Cracking Open Samsung Galaxy Mega:
The Samsung Galaxy Mega shares the same overall external design and internal hardware layout as the Galaxy S4, but the monster Mega isn't just an oversized S4. In fact, the Mega's hardware is actually a step behind the company's flagship S4. But then again, so is it's price.
In this Cracking Open gallery, I walk you through the process of disassembling the Galaxy Mega. For a detailed analysis of the teardown, check out my article and video, Samsung Galaxy Mega teardown: Oversized phone with average hardware.
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Bill Detwiler is Editor in Chief of TechRepublic and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop support specialist in the social research and energy industries. He has bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Louisville, where he has also lectured on computer crime and crime prevention.