LG G Pad 8.3 review: Gorgeous Android tablet and handy smartphone companion Summary: LG continues to roll out excellent products and the G Pad 8.3 is an excellent Android tablet. The hardware if fantastic, the software is very capable, and the price is reasonable. By Matthew Miller for The Mobile Gadgeteer | November 8, 2013 -- 14:00 GMT (06:00 PST) Follow @palmsolo Previous | Next Image 29 of 30 The notification slide is a bit busy on LG devices Customizing home screen panels Home screen also works in landscape Topics: Reviews, Android, Google, Mobility, Tablets Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.