Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0  vs LG G Pad 8.3 

Released July, 2013

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0

  • 8"
  • 32 GB
  • WiFi 3G
  • Android 4.2
Front view of Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0
7.5 Out of 10
Combine the high price, poor performance and below par build quality, and it's hard to find any reason to recommend this new Samsung Tab.
by TechRadar (Nov, 2013)
Released May, 2015

LG G Pad 8.3

  • 8.3"
  • 16 GB
  • WiFi 3G
  • Android 4.2.2
Front view of LG G Pad 8.3
8.6 Out of 10
It has a strong quad core CPU, a greater than full HD IPS display, good speakers, expandable storage, USB host support and multi-window multi-tasking.
by MobileTechReview (Feb, 2014)

TabletRocket Review Our evaluation of Tab 3 8.0 vs 8.3


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LG G Pad 8.3 

TabletRocket recommends the LG G Pad 8.3  based on its performance and reviews.

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Benchmarks Real world tests of Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 vs G Pad 8.3

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0

Reasons to consider the
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0

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More storage capacity 32 GB vs 16 GB 2x more storage capacity; Holds more music, movies and photos
Thinner 7.4 mm vs 8.3 mm More than 10% thinner
Front view of LG G Pad 8.3

Reasons to consider the
LG G Pad 8.3

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Much faster web browser 2,630 vs 396 Around 6.8x better BrowserMark score
More cores Quad core vs Dual core Twice as many cores; run more applications at once
Significantly sharper screen 272 ppi vs 188 ppi Around 45% sharper PPI; enjoy photo-realistic, crisp images
Significantly higher resolution 1920 x 1200 vs 1280 x 800 2.2x higher resolution
Newer May, 2015 vs Jul, 2013 Release date over 1 years later
More RAM 2 GB vs 1.5 GB Around 35% more RAM; Better able to run big apps with lots of content
Faster processor 1.7 GHz vs 1.5 GHz Around 15% faster processor; run computation-intensive applications, such as photo editing, faster

Reviews Word on the street

Galaxy Tab 3 8.0  vs G Pad 8.3 

As far as stock editors go the one of the G Pad 8.3 is pretty well equipped and its intuitive interface makes it easy to use.
G Pad 8.3

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Galaxy Tab 3 8.0  vs
G Pad 8.3 
Size 8" 8.3"
Technology Super IPS LCD2 TFT LCD
Resolution 1280 x 800 1920 x 1200
PPI 188 ppi 272 ppi


Bluetooth Bluetooth v4.0 Bluetooth v4.0
Supports 3G Yes Yes


Cores Dual core Quad core
Clock speed 1.5 GHz 1.7 GHz

form factor

Weight 319 g 338 g
Size 123.8 x 209.8 x 7.4 mm 126.5 x 216.8 x 8.3 mm
Thickness 7.4 mm 8.3 mm
Battery life 7.3 hour 7.5 hour


Galaxy Tab 3 8.0  vs
G Pad 8.3 
Internal storage 32 GB 16 GB
RAM capacity 1.5 GB 2 GB
Supported card formats
Maximum capacity 128 GB 128 GB

photo & video

Adobe flash support No No
Webcam 1.3 MP 1.3 MP
Rear camera 5 MP 5 MP


Has a GPS Yes Yes
Has a light sensor Yes Yes
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