German consumer electronics maker, Medion which was recently acquired by Lenovo has announced a new Android Honeycomb powered tablet as well as an Android powered smartphone. The announcement came during the on-going IIFA 2011 event in Berlin.
First up, the Android tablet PC, to be called ‘Lifetab P9514’ will run Android 3.2 Honeycomb OS, powered by a 1GHz NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor, 16GB / 32GB of storage, 10.1-inch capacitive touchscreen display with 1280 x 800 pixels of resolution along with connectivity options like HDMI, microUSB ports, Wi-Fi, DLNA and HSPDA. It weighs 720g and will be available in one of the 16GB / 32GB models initially, though we’re not sure about which one it would be.
Along with the tablet, Medion has also announced a new smartphone running Android 2.3 Gingerbread with a 4-3-inch display, 5 megapixel camera, pre-loaded GoPal satnav app and all other details about the purported still remain mysterious.
Rumors suggest that the Lifetab tablet will be launched for €399 in Europe along with the smartphone during the Q4, 2011. No word yet on the availability of these products in the US.