large image

Trusted Reviews is supported by its audience. If you purchase through links on our site, we may earn a commission. Learn more.

Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 pictures and specs leak

Samsung may well be readying a follow-up to last year’s mid-range phablet, the Samsung Galaxy Mega.

The company might appear to be stepping back from the smartphone screen size arms race with the surprisingly demure Samsung Galaxy Alpha, but don’t think that means it doesn’t have a bunch of whopping great phablets in the pipeline.

We know that the company will announced the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 at a September 3 pre-IFA event. But what of the affordable phablet line kicked off last April in the form of the Samsung Galaxy Mega?

According to reports from China, Samsung hasn’t forgotten about the Mega. In fact, images of the Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 has emerged.

In addition, we have some specs. The Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 will apparently step back from the oversized brink of the first device with a 5.9-inch 720p display. The original came with a 6.3-inch option.

The Galaxy Mega 2 will reportedly run on a Snapdragon 410 CPU clocked at 1.2GHz, which sounds like an affordable component, but is also Qualcomm’s first 64-bit processor. That’s backed by 2GB of RAM.

Another budget-conscious component is the Galaxy Mega 2’s internal storage, which is apparently set at just 8GB. There will be a microSD slot though.

A 13-megapixel camera and Android 4.4.2 KitKat round out the alleged package.

There’s no news on release dates or prices, but expect to see the Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 slip out quietly soon.

Read more: Samsung Galaxy Note 3 tips and tricks

Via: Phandroid

Why trust our journalism?

Founded in 2003, Trusted Reviews exists to give our readers thorough, unbiased and independent advice on what to buy.

Today, we have millions of users a month from around the world, and assess more than 1,000 products a year.

author icon

Editorial independence

Editorial independence means being able to give an unbiased verdict about a product or company, with the avoidance of conflicts of interest. To ensure this is possible, every member of the editorial staff follows a clear code of conduct.

author icon

Professional conduct

We also expect our journalists to follow clear ethical standards in their work. Our staff members must strive for honesty and accuracy in everything they do. We follow the IPSO Editors’ code of practice to underpin these standards.