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LG G Pad 8.3 GPe next up on the Lollipop train

LG G Pad 8.3 GPe next up on the Lollipop train

posted: 29 Nov 2014, 12:25

The devices under the Google umbrella have been having a bit of a rough time with the Android 5.0 Lollipop update so far. The Nexus devices have all been receiving the update on the usual roll out timeline (even though that timeline still annoys...

It's KitKat time for Verizon's LG G Pad 8.3

It's KitKat time for Verizon's LG G Pad 8.3

posted: 01 Aug 2014, 03:15

Verizon started pushing out the Android 4.4.2 update to the LG G Pad 8.3 on Thursday. According to Big Red's changelist, owners of the slate will see the battery icon change from blue to white, while the Immersive Mode brings full screen viewing...

U.K. supermarket offers the LG G Pad 8.3 online, with a larger than 50% price cut for Easter

U.K. supermarket offers the LG G Pad 8.3 online, with a larger than 50% price cut for Easter

posted: 17 Apr 2014, 09:34

In the U.K., if the shopping list given to you by your wife includes cereal, milk, bread and an Android tablet, you should immediately head to a Tesco location. There, among Capt'n Crunch,...

Tablets with the best battery life

Tablets with the best battery life

posted: 19 Mar 2014, 06:52

We have a new kid on the battery endurance block, and it is Samsung's Galaxy NotePRO tablet. The huge 12.2" slate has an equally impressive 9500 mAh battery, that kept it ticking for nearly nine hours on our demanding battery test. That's more than any other...

LG G Pad 8.3 LTE officially launching at Verizon on March 6

LG G Pad 8.3 LTE officially launching at Verizon on March 6

posted: 04 Mar 2014, 11:45

Verizon will sell the LG G Pad for $299 off-contract, or for as low as $99.99 on contract (limited time offering). It's not clear if the tablet will run Android KitKat at launch...

Leaked memo reveals March 6th release date for Verizon's LG G Pad and Samsung Galaxy NotePRO 12.2

Leaked memo reveals March 6th release date for Verizon's LG G Pad and Samsung Galaxy NotePRO 12.2

posted: 28 Feb 2014, 10:36

A leaked internal memo reveals that a couple of eagerly awaited tablets will be launched by Verizon on March 6th.The two tablets are the LG G Pad 8.3 (LG-VK810) and the Samsung Galaxy...

Deal alert: LG G Pad 8.3 goes to $225, cheaper than a Nexus 7

Deal alert: LG G Pad 8.3 goes to $225, cheaper than a Nexus 7

posted: 28 Feb 2014, 06:27

The $330 LG G Pad 8.3 went to $225 on Newegg, which puts the excellent 8-incher just under Google Nexus 7's $230 price. To take advantage, go to Newegg's promo tablet offer in the source link below, which has the slate at $250...

Verizon LG G Pad pictured, still no word on its launch date

Verizon LG G Pad pictured, still no word on its launch date

posted: 14 Feb 2014, 18:42

The 8.3-inch LG G Pad might find a home at Verizon in the near future, possibly at the end of March. This, however, hasn't been confirmed yet...

Get the LG G Pad 8.3 for $326 (£199.99) at UK retailer Expansys

Get the LG G Pad 8.3 for $326 (£199.99) at UK retailer Expansys

posted: 05 Feb 2014, 09:15

UK retailer Expansys is selling the Wi-Fi-only G Pad 8.3 tablet for $326 (£199.99). Of course, the Wi-Fi-only Nexus 7's $286 (£176.00) goods-to-price ratio is still unmatched, but for an additional $49 (£30), you will get...

LG G Pad 8.3 with LTE for Verizon appears at the FCC

LG G Pad 8.3 with LTE for Verizon appears at the FCC

posted: 24 Jan 2014, 02:03

It is believed that Verizon will launch its own LTE-capable variant of the the LG G Pad 8.3, and the latest evidence we have come across renders these rumors even more credible. On Thursday, January 23, a mysterious LG tablet with a model...

