Google has dropped the amount of Google Play Edition devices down to three from five. Until today’s change, Google had the Sony Xperia Z Ultra, LG G Pad 8.3 and HTC One (M7) listed on the Play Store. All three devices were shown as out of inventory for some time before they were removed. It is currently unknown whether or not we will see new Google Play Edition devices, especially with the rumors of Android Silver. Android Silver was expected to replace the Nexus line however, Dave Burke stated that the Nexus line of devices is essential for Google displaying how they…
The LG G Pad 8.3 didn’t get Android 4.4.3 in time, but Google and LG had bigger plans in mind. The device is getting updated straight to Android 4.4.4.
One lucky person is going to win a prize pack worth more than $1200 which includes a Nexus 5, LG G Pad, Bose bluetooth speakers and more…
With its crisp display, stealthy black color scheme, and the reassuring hardness of aluminum, the G Pad 8.3 GPe is certainly a good looking device. And its innards are nothing to scoff at. But at $350, the tablet is no impulse buy for most of us, especially considering the competitors out there going for the same or a smaller price. Is it worth it?
This week in your world of Android: Google rolled out Android 4.4.2, Qualcomm announced its first 64-bit chip, news of Nokia’s Android phone leaked, two new Google Play edition devices launched, the Nexus 5 received a design tweak, a privacy watchdog grilled Google over the removal of App Ops, and new apps gained Chromecast support.
Android 4.4.2 KitKat updates for the LG G Pad 8.3 and HTC One Google Play editions are currently rolling out. Read on for more details!
The LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play edition is now available in the Play Store for $349, the same price as the regular version.
Firmware files found on LG’s website show that the LG V510, which was previously rumored to be a Nexus device, is actually a Google Play edition of the LG G Pad 8.3.