LG Optimus Pad

Last updated: Dec 30th, 2010.

The LG Optimus Pad is the Korean manufacturer's first Android tablet. Featuring Android 3.0 Honeycomb, the Optimus Pad ships with a dual-core Tegra 2 CPU and 8.9-inch display. The tablet also features a dual 5MP camera setup for capturing 3D content, though the actual display is not 3D. A red/cyan anaglyph mode is available for viewing 3D content, while video transmitted to a 3D TV set will display in three dimensions. 

The Optimus Pad was released in the United States as the G-Slate on T-Mobile. 

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LG Optimus Pad Sequel Pictured with LTE in Tow

New images of the rumored sequel to the LG Optimus Pad have found their way online. The table, rumored to house a 1.5GHz Snapdragon CPU, 1GB of RAM, and feature a 8.9-inch (1280 x 768) TFT display, looks to ship with an LTE radio on board. Other rumored specs include a 1.3MP front-facing camera and …

T-Mobile G-Slate (LG Optimus Pad) Priced at $699, According to Online Retailer MobileCity

We’re not sure how true we can hold pre-order pricing from MobileCity, but the online vendor of portable electronics has the T-Mobile G-Slate (otherwise known as the LG Optimus Pad) priced at $699.99. As the astute could point out, that’s $100 less than the similarly Honeycomb-equipped Motorola XOOM.The pricing makes sense given the smaller screen …

Steve Jobs Virtually Kicked In Face By LG: Optimus Pad, Optimus 3D Promo Videos

Whether you can’t get enough Optimus Pad/3D or just couldn’t help but click with the aforementioned title, you’ll DEFINITELY want to check out the following Official Promo Vids that run through all the features in a pretty entertaining format.Skip to 1 minute in the first video to see the “Optimus” take on the “A Pad” …

LG Optimus Pad Transforms and Rolls Out in New MWC Promo [Video]

This is the moment I have been waiting for since LG first brought the Optimus name to it’s Android lineup: a direct Transformers tie-in with the big man himself, Optimus Prime. A new MWC promo video for the Optimus Pad (G-Slate in America) shows the tablet transforming in the leader of the Autobots and proceeding …

LG Delays Android Tablet Until January Due to Froyo Concerns

From everything we have seen up to this point we had every indication to believe LG would be releasing an Android tablet in time for the holiday season, but as seems to be the case with many of the big-name devices that were supposed to be dropping around that time LG’s slate has been delayed …