Lenovo entered the complex and competitive field of tablets with two devices Input: the Thinkpad , focused on the business segment; and IdeaPad K1 , for the common user terminal we had the opportunity to test with excellent results.
The tittle of this post is Lenovo IdeaPad Tablet K1, A Serious Competitor. Here are best specification of all devices. Lenovo ideapad is best laptop in the market. Among its features, this computer screen 10.1 inch has enough improvements to approach more dangerous form of the unbeatable Samsung Galaxy Tab and Apple iPad , thanks to its interface with some additions of factory and its stylish design and ergonomic . Still, in terms of size, this device is a bit larger and heavier than the above, a factor that some people might become annoying after a while of use.
Its design comes in colors black and attractive red , with well-defined edges and a glossy front panel, as is customary in this type of devices, is a magnet for fingerprints . The image is crisp and looks pretty good, with a resolution of 1280×800 pixels and light colors, but not outstanding. Viewing angles demonstrate robustness, and Lenovo IdeaPad Tablet K1 it is possible to enjoy a movie with 45 ° tilt without problems. Furthermore, both multi touch support like writing worked perfectly, keeping in mind that the mix shift and graphics processor Android Honeycomb can sometimes bring some difficulties.
The buttons are arranged varied and useful. In landscape mode, on the left side of the power button, volume controls, rotation lock switch and the SD card reader, which as usual must be opened with a clip or key provided by the manufacturer is located . In the lower area is the HDMI output port, headphone and USB connections and AC power supply, Lenovo IdeaPad Tablet K1 which strangely are very close, which can be somewhat annoying, besides the fact that there is no micro USB connector. On the front panel are similar to the iPad a large button and one backward.
The interface thus presents the typical flair of the operating system, but what stands out is certainly supplied by Lenovo, with 4 zones defined (mail, music, video and reading) about a balloon that directly accesses internet widget. In addition, next there are buttons and customization settings, providing direct access to the options provided by the operating system and other elements in speaker and microphone. right in the middle of the bottom of the screen keypad application, which when activated initiates a range of models that give entry to a number of programs that can also be selected in the control panel is located. In this regard, it is noteworthy innovations developed by Lenovo, Lenovo IdeaPad Tablet K1 which cleverly arranged the ability to close certain applications by pressing the “X” option, helping to not consume too many resources.
In this regard, Lenovo IdeaPad Tablet K1 terminal offers a 1 GHz CPU Nvidia Tegra 2 with 1 GB of RAM , which is enough to run the operating system, play games, watch videos or listen to music without major surprises, running smooth and solid.
In addition to performance, battery endured just over 8 hours in normal operation, which in practical terms means two hours more than the average and a little less advanced tablets available in the market. The full charge time reaches two hours.
The apparatus includes at its rear, a 5MP camera, 720p recording, flash, and 2 MP front for video calls. Both meet, but as often happens in these cases, and only acceptable form some problems brightness and hues.
Lenovo IdeaPad Tablet K1 Among the applications included publishers include Word, Powerpoint, Excel and PDF with the ability to sync with an external PC or Google Docs, Arcsoft for film editing: Zinio for reading magazines and Amazon Kindle , among many others . Still, if the selection is unsatisfactory, Lenovo offers its own app store specially designed for this purpose, in addition to the provisions in the Google Android Market .
Lenovo IdeaPad Tablet K1 In conclusion, the tablet Lenovo IdeaPad Tablet K1 has merits to face competitors without problems and in many cases away from other small devices to large steps. His style and effective improvements added by the manufacturer are coupled seamlessly with the Android 3.1 Honeycomb operating system, although as mentioned initially, the size and weight -reduced but significant detail to some, may be a bit unsettling for certain users less accustomed. Still, this device is presented as a good alternative offering style, performance and good capacity for slightly less than its closest competitors price.