LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition announced
Together with the Sony Xperia Z Ultra Google Play Edition, Google has released another GPE device but this time it’s a tablet. Meet the LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition.
As usual, specs and hardware remain the same: 8.3-inch Full HD IPS LCD display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 CPU, 2GB RAM, and 16GB of internal storage with microSD card support. The non-GPE variant comes with Android 4.2.2 but this one will be running the stock Android 4.4 KitKat. This will sit comfortably between the 7-inch Nexus 7 and the 10-inch Nexus 10.
The LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition has a price tag of $349.99 or almost Php16,000 converted and is exclusive to the U.S. Google Play Store. You can read our review of the LG G Pad 8.3 here.
Meanwhile, Google has also released a white variant of the ASUS-made Google Nexus 7 (2013). Price is the same – $269 for the 32GB WiFi-only variant. A 32GB LTE model will be available soon for $349.