Nexus 7 FHD (2013) vs GPad 8.3 vs iPad Mini

LG is preparing to release their new G Pad 8.3 Android tablet with a nice 1920×1200 resolution, of course Google’s new 1920×1080 Nexus 7 has been out for a while now and Apple’s iPad Mini is looking absolutely outdated. Both resolutions on the Android tablets are are very nice, but how about screen area and actual PPI:

Manufacturer and model nameYear introducedScreen sizeScreen areaResolutionRatioPPI
Google Nexus 7 (2013)20137″20.94 square inches (6.1″x3.4″)1920×108016:9314.70
LG G Pad 8.320138.3″30.96 square inches (7″x4.4″)1920×12008:5 (16:10)272.79
Apple iPad Mini20127.85″29.58 square inches (6.3″x4.7″)1024×7684:3163.06

List courtesy of: http://pixensity.com/list/tablet/

The LG Pad 8.3 offers a substantial increase in screen area and the PPI is not that much lower than the Nexus 7 FHD. If LG can release the GPad with a reasonable price, $299 would be awesome, then display wise it looks to be a great holiday tablet 🙂

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