New Lenovo Tab M10 HD Release With Android 9.0 For $179

Lenovo released the first Full HD Lenovo Smart Tab M10 back in January, but tomorrow they'll release the HD version of a tablet with almost the same name, called Lenovo Tab M10, but we can call it Lenovo Tab M10 HD for the sake of clarity: https://www.lenovo.com/us/lenovo-tab-series/Tab-M10

Though it's not just the screen resolution that's different. Whereas the M10 Full HD is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor, the M10 HD is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 429 processor. And the M10 HD is also launched with Android 9.0 Pie straight out of the box.

The specs for the Lenovo Tab M10 HD consists of a 10.1-inch screen with 1280 x 800 resolution and 300 nits brightness, 2GB of LPDDR3 RAM, 32GB of eMCP storage, and support for microSD cards up to 256GB. You can see the benchmark scores for this version of the Lenovo Tab M10 HD below.

Lenovo Tab M10
Lenovo Tab M10

It features front facing stereo speakers with Dolby Audio, a 2MP front camera, 5MP rear camera, a face recognition camera for facial login, signle-band 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, and a 2A charging 4850 mAh battery, good for 8 hours of battery life.

It's among the six lightest 10-inch Android tablets as it weighs just 480 grams, while the thickness is 8.45mm. The only color for the M10 is black.

This tablet is compatible with the optional dock for which is why it has two pogo pin connectors underneath. Other slots includes the micro-USB port and the 3.5mm audio combination jack.

The Lenovo Tab M10 is entering the market as a cheaper 10.1-inch Android tablet for the whole family, so it also includes Kids Mode built-in. The nearest rival to this tablet is the Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2019).

Lenovo Tab M10 in Kids Mode

Lenovo Tab M10 benchmarks
Lenovo Tab M10 benchmarks

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