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LG G Pad 8.3 WiFi V500 vs Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between LG G Pad 8.3 vs Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) devices with full specifications. What's the best?

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LG G Pad 8.3 WiFi V500
8.3"
IPS

1200x1920

5
MP

1.3mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

4600
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare LG G Pad 8.3 X30Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB
Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB
6"
AMOLED

1080x2220

16
MP

16mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best device? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


04 Advantages LG G Pad 8.3 WiFi V500
G Pad 8.3 WiFi V500vsGalaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB
 38%38%
+Larger screen
8.3"vs6"
 31%31%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4600 mAhvs3500 mAh
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Micro-B USB SlimPort®vsNot supported
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported

30 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB
Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GBvsG Pad 8.3 WiFi V500
 68%68%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.7Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
 2 times100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
6GB LPDDR4vs2GB LPDDR2
 4 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (51GB user available)vs16GB (11GB user available)
 15 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 77%77%
+Lighter
191 grams (6.69 ounces)vs338 grams (11.83 ounces)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS
 4%4%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2220 pixelsvs1200x1920 pixels
 51%51%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
411 PPIvs273 PPI
 2 times100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 16MPvs(back) 5MP
Advantage
+The LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
LED flashvsNot supported
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo on both camerasvsHDR photo only main camera
 17 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(dual front camera) 16MP + 8MPvs(front) 1.3MP
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 4.4.2 KitKat
Advantage
+The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster
4G+ LTE-AvsNot supported
Advantage
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbpsvs(Not supported)
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
ProximityvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)vsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face unlockvsNot supported
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvsNot supported
Advantage
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Active noise cancellationvsNot supported
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.0 version A2DP
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 4vsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP68 certifiedvsNot supported

16 Common items in both devices
8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)
16 million
Only digital zoom
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable) / Li-Ion (Non removable)
Video calling
Vibrating alert
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
MicroUSB 2.0 / USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresLG G Pad 8.3 WiFi V500Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB
ModelG Pad 8.3 WiFi V500Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB
Also known asTablet LG G Pad 8.3 V500 WiFi, LG V500 G PadGalaxy A8 Plus SM-A730F/Dual-Sim 6GB RAM
Country or region availablefeature not registeredPhilippinesHong KongIndiaIndonesiaSingaporeThailandTaiwanVietnam
BrandLGSamsung
Release dateOctober, 2013January, 2018
Depth8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)126.5 x 216.8 millimeters (4.98 x 8.54 in)75.7 x 159.9 millimeters (2.98 x 6.3 in)
Weight338 grams (11.83 ounces)191 grams (6.69 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
Operating system (OS)LG G Pad 8.3 WiFi V500Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB
Operating systemAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 7.1.1 Nougat
Firmware updateAndroid 4.4.2 KitKatAndroid 9.0 Pie
HardwareLG G Pad 8.3 WiFi V500Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7885 (14nm)
CPU processor1.7Ghz Quad-Core Krait 300Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.6Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 320ARM Mali-G71 MP2
RAM memory2GB LPDDR26GB LPDDR4
Internal storage16GB (11GB user available)64GB (51GB user available)
External storageUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayLG G Pad 8.3 WiFi V500Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB
Display typeTFT LCD IPSSuper AMOLED
Screen size8.3" inches6" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~72.8% (screen-to-body ratio)~75.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1200x1920 pixels1080x2220 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)273 PPI411 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 4
Mobile networks and dataLG G Pad 8.3 WiFi V500Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM cardNot supported2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandNot supportedQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkNot supportedUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkNot supportedLTE Cat11 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,17,18,19,20,26,28,66)
TD-LTE 2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,40,41)
Primary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/uploadfeature not registered600/75 Mbps
Messaging and callingLG G Pad 8.3 WiFi V500Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB
MessagingE-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Speakerphonefeature not registeredSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlNot supportedVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraLG G Pad 8.3 WiFi V500Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB
Main camera5 megapixels16 megapixels
Main camera resolution2592x1944 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashNot supportedLED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/1.7 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.8" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraLG G Pad 8.3 WiFi V500Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB
Front camera1.3 megapixels(dual front camera)
16 megapixels
8MP wide (f/1.9 1/4" 1.12µm 24mm)
Front camera resolution1280x1024 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered27mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3.1" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1µm pixel
MultimediaLG G Pad 8.3 WiFi V500Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263MP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, MKV, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+MP3, WAV, OGG, eAAC+, WMA, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesLG G Pad 8.3 WiFi V500Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputMicro-B USB SlimPort®Not supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portSupportedNot supported
Other functionsLG G Pad 8.3 WiFi V500Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB
Active noise cancellationNot supportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
Ringtonesfeature not registeredPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerYes / NoNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, White
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Black, Gray, Gold, Blue
- Samsung DeX (desktop experience)
- Samsung Pay
- Always-on display
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyLG G Pad 8.3 WiFi V500Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity4600 mAh3500 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk timefeature not registered1380 minutes | 23 hours | 1 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)LG G Pad 8.3 WiFi V500Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia1.02 W/Kg (body)feature not registered
SAR European Union, UK0.72 W/Kg (body)0.32 W/Kg (head) | 1.3 W/Kg (body)