If you have been searching for a good tablet that is still affordable, we have here a comparison between LG’s G Pad 8.3 and Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8 for you to get a better understanding of what you’re looking for and hopefully find the perfect fit for you.
Display and Design
The display we see featured on the LG device is an IPS LCD one which measures 8.3 inches. This touch screen renders a resolution of 1200 x 1920 pixels. The tablet weighs 338 g and it presents itself with the following dimensions: 216.8 x 126.5 x 8.3 mm.
Samsung equipped its device with a 8 inches long TFT display that can render an inferior resolution of 800 x 1280 pixels. While the weight remains the same as the LG’s (338 g), the dimensions for this tablet are the following: 210.8 x 135.9 x 8 mm.
Hardware and Operating System
The processor seen on the LG G Pad 8.3 is a quad core (Krait 300) working at 1.7 GHz. The chipset featured is a Snapdragon 600 APQ8064 Pro model from Qualcomm. The tablet supports 2 GB of RAM and16 GB of internal storage (if you use a microSD card you can expand your memory by up to 64 GB). The operating system for this device is the Android Jelly Bean.
The processor seen on the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is a quad core as well (the Cortex A9) working at 1.6 GHz. The chipset is an Exynos 4412. The tablet supports 2GB of RAM and two options for internal storage: 16GB and 32GB (you can expand this memory up to 64GB with a microSD card). The operating system for this device is Android Jelly Bean.
Both devices have a 5MP rear camera featuring autofocus and a 1.3 MP front camera.
The LG G Pad 8.3 sports a 4600 mAh Li-Po battery unit, that is non-removable.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 sports a 4600 mAh Li-Ion battery unit, that is also non-removable.
LG G Pad 8.3: $279.96
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (16 GB): $347.99