Lenovo has made its IdeaPad Tablet K1 official and it is expected to hit selected markets including the US on July 20th. The IdeaPad Tablet K1 will be available with 32GB of internal storage, a microSD card slot and with a 2-cell battery that delivers up to 10 hours of operation from a single charge for the price of $499. It will be available in three different models, a 16GB model, 32GB and 64GB as well with each getting 1GB of RAM.
Specs-wise, the IdeaPad Tablet K1 Android 3.1 Honeycomb Tablet packs the power of NVIDIA’s Tegra 2 T20 1.GHz dual-core processor, it gets Lenovo’s custom UI plus it also offers support for Adobe Flash Player 10.3 which should make it a competitor of the Blackberry Playbook Tablet. It comes equipped with a 10.1-inch capacitive touchscreen display with multitouch support and a 1280×800 resolution, it has a 5-megapixel camera on its rear and a 2-megapixel camera on the front that enables video chats.
The IdeaPad Tablet K1 measures only 13.3mm thick, it weighs in at 750g with its battery and it has a few important connectivity ports such as a mini HDMI output connector which enables the user to stream videos to an HDTV, it is the first Android Tablet certified to deliver Netflix video streaming and it comes pre-loaded with a variety of applications including Netflix, Amazon, Adobe, Electronic Arts, Rovio, Zinio, Dataviz, Kindle App, Documents to Go and games such as Angry Birds and Need for Speed Shift.