Lenovo is getting ready to launch its smallest Windows tablet yet. The Lenovo Miix2 is due out by the end of October, and it’ll feature an 8 inch screen, an Intel Bay trail processor, and Windows 8.1 software.
It’s expected to sell for around $299.
Update: The Lenovo Miix2 is now available for $299.
The Lenovo Miix2 features an 8 inch, 1280 x 800 pixel IPS display, Intel’s latest Atom quad-core processor for tablets, 2GB of RAM, and at least 32GB of storage. You’ll also be able to opt for models with 64GB or 128GB. There’s also a microSD card slot of you need extra space.
The tablet has a 5MP rear camera and 2MP front-facing camera, and optional accessories include a $20 cover case that comes with a stylus — but it’s a capacitive stylus. The tablet doesn’t have an active digitizer.
Lenovo’s Miix2 measures 8.5″ x 5.2″ x 0.32″ and weighs 12.3 ounces. Lenovo says the tablet should be able to get up to 7 hours of battery life.