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LG G Pad 8.3 review

LG's back in the tablet game and the G Pad 8.3 is a strong contender

Our Verdict

With a metal body, full HD display and decent innards the G Pad 8.3 is strongest rival to the iPad mini 2. While battery life could be better LG's tablet doesn't let the side down.

Product features

  • Screen Resolution : 1920 x 1200
  • Processor Core : Quad-core (4 Core)
  • Rear Camera Resolution : 5 Megapixel

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For

  • Strong design
  • Great full HD display
  • Storage expansion

Against

  • No 3G/4G option
  • Poor camera
  • Average battery life

LG G Pad 8.3 review

LG G Pad 8.3 review

LG G Pad 8.3 review

LG G Pad 8.3 review

Tech Specs

Product TypeTablet
Flash Memory Capacity16 GB
Processor ManufacturerQualcomm
Graphics Controller ManufacturerQualcomm
Graphics Controller ModelAdreno 320
BluetoothYes
Wireless LANYes
Optical Drive TypeNo
Product FamilyG Pad
Front Camera/WebcamYes
Operating System PlatformAndroid
Processor Model600
Operating SystemAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Brand NameLG
Form FactorSlate
Processor Speed1.70 GHz
Processor TypeSnapdragon
Screen Size21.1 cm (8.3")
Screen Resolution1920 x 1200
Standard Memory2 GB
Weight (Approximate)338 g
Processor CoreQuad-core (4 Core)
Memory Card ReaderYes
TouchscreenYes
Display Screen TypeActive Matrix TFT Colour LCD
Display Screen TechnologyIn-plane Switching (IPS) Technology
Wireless LAN StandardIEEE 802.11a/b/g/n
Bluetooth StandardBluetooth 4.0 + HS
Rear Camera Resolution5 Megapixel
Height8.3 mm
Width216.8 mm
Depth126.5 mm
Screen ModeWUXGA
ManufacturerLG Electronics
Product ModelV500
Product NameG Pad 8.3 V500
Product LineG Pad
Aspect Ratio16:10
Manufacturer Part NumberV500
Manufacturer Website Addresshttp://www.lge.co.uk
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Package Contents
  • G Pad 8.3 V500
  • AC Adapter