Saayi A8HD and Lenovo IdeaPad A1 has similar price, both based on A8 processors and equipped with HD screens, but what on earth are the differences between these 2 tablets essentially? Which one has a better price/performance ratio? Read the article below, and you will find the answers out.
Since iPad came to our life, not only high-level configurations, but also nice user experience has become the important factors to evaluate a tablet PC. Lenovo, as a first class domestic enterprise, has an amazing research productivity. Saayi, is one of the domestic tablets pathfinder, also has developed mature A8 processors after so many years accumulation.
First of all, let’s compare the configurations of these two tablets.
Configurations Overview of Saayi:
CPU: Samsung S5PV210
GPU: Power VR SGX540
Built-in Memory: 8GB
Display: 7-inch 5-point capacitive touchscreen, resolution 1024*600
Camera: 2 Megapixels front-facing
Ports: mini USB
Configurations Overview of Lenovo IdeaPad A1:
CPU: TI OMAP 3621
GPU: SGX530 (a little weaker than SGX540)
Built-in Memory: 2GB (but it is said only 1GB)
Display: 2-point capacitive touchscreen
Camera: front and rear facing
Ports: Mirco USB, HDMI
On the right is the Saayi A8HD, all of the bottom employs metal material, has an extra search key, the camera is on the top of the machine. The left one is the Lenovo Ideapad A1, only the border employs metal, the bottom is plastic, sleek, and heavy. Both of them support video chat though QQ.
Lenovo IdeaPad A1 has customized four leaf clover interface; most packaging apps are useless, and drag the running speed of OS. Compare to that, the OS of A8HD runs faster, and has an obvious change of the interface.
Ports of A8HD are intensive, while ports of A1 are dispersive.
Keys: A1 has a screenlock key, the same design as iPad, but it’s useless.
A8HD has a dual-channel speaker, A1 has one channel.
Because of the plastic material, the back of A1 can be easily scratched and scarf fingerprints. But with the metal material bottom, A8HD doesn’t need to be taken good care of.
Website surfing: obviously, A1 has a much slower loading speed than A8HD. But the display effect are the same, both of them support the latest online Flash video playback.
A8HD has better graphics.
Through this trial experience, we can tell that Saayi A8HD has a better performance than Lenovo IdeaPad Al. But the later has brand superiority.