Samsung Galaxy Mega Price and Specs in the Philippines

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Samsung Galaxy Mega Specs

Release Date in Philippines
ModelGT-I9205
DateJun 2013
Processor
Processor frequency1.7 GHz
Processor cores2
Display
Display diagonal16 cm (6.3")
Display resolution1280 x 720 pixels
TouchscreenYes
Orientation sensorYes
Display typeLCD
Ports & interfaces
USB portYes
USB version2.0
Headphone connectivity3.5 mm
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)Yes
Weight & dimensions
Weight199 g
Width88 mm
Depth8 mm
Height167.6 mm
Networking
3GYes
4GYes
Wi-FiYes
2G standardsEDGE,GPRS
3G standardsHSDPA,HSUPA
BluetoothYes
Data network3G, 4G
Wi-Fi standardsIEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n
Bluetooth version4.0 LE
Bluetooth profilesA2DP, AVRCP, GAP, HFP, HID, HSP, OPP, Pan, PBA, PBAP, SAP, SPP
2G bands (primary SIM)850,900,1800,1900 MHz
3G bands supported850,900,1900,2100 MHz
4G bands supported800,850,900,1800,2100,2600 MHz
Near Field Communication (NFC)Yes
Storage
Internal storage capacity8 GB
Compatible memory cardsMicroSD (TransFlash)
Maximum memory card size64 GB
Navigation
Position locationYes
Assisted GPS (A-GPS)Yes
GPS (satellite)Yes
GLONASSYes
Software
PlatformAndroid
Operating system installedAndroid 4.2
Camera
Rear camera typeSingle camera
Rear camera flashYes
Auto focusYes
Rear camera resolution (numeric)8 MP
Front camera typeSingle camera
Front camera resolution (numeric)1.9 MP
Maximum frame rate30 fps
Flash typeLED
Battery
Battery capacity3200 mAh
Talk time (3G)17 h
Standby time (3G)420 h
Standby time (4G)390 h
Browsing time (Wi-Fi)12 h
Browsing time (3G)10 h
Browsing time (4G)6 h
Continuous audio playback time82 h
Continuous video playback time11 h
Design
Form factorBar
Colour of productBlack

Samsung Galaxy Mega Specs and Features in the Philippines

Samsung Galaxy Mega - Simple and Affordable

From the Samsung Galaxy series come the Samsung Galaxy Mega – a nippy smartphone made to rival the top budget smartphones in the market. The design of the Samsung Mega is based on its older counterpart with similar dimensions. Buttons and external features are exactly where you want them to be. With a 6.3-inch screen and a removable back cover, the Mega is lightweight and easy to access. The Samsung Mega is the perfect phone for work. With specs to suit both work and play, the Samsung Galaxy Mega is a perfect choice. Samsung brought their SuperAMOLED tech display with a resolution of 1080p on the 6.3-inch screen, making this one of the best displays on a smartphone. Colours are vivid and text is incredibly sharp. Samsung Galaxy Mega specs make it irresistible while the pricing is now unbeatable.

Keeping you up to date with technology

For its class, the Samsung Mega is one of the fastest devices in the market. It has the Quad-core Krait Dual-core 1.7 GHz Krait 300 with 1.5GB RAM. Hardware is one plus point as Samsung Mega speakers are loud enough for you to play clear media. A bunch of new sensors includes the accelerometer, gyro, proximity sensors and compass. Barometers and temperature gauge displays the temperature of your environment while an RGB light sensor helps to adjust the colour and white balance of the screen based on its detection of light. The removable Li-ion battery pack gives a long-lasting power throughout the day. Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Samsung Power-saving mode and GPS capabilities all come standard and there is even a compass added in case you lose your bearing. Samsung’s much-loved camera app also comes standard in the Galaxy Mega series with added Burst-shot, animated GIFs, HDR and Panorama. You can also use the front and back camera together to get a view of your surroundings. Overall, the Samsung Galaxy Mega is a nippy little smartphone that you will want to have in your hands. The affordable price and the attractive features give the Samsung Galaxy Mega a run for your money.

