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LG V500 1.7GHz 16GB 8.3" Tablet

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1.7GHz Android 16GB 8.3" Jan 2014
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7 Reasons For

LG Has Good Reviews for Its Tablets

Tablet computers built by LG generally have good reviews compared to other brands.

Flash Storage Media

This tablet supports a Flash storage media, which is the most frequently supported storage media on tablets of a comparable age and type to it.

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Fairly Fast Processor Frequency

The LG V500 has one of the faster processor frequencys (1.7 gigahertz) amongst tablets of this age. The average processor frequency of tablet computers of a comparable age and spec to the V500 is 1.4GHz.

Tablet computers with a faster processor frequency that might be worth looking at include the Hip Street W7[plb_2797393_price] (1.83GHz).

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1920 X 1200 Pixels Display Resolution

The biggest display resolution of the LG V500 is 1920 x 1200 pixels. That's over three times the display resolution of the most frequently found display resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels. Across all tablets that have been available for around the same time as the V500 the display resolution ranges from 800 x 480 pixels to 2560 x 1600 pixels.

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Fairly Large Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 2 gigabytes, the LG V500 has a fairly large internal memory compared to most of the other tablet computers of this age and type. The smallest internal memory of tablets that came out around the same time as the V500 is 0.25GB, the largest is 8GB, and the average internal memory is 1.4GB.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This tablet has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found maximum video resolution on tablets that were launched around the same time as it.

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Very Thin

At only 8.3 millimeters, the LG V500 has a fairly thin depth compared to most of the other tablet computers of this type and age. Across all the tablet computers of a similar type and age to the V500 the depths range from 4mm to 280mm, and the average depth is 44mm.

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Not 3G

The LG V500 is not 3G. Most of the other tablet computers of a comparable spec and age to the V500 are also not 3G.

If you want a tablet that is 3G then you might want to look at the Samsung SM-T700 Galaxy Tab S[plb_2379849_price].

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Not 4G

The LG V500 is not 4G. Most of the other tablets of this spec and age are also not 4G.

If you want a tablet computer that is 4G then you might want to consider the Samsung SM-T311 Galaxy Tab 3[plb_1955439_price] which also has a higher rating.

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5 Other reasons to consider the LG V500

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when LG released the V500.

Four Processor Coress

The number of processor coress on the LG V500 is four which is average compared to the other 218 tablet computers of this age and type that we have assessed the number of processor coress of.

Alternative 4 processor cores tablets currently available which you might also want to look at include the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7[plb_2569407_price] which has better reviews.

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Average Rear Camera Resolution (numeric)

At 5 megapixels, the LG V500 has a pretty average rear camera resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other tablet computers of this age and spec.

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Average Internal Storage Capacity

At 16 gigabytes, the LG V500 has a relatively typical internal storage capacity compared to most of the other tablets of this type and age.

We compared this tablet computer to all the other 16GB internal storage capacity tablets and we think because of it's better review score, the Apple iPad[plb_829095_price], and the Barnes & Noble NOOK HD[plb_1902966_price] is also worth considering.

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 8.3 inches, the LG V500 has a pretty typical display diagonal compared to most of the other tablets that were launched around the same time as the V500.

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Specification

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Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT)
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Wi-Fi
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Expert Reviews

(239)
26 June 2015

The LG G Pad X 8.3 is a good Android tablet value for the price, but some lag and a buggy touch screen make it frustrating to use at times...

Apple iPad mini with Retina Display(LTE)LG G Tablet 8.3(Wi-Fi only)Samsung GALAXY Tab S (8.4-inch) [LTE]Winner(s)Reading4:3 aspect ratio perfect for reading books and magazinesEasier to read due...

While the modern day tablet industry started out with 7-inch and 10-inch variants, the increasing adoption of phablet devices, which typically have screen sizes ranging from 5.5 to 6.44-inches,... Read more…

30 June 2014

The G Pad 8.3 is a well-thought-out tablet. Some may find the software extras a bit much (we've only touched the surface in this review), but there's a lot of utility in there. The hardware spec,...

29 April 2014

One of the best Android tablets on the market comes from an unlikely source ? LG. LG once stood for ? Lucky Goldstar ? ? an amalgam of two merged South Korean companies. LG made a name for itself... Read more…

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Reviewed 18 March 2014 by J TheAndroidFreak

Please find my updated thoughts on the tablet right at the end of this review. Thanks --------------------------------------- My very first touchscreen smartphone was the LG Viewty back in the old... Read more…

Reviewed 2 January 2014 by Stardust

UPDATE TO REVIEW 13/06/2014... The screen responsiveness is amazing, and I now get really frustrated with the Tesco Hudls and my Samsung phone. Kit-kat 4.4.2 update arrived and the tablet feels... Read more…

Reviewed 28 December 2013 by Stuffedwalrus
(Verified Purchase)

Got the Lg G Pad 8.3 after Christmas as a little present to myself. I've been using Apple for most of my mobile needs and been very happy with them, tried an early Android device and didn't really... Read more…

Reviewed 5 March 2014 by S Edmondson

I spent a fairly long time researching android tablets before purchasing this one. The reviews on the 'net sold it for me, especially as I couldn't find one in the shops to try out first. First of... Read more…

Reviewed 30 April 2014 by Leaveu

I've had this tablet more than 2 months now - don't usually leave reviews but because it's so good felt I ought to. Overall I'm very pleased with it from all points of view. It's very responsive,... Read more…

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