Lenovo Miix2 8-inch tablet on Windows 8.1 and Intel quad-core processor priced at $299

Lenovo Miix2 8-inch tablet that runs on Windows 8.1 and powered by IntelBay Trail-T quad core processor will be priced at $299.3 in the U.S.

Miix2 tablet measures 8.35mm thick and weighs 350mg, the devices major said on Wednesday.

The 10-point multi-touch WXGA display delivers an 800 x 1280 resolution.

The new tablet comes with two webcams — 2MP front and 5MP rear camera.

Lenovo Miix2 8-inch features 128GB of eMMC onboard storage (expandable up to 32GB with micro-SD slot) for videos, music and photos, Lenovo said.

Lenovo Miix2 8-inch tablet price

The device comes pre-installed with Microsoft Office Home & Student 2013, allowing users to easily view, edit and manage their documents right out of the box. The tablet also offers the option of a stylus and detachable cover.

“With the Lenovo Miix2 8-inch, users can take advantage of a small, light form factor without sacrificing performance,” said Bai Peng, vice president and general manager, notebook business unit, Lenovo Business Group.



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