Lenovo IdeaPhone A820
|Compatible networks||(GSM/GPRS/EDGE): 900, 1,800 and 1,900 MHz;
3G: 900, and 2,100 MHz
|Dimensions||135 mm (5.3 in) H
68.2 mm (2.69 in) W
9.9 mm (0.39 in) D.
|Weight||151 g (5.3 oz)|
|Operating system||Android 4.1.2 "Jelly Bean"|
|System on chip||MediaTek MT6589|
|CPU||Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7|
|Memory||1 GB RAM|
|Removable storage||microSD up to 32 GB|
|Battery||2000 mAh Li-ion|
|Display||4.5 in (110 mm) 960x540 px (245 ppi)|
|Rear camera||8 megapixels (3624x2448 px)|
Lenovo IdeaPhone A820 is a dual-SIM, quad-core MediaTek MT6589 based smartphone belonging to the A series which is an entry-level group of Lenovo mobile communication products. It has been introduced to the market in March 2013.
Design and features
Graphics is run by an incorporated Imagination PowerVR SGX544 GPU.
RAM memory is 1 GB, internal eMMC memory size is 4 GiB, out of which 2.18 GiB is available as an internal SD card. Additionally, the smartphone supports external microSD/microSDHC card of a capacity up to 32 GiB.
The Li-Ion battery capacity is 2000 mAh.
The phone dimensions are 135 x 68.2 x 9.9 mm (5.32 x 2.68 x 0.39 inch) with the weight being 145 g (5.11 oz).
Lenovo A820 received a very warm reception across the world, despite the fact that it is directly available only in China, India, Indonesia, Russia, the Philippines, and Vietnam. In a review for Mobile Network Comparison the author summarized that Lenovo A820 "offers incomparable value compared to almost any phone available on British high streets". It is criticized basically only for a lack of LED flash and a local Chinese stock ROM without multilingual and Google Play Store support.