LG U+ Pad 8 Debuts with Octa-core SoC, 4000mAh Battery
South Korean carrier, LG U+ (LG Uplus), owned by LG Mobiles, has announced a new branded mid-range tablet – the LG U+ Pad 8. The slate is on sale in about 2,000 retailsers, distributors and mall U+ shops in South Korea for a price tag of KRW 242,000 (US$ 213 or EUR 201).
As the name suggests, the LG U+ Pad 8 features an 8-inch display with 1920 x 1200 pixels (WUXGA) screen resolution, pixel density of 283ppi and 16:10 screen ratio. On the inside, it relies on an octa-core Mediatek MT8783 processor clocked at 1.3GHz, and paired with 2GB of RAM and 16GB built-in storage space.
The rest of the specs include – rear facing 5MP camera, front 2MP camera, built-in GPS, Dual Band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz, 5GHz) and Bluetooth 4.0. The LG U+ Pad 8 supports the carrier’s 4G LTE (Cat. 4) network bands, measures 215 x 122.9 x 9.85 mm in dimensions, weighs 350 grams and depends on a 4,000mAh battery which should last up to 6 hours of battery life on a single charge.