Lenovo A1

Android Community Evening Wrap-Up: February 16, 2012

Today we had a handful of stories that deserved to be rehashed to make sure those of you that missed them the first time. First up, a rumor surfaced that Android 5.0 'Jelly Bean' could be due in 2nd quarter of this year. The term 'Jelly Bean' hasn't even been confirmed, so take this with a grain of salt. However, sources claim Google is hinting for its hardware partners to consider it for new tablets and notebooks.

Lenovo IdeaPad A1 Hands-on and unboxing

If you've been looking for a budget Android tablet and some of the current offerings aren't quite what you've been looking for then I might have just the device for you. The Lenovo IdeaPad A1 tablet. Today we had the opportunity to unbox it and get a quick hands-on for everyone to check out. It might not be the fastest or the best, and it runs on Gingerbread but take a look below to see more.

Deal Alert: Lenovo IdeaPad A1 on sale for $167 [UPDATE]

Ever since the HP TouchPad firesale put the idea of super-cheap tablets into people's heads, technophiles the world over have been clamoring for deals on big-screen mobile hardware. The success of the relatively inexpensive Kindle Fire and Nook Color/Nook Tablet are testaments to this. If you're looking for a tablet deal and don't mind sticking with Gingerbread, Lenovo is selling the IdeaPad A1 for just $167.20 at its online store - a good 25% lower than any competing model from a large manufacturer.

Lenovo A1 7″ Android Tablet Revealed

Today we have some news regarding the latest tablet to come from Lenovo. They are calling this the A1 and it will be their 7" offering in the Android tablet market. Although we have both bad, and good news regarding the Lenovo A1 we'll share all the details below as well as plenty of pictures they were nice enough to provide.