LG to skip Android 4.3 and update many of its devices to Android 4.4

LG to skip Android 4.3 and update many of its devices to Android 4.4

posted: 19 Jan 2014, 04:47

Our connected reader has just sent us some information pertaining to LG and the Korean OEM's work on updating its lineup to Android 4.4. According to our tipster, many of LG's devices will be going straight to Android...

LG G Pad reportedly headed to Verizon

LG G Pad reportedly headed to Verizon

posted: 16 Jan 2014, 18:08

Verizon could release the LG G Pad in the near future, possibly offering it for a low price on contract. The carrier hasn't confirm anything yet though...

LG G Pad 8.3 and HTC One Google Play editions are receiving Android 4.4.2 right now

LG G Pad 8.3 and HTC One Google Play editions are receiving Android 4.4.2 right now

posted: 13 Dec 2013, 22:23

Wasn't it just a few days ago that the LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play edition launched with Android 4.4 installed? The stock Android slate together with the HTC One GPe (that's Google Play edition for the...

LG G Pad 8.3 officially the first Google Play Edition tablet, can be yours for $349

LG G Pad 8.3 officially the first Google Play Edition tablet, can be yours for $349

posted: 10 Dec 2013, 13:14

We've been seeing rumors for a while that had been misinterpreted as possible information about the Nexus 8, but earlier today LG released some open source files that essentially outed that there would...

Nexus 8 rumors debunked again, the V510 is a Google Play Edition LG G Pad 8.3

Nexus 8 rumors debunked again, the V510 is a Google Play Edition LG G Pad 8.3

posted: 10 Dec 2013, 11:09

There have been a few leaks of an 8.3-inch tablet by LG that many have been hoping would turn out to be a new Nexus 8, but those hopes appear to have been in vain. New information has come directly from LG...

Leaked Service Manual shows the LG-V510 as being an LG G Pad 8.3 variant

Leaked Service Manual shows the LG-V510 as being an LG G Pad 8.3 variant

posted: 02 Dec 2013, 11:40

You might recall the LG-V510, a mystery device that received its Bluetooth certification in late October. At the time, it was thought that this could be the oft-rumored Nexus 8 tablet. Now, a leaked Service Manual...

Apple iPad mini 2 with Retina specs comparison vs Nexus 7 vs LG G Pad 8.3

Apple iPad mini 2 with Retina specs comparison vs Nexus 7 vs LG G Pad 8.3

posted: 12 Nov 2013, 03:29

Apple's tiny tablet just received a second edition, if you haven't heard, and we have to pit it against the fearless rivals on the other side, the Nexus 7 and LG G Pad 8.3 to gauge how it stands against some Android...

Did the Google Nexus 8 tablet just get its Bluetooth Certification?

Did the Google Nexus 8 tablet just get its Bluetooth Certification?

posted: 26 Oct 2013, 23:49

Back in July, we shook some salt, and advised you to do the same, on the rumor that an Asus built Google Nexus 8 tablet was coming in the fall; but now comes some information that shows that we might have been too hasty...

LG G Pad 8.3 launches: $350 gets you 1920x1200 screen and premium chassis

LG G Pad 8.3 launches: $350 gets you 1920x1200 screen and premium chassis

posted: 17 Oct 2013, 08:21

The slate comes with the trim 8.54 x 4.98 x 0.33 inches (216.8 x 126.5 x 8.3 mm) dimensions, and just 11.92 oz (338 g) of weight, despite the brushed metal backplate. Yep, you read that right the 8.3" screen comes...

LG G Pad 8.3 performance benchmarks

LG G Pad 8.3 performance benchmarks

posted: 11 Oct 2013, 13:03

LG has come up with a beautiful new tablet in the G Pad 8.3, and while everything seems to be top-notch in the design department, we're wondering if it's going to be fast enough, in order to deliver an equally good performance...

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