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LG G Pad 8.0 (V480) vs Apple iPad mini 3 (4G 16GB)

Side by side comparison between LG G Pad 8.0 vs Apple iPad mini 3 tablets, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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LG G Pad 8.0 (V480)
8"
IPS

800x1280

5
MP

1.3mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Quad

4200
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
16PointsApple iPad mini 3 (4G 16GB)Compare LG G Pad 8.0 X
Apple iPad mini 3 (4G 16GB)
7.9"
IPS

1536x2048

5
MP

1.2mp

1GB
RAM

64bit Dual

6350
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better tablet? Apple iPad mini 3 (4G 16GB)

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G Pad 8.0 (V480)6 Advantages LG G Pad 8.0 (V480)vsiPad mini 3 (4G 16GB)16 Advantages Apple iPad mini 3 (4G 16GB)
+Until 64GB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsNot supported
+8"1%
Larger screen
vs7.9"
+(front) 1.3MP7%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 1.2MP
+3500000 apps (Google Play Store)52%
More apps available to download and use
vs2300000 apps (App Store)
+Vibrating alertAdvantage
The vibration of the device aids in the use of several features
vsNot supported
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
vsNot supported
1.2Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs+1.3Ghz 64bit Dual-Core11%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1GB LPDDR2vs+1GB LPDDR3Advantage
This RAM type is better and more efficient.
342 grams (11.97 ounces)vs+341 grams (11.94 ounces)1%
Lighter
9.9 millimeters (0.39 inches)vs+7.5 millimeters (0.3 inches)32%
Thinner
Plastic body, glass frontvs+Aluminum body, glass frontAdvantage
More resistant material
TFT IPS LCDvs+TFT LED-Backlit IPS LCDAdvantage
TFT LED-Backlit IPS LCD display is brighter and more vivid
800x1280 pixelsvs+1536x2048 pixels2 times
Higher resolution screen
189 PPIvs+324 PPI71%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
Not supportedvs+HDR photo only main cameraAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
Not supportedvs+4G LTEAdvantage
The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
(Not supported) vs+(4G LTE) 100 MbpsAdvantage
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
4200 mAhvs+6350 mAh51%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+Proprietary TV-outAdvantage
The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable

21 Common items in both devices
16GB (11GB available)
16 million
(back) 5MP
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
Full HD (1920x1080)
+14 specs and more in the table below

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

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Physical featuresLG G Pad 8.0 (V480)Apple iPad mini 3 (4G 16GB)
ModelG Pad 8.0 (V480)iPad mini 3 (4G 16GB)
Other model namesLG Pad 8.0 V480 (WiFi), LG V480iPad Mini 3 A1601 (4G LTE)
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandLGApple
Release dateJuly, 2014October, 2014
Depth9.9 millimeters (0.39 inches)7.5 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Size (width x height)124.2 x 210.8 millimeters (4.89 x 8.3 in)134.7 x 200 millimeters (5.3 x 7.87 in)
Weight342 grams (11.97 ounces)341 grams (11.94 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontAluminum body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)LG G Pad 8.0 (V480)Apple iPad mini 3 (4G 16GB)
Operating systemAndroid 4.4.2 KitKatiOS 8.0
Firmware updateAndroid 5.0 LollipopiOS 12
HardwareLG G Pad 8.0 (V480)Apple iPad mini 3 (4G 16GB)
Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8226 (28nm)64bit - Apple A7 APL5698 (28nm)
CPU processor1.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A71.3Ghz Dual-Core Cyclone
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 305PowerVR G6430 MP4
RAM memory1GB LPDDR21GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (11GB available)
eMMC 4.5
16GB (11GB available)
External storageUntil 64GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplayLG G Pad 8.0 (V480)Apple iPad mini 3 (4G 16GB)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT LED-Backlit IPS LCD
Screen size8" inches7.9" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~70.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~71.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution800x1280 pixels1536x2048 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)189 PPI324 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksLG G Pad 8.0 (V480)Apple iPad mini 3 (4G 16GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM cardNot supported1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/uploadfeature not registered100/50 Mbps
Network technologyfeature not registered2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
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 Cat3 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 18, 19, 20)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingLG G Pad 8.0 (V480)Apple iPad mini 3 (4G 16GB)
MessagingE-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Speakerphonefeature not registeredSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlNot supportedVoice recorder
CameraLG G Pad 8.0 (V480)Apple iPad mini 3 (4G 16GB)
Back camera (main camera)5 megapixels5 megapixels
Main camera resolution2592x1944 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.4 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered32mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRNot supportedHDR photo only main camera
2ª cameraLG G Pad 8.0 (V480)Apple iPad mini 3 (4G 16GB)
Front camera (secondary)1.3 megapixels1.2 megapixels
Front camera resolution1280x1024 pixels1280x960 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720)HD (1280x720)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaLG G Pad 8.0 (V480)Apple iPad mini 3 (4G 16GB)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.264, H.263, MOV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+MP3, WAV, eAAC, M4A
ConnectivityLG G Pad 8.0 (V480)Apple iPad mini 3 (4G 16GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 2.0 proprietary connector
TV outputNot supportedProprietary TV-out
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 + A2DP4.0 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSS-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portSupportedNot supported
Other functionsLG G Pad 8.0 (V480)Apple iPad mini 3 (4G 16GB)
Active noise cancellationfeature not registeredSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedNot supported
Ringtonesfeature not registeredPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Accelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Luminous Orange, Luminous Blue
- Knock Code
- QuickRemote
- QPair 2.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Java framework
- Colors: Black on gray, White on silver, Gold
- Apple SIM only USA and UK
- Oleophobic coating on Retina display
- Fingerprint sensor (Touch ID)
- Aluminium body
- FaceTime
- Siri natural language
- iCloud cloud service
- Twitter and Facebook
- Lightning connector port
- OpenGL ES 3.0
Power supplyLG G Pad 8.0 (V480)Apple iPad mini 3 (4G 16GB)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity4200 mAh6350 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered600 minutes | 10 hours | 0.4 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateLG G Pad 8.0 (V480)Apple iPad mini 3 (4G 16GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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