Speaking of tablets, Apple iPads are considered one of the contemporary and fantastic tablets with all the bells and whistles one would need. However, aside from Apple and other giants like Samsung, Lenovo seems to struggle a lot by launching tablets one after another. So far, Lenovo has shown a tendency with different tablets in the Yoga series. But this isn’t a Yoga anymore as the Lenovo Pad Pro in Australia with its siblings is a typical tablet with a massive range of features and specifications.
The 11.5-inch OLED display promises unmatched and punchiest colours for all-new gaming and entertainment, whereas 6GB of RAM ensures a smooth and lag-free performance. The rest of the highlights are related to its Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G chipset, 128GB storage, 8600mAh battery, and dual rear camera configuration.
Design & Display
The entire body of the Lenovo Pad Pro with 264.3 x 171.4 x 5.8 mm in dimensions looks fantastic and weighs only 485 grams. The front is completely covered with glass, whereas the rear panel and the frame are made of aluminum. The rear panel also looks a bit smoother – thanks to its dual-camera configuration alongside an LED flash.
On the front, there is a gigantic 11.5-inch display – based on OLED technology for mind-boggling colours. Moreover, with Dolby Vision and 90Hz refresh rate features, it’ll take your entertainment to new heights. The display resolution, however, is 1600 x 2560 pixels with a pixel density of 263 PPI. The rest of the display features include an 84.6% screen-to-body ratio, and a 16:10 aspect ratio.
Software & Hardware
Under the hood, the Lenovo Pad Pro is backed by a decent enough Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G chipset which is further partnered with an Adreno 650 GPU which is solely responsible for graphics. Onto software, it runs on the Android 11 operating system with Lenovo’s own ZUI 12.5 on top. Unlike its younger brother, the Lenovo Pad, it comes in a single configuration in which you will get 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage for smooth multitasking and storing data, respectively. The internal storage, however, can be expanded via a microSD card.
Two distinguished camera lenses are available on the back of the Lenovo Pad Pro tablet with LED flash to help you capture bright and professional photos. This dual configuration consists of a 13MP primary and a 5MP ultrawide camera lens alongside all the basic features you’ll need, such as HDR, Panorama, Touch to Focus, Autofocus, and most importantly, 1080p video recording at 30fps. Selfie fanatics, on the other hand, will enjoy a dual camera setup too – consisting of an 8MP primary and another 8MP IR TOF 3D camera. Both lenses are capable of recording the same 1080p video at 30fps too.
Battery & Others
The Lenovo Pad Pro tablet has a non-removable battery of 8600mAh which ensures it takes you throughout the day conveniently and efficiently without running out of the battery. Moreover, a 20W fast-charging feature is available to restore the battery in a jiffy and you are good to go. The rest of the features include Wi-Fi 802.11, GPS, Hotspot, Bluetooth, and a USB Type-C 3.1 port for charging. The fingerprint scanner, however, is available on the side for smooth locking and unlocking.
Release Date & Price
Alongside its younger brother, the Lenovo Pad, the Pad Pro arrived in stores across China bank on 1st June 2021. Now, it’s hitting stores beyond China too – such as in Australia and New Zealand for the audience to get their hands on one with immediate effects. As for Lenovo Pad Pro Prices in Australia, it costs approx. AUD 450 to AUD 550 with many unbelievable features to give severe competition to the rivals and stand out from a crowd.