LG G Pad 8.3 Press Render Leaks With Verizon Branding

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It’s been a long time coming, and despite not having an official announcement, we are finally starting to see signs suggesting that LG’s flagship tablet of 2014, the G Pad 8.3, is on its way to popular U.S. carrier, Verizon. A leaked press render has been posted on Twitter revealing a new version of the slate carrying the operators traditional over-the-top branding.

The date displayed on the leaked image of Verizon’s carrier branded model is Thursday, March 27, 2014, the date hidden in these promotional images usually indicates when the handset will officially be available to purchase. So if what we have seen in the past still holds true we only have just over a month to wait until we can get our hands on the LTE-enabled variant of this slate.

In terms of specifications, the Verizon-branded G Pad 8.3 appears to be identical to its stock G Pad counterpart, packing an 8.3-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 1200 x 1920, a Qualcomm APQ8064 Pro Snapdragon 600 chipset powered by four 1.7GHz Krait 300 CPU’s, an Adreno 320 GPU, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage (expandable up to 64GB via microSD), a 5-megapixel rear-facing camera and a beefy 4,600 mAh non-removable Li-Po battery.

Unfortunately, we have no information with regards to availability or pricing at this stage, but we will be sure to let you know as and when we do.