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Lenovo IdeaPad A8
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Lenovo IdeaPad A8 MTK8121 1.3GHz 16GB 8" Tablet

MTK8121 1.3GHz Android 16GB Mar 2014
Processor Model Processor Clock Speed Operating System Internal Storage Capacity Release Date
8 Wideview IPS DisplayThe A5500's HD multitouch display offers a clear and colorful viewing experience whether indoors or outside, plus 30% more screen real estate than a 7 tablet. The in-plane... More
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3 Reasons For

Lenovo Has Good Reviews for Its Tablets

Lenovo is one of the superior tablet manufacturers according to average expert and user review score data that we have collected for all tablets.

4 Bluetooth Version

This tablet computer supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many tablet computers that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Very Thin

Similar spec tablet computers that have been available for a comparable time to the IdeaPad A8 have thicknesses of between 8.9mm and 180mm, and the average thickness is 65mm. The IdeaPad A8 has a quite thin thickness (only 8.9 millimeters) compared to most of the other comparable spec tablet computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the IdeaPad A8.

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3 Reasons Against

Not 4G Compatible

The IdeaPad A8 is not 4G compatible. Most of the other tablet computers of a similar age and type to the IdeaPad A8 are also not 4G compatible.

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Very Short Standby Time

With a standby time of only 20 hours, the IdeaPad A8 has one of the shorter standby times amongst comparable spec tablet computers of this age. The standby times of tablet computers of this age and spec range from 11h to 1,900h.

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Very Quiet Speaker Power

The quietest speaker power of tablet computers that have been available for a similar time to the IdeaPad A8 is 0.5W and the loudest is 3W. The IdeaPad A8 has one of the quieter speaker power (only 0.5 Watts) amongst similar spec tablets of this age.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo IdeaPad A8

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when Lenovo released the IdeaPad A8.

Four Processor Cores

The number of processor cores on the Lenovo IdeaPad A8 is four. That's average compared to the other six tablet computers of this age and type that we have assessed the number of processor cores of.

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Average Processor Clock Speed

The IdeaPad A8 has a relatively average processor clock speed (1.3 gigahertz) compared to most of the other tablets that have been available for around the same time as the IdeaPad A8.

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Average Rear Camera Resolution

With a rear camera resolution of 5 megapixels, the IdeaPad A8 has a relatively standard rear camera resolution compared to most of the other MTK8121 processor tablets that have been around for more than two years.

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Average Internal Storage Capacity

The IdeaPad A8 has a relatively typical internal storage capacity (16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other similar spec tablet computers that have been around for a comparable time to the IdeaPad A8.

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Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 8 inches, the IdeaPad A8 has a fairly typical screen size compared to most of the other MTK8121 processor tablets that have been available for a similar time to the IdeaPad A8.

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Specification

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Processor
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Print Technology
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Internal Memory
Software
Operating System
Operating System Version
Platform
Storage
Internal Storage Capacity
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Storage Medium
Display
Screen Size
Touch Screen Technology
Multi-Touch Technology
Display Technology
Touch Sensitive Screen
LED Backlight
Display Resolution
Graphics
Camera
Rear Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Video Recording
Rear Camera
Audio
Built-In Speaker
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker
Networking
4G Compatible
3G Compatible
Bluetooth Version
WiFi Standard
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Standard
Ports & Interfaces
Combo Headphone / Microphone Port
Headphone Jack Size
Microphone Input
Headphone Output
Micro-USB 2.0 Port
Phone Features
Messaging
Performance
Accelerometer
GPS
GPS
Design
Size
Form Factor
Colour
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel Active Management Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Battery
Continuous Video Playback Time
Maximum Battery Life
Battery
WiFi Browsing Time
Power
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Thickness
Width
Operational Conditions
Packaging Content
Keyboard Included
Other Features
WiFi
Technical Details

Expert Reviews

26 March 2015

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Price
Solid design and construction
Long battery life
Great size for multiple uses
Good performance
Screen could have been a bit brighter
Unremarkable design
Irritating Android modification
Jelly Bean OS
Not impressive display resolution

User Reviews

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Reviewed 7 October 2014 by Rhonda W.
(Verified Purchase)

If you want a good tablet but hate to spend a lot of money this i a great buy...

Amazing battery life Will last 2 days of pretty heavy usage before I need to charge it, and then it only takes 3 hours to fully charge. Battery doesn't seem to drain when in standby. The speaker is ni
The only real cons that I can find is the lack of an app drawer and, I like to have my apps strategically placed on my screens and every time I power the unit off and back on, they are rearranged in a

Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 59407798, lenovo 80211, lenovo 80211n, lenovo 80211b
Barcodes 00000059407798, 00888440138251, 00888440138305, 00888440138572, 00888440138619, 00888440138695, 00888440138732, 08884401387326

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