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Comment: I wanted to buy this tablet, but before that I wanted to get some info from people who use it.
Has anybody tried playing 720P and 1080P videos on it ? How was the experience ? How does the tab perform while playing HD videos ? any lags in frames or any voice-video syncing issues ?
Also, how is the display while reading ebooks ?
I am buying a 7 inch tab and I have short listed this tablet along with Asus Memo 172V and Huawei Mediapad 7 lite. I have read quite a few reviews but did not find much feedback about HD playback. Any suggestions would be welcome. Thanks.
Good: Excellent value for it's price
Comment: IMHO comparing the Lenovo to the Nexus is an apples to oranges comparison. I'm from Canada and purchased the Lenovo on sale for $75. The Nexus is more than 3 times that amount at $235. I also have a 32 Gig Blackberry Playbook and a 32 Gig 2nd Gen iPad and I probably like the Lenovo the best.
Good: Dual-sim, GPS, solid housing, long-life battery
Bad: Average performance
Comment: Why U R trying to compare 3G Lenovo with Nexus 7 3G? Nexus is nearly 2 times more expensive (~120GBP to ~250GBP for Nexus). I love my Lenovo. It's not a performance "iPad eater" but great tool to work with it. With modified ROM you can making calls, have FM radio and so on. Battery is good (up to 9hrs in airplane mode - tested during last fly). Nexus is great machine, but from different shelf. Hard to compare it. And last one thing, Lenovo have one of the best GPS modeule I worked on!
Good: Price, tough build, expansion for SD and SIMs
Bad: Sluggish performance and poor screen
Comment: I think the Cnet review was a bit harsh. Granted the screen is poor in the sense that you can't view it from all angles and it is a touch dark. I have used the Nexus 7 and there is no doubt the screen is better and it is lighter. But the A2107 was £120 and also has the capability to accept a 3G SIM which is very handy when you are on the move. It is a little underpowered and doesn't handle video brilliantly - often there is a slight lag between picture and sound. So overall, it's average and perhaps not as good as a Nexus 7 provided you always have a wifi connection to hand. But it is by no means a bad machine and certainly doesn't deserve the low ranking given to it by the Cnet review.
Good: A lot, everything the troll that reviewed this tablet disliked, is great
Bad: according to the reviewer of this thing, it is NOT a Nexus 7 LOL
Comment: Buy it you will love it!
Good: price, functionality
Comment: Hi to everybody (again).
I just want to say : if someone want to spend +50 to have resolution and power but not dual sim for 3G connection+Phone calls, rear camera, SD expansion slot, FM radio..take a look at Nexus 7...if viceversa this product is a good deal.
Good: Build quality, rugged construction
Bad: Terrible screen, poor viewing angles, microSD card and SIM cards are hidden behind rear plate
Comment: This review is right. The screen is awful, and the viewing angles are horrible. I'd rather get the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 or the Acer Iconia A110.
Good: excellent value for money, good build quality,3g,good battery
Bad: can be a bit sluggish when starting up apps
Comment: i have owned this tablet for 3 months now after trying out a large number of similar tablets. The CNET reviewer has got a lot of his facts wrong. one of the pictures he includes is actually of the 9 inch Lenovo model A2109.
The A2107 is a budget machine and you need to compare it with other budget 7in machines between £100 -150??? like the gemini tab,galaxy tab 2, go clever,nook,versus,kindle fire etc.
The Nexus 7 costs £199 at PC World thats £50 more than the Lenovo not £10. it has a better screen and processor. It does not have 2 cameras and you have to spend another £100+ for the 3G sim card version.
Screen - the screen resolution compares well with its rivals. Compare it for yourself at Currys/PC world. .
Processor- can be a bit sluggish on starting up an app, but in practice works well otherwise. I've noticed no lag switching between screens. I've played quite a few games action games and it copes really well. my favourite is frontline commando at the moment.
if you like the Lenovo the 9in model has a faster dualcore chip and costs £199.
"Old version android" - actually most tablets on the market at the moment come with ice cream sandwich??? The Nexus is made by Google and traditionally All Google phones and tablets ship with a newer version of android. You should be able to upgrade at a later date
Camera- its low spec. so what??? if you want decent pictures you dont use a tablet.
Back section - I find it a doddle to remove and replace. How many times will you need to remove it anyway ??? maybe once to put your sim card/s in???
Overall its a good buy, it is solidly made, you can adjust the screen brightness. Music also sounds good on the music player.
The wifi and 3g work well.
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