Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8 I9152

price N/A launch Jun, 2013

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 6 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Nice display with accurate and punchy colors, and decent sunlight legibility
  • The huge screen makes gaming a lot more comfortable, and it is great for watching video or photos
  • Android interface with TouchWiz UX
  • Decent performance for day-to-day activities
  • Good camera
  • Good video playback performance
  • Dual Active SIM Support
  • Good call quality
  • Good battery life
  • Slew of Samsung preloaded apps

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Single hand use is almost impossible with such a large device
  • Difficult to fit even in large pockets, and uncomfortable to handle and carry around
  • Low screen resolution

6 expert review(s)


video review

source: @PhoneArena
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.2
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5.8 inches
Screen Resolution540x960 pixels (~ 190 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • LCD
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
Processor/RAM
Processor1.4 GHz, Dual Core
RAM1.5 GB
Memory
Internal Memory8 GB
Expandable Memory SlotYes
Battery
Battery Capacity2600 mAh
Battery Talktime12.00 hrs
Dimensions
Weight182 gm
Thickness9 mm
Camera
Camera8.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes
Other Camera Features
  • Touch Focus
  • Face Detection
  • Smile Detection
  • HDR
Secondary Camera1.9 MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
CompassYes
DLNAYes
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App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
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  • WiFi Direct
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brand rating
3.15/5
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brand perception
Very Good
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service quality rating
Good
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