LG G Pad 8.3 officially announced

LG G Pad 8.3

LG has officially announced the G Pad 8.3, its first tablet since the original Optimus Pad. As you would imagine, this thing packs an 8.3-inch screen with a 1920×1200 pixels resolution and a super-slim body that makes it weigh just 338 grams.

Rest of the specs include Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 600 quad-core processor clocked at 1.7GHz, 2GB of RAM, 5-megapixel rear and 1.3-megapixel front cameras, 16GB of internal storage and a decent 4,600mAh battery. Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean is running the show.

The Korean company failed to mention the launch date though it did say the G Pad 8.3 will be rolled out globally in key markets including North America, Europe and Asia in the fourth quarter of 2013. Users will be able to choose between black and white versions.

Personally, I love the size of the G Pad 8.3 — it’s not too big and not too small, making it ideal to carry around. What do you say?

LG G Pad 8.3

  • PeterSteinbeck

    Yup, that’s the perfect size. 🙂

  • williaman

    Another tablet to launch this month with some great features is the Pipo M7 Pro ($255) — which packs in a solid device with a competitive price and compares to the new Nexus 7, while offering a larger 8.9 inch 1900X1200 PLS display (Samsung brand), along with Quad Core performance, with a Rockchip 3188/1.6 GHz processor /2GB Ram – which handles most tablet needs quite well, including 3D gaming… with one comparative test, the new Riptide GP2 – performing flawlessly; also featured is built-in GPS navigation, MicroSD memory, premium dual speakers, a 6300 mAh battery, Dual WiFi (2.4/5.0 GHz), Bluetooth, Dual Cameras, and the option to use standard Android 4.2.2 O/S or a user-friendly Windows style interface; and a 3G HSPA+ edition is also available for slightly more –

    One source with more details on this new device is –T ab l e t S p r i n t– which also features details of a few other new models worth reviewing to be released later this month.

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