Tablets

Lenovo unveils four new tablets at MWC 2017 running Android Nougat

After unveiling its Moto G5 and G5 Plus, Lenovo has unveiled four new tablets under its Tab line-up at this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. The tablets are- Lenovo Tab 4 8, Tab 4 10, Tab 4 8 Plus and Tab 4 10 Plus.

Let’s start with the non plus variants of the Tab 4- Tab 4 8 and Tab 4 10. As the name suggests, the Tab 4 8 features an 8-inch HD display, whereas the Tab 4 10 features a 10-inch HD display. Both the devices sport a resolution of 1280×800 pixels.

Coming to the hardware on the tablets, the devices are rocking Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 chipset paired with 2GB of RAM. Both the devices will be made available in 16GB and 32GB storage options. Lenovo Tab 4 8 packs a 4850mAh battery, whereas the Tab 4 10 packs a whopping 7000mAh battery. These tablets charge using micro-USB port.

Now coming to the Plus variants, Tab 4 8 Plus and Tab 4 10 Plus, both get full-HD panels as opposed to the HD panels seen on the previous variants. The front of the display also holds a fingerprint scanner.

The tablets also get a bump up in the hardware. The Plus line of tablets are rocking Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 625 processor paired with 3GB of RAM. Both the devices also get 32GB of storage space. Both the 8-inch and the 10-inch variants get similar battery configurations too, however, the Plus variants charge using a USB Type-C port.

All the four tablets are running on Android 7.0 Marshmallow with Lenovo’s custom skin on top. They also come with a few features dedicated specifically for the kids. It comes with a Kids account feature where the content on the machine is curated keeping kids in mind. It further adds more parental control to the tablets for a clean user experience. The content is hand-picked by KIDOZ, which is a kid’s content discovery platform on the web.

Lenovo Tab 4 8 and Lenovo Tab 4 10 starts at a price of EUR 169 (approximately Rs 11,999), and EUR 179 (approximately Rs 12,999) respectively. The Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus and Lenovo Tab 4 10 Plus have been priced at EUR 259 (approximately Rs 18,499) and EUR 299 (roughly Rs 21,199) respectively. The tablets will go on sale worldwide starting May 2017.