LG schedules release of 8.9-inch tablet


4 Nov 201057 Views

It has been reported that LG Electronics plans to release an 8.9-inch tablet device in 2011.

The struggling electronics firm, who recently announced poor results from an ailing third financial quarter, plans to launch the 8.9-inch tablet device based around the upcoming version of Google’s Android operating system, according to Reuters.

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LG will no doubt be keen to throw its hat in the ring of the fast-growing tablet PC market and hopes to take some business away from companies that currently dominate it – primarily Apple’s iPad.

This could be a make or break release for LG, whose worrisome sales in the smartphone market saw the South Korean electronics company fall to the wayside of its opposition.