News by Luke Jones on Thursday May 28, 2015.
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LG and Verizon Wireless announced a new slate today in the form of the LG G Pad X 8.3, a true successor to 2013?s original G Pad 8.3. As well as announcing the tablet, Verizon also revealed that it will begin selling LG's new G4 flagship smartphone on June 4, tying up with previous reports for the handsets' launch.The G Pad X 8.3 comes with an 8.3-inch IPS screen with Full HD resolution, while under the hood there is an eight core processor clocked at 1.5GHz, which is probably Qualcomm's 64-bit Snapdragon 615 chipset. Other specs include an 8 megapixel rear camera, a 2 megapixel front lens, LTE connectivity, a full USB port, 16GB of on board storage, micro SD card support, and a 4800mAh juicer. All in all some fairly solid tablet specs. Big Red is selling the new LG tablet from today (May 28) for $129.99 on contract, or $299.99 without a commitment. You can also choose Verizon Edge as a payment method and get the G Pad X 8.3 for $12.49 over 24 months. As for the G4, the largest carrier in the United States will offer the flagship for $22.91 per month over two years, or $549.99 off contract.
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