFC are available. Camera:
This phone has a 8 megapixel primary camera. The resolution of the camera is 3264 x 2448 pixels. The features of the camera include autofocus, LED Flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face and smile detection, HDR, panorama etc. There is a 1.9 MP secondary camera on the front to make video calls.Features: OS:
OS is an infrastructure operating component of a smartphone. It is the vital component of a smartphone as it controls all the basic operations of a smartphone. This phone comes with Android OS, v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean).CPU, Chipset and GPU:
This phone uses a Dual Core Krait CPU. The CPU is clocked at 1.7 GHz. The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. The phone comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 Chipset. The GPU of the phone is Adreno 305.Sensors, Radio, GPS and Java:
The phone has sensors like Accelerometer, proximity, gyro, compass etc. GPS is also available with A-GPS Support and GLONASS. Global Positioning System is a space-based satellite navigation system that provides location and time information in all weather, anywhere on or near the Earth, where there is an unobstructed line of sight to four or more GPS satellites. There is no FM radio in this phablet. Java is available with Java MIDP emulator. Key Features:
The model is available in three colours - White, Black, Plum Purple. It supports microSIM card. The key features of the phone include SNS integration, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, TV-out (via MHL A/V link), MP4/WMV/H.264/H.263 player, MP3/WAV/eAAC+/AC3/FLAC player, Organizer, Image/video editor, Document viewer, Google Search, Maps, Gmail, YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk, Picasa, Voice memo/dial, Predictive text input etc.Battery:
The phone is powered by a whooping standard Li-Ion 3200 mAh battery. The stand by time is up to 420 hours and the talktime is up to 17 hours in 2G and up to 10 hours in 3G.Market Status:
This phone was announced on April, 2013. It was released on May, 2013.