The Lenovo IdeaPad A1 is there for the taking for anyone the tablet appeals to, which it should given an affordable price tag of $199 while packing decent specs. Also, with a price tag of $199, its in the same league as the Amazon Fire though with a shipping date of October 27th, the IdeaPad can have the early bird advantage against its Amazon rival which will not be ready to ship before November 15th.
As for the IdeaPad A1 specifications, the tablet packs in a 7 inch capacitive multitouch display having a healthy 1024 x 600 pixel resolution. A 1 GHz Texas Instruments OMAP 3622 single core processor makes up the heart of the tablet and works in conjugation with a 512 MB RAM. Connectivity options comprise of 802.11b/g/n WiFi and Bluetooth 2.1 while the operating system is Android 2.3 Gungerbread.
If all of the above seems enticing enough, head over to the official Lenovo site to place your orders.
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