LG G Pad IV 8.0 FHD LTE Tablet Launched with 8-inch Display

The LG G Pad IV 8.0 FHD LTE weighs only 290 grams which is less than a conventional soda can and LG is using it as the product's USP. LG is marketing this tablet as a light-weight device, easy for women and young people to carry around.
July 3, 2017

LG has now launched a new Tablet called “LG G Pad IV 8.0 FHD LTE” which is a last year successor G Pad III 8.0 FHD. It’s a thin and lightweight tablet PC. The LG G Pad IV 8.0 FHD LTE weighs only 290 grams which is less than a conventional soda can and LG is using it as the product’s USP. LG is marketing this tablet as a light-weight device, easy for women and young people to carry around.

LG G Pad IV 8.0 FHD LTE

LG G Pad IV 8.0 FHD LTE is launched in South Korea at KRW 352,000 (Approx US$306) and only be purchased at LG U Plus stores. However LG gave no additional information about its launch in other countries. It is a single SIM Tablet supports 4G LTE network allowing users to freely use the Internet as well as calls.

LG G Pad IV 8.0 FHD LTE Tablet is powered by Snapdragon 435 chipset with octa core 1.4GHz processor paired with 2GB or RAM and Adreno 505 GPU. The Tablet comes with 8-inch IPS display of 1920×1200 pixel resolution. It has 5-megapixel cameras on both back and front sides. It Offers 32GB of inbuilt memory that can be expanded further via microSD card up to 2TB. For connectivity, it supports Bluetooth v4.2, Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac), Micro-USB, and GPS options along with Miracast support. The tablet is powered by 3,000 mAh battery and device runs on Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box.

It also comes with convenience features are also varied. The “easy-to-view mode” can reduce the fatigue of the eyes by adjusting the blue light interception rate in four steps. LG has made it easy to use ‘Easy Mode’ by using the separate Q button on the right side of the product. Dual windows that allow you to use two apps at the same time on one screen by dividing the screen, convenience functions such as ‘Knock code’ that turns on the screen when you tap the screen with your own pattern are also included.

Lee Sang-gyu, director of LG Electronics Korea Mobile Group, said, “The combination of convenient portability and excellent performance will provide a different experience for tablet PCs. It will provide convenient portability and unique use of the tablet PC experience with products that combine exceptional performance.”

It measures 216.2mm, 127.0mm, and 6.9mm width, height, and thickness, respectively, and the tablet can be put in handbags and pouches as well as in clothes. The tablet comes in Dark Brown colour and will be available exclusively at LG U Plus stores.