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Lenovo Ideapad A1 22282EU 7-Inch Tablet (Black)

by Lenovo
214 customer reviews
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The affordable 7" Ideapad Tablet A1 is a durable Android based multimedia device good for the web on the go. It's unique offline GPS navigation technology allows direct satellite connection. Plus the Lenovo App Shop and Android Market give you easy access to thousands of apps.

The Lenovo 7" IdeaPad Tablet A1: Comes with everything except a hefty price tag.

If you're always on the go and always online, look to our 7" IdeaPad A1 Tablet, a compact yet rugged multimedia device that runs on the Android™ 2.3 operating system. Affordable, slim and with an eye-catching black design, the A1 Tablet is also durable with a magnesium alloy roll-cage internal frame that protects the critical system components in case of accidents or jolts. It's preloaded with more than 10 useful apps, and with access to both the Lenovo App Shop and the Android Market, thousands of apps are just a click away.


Lenovo IdeaPad A1 Tablet


  • TI® 3622 (Cortex-A8) 1GHz single-core processor
  • Android 2.3 operating system
  • 7" LED (1024x600) capacitive multi-touch display
  • 512MB LP DDR memory, 16GB SSD (Solid State Drive) storage
  • Wi-Fi and Bluetooth® connectivity
  • Less than 1/2" thin — 7.6"(H) x 4.9"(W) x 0.47"(T)
  • Micro SD card reader and a Mini USB port
  • Integrated front (0.3M) and rear (3M) webcams


  • Connect in style — the A1 sports a sleek, contemporary design
  • Solid as a rock — internal frame that protects the critical system components


  • Ultraportable — the A1 weighs in at less than 1 lb (0.88 lbs)
  • Micro SD card reader and a Mini USB port for easy connections to other devices
  • 16GB SSD (Solid State Drive) of storage


  • Web-optimized with Android 2.3 and instant synching
  • Integrated front (0.3M) and rear (3M) webcams
  • Adobe® Flash® support for vivid animation and video playback
  • More than 10 preloaded apps, plus the Lenovo App Store and the Android Market ensure ready access to thousands more




Start your tablet experience right when you open the box. The A1 comes preloaded with over 10 popular apps. You can also take advantage of everything Android has to offer with the Android Market and the Lenovo App Shop, which contains apps tested specifically for Lenovo tablets.


Optimized for the Web with full Flash support for vivid animation and video playback so you can enjoy your favorite online videos and websites.


Connect to your entire social network, and video chat with your your circle from anywhere in the world with the front and back mounted webcams.


IdeaPad A1 Tablet

Product Information

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Screen Size7 inches
Screen Resolution1024 x 600
Max Screen Resolution1024 x 600 pixels
Processor1 GHz 8803 CORTEX A8
Hard Drive16 GB
Graphics CoprocessorOMAP 3622 Graphics
Wireless Type802.11bgn
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 1
Average Battery Life (in hours) 7 hours
Brand NameLenovo
Item model number22282EU
Hardware PlatformPC
Operating SystemAndroid 2.3
Item Weight14.1 ounces
Item Dimensions L x W x H7.58 x 4.78 x 0.47 inches
Color Black
Rear Webcam Resolution 3 MP
Processor BrandARM
Processor Count1
Computer Memory TypeDDR2 SDRAM
Flash Memory Size16
Hard Drive InterfaceSerial ATA
Audio-out Ports (#)1
Additional Information
Best Sellers Rank #16,452 in Computers & Accessories (See top 100)
Shipping Weight1.8 pounds
Domestic Shipping Item can be shipped within U.S.
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Date First AvailableNovember 1, 2011
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126 of 127 people found the following review helpful By kevin374 on December 11, 2011
I picked up this tab a few days ago after some extensive research. Was in the market for a budget tablet $250 or lower. My choices initially were the Kindle Fire, B&N Nook and the Ideapad A1. When the specs/price was put together the Ideapad A1 came out way ahead of the rest. It's true that the Nook and Kindle Fire are dual core tabs but that really doesn't mean anything since usability there is severely limited to be anything more than a media consumption tool for their respective vendors - Amazon and B&N. The Kindle Fire as a permanent storage handicap of 6GB so that was out. The Nook requires an additional $30 SD card since there is only 1GB user space on the that brings the tab price to $279. For just $199 this Ideapad tab gives you everything that you could want in a budget tablet.

- 16GB of storage space (2GB+14GB internal SD)
- MicroSD expansion slot
- GPS which works offline as well (I have not tested this)
- Bluetooth 2.1 in addition to WiFI b/g/n
- Front and rear facing cameras although the front cam is pretty low resolution (.3MP) it's better than no camera at all!

