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Lenovo IdeaTab S5000
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Lenovo IdeaTab S5000 MT8125 1.2GHz 16GB 7" Tablet

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MT8125 1.2GHz Android 16GB Jul 2014
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6 Reasons For

Lenovo Tablet Computers Have Good Reviews

On average Lenovo tablets are rated 81%, which is in the top 30% of all tablet computer manufacturers that we have looked at.

1280 X 800 Pixels Display Resolution

This tablet has a 1280 x 800 pixels display resolution, which is the most frequently found display resolution on tablets that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Very High Front Camera Resolution

Across all the MT8125 processor tablets that have been on the market for around the same time as the IdeaTab S5000 the front camera resolutions range from 0.3MP to 1.6MP. The Lenovo IdeaTab S5000 has a very high front camera resolution (1.6 megapixels) compared to most of the other MT8125 processor tablets that were released more than two years ago.

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Very Thin

The average thickness of MT8125 processor tablets that were released around the same time as the IdeaTab S5000 is 120mm, and the thicknesses range from 7.9mm to 210mm. The Lenovo IdeaTab S5000 has a quite thin thickness (only 7.9 millimeters) compared to most of the other tablet computers that were released more than two years ago.

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Very Narrow

The average width of tablet computers of a comparable type and age to the IdeaTab S5000 is 200mm. The IdeaTab S5000 is one of the narrower tablet computers that were released more than two years ago (only 116 millimeters) amongst MT8125 processor tablets of this age.

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Very Light

Across all the tablet computers of a similar age and spec to the IdeaTab S5000 the weights range from 240g to 610g, and the average weight is 430g. At only 246 grams, the Lenovo IdeaTab S5000 is quite light compared to most of the other tablets that have been on the market for a similar time to the IdeaTab S5000.

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4 Reasons Against

Not 3G Compatible

The Lenovo IdeaTab S5000 is not 3G compatible. Most of the other MT8125 processor tablets that have been around for more than two years are also not 3G compatible.

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Not 4G Compatible

The Lenovo IdeaTab S5000 is not 4G compatible. Most of the other tablet computers of this type and age are also not 4G compatible.

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Very Small Screen Size

The IdeaTab S5000 has a fairly small screen size (only 7 inches) compared to most of the other tablets that came out around the same time as the IdeaTab S5000. Tablets of a comparable age and spec to the IdeaTab S5000 have screen sizes of between 7" and 11", and the average screen size is 8.4".

If you would prefer a tablet computer with a larger screen size then you might also want to look at the Acer Iconia A3-A10 (10.1").

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Very Low Battery Capacity

At only 3,450 milliamperes * hour, the Lenovo IdeaTab S5000 has a quite low battery capacity compared to most of the other tablet computers of this type and age. The battery capacities of comparable spec tablet computers that are a similar age to the IdeaTab S5000 range from 3,200mAh to 9,000mAh, and the average battery capacity is 5,900mAh.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo IdeaTab S5000

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when Lenovo released the IdeaTab S5000.

Four Processor Cores

The IdeaTab S5000 has four processor cores which is average compared to the other 19 tablet computers of this age and spec that we have assessed the number of processor cores of.

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Average Processor Clock Speed

At 1.2 gigahertz, the IdeaTab S5000 has a pretty typical processor clock speed compared to most of the other tablet computers of a similar age and spec to the IdeaTab S5000.

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Average Rear Camera Resolution

At 5 megapixels, the IdeaTab S5000 has a relatively standard rear camera resolution compared to most of the other MT8125 processor tablets that were released around the same time as the IdeaTab S5000.

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Average Internal Storage Capacity

At 16 gigabytes, the IdeaTab S5000 has a relatively typical internal storage capacity compared to most of the other MT8125 processor tablets that have been available for a similar time to the IdeaTab S5000.

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Specification

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Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
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Multi-Touch Technology
Display Technology
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Camera
Rear Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution
Audio
Built-In Speaker
Networking
4G Compatible
3G Compatible
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WiFi Standard
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Microphone Input
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Performance
Design
Size
Form Factor
Colour
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Battery
Maximum Battery Life
Battery Capacity
Battery
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Thickness
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Packaging Content
Keyboard Included
Other Features
Visual Technology
Kids Tablet

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Expert Reviews

(33)
19 December 2013

Against the competitors from Amazon and Google, the test machine has its work cut out for it. The S5000-F is one of the current mid-range models from a major corporation. With a suggested retail...

4 December 2013

Why haven?t Lenovo cracked the tablet market? After all, we all know that Lenovo make great laptops, so they know about portable computing. We also know that the likes of Acer and HP haven?t had... Read more…

30 November 2013

The 3G enabled Lenovo S5000 is a 7 inch tablet. It is running on Android Jelly Bean OS and powered by Quad-core 1.2 GHz processor with 1 GB RAM. It is available for a price of $178 at lenovo... Read more…

6 November 2013

Lenovo S5000 is one of the lightest 7 inch tablet with the only 7.9 mm thickness and 246g weight. Its 1280 * 800 pixels IPS screen with the built-in shock-resistant framework?drastically increased...

12 September 2013

Lenovo has always been known for making some pretty solid devices at a low price point, and the S5000 is no different, offering you 7-inch tablet for just ?200 (¬£168).The 7-inch display isn?t... Read more…

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User Reviews

(8)
Reviewed 17 September 2014 by George M.
(Verified Purchase)

I would have liked the mini M.2 SSD with some kind of metal cover to protect it from ESD. Also when you install any computer electronic equipment like M.2 SSD, Memory, Video Cards etc..,I suggest... Read more…

Reviewed 15 August 2014 by Endless.Technology

Built up 2 of these, 1 as a DT replacement, and the other for low powered Media Server Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD3H i7-4790S Corsair H75 Crucial Ballistix Elite 8GB [4x2] (N82E16820148496) Corsair... Read more…

Currently the Fastest M.2 on the market
AS SSD BM (on Wi 7U)
Seq-R: 687.09; Seq-W, 614.48; 4K-R: 26.11; 4K-W: 73.31; 4K 64Thrd-R: 250.20; 4K 64Thrd-W: 202.09; Acc. time-R: 0.046; Acc. time-W: 0.049; Score-R: 345; Score-W: 337
Overall Score: 864
Very Responsive- Fast random readwrite speeds
Price
I installed the latest Firmware 1.04 which says it supports secure boot and fixes other errors. You need a MSDOS Boot CD and the Plextor files to flash the drive. This method is old and Plextor needs
Too thick for mt HP EliteBook Folio 1040 1 laptop. It wouldn't lay flat inside without bending the connection board so I ended up using the OEM m.2 SSD that came with it. I would have liked the extra
Price a little high otherwise awesome
Have no idea what's happening but clean Win 7 loading time can be anything from sweet 8s to 1994's 60 seconds. Sad and unexpected
Reviewed 20 February 2015 by Mr M.
(Verified Purchase)

Using in an Asus x99-Deluxe. Wouldn't show up at first but after as a BIOS update, was flying in no time...

Reviewed 25 December 2014 by Vladimir K.
(Verified Purchase)

Seems to me that OS loading time problem have solution and may be caused by X99 motherboard. May be newer BIOS will help but now I have the latest ver. Can't rate higher than 3* until get stable... Read more…

Reviewed 5 September 2014 by William H.
(Verified Purchase)

In my previous system that was 5 years old, I went from a spinning boot disk to a SSD. The speedup was impressive. I had a Crucial SSD that died just after the warranty ran out and I had to... Read more…

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