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Lenovo IdeaTab A3000 Remove phone

Posted: 24 Feb 2013
Market Status: Released
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Posted: 23 Feb 2013
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeTabletTablet 
Phone functionality Yes 
OSAndroid (4.2)Android (4.4.2, 4.2.2, 4.1.2), TouchWiz UI 
Dimensions7.64 x 4.72 x 0.43 inches (194 x 120 x 11 mm)8.30 x 5.35 x 0.31 inches (210.8 x 135.9 x 7.95 mm) 
Weight11.99 oz (340 g)
the average is 19.5 oz (558 g)
11.92 oz (338 g)
the average is 19.5 oz (558 g)
 
Features Stylus 
ColorsBlack, White  
Display
Physical size7.0 inches8.0 inches 
Resolution1024 x 600 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.

170 ppi189 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.

IPS LCDTFT 
Screen-to-body ratio59.27 %64.78 % 
FeaturesLight sensorLight sensor, Proximity sensor 
Camera
Camera5 megapixels5 megapixels 
Hardware FeaturesAutofocusAutofocus 
Software Features Smile detection, Geo tagging 
Settings ISO control, White balance presets 
Shooting Modes Panorama 
CamcorderYes1280x720 (720p HD) (30 fps) 
Front-facing camera0.3 megapixels VGA1.3 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.

MediaTekSamsung Exynos 4 Quad 
ModelMT81254412 
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.

Quad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A7Quad-core, 1600 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9 
Graphics processorPowerVR SGX544ARM Mali-400 MP4 
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.

1 GB RAM2 GB RAM 
Built-in storage16 GB16 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 64 GBmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 64 GB 
Battery
Capacity3500 mAh4600 mAh 
User replaceableYes  
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Multimedia
Mirroring MHL 
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, Playlists 
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playbackAlbum art cover, Background playback 
SpeakersLoudspeakerEarpiece, Stereo speakers 
Cellular
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS 850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz 
Data HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS 
Phone features
SensorsAccelerometerAccelerometer, Compass 
NotificationsFlight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneFlight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Other featuresVoice commands, Voice recordingVoice commands, Voice recording 
Connectivity
BluetoothYes4.0 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g, n802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage deviceMass storage device 
HDMI via microUSB 
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.

GPSGPS, A-GPS, S-GPS, Glonass 
NavigationYesYes 
OtherComputer sync, OTA syncTethering, Computer sync, OTA sync 
Availability
Officially announced24 Feb 201324 Feb 2013 
Regulatory Approval
FCC approval

FCC approval - The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent United States government agency, directly responsible to Congress. The FCC was established by the Communications Act of 1934 and is charged with regulating interstate and international communications by radio, television, wire, satellite and cable. The FCC's jurisdiction covers the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. possessions. Every wireless phone device that is sold in the U.S. has to be tested and approved for sale by the FCC.

   
Date approved

Date approved - Shows the date when the particular phone is approved by the Federal Communications Commission

 12 Mar 2013 
 FCC ID value: A3LGTN5100 link 
FCC measured SAR

FCC measured SAR - Working closely with federal health and safety agencies, such as the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the FCC has adopted limits for safe exposure to radiofrequency (RF) energy. These limits are given in terms of a unit referred to as the Specific Absorption Rate (SAR), which is a measure of the amount of radio frequency energy absorbed by the body when using a mobile phone. The FCC requires cell phone manufacturers to ensure that their phones comply with these objective limits for safe exposure. Any cell phone at or below these SAR levels (that is, any phone legally sold in the U.S.) is a "safe" phone, as measured by these standards. The FCC limit for public exposure from cellular telephones is an SAR level of 1.6 watts per kilogram (1.6 W/kg).

   
Head 0.78 W/kg 
Product Specific Use 1.07 W/kg 
Simultaneous Transmission 1.59 W/kg 

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