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LG drops1st Google Play Edition tablet

LG has starting taking orders on what they are calling the first device to be designated a Google Play Edition tablet, using Google’s first Android Open Source Project (AOSP). The tablet runs on Android 4.4 “KitKat” with a 1.7GHz Quad-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 Processor, with an 8.3″ display IPS WUXGA display at 1920 x 1200 pixels (273 ppi). The tablet comes with 16GB eMMC memory and 2GB LPDDR2 RAM, and front and back cameras. And, apps can utilize every pixel of the allowing edge-to-edge user interface design. “LG’s working relationship with Google has always been strong and our collaboration on the first-ever Google Play Edition tablet is proof of that commitment,” said Dr. Jong-seok Park, President and CEO of the LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company. You can order the LG G Pad 8.3 from the Google Play Store for $349.  

Key Specifications:

  • Processor: 1.7GHz Quad-Core Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 600 Processor
  • Operating System: Android™ 4.4, KitKat®
  • Display: 8.3-inch Full HD IPS WUXGA (1920 x 1200 pixels / 273 ppi)
  • Memory: 16GB eMMC
  • RAM: 2GB LPDDR2
  • Camera: Rear 5.0MP / Front 1.3MP
  • Battery: 4,600mAh
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi
  • Size: 216.8 x 126.5 x 8.3mm
  • Weight: 338g
  • Colors: Indigo Black

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