Conclusion: It might be possible to put together a decent tablet at this price. Unfortunately, no company has yet proved this to be true. The IdeaTab A1000’s general specs aren’t so different from the original Nexus 7 or the Memo Pad HD, but the A1000 is a poor tablet user experience, rendering the low price a...
Conclusion: Do not mistake this tablet as being something you might weigh against the Nexus 7. Speaking in strictly hardware terms there’s less than half of the performance present. If it were up to me, I would recommend this device only for the demographics I mentioned earlier.
Excerpt: While the Apple iPad mini and Google Nexus 7 battle it out for $200+ small-tablet supremacy, Lenovo's IdeaTab A1000 aims for the shopper who doesn't want to pay much more than a Benjamin for a slate.
Conclusion: Dirt cheap Android tablets are in abundance, but after the recent Google Nexus 7 , it reestablished what it means to be a fantastic budget offering – while at the same time, set the bar higher for everyone else too.
Pros: Dirt Cheap, Good battery life
Cons: Sluggish performance, Low quality display, Heavy in weight, Bland design
Conclusion: The Lenovo IdeaTab A1000 might be among the most affordable tablets available, but its entertainment focus and front-facing speakers aren't enough to make up for an otherwise below average device.
Excerpt: Although the Tablet market is filled with seemingly endless choices, there are those of us who cannot afford the hefty price tag that many carry. For the consumer that wants the current “it” product for less, there is the Lenovo Idea Tab A1000.
Excerpt: The IdeaTab A1000 is a latest entry-level warrior by Lenovo that is powered by 1.2 GHz MT8317 Dual-Core Processor along with 1GB of RAM for ensuring utterly fast processing speed. It sports a 7-inch TFT capacitive touchscreen and runs on the latest Jelly Bean interface with sufficient decency.
Excerpt: The Lenovo IdeaTab A1000 looks like a good entry level tablet for people who do not want to spend a lot of money but want something that is portable and has the same basic functionalities as other tablets.
Summary: Lenovo Ideatab A1000 is an 7.0 inch tablet. The 7 inch Lenovo A1000 is a beginner’s level device introduced by the Lenovo in January 2013. It runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS. It is powered by MediaTek, MTK8317 Dual-core, 1.2 GHz processor with GPU and 1 GB LPDDR2 RAM. It is available for $151.20.
Pros: Good display resolution, Good processing power, Dolby Digital Plus sound system
Cons: Lack of rear camera, Front camera of 0.3 MP, Lack of 3G connectivity