Lenovo A1000 features a 1.2 GHz dual-core MediaTek 8317 processor, 1 GB of RAM, 4 GB internal storage and microSD card slot. The tablet is based on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system and has a 3500 mAh battery. It has a 7-inch screen with 1024x600 pixels resolution and 2G voice calling support as well.
Lenovo Ideapad A1000 will be competing with Samsung's Galaxy Tab 311, Asus Memo Pad and Acer Iconia A1 - all of which come without SIM support. Lenovo has in fact priced at par with similar tablets from Indian brands.