Notebookcheck

Lenovo IdeaPad K2

Specifications

Lenovo IdeaPad K2
Lenovo IdeaPad K2
Processor
NVIDIA Tegra 3 4 x 1.2 - 1.3 GHz, Kal-El
Display
10.1 inch 16:10, 1280 x 800 pixel, glossy: yes
Weight
500 g ( = 17.64 oz / 1.1 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

Pricecompare

Reviews for the Lenovo IdeaPad K2

Lenovo K2 review
Source: Tech Advisor English
The Lenovo K2 tablet felt lightweight and well-balanced and the display looked good for its resolution, with a noticeably minimal air-gap.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 03/05/2012

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce ULP (Tegra 3): Integrated Ultra Low Power (ULP) graphics card in the Tegra 3 SoC. Similar to the Tegra 2 GPU but with additional pixel shaders and optimizations.

These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible.

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


3: High-End-SoC for tablets and large smartphones which integrates 4 ARM Cortex A9 Cores and a power saving companion core. Furthermore, a GeForce LP GPU is included that is based on the old GeForce 7.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


10.1":

This is a typical display size for tablets and small convertibles.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


0.5 kg:

This is pretty heavy for a smartphone. Usually, small tablets weigh as much.


Lenovo: Lenovo ( "Le" as in the English word legend and "novo" (Latin) for new) was founded in 1984 as a Chinese computer trading company. From 2004, the company has been the largest laptop manufacturer in China and got the fourth largest manufacturer worldwide after the acquisition of IBM's PC division in 2005. In addition to desktops and notebooks, the company also produces monitors, projectors, servers, etc.

In 2011, Lenovo acquired the majority of Medion AG, a European computer hardware manufacturer. In 2014, Lenovo took over Motorola Mobility, which gave them a boost in the smartphone market.

From 2014 to 2016 Lenovo's market share in the global notebook market was 20-21%, ranking second behind HP. However, the distance decreased gradually. In the smartphone market, Lenovo did not belong to the Top 5 global manufacturers in 2016.


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

 

Similar devices from a different Manufacturer

Toshiba Excite Pure AT10-A-104
GeForce ULP (Tegra 3)
Toshiba Excite Pure
GeForce ULP (Tegra 3)
Toshiba Excite 10 SE
GeForce ULP (Tegra 3)
Fujitsu Stylistic M702
GeForce ULP (Tegra 3)
Acer Iconia Tab A211
GeForce ULP (Tegra 3)
Asus Memo Pad Smart 10 ME301T
GeForce ULP (Tegra 3)
Asus VivoTab RT TF600T
GeForce ULP (Tegra 3)
Asus Vivo Tab RT TF600
GeForce ULP (Tegra 3)
Toshiba AT300-101
GeForce ULP (Tegra 3)
Fujitsu Stylistic M532
GeForce ULP (Tegra 3)
Acer Iconia Tab A700
GeForce ULP (Tegra 3)
Toshiba Excite 10
GeForce ULP (Tegra 3)
Acer Iconia Tab A510
GeForce ULP (Tegra 3)
Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF300
GeForce ULP (Tegra 3)

Devices with the same GPU

Viewsonic VSD241
GeForce ULP (Tegra 3), Tegra 3, 24", 7.2 kg
HP Slate 7 Plus 4200ef
GeForce ULP (Tegra 3), Tegra 3, 7", 0.342 kg
Toshiba AT270-100
GeForce ULP (Tegra 3), Tegra 3, 7.7", 0.332 kg
Acer Iconia Tab A110
GeForce ULP (Tegra 3), Tegra 3, 7", 0.4 kg
Lenovo IdeaPad A2109
GeForce ULP (Tegra 3), Tegra 3, 9", 0.58 kg
Sony Xperia S
GeForce ULP (Tegra 3), Tegra 3, 9.4", 0.57 kg
Google Nexus 7
GeForce ULP (Tegra 3), Tegra 3, 7", 0.345 kg

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

Lenovo Smart Tab M8 TB-8505FS
PowerVR GE8300, Mediatek Helio A22 MT6761, 8", 0.305 kg
Lenovo Chromebook 10e-82AM0002US
Mali-G72 MP3, Mediatek MT8183, 10.1", 0.5 kg
Lenovo Tab M10 FHD Plus
PowerVR GE8320, Mediatek Helio P22 MT6762, 10.3", 0.46 kg
Lenovo Tab M8 HD
PowerVR GE8320, Mediatek Helio A22 MT6762M, 8", 0.305 kg
Lenovo Tab M7
Mali-400 MP2, Mediatek MT8321, 7", 0.236 kg
Lenovo Yoga Smart Tab YT-X705F
Adreno 505, Snapdragon SD 439, 10.1", 0.58 kg
Current Prices
Please share our article, every link counts!
> Notebook / Laptop Reviews and News > Library > Lenovo > Lenovo IdeaPad K2
Stefan Hinum, 2012-03-18 (Update: 2012-05-26)