LG G Pad 8.3 Review

(V500)     See other variants reviews Score: 6.88/10
LG G Pad 8.3 Tablet Quad-core 2gb RAM 16gb Flash 8.3 Full Hd Display White LG G Pad 8.3 Tablet Quad-core 2gb RAM 16gb Flash 8.3 Full Hd Display White LG G Pad 8.3 Tablet Quad-core 2gb RAM 16gb Flash 8.3 Full Hd Display White

LG G Pad 8.3 is an interesting device released back in 2013, which features a good performance 1700 megahertz Quad-Core CPU, a big 8.3" multi touch screen, a 5 megapixels back facing camera and a 1.3 MP front-facing camera.

Even though this tablet only has 8.54" long, it manages to hold a 8.3" display. Being just 0.33" thick,the LG G Pad 8.3 is very slim and stilized. It seems like LG decided not to care so much about the weight in this 11.92 oz tablet. This device is offerred in two colors, black and white.

LG decided to equip this tablet using a Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 system chip, which holds a great performance Quad-Core CPU speeding at 1700 megahertz with a big 2 GB of RAM memory. This device counts with a 16 GB quite large internal storage and an SD memory slot, allowing you to store a couple hundred applications without any trouble.

This tablet is equipped with two cameras, a 5 mega-pixels back facing camera and a 1.3 mega-pixels front facing camera. The LG G Pad 8.3 also captures videos in 1920x1080 (Full HD) at 30 fps. In addition, the camera includes a few interesting characteristics: auto-focus, geo tagging and HDR mode.

LG equipped the LG G Pad 8.3 with a good level 8.3" screen, and a resolution of 1200 x 1920 , providing this tablet with a very good graphic quality. Its screen uses IPS LCD capacitive technology, and is multi-touch enabled.

The LG G Pad 8.3 counts with a big capacity 4600 mAh Li-Polymer removable battery that can keep it running for several hours without charging it.

The LG G Pad 8.3 counts with Wi-Fi connectivity (which can be shared with other devices acting as a mobile hotspot) or LTE 4G high performance connectivity. This tablet doesn't use a sim card, because it isn't a GSM device.

The LG G Pad 8.3 also comes with many interesting features like Bluetooth (for communication with other devices and accessories), GPS (Global Positioning System), Infrared Port and Near Field Communication (NFC), and multiple sensors like Light Sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope and Compass.

The LG G Pad 8.3 costs $ 235, which is quite the same as other similar devices. No matter if you are looking for a device mainly for internet broswing and social networks, will use it for work or will use it for gaming, you will probably love this device.

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Device Type:Tablet
Operating System (OS):Android 5.0, 4.2.2
Variant:See other variants reviews
Also Known As:LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition
Product code:V500
Dimensions:8.54 x 4.98 x 0.33 inchesMetric21.69 x 12.65 x 0.84 cmImperial
Weight:11.92 ouncesMetric337.93 gImperial
Colors:Black and White
Release date:2013-09-01
Price:$ 235.00


Screen Type:IPS LCD (16M colors)
Size:8.3 inchesMetric21.1 cmImperial
Resolution:1920 x 1200 pixels
Pixel density:273 pixels per inchMetric107.48 pixels per cmImperial
Touch screen:Capacitive, Multi-touch


Chipset:Qualcomm Snapdragon 600
Processor: Quad-Core 1700 MHz
RAM Memory:2 GB
Graphics Processor:Yes
Internal Memory:16 GB
SD Card Slot:microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC (up to 64 GB)


Battery type:Li-Polymer
Capacity:4600 mAh
Stand-by Time:708 hours


Back camera:5 megapixels
Front camera:1.3 megapixels
Max video resolution:1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD)
Camera features:Auto-Focus, Geo Tagging and HDR Mode


    Mobile Hotspot:Yes
LTE (4G) Bands:700 (band 13), 1700/2100 (band 4)
Technologies:LTE (4G)

Other Features

Bluetooth:Version 4.0
Sensors:Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope and Light Sensor