LG officially announces G Pad 7.0, G Pad 8.0 and G Pad 10.1 tablets; G Pad 7.0 specs leaked via AnTuTu
LG announced the G Pad 8.3 Android tablet last year in September. The G Pad 8.3 was referred as LG's comeback in the tablet industry. Now, after 8 months of unveiling the G Pad 8.3, LG has recently announced a new trio of tablets under the G Pad series. Judging by the display size, the new tablets are the G Pad 7.0, G Pad 8.0 and G Pad 10.1.
The new slates comes with LG's new customized Optimus UI, which will most likely debut with the LG G3 on May 27th. LG has not revealed the specifications of any of the tablet, but confirms that the slates comes with some of its software features including Q Pair 2.0 and Knock Code.
Using Q Pair 2.0 users can effortlessly connect to their Android smartphones via Bluetooth to receive notifications of calls and messages and be able to respond directly from the G Pad.
Details about the pricing, availability and specifications are expected to get revealed in the upcoming weeks.
“Unlike smartphones, tablets are not one size fits all. So we designed the G Pad Series for a diverse target audience, some who prioritize portability while others want the best multimedia experience possible. G Pad delivers on all counts,” said Dr. Jong-seok Park, president and CEO of the LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company.
In related to the news, LG V400 also known as LG G Pad 7.0 has showed up in AnTuTu benchmark revealing its specifications. According to AnTuTu, the G Pad 7.0 comes with a 7-inch 1280 x 800 pixels display, 1.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 (MSM8226) processor, Adreno 305 GPU and Android 4.4.2 KitKat.
The tablet also comes with an 3.2MP rear camera, 1.3MP front facing camera, 1GB RAM and 8GB internal storage. Looking at the specs, the LG G Pad 7.0 seems to be a mid-ranger tablet. No word on battery capacity yet.