Galaxy Mega 6.3"

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  • Murbal 12 Apr 2013 09:40:33 21,921 posts
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    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-22107787

    Pushing the boundaries of practicality even farther than the Note.
  • Megapocalypse 12 Apr 2013 09:44:31 5,309 posts
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    I love my Note but don't think I'd want it to be any bigger.
  • Roddles 12 Apr 2013 09:45:27 1,739 posts
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    Ridic.
  • Deleted user 12 April 2013 10:04:26
    ...LOLous.
  • PearOfAnguish 12 Apr 2013 10:06:07 7,137 posts
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    Nobody wanted this.

    Stupid giant phones.
  • nickthegun 12 Apr 2013 10:07:36 58,782 posts
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    Everyone said that about the note.

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    He totally called it

  • CosmicFuzz 12 Apr 2013 10:08:02 23,173 posts
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    How well has the Note 2 sold? There must be a perceived market for these types of phones. For me, I love my galaxy s3 but not sure I could go any bigger.

    Looking for a new gaming podcast to listen to? LOOK NO FURTHER!

  • PearOfAnguish 12 Apr 2013 10:11:16 7,137 posts
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    nickthegun wrote:
    Everyone said that about the note.
    The Note is about the right balance. Yeah, it is big and you look like a twat making a call, but it's great for movies and games and shit like that and I imagine there's a few business types using them now as well.

    But there are limits, and 6.3" is just impractical. And it doesn't include a stylus, which is a big plus point for the Note.
  • neilka 12 Apr 2013 10:18:17 15,641 posts
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    Why it's almost as big my penis!

    /winks at Pepsipop
  • ModishNouns 12 Apr 2013 10:19:00 4,654 posts
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    We'll end up evolving MASSIVE HANDS if this goes on. Good news for swimmers and people who carry things.
  • Latin 12 Apr 2013 10:21:27 3,593 posts
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    When I was looking to buy a new phone recently I was planning on getting the lumia 920, but it's massive (and expensive) so was put off... It's a shame because almost all of the top end phones are now huge and look ridiculous in my womanly hands.
  • PearOfAnguish 12 Apr 2013 10:21:54 7,137 posts
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    I found the Mega's target market:

  • disusedgenius 12 Apr 2013 10:24:53 5,205 posts
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    Latin wrote:
    When I was looking to buy a new phone recently I was planning on getting the lumia 920, but it's massive (and expensive) so was put off... It's a shame because almost all of the top end phones are now huge and look ridiculous in my womanly hands.
    And, more to the point, don't fit in a pocket very well. Ok for all you ladies with handbags, I guess though.

    From what I could tell, it's only really the Galaxy 3 Mini and HTC... something something X... or something which are any cop in the 'sensibly sized' Android phone category.
  • PearOfAnguish 12 Apr 2013 10:36:34 7,137 posts
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    The HTC One is 4.7-inches, but even that might be too much for some. It's a shame no one is doing a 4-ish-inch handset with decent specs. The S3 Mini is a nice size but hardware is a little weak.
  • Murbal 12 Apr 2013 10:38:03 21,921 posts
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    PearOfAnguish wrote:
    It's a shame no one is doing a 4-ish-inch handset with decent specs.
    Nexus 4?
  • PearOfAnguish 12 Apr 2013 10:40:26 7,137 posts
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    That's 4.7" too.
  • disusedgenius 12 Apr 2013 10:45:15 5,205 posts
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    PearOfAnguish wrote:
    The S3 Mini is a nice size but hardware is a little weak.
    It's not that bad, really - it's run everything I've asked of it so far. There has to be some kind of pay off for the size, after all. It was certainly equivalent to the comparably sized HTC as well - I guess there's only so much they can fit in the space.

    Edit: I think it's the HTC SV which was their 4.3 screened phone.

    Edited by disusedgenius at 10:48:27 12-04-2013
  • sport 12 Apr 2013 11:41:37 12,538 posts
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    I'll never touch neilka's note again.
  • Murbal 12 Apr 2013 11:42:41 21,921 posts
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    sport wrote:
    I'll never touch neilka's note again.
    More to the point, don't hold his stylus for him.
  • Tricky 12 Apr 2013 12:52:52 4,356 posts
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    PearOfAnguish wrote:
    That's 4.7" too.
    How about this one that EG looked at on Sunday?

    http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/digitalfoundry-xiaomi-mi2-review
  • TFM_Excalibur 12 Apr 2013 14:58:59 1,014 posts
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    The Sony sp is a cracking handset for being mid range as well
  • YenRug 12 Apr 2013 23:38:57 2,014 posts
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    Nexus 7: 198.5 x 120 x 10.56 mm

    251.54 cm^3

    GALAXY Mega 6.3: 167.6 x 88 x 8.0 mm

    117.99 cm^3

    GALAXY Note II: 151.1 x 80.5 x 9.4 mm

    114.34 cm^3

    GALAXY Note: 143.85 x 82.95 x 9.65 mm (My current phone)

    115.15 cm^3

    So, it's not drastically bigger than the Notes (so far), so BBC saying it's only a little smaller than the Nexus 7 is only really referring to the actual size of the screen. Considering the rumours of a Note III have said that it will have a 6.3" screen as well, means it could be do-able, though the rumours have also said that it will have practically no bezel which would make it smaller again.
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