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Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 8

Specifications

Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 8Notebook: Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 8 (ThinkPad Tablet Series)
Processor: Intel Atom Z3770
Graphics Adapter: Intel HD Graphics (Bay Trail)
Display: 8.0 inch, 16:10, 1920x1200 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 0.43kg
Average Score: 83.75% - good
Average of 4 scores (from 6 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 95%, features: 86%, display: 88% mobility: 78%, workmanship: 80%, ergonomy: 90%, emissions: 85%

Reviews for the Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 8

70% Lenovo ThinkPad 8
Source: Laptop Mag English
Those looking for an 8-inch Windows 8 tablet for business and pleasure will find the ThinkPad 8 to be a solid choice. The full-HD display and USB 3.0 connectivity -- not to mention the sturdy aluminum backside -- help this slate stand out versus cheaper consumer-oriented options. You also get a fairly sharp 8-MP camera for capturing images in the field.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 03/03/2014
Rating: Total score: 70%
90% ThinkPad Tablet 8: Small, great, and all business
Source: Zdnet.com English
The ThinkPad Tablet 8 is a good Windows tablet that is aimed more at the enterprise than the consumer. From the conservative black casing to the Lenovo utility apps included, the Tablet 8 will be right at home in the enterprise.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 02/18/2014
Rating: Total score: 90%

Foreign Reviews

Business-Tablet mit PC-Funktionalität?
Source: Netzwelt German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/28/2014
84% Lenovo Thinkpad Tablet 8
Source: PC Welt German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/10/2014
Rating: Total score: 84% performance: 89% features: 86% display: 85% mobility: 76%
91% Der Praxis-Check mit Windows 8.1 im Tablet-Format
Source: Notebookinfo German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 03/18/2014
Rating: Total score: 91% performance: 100% display: 90% mobility: 80% workmanship: 80% ergonomy: 90% emissions: 85%
Обзор Lenovo Thinkpad 8: Самый Тонкий Windows-Планшет
Source: Hi-Tech Mail RU→EN
Positive: Aluminum case; high-quality screen; compact and stylish design.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/12/2014

Comment

Intel HD Graphics (Bay Trail):

Integrated GPU for tablet and notebook Bay Trail SoCs. Based on the Ivy Bridge GPU with four Execution Units and support for DirectX 11.

Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


Intel Atom: The Intel Atom series is a 64-Bit (not every model supports 64bit) microprocessor for cheap and small notebooks (so called netbooks), MIDs, or UMPCs. The speciality of the new architecture is the "in order" execution (instead of the usual and faster "out of order" execution). Therefore, the transistor count of the Atom series is much lower and, thus, cheaper to produce. Furthermore, the power consumption is very low. The performance per Megahertz is therfore worse than the old Pentium 3M (1,2 GHz on par with a 1.6 GHz Atom).


Z3770: Soc with an integrated quad core Atom processor clocked at 1.46 - 2.4 GHz, an Intel HD Graphics GPU and a dual channel LPDDR3-1067 memory controller.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


8.0": This is a very small format, which is used for UMPC, Netbooks or Subotebooks. There hardly exist any models with this display format. Working for a long time is uncomfortable. This tiny display is intended for outdoor usage.
The advantage is, that the mini-notebook can be small dimensioned and can be carried easily. Further the tiny display has the advantage, that it needs few energy, which improves the battery runtime and in consequence the mobility. The disadvantage is that the reading of texts is very exhausting for the eyes. High resolutions can hardly be used.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


0.43 kg: This subnotebook is one of the most lightweight of all notebooks and can be carried very easily. There exist hardly any models in this extreme class of weight. 7-9 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.


Lenovo: Lenovo Group Limited is China's largest and the world's fourth largest personal computer manufacturer. Lenovo produces desktops, laptops, servers, handheld computers, imaging equipment, and mobile phone handsets. Lenovo also provides information technology integration and support services, and its QDI unit offers contract manufacturing. Its executive headquarters are located in China and USA. It is incorporated in Hong Kong. Lenovo was formed in 1984 as a spin-off of the Chinese Academy of Sciences new technology unit. The company initially began as a reseller, distributor and later CM for foreign brands, including IBM, entering the Chinese market. In 1990, Lenovo started to manufacture its own PCs and by 1997 became the market leader in China. In 2004, Lenovo bought IBM’s PC business for $1.25billion. Market share regarding sales of personal computers in 2007 (market research IDC): HP 18.9 %, Dell 16.4 %, Acer 9.9 %, Lenovo 7.5 %, Apple 5.7 %

Lenovo reviews


83.75%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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» Acer Iconia W4-821
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» Acer Aspire Switch 10 SW5-012-13DP
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2014-02-22 (Update: 2014-02-22)