The Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8 is the lesser half of the new Mega duo, and if a 6.3" screen is just too big for you, then 5.8" may be just your size. Body and Display:
The dimensions of the phone are 162.6 x 82.4 x 9 mm. It weighs about 182 grams. The phone has a TFT 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 5.8 inches with approximately 190 ppi pixel density. The screen resolution of the phone is 540 x 960 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 8GB internal memory. The phone has an impressive Random Access Memory of 1.5GB. Connectivity:
Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8 I9150 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. NFC is not 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 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:
This phone uses a Dual Core CPU. The CPU is clocked at 1.4 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. 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 feature 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, 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/commands, Predictive text input etc.Battery:
The phone is powered by a standard Li-Ion 2600 mAh battery. Market Status:
This phone was announced on April, 2013. It was released on May, 2013.