Should I buy Lenovo a1000 smartphone

Lenovo IdeaTab A1000, A3000 and S6000 start at 149 euros

Lenovo IdeaTab A1000 with 7-inch display
Image: The new Android tablets from Lenovo have appeared in online retail. With the listing of the IdeaTab A3000, A1000 and S6000, sales prices and technical properties have also become known. is the first provider to list the devices, and the expected release date has been announced for the summer. The tablets join the ranks of entry-level devices in terms of both price and technology.

Lenovo IdeaTab A1000 and A3000 for less than 200 euros

Lenovo IdeaTab A1000 with 7-inch display
Image: At 149 euros, the A1000 is the cheapest tablet of the IdeaTab models that will be available soon. Android version 4.2 (Jelly Bean) is used as the operating system. The screen resolution of the 7 inch (17.78 centimeter) display is 1,024 by 600 pixels. The built-in dual-core processor MTK 8317 with a clock frequency of 1 GHz comes from Mediatek and is accompanied by 1 GB of RAM. The manufacturer specifies a runtime of up to 7 hours for the 3500 mAh battery. The internal flash memory of 16 GB can be enlarged using the memory card slot. In addition to a 0.3 megapixel front camera, the A1000 has a GPS receiver and Bluetooth 3.0. To use the Internet, the A1000 only has access via WLAN 802.11 b / g / n.

Lenovo IdeaTab A3000 comes with 3G
Image: A cellular interface is available on the IdeaTab A3000. This is also one of the most interesting features of the 7-inch tablet. The resolution is identical to the A1000, another difference lies in the existing IPS panel, with which the A3000's display should achieve a viewing angle stability of around 178 degrees. In addition, Lenovo has installed a more powerful processor with four cores and 1.2 GHz and a rear camera with 5 megapixels. Lenovo made cuts in the operating system; the older Android version 4.1 is preinstalled here. The market launch price for the IdeaTab A3000 is 199 euros.

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Lenovo IdeaTab S6000: 10.1 inch with IPS panel and quad core

Lenovo Ideatab S6000: 10.1-inch tablet
Image: The IdeaTab S6000 is a 10.1-inch tablet with a display resolution of 1,280 by 800 pixels. Here too, Lenovo relies on IPS technology. The difference to the A3000 lies in the processor, in addition to the size and the more powerful battery of 6 340 mAh. Four cores with a clock rate of 1.2 GHz are used here. Lenovo also relies on Android 4.2 for the OS. The Lenovo IdeaTab S6000 is priced at 249 euros.