Monthly Archives: April 2013

Galaxy Mega: Another Tablet + Smartphone

GalaxyMegaIf you are under the impression that Samsung Galaxy Note II is the ultimate phone + tablet then you are mistaken. With the recent development by the Samsung Group you will see more devices that have the dual capability of acting as a tablet while being a fully functional smartphone. Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 and Galaxy Mega 5.8 are the ultimate Smartphones that double up as a tablet due to their massive screen size. Let us find out how these two compare against each other.

Size, Build and Weight

Looking at the size both these phones are large, the screen display is the most striking feature of these Smartphones. However, Mega 6.3 is larger and thinner as against its cousin. When it comes to the physical built these phones are surprisingly made out of plastic like build, it comes handy when you need to remove the cover for changing batteries.

Even after being large in size, both the Smartphones are light in weight, thanks to the plastic finish body. You will not feel the weight while carrying it in your hand or even in your pocket.


The resolution of Mega 6.3 and 5.8 are decent if not impressive. The screen size difference is what sets them apart, the resolution is however for both the phones is same with 233 PPI. If you recall it is exactly 34 PPI lesser than the Galaxy Note II. This indicates that the display of both the phones is brilliant with display made of TFT LCD. Comparatively the Note II sports AMOLED display, this means that even after not sporting the display of Note II both the phones are still capable of displaying crisp and sharp content.