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

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between LG G Pad 8.3 WiFi V500 vs Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB phones. Which is the best phone?

Compare Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus 2018 XCompare LG G Pad 8.3 X

04 LG G Pad 8.3 WiFi V500 vs 30 Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB

LG G Pad 8.3 WiFi V500





32bit Quad


(Non removable)

Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB





64bit Octa


(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 phone! Comment!

04 Advantages LG G Pad 8.3 WiFi V500

G Pad 8.3 WiFi V500vsGalaxy A8+ 2018 SM-A730F/DS 6GB/64GB
+Larger screen
+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 cableMicro-B USB SlimPort®vsNot supported
Advantage+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible deviceDLNAvsNot 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
+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
 4 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (51GB user available)vs16GB (11GB user available)
 7 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
191 grams (6.69 ounces)vs338 grams (11.83 ounces)
Advantage+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vividSuper AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2220 pixelsvs1200x1920 pixels
+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) 16 megapixelsvs(back) 5 megapixels
Advantage+The LED flash helps in dark places or in low lightLED flashvsNot supported
Advantage+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focusPDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
Advantage+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areasHDR photo on both camerasvsHDR photo only main camera
 17 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(dual front camera) 16 megapixels + 8MPvs(front) 1.3 megapixels
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage+Android 8.0 Oreo is newer and saferAndroid 8.0 OreovsAndroid 4.4.2 KitKat
Advantage+The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster4G+ 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 deviceProximityvsNot supported
Advantage+Sensors help you use the deviceGyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage+Sensors help you use the deviceBarometervsNot supported
Advantage+Sensors help you use the deviceFingerprint (rear-mounted)vsNot supported
Advantage+Sensors help you use the deviceFace recognition (unlock)vsNot supported
Advantage+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device2 slots Dual-SIMvsNot supported
Advantage+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call qualityActive noise cancellationvsNot supported
Advantage+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in generalFMvsNot supported
Advantage+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz) is newer and faster802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)vs802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
Advantage+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.0 version A2DP
Advantage+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securelyNFCvsNot supported
Advantage+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keysGorilla Glass 4vsNot supported
Advantage+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for exampleIP68 certifiedvsNot supported


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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 where it's soldfeature not registeredPhilippinesHong KongIndiaIndonesiaSingaporeThailandTaiwanVietnam
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 8.0 Oreo
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
Internal storage16GB (11GB user available)64GB (51GB user available)
External storageUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 512GB 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 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 camera / 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 camera / 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)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
Java / Flash playerYes / NoNot supported
Ambient Light
Ambient Light
Hall effect
Face recognition (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
Battery technologyLiPo - 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
Specific absorption rate (radiation)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)

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