Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 I9200

Specifications

Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 I9200Notebook: Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 I9200 (Galaxy Mega Series)
Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 8930AB
Graphics Adapter: Qualcomm Adreno 305
Display: 6.3 inch, 16:9, 1280x720 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 0.199kg
Price: 599 euro
Average Score: 77.78% - good
Average of 9 scores (from 17 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 43%, features: 42%, display: 87% mobility: 96%, workmanship: 82%, ergonomy: 79%, emissions: 92%

Reviews for the Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 I9200

88% Review Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 I9200 Smartphone | Notebookcheck
Mega-sized and mega-good? Users who think that 5-inch smartphones like the HTC One are not quite big enough will be delighted with Samsung's Galaxy Mega and its 6.3-inch display. In the following review, we'll discover that the phablet has more to offer than just a large screen.
80% Samsung Galaxy Mega
Source: Laptop Mag English
Made for the budget-conscious shopper looking for a tablet and phone in one device, the $99 Galaxy Mega packs plenty of features, speedy Spark LTE throughput, a large screen and a long-lasting battery. However, because this is a midtier device, you'll have to be willing to settle for a lower-res display than those found on other flagships (720p) and a slower dual-core CPU.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/26/2013
Rating: Total score: 80%
AT&T Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 Review
Source: Slashgear English
The Samsung Galaxy Note 6.3 is not a tablet disguised as a smartphone, no matter how much it would appear to be one. Instead you’ve got a massive handset made for those users that have out-of-the-ordinary needs. Perhaps you’re professional basketball player that’s twice the size of the average human. Maybe you’re in need of a large display to play movies on your frequent airplane trips and the Galaxy Note II just isn’t cutting it.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/29/2013
70% Samsung Galaxy Mega Review
Source: Laptop Mag English
Samsung's Galaxy Mega lives up to its name. For some, this 6.3-inch will reek of tech frivolity, but those looking to combine the size of a tablet with the functionality of a phone will appreciate what this phablet has to offer. As a multimedia device, the Mega is great for watching video and playing games (as long as they're not too demanding).
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/28/2013
Rating: Total score: 70%
60% Samsung Galaxy Mega review: 'It doesn't fit in my pants'
Source: TechHive.com English
The Galaxy Mega’s size and reasonable $150 (on contract) price might work for a student looking to cram a phone and a tablet into a very tight hardware budget. But unless Samsung manages to carve out its own niche market for absurdly big phones, I can’t see the Galaxy Mega making waves. In the end, it guarantees that Samsung has a smartphone of every single size imaginable—but is that a good enough reason to unleash yet another phone into the wild?
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 08/28/2013
Rating: Total score: 60%
Samsung Mega 6.3: A Very Large Phone indeed
Source: Reg Hardware English
What we have here is a Very Large Phone with a slightly mid-range specification. I can see the logic behind that. Wanting a huge screen doesn’t necessarily mean that you also want a quad-core chip that can power a Boeing 777 or a screen resolution beyond the range of human visual acuity. The Mega 6.3 combines a big screen with a reasonable price, solid performance and excellent battery life so if you are after a device that will fulfil the role of both phone and tablet without demanding too much in the way of compromise in either direction the Mega 6.3 is that device, especially for 375 quid.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/14/2013
70% Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 review: gigantic 6.3in touchscreen phablet
Source: PC Advisor English
The Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 is a mid-range smartphone with a gigantic 6.3in touchscreen. It offers excellent battery life and 4G connectivity, but performance is a mixed bag and it's impossible to use single-handedly.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/01/2013
Rating: Total score: 70%
Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3
Source: Engadget English
The Galaxy Mega is a very solid mid-range device, but the phone's make-or-break trait is -- you guessed it -- the size. If you prefer (or require) the ability to use your smartphone one-handed most of the time, you're not going to have a satisfactory experience.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/02/2013
Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 Review
Source: Ubergizmo English
As we took a deep look inside the usage model of the Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3, we have been able to clarify nearly most important questions raised after our initial hands-on experience a couple of months ago. First of all, the decision of getting the Galaxy Mega should be driven by the form-factor which is the single most important differentiator for this handset. If you don’t like BIG phones, this is most definitely not for you.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/05/2013

Foreign Reviews

80% Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3
Source: Stiftung Warentest - Heft 2/2014 German DE→EN
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 01/01/2014
Rating: Total score: 80%
Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3
Source: Connect Freestyle - Heft 1/2014 German DE→EN
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 12/01/2013
80% Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3
Source: Stiftung Warentest - Heft 1/2014 German DE→EN
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 12/01/2013
Rating: Total score: 80% mobility: 94%
Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3
Source: c't - Heft 24/2013 German DE→EN
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 11/01/2013
83% Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3
Source: Connect - Heft 2/2014 German DE→EN
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 01/01/2013
Rating: Total score: 83%
Hybrid-Device der anspruchsvollen Mittelklasse?
Source: Area DVD German DE→EN
Positive: flexible options for use of equipment Negative: mediocre performance
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/09/2013
Übergroßes Note 2 ohne Bedienstift
Source: Netzwelt German DE→EN
Positive: looks like a tablet Negative: unhandy and impractical device
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/26/2013
89% Riesen-Smartphone! Oder doch eher Mini-Tablet
Source: Onlinekosten.de German DE→EN
Negative: oversized smartphone
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/25/2013
Rating: Total score: 89%
Geht’s noch? Das Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 im Kurztest
Source: Tom's Hardware German DE→EN
Positive: convincing device despite huge size
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/25/2013

Comment

Qualcomm Adreno 305:

These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


400 8930AB: Dual-Core Krait 300 SoC for smartphones produced in 28nm LP at TSMC.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


6.3": » To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


0.199 kg: This subnotebook is one of the most lightweight of all notebooks and can be carried very easily. There exist hardly any models in this extreme class of weight. 7-9 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.


Samsung: The Samsung Group is composed of numerous international businesses, all united under the Samsung brand in South Korea. The meaning of the Korean word Samsung is "tristar" or "three stars". The Samsung brand is one of the most important brands of South Korea. Samsung is an international notebook manufacturer of medium size according market shares and reviews.

Samsung reviews


77.78%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Current Prices

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$394.49 Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 Factory Unlocked I9200 International Version

$399.49 Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 Inch I9200 Factory Unlocked Hsdpa 850 / 900 / 1900 / 210

Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 8GB
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2013-06- 5 (Update: 2013-06- 5)