The tab ships with Gingerbread using a very ugly Launcher, this is quickly remedied by installing Launcher Pro which makes it nice and pretty. The capacitive touch screen has no lags at all that I noticed and works very smoothly.

- Screen quality is excellent, at this price point it's terrific, does have an ambient light sensor in the front
- Audio quality via headphones is great, the speaker is pretty loud but speakers on mobile devices are all pretty bad so...
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314 of 328 people found the following review helpful By Amazon Customer on November 13, 2011
After what seemed like forever waiting for a 7" tablet that was designed to be a tablet, with a capacitive screen, GPS, bluetooth, a camera (this has two) and all of the standards (not requiring cell service) for an affordable price (and not being a China wanna be), I thought I finally hit gold with the A1. I actually pre-ordered this directly from Lenovo prior to common availability. Well, to sum it up briefly, it's tons better than any China Wanna Be of any size, but only ties with a converted B&N Nook. (*"converted meaning: rooted and using either a Gingerbread or Honeycomb formatted SD.)

The processor lags compared to Nook. If surfing the Market or the web, you're really never quite sure if you hit the back button because of the lag. Kinda annoying when you discover you've lost you're search or closed out of a program because of this.

Although the resolution is the same as the Nook, the quality and light sensing of the Nook is by far superior.

The touch sensing is equal to the Nook. At times it is very sensitive - unless it's edge sensing. Like the Nook, it sometimes gets a bit persnickety.

The cameras aren't to compare to today's phone or digital camera standards, but this isn't a phone or digital camera and wasn't designed as such. They do the job exactly as I would expect them to. (**Skype is claimed to not work, however other video chat clients have been reported to.)

The GPS rocks. Plain and simple. No data/Wi-Fi required as long as you use a locally installed Nav program. Lenovo includes a limited (one state) nav program just for this. If you hotspot your phone for a data connection, you can use Google's Navigation which is also included. (**GPS does not work within buildings but does fine in a car in a wooded area.
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83 of 88 people found the following review helpful By Eduardo Angel on November 26, 2011
Idea­pad A1 Pros:

*Dual cam­eras (3.1 megapix­els for the rear cam­era)
*Built in GPS and Google maps
*The only one with Blue­tooth
*Built in 16GB stor­age, eas­ily expand­able up to an addi­tional 16GB for $20, or 32GB for around $40 via Micro SD Cards. Accord­ing to Ama­zon 8GB is enough to hold 80 apps, plus 10 movies or 800 songs or 6,000 books.
*The light­est of all
*Runs Android 2.3 (Gin­ger­bread), with many more options than the Ama­zon App Store. No need to hack it or root it.
*Mini USB port for fast dig­i­tal video, audio and data trans­fer. It is also the same port as my phone, one less cable to worry about.

Idea­pad A1 Cons:

*Lack of 3G sup­port.
*512 MB of RAM vs. 1 GB on the Kin­dle Fire.
*Sin­gle proces­sor while the oth­ers have a dual core.

Con­clu­sion: For $200 I get pretty much the same, or bet­ter, specs than the Kin­dle Fire and Nook Color, but I have access to the full Android Mar­ket­place AND the Kin­dle Reader app. If I com­bine this with Ama­zon Prime ($79/year or $39/year if you are a stu­dent) I believe I can get the best of all worlds.
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27 of 27 people found the following review helpful By Jenny on February 27, 2012
I've had the Ideapad A1 for almost a month, have used it extensively every day, and it has run flawlessly during that time. This tablet has a very bright, clear, high resolution screen - and viewing pictures, movies, web sites, etc. is a pleasure. Netflix, YouTube, etc. all work great with no lags. The capacitive touch screen is very smooth.

For just $199, the specs on this tablet were better than anything else I could find in its price range:
- Front and rear facing cameras
- GPS works offline (NavDroyd is installed)
- WiFi/Bluetooth
- 16GB of internal storage space
- MicroSD expansion slot (I added a 32GB MicroSD card)
- Comes with Android Market with access to 400,000 apps (no rooting necessary).

Audio is good. Speaker is fairly loud, but of course the quality via headphones is much better.

Battery life runs about 8 hours in airplane mode, display at about 10% (plenty bright for indoor use) and WiFi on with fairly heavy surfing. The tablet also has an ambient light sensor, which I don't use.

The single core processor handles movies without any lag. Surfing the web is almost as fast as my dual-core laptop. I have not found any issues with the speed of this tablet.

Overall, this is a great tablet. It compares very favorably against everything else in this price range - and I'm very happy with my purchase!

UPDATE AFTER ALMOST 2 MONTHS: I'm still using the A1 extensively every day and have loaded up this tablet with apps, books, and nearly 20GB of music. Still have not had any issues. The display continues to impress me and others who comment on the clarity of everything from photos, to videos, to web pages.
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