Lenovo has finally put the IdeaPad A1000 on sale on its official online store in India. The Android tablet was first spotted by the FoneArena, and is available for Rs 8,980 on one-time payment as well as on EMI options.
Weighing in 340 grams, and measuring 10.7mm in thickness, the tablet comes with a 7-inch display offering 1024×600 pixels resolution. It runs on the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core MediaTek MTK8317 processor with 1GB of RAM. Other than this, the tablet offers 4GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 32GB using a microSD. The front of the tablet sports a 0.3-megapixel camera, and dual speakers along with Dolby Digital Plus support.
The tablet comes with support for voice-calling over SIM card on 2G network. Besides this, users can connect over 3G for data via a dongle, and use Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and USB OTG for wireless connectivity. The tablet houses a 3500mAh battery which offers up to 8hours of Wi-Fi browsing on one full battery charge.
The Lenovo IdeaPad A1000 is available in black color at a competitive price point of Rs 8,980, and will mainly be competing against the like of HCL Me series of tablets and Micromax Funbook series of tablets supporting Voice-calling over SIM and falling within the same price bracket.