Product code: 80251503
Bringing entertainment to life, the Lenovo A8-50 Android tablet is an affordable way to enjoy video, music, games and your favourite apps. Packing an HD wideview display, Dolby Digital Plus audio technology and a quad-core processor, this is a slim multimedia tablet you can take anywhere.
Video and Music Hub
With Dolby Digital Plus audio enhancement, the A8-50 can deliver louder, more natural, distortion-free sound, whether through the headphones or the integrated speaker. Combined with a bright and colourful multitouch display, the A8-50 is great for watching videos on the go. IPS (In-Plane Switching) technology helps to provide a wide viewing angle, so you can share on-screen content with the people around you.
The A8-50 is powered by a MediaTek quad-core ARM Cortex-A7 processor and 1GB of RAM, delivering the performance you need to run the latest Android apps and games, while providing a smooth experience when navigating your tablet and widgets.
The A8-50 features a long battery life of up to 11 hours, so you can use it on the go without fear of the battery running out. It weighs only 350g, making it a practical device to take on your travels, so you can enjoy movies, web browsing, reading and more without feeling weighed down. It's also less than 9mm thin, so slipping it into a bag or case won't be a problem.
Built-in dual cameras cater for all of your imaging needs. The front-facing 2 megapixel webcam is ideal for taking selfies and video chatting, while the rear 5 megapixel will take a high quality photo with auto-focus ensuring your subject is sharp.
The A8-50 comes with 16GB of storage built in. But if that’s not enough, it also features a microSD card slot, so you can treble your storage space with cards of up to 32GB.
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- Audio Details
Different manufacturers use different sound systems to improve your audio experience
- Integrated speaker with Dolby Audio Technology
- Battery life
An estimate of how long the battery lasts before needing recharging, based on standard tasks and usage
- Up to 11 hours
- Bluetooth Enabled
Bluetooth is a wireless way of transferring data between electronic devices over short distances
- Yes - 4.0
- CD/DVD/Blu-ray Drive
Whether this machine can play or burn (write to) Blu-ray discs, DVDs or CDs.
- Camera (front-facing)
Used for making video calls
- 2 megapixels
- Camera (rear-facing)
A camera on the back of the device, typically used for taking photos and videos.
- 5 megapixels
- H217 x W136 x D8.95 mm
- IPS display with capacitive 10-point multitouch
- Midnight Blue
- Graphics card
A component that generates the image you see on your computer screen. More sophisticated graphics card feature memory dedicated to graphics, which is important for a gaming PC
- PowerVR SGX544
- Graphics card type
Graphics card type
A dedicated graphics card enables you to run advanced programmes such as games or design packages more smoothly. Computers without graphics cards run these programmes through their processors.
- Hard drive
Stores files like videos and images, and programmes such as games. A portion of this may already be allocated to data like your operating system
- 16GB eMMC Flash Storage
- Internal Storage
- Location Services
- GPS, A-GPS
- Manufacturer Part Number (MPN)
- Memory (RAM)
Random Access Memory (RAM) allows your computer to multitask. Measured in GB, More RAM will help to run games or demanding programs like video editing more efficiently.
- Memory Card Slots
Memory Card Slots
A memory card slot allows you to transfer photos and files directly from a memory card. Please check that the slot type is compatible with your memory card type
- microSD (up to 32GB)
- Model name / number
- A8-50 Wi-Fi Midnight Blue
- NFC enabled
Devices with NFC (Near Field Connection) can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
- Operating System Filter
- Operating system
Determines the interface you see on screen and the types of programmes you can run.
- Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
- Pixels Per Inch (PPI)
Pixels Per Inch (PPI)
The number of pixels per square inch of screen. A higher picture resolution makes for greater clarity, depth and detail in the image. Higher resolutions screens also make it harder to distinguish individual pixels from a close distance
Ports used to connect other devices, for example USB to connect peripherals or HDMI to connect to a high definition display. There may be different types of ports, eg. some USB ports can charge a plugged in device while the unit is in sleep mode
- Micro USB
The processor (also called CPU) is the "brain" of your computer and enables programmes to run. Modern processors feature multiple cores that can adapt the speed they run at depending on the task
- Quad-core MediaTek MTK 8121
- Processor Type
Also called CPU (central processing unit) is the circuitry within a computer/laptop/tablet. It carries out the basic instructions that drive a computer/laptop/tablet
- Processor speed
Determines how quickly programmes run. Processors with 'Turbo Boost' can enhance their performance to deal with more demanding tasks and often have multiple cores. Measured in GHz
- SIM Card Type
SIM Card Type
The size of SIM card required
- Wi-Fi Only
- Screen Resolution
Picture quality defined by the number of individual dots (pixels) used to create an image. The higher the number of pixels, the higher the image quality.
- 1280 x 800 pixels
- Screen Size
- 7.1" to 9"
- Screen finish
A matte screen is easier to view in bright light. Gloss screens can provide more vivid colours.
- Screen size
The size of the device's screen, usually measured diagonally in inches
- G-Sensor (accelerometer), vibration
- Touch Screen
- Voice Recognition
Can be operated using spoken commands, so no need for typing, scrolling or clicking.
- Yes- Google Now
- Wi-Fi only
- Wireless Display
Wireless Display technology can be used to present your device's display on a compatible TV or display without using wires.
- Wireless networking
- Wi-Fi- 802.11b/g/n