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LG Optimus Pad Remove phone

Posted: 14 Feb 2011
Market Status: Released
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Lenovo IdeaPad Tablet K1 Remove phone

Posted: 20 Jun 2011
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeTabletTablet 
OSAndroid (3.0)Android (3.1) 
Dimensions9.57 x 5.87 x 0.47 inches (243 x 149 x 12 mm)10.40 x 7.40 x 0.50 inches (264 x 188 x 13 mm) 
Weight21.87 oz (620 g)
the average is 15.1 oz (431 g)
27.20 oz (771 g)
the average is 15.1 oz (431 g)
 
Display
Physical size8.9 inches10.1 inches 
Resolution1280 x 768 pixels1280 x 800 pixels 
Pixel density

Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

168 ppi149 ppi 
Technology

Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

 LED 
TouchscreenMulti-touchMulti-touch 
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensorLight sensor 
Camera
Camera5 megapixels, Dual-lens (3D)5 megapixels 
FlashLEDLED 
FeaturesAutofocus, Digital zoomAutofocus, Digital zoom 
Camcorder1920x1080 (1080p HD) (30 fps)1280x720 (720p HD) 
FeaturesVideo calling  
3D captureVideos: Videos: 1280x720 (720p) (30 fps)  
Front-facing cameraYes2 megapixels 
Hardware
System chip

System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.

NVIDIA Tegra 2NVIDIA Tegra T20 
Processor

Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

Dual core, 1000 MHzDual core, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortx A9 
Graphics processorYesGeForce 
System memory

System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.

 1000 MB RAM 
Built-in storage32 GB32 GB 
Storage expansion microSD, microSDHC 
Battery
Capacity 7400 mAh 
Not user replaceableYesYes 
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter by Album, Artist, Playlists 
Features Album art cover 
SpeakersEarpiece, LoudspeakerStereo speakers 
YouTube playerYesYes 
Internet browsing
Built-in online services supportFacebook, Picasa/Google+, TwitterFacebook, Twitter 
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz  
UMTS900, 2100 MHz  
DataHSDPA 10.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 2 Mbit/s  
Positioning

Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. There are three main types: GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS. GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather. A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization. GLONASS - GLONASS is a global positioning system, developed by the Russian Federation. It’s very similar to GPS, but isn’t so popular in cell phones.

GPS, A-GPSGPS, A-GPS 
NavigationYes  
Connectivity
BluetoothYes2.1, EDR 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g, n802.11 b, g, n 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage deviceMass storage device 
HDMIYesMicro HDMI (Type D) 
OtherDLNA, Computer sync, OTA syncComputer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneFlight mode, Silent mode 
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, CompassAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass 
OtherVoice recording  
Availability
Officially announced14 Feb 2011  
Scheduled release

Scheduled release - Shows when is the particular phone scheduled to be made available to the public in North America

2011 (Official)  
Shopping information
Warranty period 24 Months 

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