It’s been more than 1 year since the last announcement of Galaxy Mega 6.3 and Galaxy Mega 5.8, it looks like Galaxy Mega 2 will be announced soon according to the latest certification info from TENAA in China. The Galaxy Mega 2 has already passed through FCC with a model name SM-G750A, the TENAA model is SM-G7508Q, basically the same phone but supports China’s TD-LTE network.
The upcoming Galaxy Mega 2 has the same purpose as its predecessor – serving an extra-large phablet size with its 6-inch display, or 5.98-inch to be exact. Its size is measured at 163.6 x 84.9 x 8.6 mm and 194g, sitting in between the previous Galaxy Mega 6.3 and 5.8.
There is also bits of other hardware specifications listed on the TENAA filing. The hardware includes 6-inch 720p display, quad core 1.2GHz processor, 2GB RAM, 8GB internal storage, microSD card slot, GPS, 13 megapixel camera and a 5 megapixel front facing camera. Unfortunately, specific processor model is not revealed in the filing, though, it was rumored to be the Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 – a 64bit processor announced late last year.
Other than the hardware specs, the Galaxy Mega 2 has at least one design change – the back cover with faux leather design. Samsung seems to be slowly bringing the faux leather design to lower end model, which was first introduced in Galaxy Note 3.
It is not sure if Samsung will introduce the Galaxy Mega 2 in the IFA 2014 event next month. Samsung has planned to do a major announcement for the new Galaxy Note 4, which is on September 3rd . Remember to follow our IFA 2014 coverage for latest info!