September 3rd 2013 10:35 am

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Measuring just 7.9 mm, the S5000 is one of the slimmest tablets in the market. It weighs in at just 246 grams (0.54 lbs), nearly one-fifth lighter than many of the premium tablets being sold today. Inside this thin and light frame resides plenty of horsepower, starting with a seven-inch 1280x800 resolution, 350 nit brightness and full HD wide-viewing angle display to make it easy to share photos and videos with family and friends.

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Engadget Sep 5, 2013

At 7.9mm (0.3 inch) thick and weighing 236 grams (0.54 pound), the slate is a bit thinner and lighter than the Nexus 7 and ASUS' MeMo Pad HD 7, though that slim profile seems to be the main standout feature.

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SlashGear Sep 5, 2013

You’ll find that this device is rather unassuming in its outward appearance, coming with just one physical piece for the moving – that’s the card slot where you’ll place a microSD card. There may be more room here once the 3G edition appears.

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Pocket-Lint Sep 9, 2013

It's weight almost makes it feel cheap, but the black and silver finish redeem it, just. We also found the rounded edges and back make it easy and comfortable to hold in one hand and it's light weight added to this, even if it doesn't leave you with an enduring sense of quality.

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TechRadar Sep 9, 2013

Light, functional and not much more in between, the Lenovo S5000 on first impressions is a competent 7-inch tablet but not one you will be rushing out to pre-order.

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Android Community Sep 5, 2013

Lenovo has the S5000 powered by a quad-core 1.2GHz MediaTek 8389 processor with 1GB of RAM. The tablet also has a 3450 mAh battery, 1.6 megapixel front-facing camera and 5 megapixel rear-facing camera. Otherwise, the tablet will be running Android 4.2 Jelly Bean.

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eileen001 eileen001

I was browsing an Android or Windows tablet and see gazillions of them. What caught my attention was how slim it was and how it was the perfect size of the tablet I'm looking for. It was very light. This to say that i like to read when i'm in bed laying down. My ipad mini was not light enough...

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