LG got the jump on all its competition by announcing its new G Pad 8.3 tablet on Sunday. Apple is expected to announce a new iPad mini in the coming months, and Samsung is also planning to unveil its new Galaxy Note phablet and Galaxy Note 3 at its 2013 Unpacked event on September 4.
LG claims that the new G Pad is the first eight-inch tablet to boast a 1920 x 1200 WUXGA full HD display. It is also equipped with 4600mAh battery, a 1.7 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 600 processor and 2GB of RAM. The tablet ships with Android 4.2.2, and it features a lightweight form factor, measuring in at 8.33m thick and only weighing 338 grams.