Lenovo is sending out a serious message to Apple and that is the company is dead serious in giving the iPad a worthy opponent. In fact, Lenovo’s arsenal comes in the form of three new tablets, two of which runs Android Honeycomb and the other runs Windows 7 OS. The two Android tablets namely, Lenovo IdeaPad K1 and Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet are both equipped with Nvidia Tegra 2 processor and features Netflix support. The Windows 7 ThinkPad Tablet P1 on the other is loaded with 1.5GHz Intel processor.
In brief here are the specs and features of these three, new Lenovo tablets. First, the Lenovo IdeaPad K1 tablet which features 1 GHz dual-core processor, Android 3.1 OS, 10.1-inch IPS display (1280×800), 5MP rear camera, 2MP front camera, 1GB of memory, 16GB, 32GB or 64GB storage, microSD card slot, micro-HDMI port, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, and 10 hours battery life. The Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet has almost the same features except for a full-sized SD card slot and a slightly heavier weight than the IdeaPad K1. Finally, we have the ThinkPad Tablet P1 featuring a 1.5GHz Intel processor, 10.1-inch display, 2GB of memory, 32GB/64GB of storage, 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB port, microSD card reader, docking port, 2MP webcam and 6 hours battery life.
The Lenovo IdeaPad K1 will be available for $499 for the 32GB model starting July 20, 2011. The 16GB ThinkPad Tablet will be available for $479 without digitizer pen or $509 with the pen, or the 32GB model with digitizer pen for $589. Both variants will be available starting August 12.