After various leaks and rumours, LG has finally unveiled its new G Pad III tablet in South Korea, priced at KRW 429,000 (Rs. 25,000 approx.). The tablet is preloaded with Microsoft suite of apps that includes Word, Office and Excel apps. LG is keen on expanding the G Pad III series and has plans to announce a new tablet with Stylus support, which might come early next year.
In terms of specifications, the LG G Pad III 10.1 FHD LTE features a 10.1 inch WUXGA display with 1920×1200 resolution. The tablet is powered by a 1.5GHz octa-core processor, paired with 2GB RAM and comes with 32GB inbuilt storage that can be increased to 2TB, using a microSD card.
It works on Android v6.0 Marshmallow operating system and supports 4G LTE with the help of a SIM card. For video calling and clicking selfis, the device at the front comes with a 5 Megapixel camera and at the back too is a 5 Megapixel sensor. Backed with a 6000mAh non-removable battery the tablet measures 256.2×167.9×7.9mm in terms of dimensions and weighs 510 grams. For connectivity the G Pad III gets USB Type-C connectivity, GPS, Bluetooth 4.2 along with Wi-Fi 802.11 ac support.
The LG G Pad III 10.1 FHD LTE also comes with an additional highlight, which includes a built in Kick stand and also runs on Time Square UX that lets the tablet function as a digital frame, desk clock and a table top calendar too. According to LG, the Kick Stand support folding is adjustable to 70 degrees.
LG has launched this tablet, after the LG G Pad III 8.0 FHD tablet, which was launched way back in May.