Lenovo has launched the S5000, that company’s latest tablet in India. It has a 7-inch (1280 x 800 pixels) wide-viewing angle display, powered by a 1.2 GHz Quad-Core Media Tek 8389 processor and runs on Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean), which is upgradable to Android KitKat in future. It has a 5-megapixel rear camera and a 1.6-megapixel front-facing camera. The company claims that it is one of the world’s lightest and slimmest 7-inch tablet.
It comes with 3G SIM support for data connectivity on-the-go and packs a 3450 mAh battery. It was announced at IFA last year, and we went hands-on with the tablet at that time, check out the hands-on video below.
Commenting on the launch, Rohit Midha, director, tablet business unit, Lenovo India said,
At Lenovo, we believe in making everyday technology devices exciting through our focus on design aesthetics and performance. In keeping with our commitment to design, the S5000 represents a new league of Tablets that are ultra-sleek and ultra-slim. A growing number of technology enthusiasts are buying online and this is the platform we want to tap to reach users who are always connected. Partnering with a trusted, global e-commerce giant like Amazon, will make our products more accessible and easier to purchase. With Amazon’s vast user base, we are confident to increase our reach to the Internet savvy audience.
Lenovo S5000 specifications
- 7-inch (1280 x 800 pixels) multitouch display with 178-degree viewing angle
- 1.2 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT8389 processor
- 1GB RAM, 16GB internal memory, upgradable to Android 4.4 (Kitkat)
- Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) OS
- 7.9mm thick and weighs 246 grams
- 5MP autofocus rear camera
- 1.6MP front-facing camera
- 3.5mm audio jack
- 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS, USB OTG
- 3450 mAh battery
The Lenovo S5000 comes in silver grey colors, priced at Rs. 10,999 and is available exclusively on Amazon in India.