Samsung Galaxy Mega Comes To U.S. – We Guess Size Does Matter
If you really don’t like choosing between a phone and a tablet, the Samsung Galaxy Mega is a good choice for you. This massive phone comes with the screen size that is made to entertain you. It’s arriving to Sprint, AT&T and US Cellular soon.
AT&T* will be the first carrier in the U.S. to offer the Samsung Galaxy Mega™ for $24 per month with AT&T Next or $149.99 with a two-year agreement. Sprint and US Cellular are soon to follow.
Take a look at the quick view of the specs. If screen size is what your looking for, the rest seems up to par for a decent Android smartphone-tablet hybrid.
Samsung Galaxy Mega Specs:
Display: 6.3 inches (720 x 1280 resolution)
Processor / RAM: 1.7 GHz dual core / 1.5 GB RAM
Cameras: 8 Megapixel rear-facing camera /
Memory: 16GB Internal with MicroSD Expansion Slot
Battery Life: 3,200 mAh battery
Android OS Version: Jelly Bean 4.2.2
Color Options: Nova Black and Polaris White
Price: $149.99 with 2 year contract
Superior Galaxy® Features on the Samsung Galaxy Mega
The Galaxy Mega allows users to enjoy many of the benefits of Samsung’s latest flagship device, the Galaxy S® 4, on an even larger screen. The Galaxy Mega’s big-screen experience enhances everything you do on a smartphone – whether it’s watching a video, browsing web pages or composing an email.
- · Air View™: Explore information and content on your Galaxy Mega without ever touching the screen. Simply hover your finger an inch above the screen to preview emails and photos, initiate speed-dial and even magnify text.
- · Multi Window: Multi Window split screen multitasking allows users to seamlessly run multiple apps on one screen simultaneously, and is now better than ever on the 6.3-inch HD screen of the Galaxy Mega. Watch a movie on Samsung Hub™ and check email at the same time, all by dragging and dropping apps on the same screen.
- · WatchON™: Control your television using the Galaxy Mega as a remote control. Discover a rich TV viewing experience with the Integrated Infrared (IR) controller that makes Smart Remote functional with any IR capable TV or Set Top Box. Users can share content from the Galaxy Mega to a TV effortlessly, as well as channel surf in a smart, new way that lets you browse by genre, search by title or receive recommendations based on your interests.
- · Easy Mode: Helps smooth the transition for first-time smartphone owners by simplifying the home screen layout, camera, calendar, messaging and the internet browser to make the settings menu easy to navigate. Once a user is more comfortable with their Galaxy Mega, they can easily switch back to the standard home screen interface.