Lenovo’s Miix 2 8-inch Windows 8.1 tablet is the cheapest one to cost $299 – Specs


Lenovo has finally decided to enter the Windows 8.1 tablet with its 8-inch Miix 2 which will probably hold the title of the cheapest tablet. The 8-inch tablet by Lenovo, despite its small size still manages to pack the powerful hardware and a pretty good design and still manages to become the cheapest ever Windows 8.1 tablet in market.

Lenovo’s Miix 2 8-inch Windows 8.1 tablet is the cheapest one to cost $299

We have previously seen the Acer Iconia W3 and the Toshiba Encore tablets and Lenovo’s Miix 2 tablet would be the third tablet with 8-inch screen. Miix 2 carries a Intel Bay Trail quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM, upto 64GB of storage and 5MP camera on back.

Miix 2 will also be the first 8-inch Windows 8.1 tablet which will include a stylus support on screen which would be sold as a separate optional accessory.

Lenovo Miix 8-inch tablet has the following specifications:

  • 8.35mm in thickness
  • 350 grams in weight
  • Intel Bay Trail quad-core processor
  • 2GB of RAM
  • 32GB or 64GB of internal storage
  • MicroSD card slot for external memory
  • 8-inch widescreen 16:10 screen with 10 touch points support
  • Screen resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels
  • Optional stylus to work on screen
  • 5MP camera on back with Windows 8.1 camera feature support
  • 2MP camera on front with Windows 8.1 camera feature support
  • Pre-installed Office 2013 Home & Student Edition
  • Optional dockable keyboard

The tablet will be priced $299 for 32GB model and $399 for 64GB model whereas, the optional stylus and keyboard cover will cost additional $20.

Lenevo is scheduled to launch this cheapest tablet later this month after Windows 8.1 launch scheduled for October 18, 2013.

Via: The Verge

Source: Lenovo Press Release


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