While IFA trade Fair is just a few day away, LG has today announced the launch of its second tablet in the form of G Pad 8.3 today. The company had launched its first tablet Optimus Pad almost two year back in 2011 and it took around 2.5 year to unveil its second tablet.
Announcing the tablet, Dr. Jong-seok Park, president and CEO of the LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company said:
Complementing our G Series smartphones, the introduction of the LG G Pad 8.3 further strengthens LG’s premium lineup consisting of our most cutting-edge devices. Our G Pad is just another example of LG delivering devices with the unique selling points consumers around the world will appreciate.
According to the press release issued by the company, the LG G Pad 8.3 comes with 8.3-inch IPS display with 1920 x 1200 pixel resolution, and is powered by Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean backed up by 1.7GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 processor coupled with 2GB of RAM.
The tablet also includes 5MP rear camera, 1.3MP front camera, 16GB internal memory, and usual set of connectivity feature. It is powered by 4,600 mAh battery.
According to the company, the LG G Pad 8.3 will be available in all major market across the word beginning Q4 this year, although the pricing is still a mystery at the moment. The tablet is expected to be priced aggressively in order to compete with Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 and Apple iPad Mini and more tablets in this segment.
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