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Samsung Introduces the GALAXY Mega
      #44512 - 04/11/13 09:56 AM

Samsung today announced the Samsung GALAXY Mega. The newest additions to the GALAXY family include the Galaxy Mega 5.8 and the Galaxy Mega 6.3. Here's more info on these new Galaxy smartphones:



Both GALAXY Mega 6.3 and 5.8 run on the latest Android 4.2 Jelly Bean experience, and feature dual core processor, up to 64GB of expandable memory and built-in apps that include:

'Group Play': Enables easy content sharing for up to 8 devices on the same Wi-Fi network.
'Samsung WatchON': Transforms into an IR remote controller for a richer TV experience. Connect the device to your home entertainment system, and it will provide program recommendations, schedules, and even remotely control your TV.
'Samsung Link': Easily streams photos, videos, notes, or music to your television, tablet or computer.
'S Translator': Say or text what you need translated into the GALAXY Mega, and it will provide instant translation, using text or voice translation on applications including email, and ChatON.
'ChatON': Share what's on your screen with friends to stay more connected.
'MyFiles,' 'S Memo,' 'S Planner', and more, makes for increased efficiency.
'Air View' feature, customers can preview information in emails, photos in Gallery, and speed dial contacts.



The GALAXY Mega is equipped with an enhanced 8 megapixel rear-facing camera with a 1.9 megapixel front-facing camera, along with a variety of camera modes including 'Drama Shot'(merging continuous shots of a moving object), 'Sound & Shot' (captures 9 seconds of sound and voice together as the picture is taken to capture moments), 'Rich tone,' 'Sports' and more. The device also packs various newly-introduced features for endless entertainment, including:

'S Travel': Provides trip information, local guides and resources and more
'Story Album': Allows customers to create albums of daily events, keep special moments in one place using a timeline, geo-tag information and publish digital albums in hard copy



Samsung GALAXY Mega 6.3 Product Specifications

Network
LTE100/50Mbps, HSPA21/5.76
Display
6.3-inch (159.7mm) HD TFT
Processor
1.7GHz Dual Core AP
OS
Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean)
Camera
Main (Rear): 8 megapixel rear-facing camera
Sub (Front): 1.9 megapixel front-facing camera
Camera Feature
Beauty Face, Best Photo, Best Face, Drama, Rich Tone (High Dynamic Range),
Sound & Shot, Sports, , Continuous shot
Video
3GP, MP4, AVI, WMV, FLV, MKV
Audio
MP3, M4A, MP4, 3GP, 3GA, WMA, OGG, OGA, AAC, FLAC

Services & Additional Features
Group Play: Share Music, Share Picture, Share Document, Play Games
Story Album, S Translator
Air View, Multi Window, Pop Up Play
Samsung ChatON mobile communication service
Samsung WatchON
Samsung Link, S Travel (TripAdvisor), S Voice 2.0
Google Mobile
Services
Google Search, Google Maps, Gmail, Google Latitude,
Google Play Store, Google Plus, YouTube, Google Talk,
Google Places, Google Navigation, Google Downloads, Voice Search

Connectivity
Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi Direct
BT 4.0(BLE), USB 2.0 H/S
GPSGLONASS, NFC, MHL
Sensor
Accelerometer, RGB light, Geomagnetic, Proximity, Gyroscope
Memory
8/16GB Internal Memory (microSD up to 64GB) 1.5GB RAM
Dimension
167.6 x 88 x 8.0 mm , 199g
Battery
Standard battery, Li-ion 3,200 mAh



Samsung GALAXY Mega 5.8 Product Specifications

Network
HSPA21/5.76
Display
5.8-inch (147mm) QHD TFT
Processor
1.4GHz Dual Core AP
OS
Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean)
Camera
Main (Rear): 8 megapixel rear-facing camera
Sub (Front): 1.9 megapixel front-facing camera
Camera Feature
Beauty Face, Best Photo, Best Face, Drama, Rich Tone (High Dynamic Range),
Sound & Shot, Sports, , Continuous shot
Video
MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM
Audio
MP3, M4A, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF,
MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA

Services & Additional Features
Group Play: Share Music, Share Picture, Share Document, Play Games
Story Album, S Translator
Multi Window, Pop Up Play
Samsung ChatON mobile communication service
Samsung WatchON
Samsung Link, S Travel (TripAdvisor), S Voice 2.0
Google Mobile
Services
Google Search, Google Maps, Gmail, Google Latitude,
Google Play Store, Google Plus, YouTube, Google Talk,
Google Places, Google Navigation, Google Downloads, Voice Search

Connectivity
Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, WiFi Direct
BT 4.0(BLE), USB 2.0 H/S
GPSGLONASS
Sensor
Accelerometer, Geomagnetic, Proximity, Light, Gyroscope
Memory
8GB Internal Memory (microSD up to 64GB) 1.5GB RAM
Dimension
162.6 x 82.4 x 9.0 mm, 182g
Battery
Standard battery, Li-ion 2,600 mAh

The GALAXY Mega will be available globally beginning May from Europe and Russia. The product availability varies by market and will be rolled out gradually.











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