Optimus Pad http://www.stuff.tv/lg/optimus-pad/all en-GB LG Optimus Pad video review http://www.stuff.tv/video/reviews/lg-optimus-pad-video-review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> LG&#039;s first tablet comes armed with a 3D camera - but is it worth that price tag? Lucy finds out… </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="303" height="269" title="LG Optimus Pad" alt="LG Optimus Pad" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/LG-Optimus-Pad.png?1371117663" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="video-wrapper brightcove-player-wrapper"> <script language="JavaScript" type="text/javascript" src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/BrightcoveExperiences.js"></script> <script src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/APIModules_all.js"></script> <div class="brightcove-player"> <object id="myExperience-1033274430001" class="BrightcoveExperience"> <param name="bgcolor" value="#000000" /> <param name="playerID" value="" /> <param name="playerKey" value="AQ~~,AAAAEgPmGlk~,Fzd-TvXcznw-P3piHaryQBMeIzWITldz" /> <param name="isVid" value="true" /> <param name="isUI" value="true" /> <param name="dynamicStreaming" value="true" /> <param name="@videoPlayer" value="1033274430001" /> <param name="autoStart" value="" /> <param name="htmlFallback" value="true" /> <param name="includeAPI" value="true" /> <param name="templateLoadHandler" value="brightcoveTemplateLoaded" /> <param name="width" value="640px" /> <param name="height" value="360px" /> </object> <!-- This script tag will cause the Brightcove Players defined above it to be created as soon as the line is read by the browser. 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LG Optimus Pad review http://www.stuff.tv/lg/new-video-lg-optimus-pad-review/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> LG&#039;s first tablet may come armed with a 3D camera, but is it worth the hefty price tag? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="50" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/new-twitter-banner_3279.jpg?1364401789" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>3D video recording isn't exactly the most sought after tablet feature, but LG is convinced that taking tablets to the third dimension by donning a pair of blue and red specs is the next best thing in tablet computing. We're not so sure.</p> <p> </p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/portable-media/news-nugget/new-video-lg-optimus-pad-review </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/lg/new-video-lg-optimus-pad-review/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/lg/new-video-lg-optimus-pad-review/news#comments LG Optimus Pad Fri, 01 Jul 2011 14:25:08 +0000 Lucy Hedges 416857 at http://www.stuff.tv LG Optimus Pad http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-optimus-pad/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> This 3D-shooting tablet is gunning for your Android dollars </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1024" height="945" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/lg-optimus-pad-2.jpg?1364298738" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="644" height="1024" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/lg-optimus-pad-1.jpg?1364298738" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="568" height="842" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/lg-optimus-pad-3.jpg?1364298738" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="375" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/LGOptimusPadHands2.JPG?1364298738" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="375" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/LGOptimusPadHands1.jpg?1364298738" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="375" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/LGOptimusPadHands3.JPG?1364298738" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Until recently there was only one serious option if you wanted a full-size tablet, but with the arrival of the tablet-specific Android Honeycomb OS, now the iPad has some real competition.&nbsp; The LG Optimus Pad joins the charge led by the Motorola Xoom and Asus Transformer, but what can it offer that those two can’t?</p> <p><strong>3D video</strong></p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £750.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">6 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="video-wrapper brightcove-player-wrapper"> <script language="JavaScript" type="text/javascript" src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/BrightcoveExperiences.js"></script> <script src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/APIModules_all.js"></script> <div class="brightcove-player"> <object id="myExperience-1033274430001" class="BrightcoveExperience"> <param name="bgcolor" value="#000000" /> <param name="playerID" value="" /> <param name="playerKey" value="AQ~~,AAAAEgPmGlk~,Fzd-TvXcznw-P3piHaryQBMeIzWITldz" /> <param name="isVid" value="true" /> <param name="isUI" value="true" /> <param name="dynamicStreaming" value="true" /> <param name="@videoPlayer" value="1033274430001" /> <param name="autoStart" value="" /> <param name="htmlFallback" value="true" /> <param name="includeAPI" value="true" /> <param name="templateLoadHandler" value="brightcoveTemplateLoaded" /> <param name="width" value="640px" /> <param name="height" value="360px" /> </object> <!-- This script tag will cause the Brightcove Players defined above it to be created as soon as the line is read by the browser. If you wish to have the player instantiated only after the rest of the HTML is processed and the page load is complete, remove the line. --> <script type="text/javascript">brightcove.createExperiences();</script> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>A fine Honeycomb tablet that doesn’t offer enough to justify the price</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/lg-optimus-pad </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-optimus-pad/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-optimus-pad/review#comments LG Optimus Pad Tablets Thu, 16 Jun 2011 08:58:38 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 416719 at http://www.stuff.tv LG Optimus Pad – hands-on http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-optimus-pad-%E2%80%93-hands/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Who needs a 3D tablet, eh? Well, according to LG, you do. We pulled one aside and took some pics. Do we need one? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1000" height="750" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/lg-optimus-pad-6_0.jpg?1364402172" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1000" height="750" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/lg-optimus-pad-3_1.jpg?1364402172" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1000" height="750" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/lg-optimus-pad-8_0.jpg?1364402172" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1000" height="750" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/lg-optimus-pad-5_0.jpg?1364402172" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1000" height="750" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/lg-optimus-pad-7_0.jpg?1364402172" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="440" height="76" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/twitterbanner2_54.jpg?1364402172" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>This is <a href="http://www.stuff.tv/news/portable-media/news-nugget/lg-optimus-pad-makes-public-bow">LG's Optimus Pad</a> (formerly known as the <a href="http://www.stuff.tv/news/computers-and-consoles/news-nugget/lg-g-slate-bakes-3d-and-honeycomb-into-a-tablet">G-Slate</a>). It's a Honeycomb tablet. Yes, another one. But LG's done a couple of things differently.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/events/hands-on/lg-optimus-pad-%E2%80%93-hands-on </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-optimus-pad-%E2%80%93-hands/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-optimus-pad-%E2%80%93-hands/news#comments LG Optimus Pad Mon, 14 Feb 2011 14:08:53 +0000 Paddy Smith 415659 at http://www.stuff.tv LG Optimus Pad makes public bow http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-optimus-pad-makes-public-bow/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> How do you stand out in a crowd of HP TouchPads and BlackBerry PlayBooks? By giving your tablet 3D powers... </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="390" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/LgOptimusPad-500_0.gif?1364402172" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>To make sure its Optimus 3D smartphone wasn't left standing on its own pretending to check emails at MWC 2011, LG also officially announced the Optimus Pad – the first tablet with 3D powers.</p> <p>The 8.9in slate sports two 5MP cameras round the back for shooting budget Avatar remakes, though the 3D recording sadly isn't in HD. </p> <p>You can pipe your three dimensional flicks to a 3D TV via the mini HDMI port, or watch back on the 1280 x 768. It's no Nintendo 3DS though – you'll need glasses for the 3D experience.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/events/news-nugget/lg-optimus-pad-makes-public-bow </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-optimus-pad-makes-public-bow/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-optimus-pad-makes-public-bow/news#comments LG Optimus Pad Mon, 14 Feb 2011 12:14:41 +0000 Mark Wilson 415657 at http://www.stuff.tv