Reviews of Samsung Galaxy Mega

pinoytechblog.com
Reviewed on 2013-09-12
Here comes another phone and tablet hybrid from Samsung, a phablet as people would call it. Samsung releasing yet another device in a new size was not a surprise at all. From the Galaxy Note, Samsung has explored on developing such devices because there s...
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gadgetsmagazine.com.ph
Reviewed on 2013-08-31
There is a far-too-often repeated saying that tells of good things coming in small packages. I am 5'3″ and generally in agreement with this statement, except when it comes to screen size. A phone that is designed to digest and create content isn't the mos...
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unbox.ph
Reviewed on 2013-07-13
Ultimate PhabletThe Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 launched in the Philippines last month without too much fanfare. That's perfectly understandable though since this is one of the most polarizing products offered by korean technology giant Samsung. At 6.3-inches...
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engadget.com
Reviewed on 2014-01-17
Godzilla, Frankenstein's monster and Bigfoot are mythical creatures that don't exist (although you might dispute the latter). But now, an equally beastly smartphone -- one seemingly designed specifically for them -- is available to buy. The Samsung Galaxy...
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pcmag.com
Reviewed on 2013-11-26
Mega-size screen. Not-so-mega-size price. Long battery life. Sprint Spark LTE support.
Display isn't full HD. Midrange performance. No features that take advantage of big screen
When the Galaxy Mega first debuted on AT&T earlier this year, it was an absurd anomaly that defied convention. But its giant screen and low price made it sort of awesome at the same time. It's no longer the only game in town, though, with new entrants...
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Laptopmag.com
Reviewed on 2013-11-26
Big, vibrant display, Swift LTE speeds on Sprint's Spark network, Loud speakers, Above-average battery life, Great multitasking features
Not one-hand-friendly, Slower performance than some competing phones
Is the big-screen-phone frenzy getting out of hand? It doesn't seem like it, because multiple smartphone makers are rolling out devices with displays larger than 6 inches. Made for the person who wants a phone and tablet in one, Samsung's Galaxy Mega offe...
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techwelike.com
Reviewed on 2013-11-14
When even noticing the Galaxy Mega the first thing that you notice is the size. It's not something that you can get over or miss. But what else does the Galaxy Mega have to offer?Is it all just screen size and what's the point of getting a phone that's so...
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newatlas.com
Reviewed on 2013-09-27
Whatever sort of smartphone you might want, Samsung has got you covered. Unlike its chief competitor, Apple, which recently broke with tradition by unveiling (gasp!) two new models of iPhone at once, the Korean monolith makes devices of all shapes and siz...
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mashable.com
Reviewed on 2013-09-19
How big is too big? When you're talking Samsung smartphones, the limit is seemingly endless.First, we saw the hefty Galaxy Note , then the immense Galaxy Note II and now the gargantuan Galaxy Mega .With a 6.3-inch screen, the Samsung Galaxy Mega is the la...
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gadgetreview.com
Reviewed on 2013-09-11
Excellent screen, solid battery life and a decent camera
Laggy performance and impractical footprint
amsung's Mega 6.3 is neither phone or tablet. Many have come to call this type of a device a phablet. I think there is no question that a device of this size, measuring 6.3-inches diagonally from the display's corner to corner , can easily exist as a tabl...
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gottabemobile.com
Reviewed on 2013-09-05
The Mega 6.3 is a lot of phone, and Samsung has struck a good balance on price and feature in delivering a great phablet experience, a large yet portable screen size, and software tweaks that transcend the Mega's middling hardware in a price point that's ...
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androidpolice.com
Reviewed on 2013-08-30
The Galaxy Mega 6.3 is big. Really, really big. That is quite literally the entirety of the list of interesting features that distinguish it from other Samsung smartphones. It is a shamelessly single-minded product. In a way, that's a good thing - it's...
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slashgear.com
Reviewed on 2013-08-30
As the AT&T iteration of the Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 hits the market, there's a surprisingly accepting atmosphere for devices with displays of all sizes. Back in 2011 when the original Samsung Galaxy Note was introduced, it was considered daring – a devic...
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phonescoop.com
Reviewed on 2013-08-29
The Samsung Galaxy Mega is an absurdly large "phone." It takes the idea of the phablet -- or phone/tablet hybrid -- much closer to the tablet end of the spectrum. If you want the biggest screen possible on a device that's still portable, the Mega may be ...
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mobiletechreview.com
Reviewed on 2013-08-29
Absolutely huge display, relatively low price. Decent performance and plenty of features
Specs are middle of the road, resolution isn't that high, storage is small
twitter: @lisagade) Is it a phone, a tablet or a phablet? You decide. The Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 is here on AT&T, and despite the jumbo size, the price is small at $149 on contract and $479 without contract. Clearly that means you don't get top of t...
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Laptopmag.com
Reviewed on 2013-08-28
Ginormous display with rich, vibrant color, Good battery life, Loud audio, Fast 4G LTE speeds, Doubles as TV remote
Difficult to use with one hand, Lacks features and gestures found on GS4, Some lag at times
Samsung's next big thing just keeps getting bigger. The 6.3-inch Galaxy Mega pushes smartphone dimensions into nearly ridiculous proportions. Marketed as a midtier device, the $149 phablet for AT&T delivers solid performance, minus some of the high-end am...
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phonedog.com
Reviewed on 2013-08-27
The battery charges quickly, and lasts for a long time even with heavy usage; the display is crisp, and not overly saturated; microSD card support for extra storage; lightweight and sturdy
The cameras are mediocre at best; no S Pen or Noteinspired features to make use of the giant screen; unwieldy to use as a phone for extended periods of time
Earlier this month, I took a look at one of Samsung's many different tablets, the Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 . It's another niche product, where Samsung hopes to win you over with its unique size, just in case any of the other sized Samsung-branded tablets don't do...
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pcmag.com
Reviewed on 2013-08-27
Mega-size screen. Not-so-mega-size price. Slim design. Tons of software features. Stellar battery life.
Display isn't full HD. Not the fastest gaming performance. Stereo speakers would have been better, given its size
MOAR SCREEN!!! The Galaxy Mega ($149.99) is more than a bit ridiculous, thanks to its massive 6.3-inch screen—larger than any phone released in the U.S. Yet the sheer absurdity of this phone is kind of awesome, and it's a lot of fun to use. As a result, i...
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cnet.com
Reviewed on 2013-08-27
Samsung's Galaxy Mega 6.3 has a great price, runs Android 4.2.2, and comes with an 8-megapixel camera and extras like a TV remote
The phone's large size makes it unwieldy, and its screen resolution is too low for a phone this big
For a phone that's all screen, you'd expect the enormous 6.3-inch Samsung Galaxy Mega to dazzle. It certainly joins mammoth smartphones like the Galaxy Note 2, LG G2, Huawei Ascend Mate, and Sony Xperia Z Ultra as an option for people who would rather ...
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booredatwork.com
Reviewed on 2013-08-26
The Galaxy Mega is one massive device, announced a few months back and available on the international market the Galaxy Mega is now available in the US market on AT&T priced at $149. The Mega is truly the next big thing in just sheer size alone, with it 6...
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