Back in May 2014, LG unveiled the LG G Pad 8.0 tablet and now, the device with 3G connectivity support is listed for sale via e-commerce portal Snapdeal for Rs 17,999. The device comes bundled with a free flip cover as well for added protection.

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The LG G Pad 8.0 is given an 8 inch IPS display with a resolution of 1280×800 pixels and it is based on Android 4.4 KitKat operating system. The slate uses a quad core processor of unspecified chipset ticking at 1.2 GHz clock speed. This processor is teamed up with 1 GB of RAM and 16 GB of native storage space that can be further expanded using a micro SD card.

On the imaging front, the LG G Pad 8.0 boasts of a 5 MP auto focus main snapper and it is supplemented with a front facing 1.3 MP selfie shooter onboard. For storage, the slate packs in 16 GB of native memory space that can be expanded using a micro SD card. The connectivity aspects of the LG tablet include 3G, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0 and it is energized using a 4,200 mAh battery.

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Though there is support for 3G connectivity in the LG tablet, the device cannot make voice calls and this is a downside of the slate as it is one of the most sought after aspects in tablets.

Software wise, the G Pad 8.0 boasts of features including QPair 2.0, Touch & Shoot, Gesture Shot, Smart Keyboard, and Knock Code that are common to LG devices.

Analyzing these specifications, it appears like the LG G Pad 8.0 is quite expensive for a pricing of Rs 17,999. There are several offerings in the market that are priced relatively lower and arrive with impressive specifications.

Key Specs

Model LG G Pad 8.0
Display 8 inch, 1280×800
Processor 1.2 GHz Quad Core
RAM 1 GB
Internal Storage 16 GB, Expandable
OS Android 4.4 KitKat
Camera 5 MP/ 1.3 MP
Battery 4,200 mAh
Price Rs 17,999