Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 2 first appear two months ago and yesterday at an AT&T event in New York City the company has confirms about release date and pricing. For base configuration without accessories, the ThinkPad Tablet 2 will cost $629 and with a QWERTY keyboard dock plus Microsoft Office 2013 suite full version and Windows 8 Pro as the operating system, the Lenovo tablet will have price tag at $799.
In case if you do not know, Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 2 is the first Lenovo Windows 8 Tablet that designed for business users who need a performances like conventional laptop and portability like a tablet. Weighing at 1.3 pounds (589 grams) with just 9.8mm thick, the tablet is a little heavier and thicker than Ativ Tab Windows 8 RT Tablet from Samsung which has dimension in 265.8 x 168.1 x 8.9 mm with weighs only at 1.25 pounds (570grams). The 10.1 inch display also has same resolution at 1366 x 768 pixels, but the Lenovo device offer IPS screen with anti-glare technology, Stylus support and 10 multi finger multi touch support.
Reportedly, the Tablet 2 will be available in the US market in October, 26 and powered by a 1.86GHz Intel Clover Trail Atom dual-core processor that paired with 2GB of RAM and integrated Intel HD SGX545 graphics card that compatible with Microsoft DirectX 9. For internal storage, this model built in up to 64GB of internal storage with microSD card slot for memory expansion up to 32GB. Of course, as the Windows based device, Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 2 also compatible with Adobe® Photoshop, TurboTax, latest Microsoft Office version, Adobe Reader and other application that usually can you found on your Windows laptop.
Besides a 2MP front facing camera and a 8MP rear camera, the 10.1 inch Windows 8 tablet also has full range of connectivity features, such as USB port, NFC, Bluetooth 4.0, Wifi and 3G/4G with HSPA+ and LTE support, as well as fingerprint reader for security and multiple Display support, just in case you need to work with multi application at the same time. (Check detail specs below after break.) So, what do you think? Are you interested with Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 2 tablet? Please tell us your opinion on the comment box.
Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 2 Specifications
Operating System: Windows 8
Processor: 1.86GHz Intel Clover Trail Atom dual-core
System Memory: 2GB
Graphics chip: Intel HD SGX545
Storage capacity: 64GB
Screen size: 10.1 inch HD IPS, Touch Screen, anti-glare, Led Backlit
Screen resolution: 1366 x 768 pixel
Rear Camera: 8.0 MP, auto focus Led Flash
Front Camera : 2 MP
Sensor : digital compass, ambient light sensor, a vibration motor
Network mode: GPS, 3G/4G with HSPA+ and LTE support
I/O port : 3.5mm jack, USB v2.0, Mini HDMI port, microSD card slot
Connecivity : NFC, Bluetooth 802.11 a/b/g/n Wi-Fi
Dimension : 262.6 x 164 x 9.8mm
Product weight: 650 grams
Battery Lihe : up to 10 hours battery life
Features : fingerprint reader, an optional digitizer, Microsoft Office 2013 suite full version, Adobe Flash and more
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