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LG G Pad 8.0 V490

Specifications

LG G Pad 8.0 V490
LG G Pad 8.0 V490 (G Pad Series)
Processor
Graphics adapter
Memory
1024 MB 
Display
8 inch 16:10, 1280 x 800 pixel, glossy: yes
Weight
344 g ( = 12.13 oz / 0.76 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 88% - very good
Average of 3 scores (from 3 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 75%, features: - %, display: 82% mobility: 90%, workmanship: 90%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the LG G Pad 8.0 V490

84% LG G Pad 8.0 WLAN (16 GB)
Source: Stiftung Warentest - Heft 1/2015 German
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 12/01/2014
Rating: Total score: 84% display: 82% mobility: 85%
96% LG G Pad 8.0 WLAN (16 GB)
Source: Tablet PC - Heft 1/2015 German
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 12/01/2014
Rating: Total score: 96%
84% Recenzja tabletu LG G Pad 8.0 LTE V490
Source: Tabletowo Turkish PL→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 01/23/2015
Rating: Total score: 84% performance: 75% mobility: 95% workmanship: 90%

Comment

Qualcomm Adreno 305: Integrated mid-range graphics card in the Snapdragon 400 and S4 Plus SoCs that supports OpenGL ES 3.0 and features unified shaders.

These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


400 MSM8926: ARM Cortex-A7 Quad-Core clocked at up to 1.2 GHz, manufactured in 28nm. Supports LTE.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


8":

This display size is a threshold between tablets and smartphones. Most tablets have larger screen diagonals but a lot of smartphones offer such a big screen.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


0.344 kg:

This weight is somewhat high for a smartphone. Smartphones with a big screen and small tablets weigh as much, usually.


LG:

LG Electronics Inc. is a subsidiary of the LG Group. LG is the world's second-biggest maker of televisions and third-biggest maker of mobile phones. With its headquarters in South Korea, the company has 75 subsidiaries worldwide that design and manufacture televisions, home appliances, and telecommunications devices. LG is an international laptop manufacturer of medium size with few reviews.

After a few years, LG largely withdrew from the laptop sector. In the smartphone segment, LG is a medium-sized manufacturer (not among the Top 5 in 2015 and 2016).


88%: This is a good rating above average. Nevertheless you should not forget, that 10-15% of all notebook-models get a better rating.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

 

Devices from a different Manufacturer and/or with a different CPU

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Stefan Hinum, 2015-02- 5 (Update: 2015-02- 5)