LG Tab-Book hands-on
Knowing that a third-gen Intel Core i5 processor is ticking inside the LG Tab-Book, we’re not surprised to see that its performance is top notch. When it isn’t being pushed too hard, the chip hums at 1.8GHz, but that figure can go up to 2.7GHz when additional power is needed. Furthermore, there’s a respectable 120GB SSD tucked inside and 4GB of DDR3 RAM for seamless multitasking.
With the LG Tab-Book you also get a 1.3MP front-facing camera, HDMI output, microSD card slot, and a pair of 0.5W built-in speakers. Getting connected to the internet is done either via its mini RJ45 port, or over Wi-Fi, or by using the device’s 4G LTE radio. Its internal battery should last through 6 hours of continuous use.
So in conclusion, with its specs and features, the LG Tab-Book isn’t meant to compete with the iPad or the multitude of Android slates, but it can be a very tempting alternative to an Ultrabook, depending in the final price it launches at.
1. tusshharish (Posts: 342; Member since: 23 Oct 2012)
beauty with slider qwerty..............and a beast...
6. AnTuTu (Posts: 886; Member since: 14 Oct 2012)
But LG said no Win 8 hardware is coming from US lolzz then what is this ?
Anyways a very good tablet through :)
7. SmartPhoneStream (Posts: 160; Member since: 21 Jun 2012)
They said no WP8 hardware, but i was confused at first to, I had to re-read the article that PA put out on those comments by LG
12. KParks23 (Posts: 453; Member since: 13 Oct 2010)
Who would get a lg anything? everything from there tv to phones suck and its not me it's a fact there tv has almost a 40% failure rate the local big screen store won't even carry them.. If ur gonna spend ur hard earned money get something with some quality Sony and asus has the best computer hands down.
13. dragonscourgex (Posts: 307; Member since: 16 Jan 2012)
My LG 46" looks awesome and it's running find...I hope I lucked off and I'm in that 60% non failure rate :).
2. ZeroCide (Posts: 695; Member since: 09 Jan 2013)
Looks Nice. Decent Specs. Hope its not overpriced.
3. tigermcm (Posts: 729; Member since: 02 Sep 2009)
one beautiful device now lets see if the price turns it into something ugly
4. nikenturd (unregistered)
Windows 8? Yuck
14. dragonscourgex (Posts: 307; Member since: 16 Jan 2012)
After I actually started to use Windows 8 on my desktop...I have come to like it . I find it does a very good job. Desktop mode is still used thou :P
5. SmartPhoneStream (Posts: 160; Member since: 21 Jun 2012)
I want to see a comparison done between this and the Sony Vaio Duo 11
8. therealestmc (Posts: 129; Member since: 23 Jul 2012)
I love the high resolution on this beast.
9. aco96 (Posts: 204; Member since: 12 Oct 2012)
This tablet's display has very nice viewing angles :D
11. btbotimtim (Posts: 147; Member since: 08 Dec 2010)
my friend bought it in Korea and paid little bit less than $1000 US dollars.
it was very nice though.