LG G Pad X8.3 is an Android tablet that is designed to offer nice viewing experience and strong performance. Successor to the G Pad 8.3 from 2013, the device sports a large IPS display and is powered by a robust octa-core processor, while also offering 4G LTE support.
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Design and Display
The slate looks somewhat identical to its predecessors, but comes with more-pronounced corners. Its design features a plastic border and an aluminium panel having a metallic finish.
LG G Pad X8.3 parades a slim profile at a thickness of 8.6 millimetres and the weight is also decent at 369 grams. It crams in an 8.3-inch diagonal display with Full-HD resolution (1080p) and a pixel density of 265 ppi.
This IPS LCD panel delivers impressive clarity, great colour reproduction and enjoyable wide-angle viewing. LG G Pad X8.3 comes with a stylus for more pleasurable use by those with large fingers.
Power and Performance
Armed with an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor, this tablet looks like one capable of delivering impressive performance and high responsiveness. The 64-bit chip, which is clocked at 1.5 GHz, is assisted in its tasks by a decent 2 GB of RAM and an Adreno 405 graphics processor.
The G Pad X8.3 runs on a near-stock version of Android 5.0 (Lollipop) operating system with minor UI tweaks. Power is supplied by a large 4800mAh battery, which is rated to deliver up to 15 days of standby time.
Other Specs and Features
Granted that tablets are not the ideal devices for capturing images, LG G Pad X8.3 still features a nice camera combo – an 8-megapixel rear shooter with Full-HD (1080p) video recording capability and a 2-megapixel selfie snapper.
Integrated storage memory has 16GB capacity and you can expand this by up to 128 GB using a microSD card. LG G Pad X8.3 has an IR blaster that lets you turn the slate into a remote controller for operating electronic gadgets, such as TV sets, in the home.
Unlike many rival tablets, the G Pad X8.3 has a full-size USB port to allow you access documents stored on USB drives like flash drives faster. It supports 4G LTE for blazing-fast connection speeds.
LG G Pad X8.3 is a Verizon tablet and hence will not be available in Nigeria. Its price is $299.