Company Lark remind me far more of a car navigation segment than tablets online. So when I got my hands on Lark FreeMem 70.15, the review unit approached with caution. As it soon turned out, was wrong! This 7-inch design captivated me almost at once the power components, quality IPS screen and superb presence, but above all useful add-ons, which converts the hardware into the perfect mobile device. How many superlatives? Feel free to read my opinion on Lark FreeMem 70.15.
Video review tablet Lark FreeMem 70.15
Build / quality
FreeMem 70.15 Lark was built based on high-quality plastics. This gives the machine durability and lifetime housing. The individual elements are folded together well – nothing creaks under your fingers, and mounting slots are reduced to a minimum. The designers chose a style for this model simple, but tasteful. The corners were wyokrąglone. The rear panel merges with the side walls in a single block. The manufacturer chose to put on a clean minimalism than with aggressive advertising. Therefore, the housing is not overgrown uświadczymy any signatures and markings.
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In terms of dimensions of the tablet, the designers did a medal. 7-inch design is very slim, and the widescreen format that lets you put into a jacket pocket or briefcase. During transport, we will not weigh – equipment weighs less than 370 grams. It is worth to get a proper case or bag that will protect the screen if need be.During tests, I was fully satisfied with the ergonomics. Despite covering most of the front panel protective sheet of, the manufacturer has left little space to be able to resist our fingers crossed. In this way we will not display such dirty when watching a movie. Buttons (in number of standard device with Android ICS) and the ports are well designed. Keep in mind that the speaker is easily cover your hand if you grasp the housing in the wrong way. The front panel has a webcam located on the upper frame surrounding the screen. We have a standard in the segment of low-cost 0.3 megapixels – to talk on Skype at the same time. For a similar assessment deserves a built-in microphone and speaker. The list of components completes the second camera, located on the rear panel. In this case, the matrix has a resolution of 2 megapixels.
Tablet is equipped with a 7-inch screen technology developed by IPS. It is characterized by an appropriate resolution for widescreen format, which is 1024 x 600 pixels. Successfully enough to the material presented on the display was characterized by high sharpness and readable. Viewing angles are great – the change of color contrast and small, even at high inclination. Thanks YT clips can be viewed in a larger group. Backlight level is continuously variable from the system and the quick menu. The screen is not easy on the eyes, even with prolonged use.Tablet supports multidotyku. Sensors arranged in a matrix simultaneously recognize up to five pressure points, which allows you to navigate with gestures. It should be noted when using the device did not register the effect of "jacuzzi". Only a very strong emphasis will generate a grid of small droplets and irregularities under the panel.
The designers have focused all communication ports on one side of the tablet. At first glance this is a standard set. Micro-USB port for connection to a computer or an adapter to connect a full size USB microSD card slot, mini-HDMI connector, connector 3,5 mm jack and of course the power socket. Tablet, however, was designed as a mobile device. Therefore, the board also got 3G modem, which can be used both for browsing and the traditional calling and sms-ing. SIM cards are pushed into a spring jack on the side, but that it has detected the device, restart the system.But that does not stop mobilizing Lark FreeMem 70.15. Tablet is equipped with a WiFi card works in standard b / g / n. It offers a stable transfer of data, I checked both large and small files. With HotSpot, we can separate the Internet signal and thus turn the device on the router. Built-in Bluetooth wireless connection will allow us for example to external speakers. The icing on the cake is a GPS module, error-free detection of our position, unless they hide in the basement.
On board the device, see lithium-ion battery. It is characterized by rather low yield – will allow us to a film screening, or about three hours surfing the web. With a car charger, but we can always recharge the tablet on the go. Below are the detailed results and characteristics of the tests, which gave up 70.15 FreeMem Lark.
- 2 hours and 3 minutes (150 minutes) operating at normal load (reader mode – WiFi disabled, launched a PDF file, running a music player running in the background set of standard services, the screen brightness of 100%);
- 3 hours (180 minutes) operating at normal load (mode browser – WiFi enabled, an active connection to the network, launch your browser, operating in the background set of standard services, brightness 40%);
- 2 hours (120 minutes) Heavy Duty (enabled and active WiFi, Full HD video running, screen brightness 40%).
Manufacturer of naturally joined to a set of dedicated AC adapter. Approximate time of the battery to 100% to just over an hour, which is a sensational result. In addition, we can recharge the battery via the USB cable, although it takes longer, respectively.
Tablet is built based on a dual-core processor-based AMLogic Cortex A9 architecture. The nominal clock speed is 1.2 GHz. But tests have shown that the computational unit operates at maximum rate of 1 GHz. Responsible for the graphics system of Mali-400 MP and 1 gigabyte of RAM. As a data warehouse, we can use 4 GB of memory in use. On board you will find the Android operating system version of ICS. We have not noticed that the front-producer strongly interfered with the functionality of OSU.How has the above configuration? Very good. The fluidity of the system and running applications is high. Games, even the graphically advanced, work without a problem. I managed to play in both the Angry Birds, and Blood and Glory. However, it does not overdo the amount included in the application and appkillera better to install that will allow us at a critical time to free up RAM.
This is what is missing, you can download from Google Play.
The functionality of the tablet is not just a game. You have access to a number of predefined applications, so that immediately after the purchase of equipment can play almost any music format, text and film (including those recorded in Full HD). This is what is missing, you can download using Google Play. Tablet, we can therefore replace both the portable music player by plugging in headphones and charging the card with any amount of music, or PDFs in Reader, which thanks to the IPS screen offers a high comfort.Those who can not leave behind online communities at any time may come from the browser (or a corresponding application) on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. Standard Adobe Flash running on this machine without reservation. If they catch us on the road head, will save us a mail client and a comprehensive suite of office applications. In the comfort of your home can connect to the tablet's large screen, using a mini-HDMI connector. Our practical feelings compared with the results of benchmark tests. We performed four popular tests – starting from the top, we have results for SmartBench 2012 (774/1302 pts.), Quadrant (1776 pt.), An3DbenchXL (18 126 pts.) And AnTutu (4113 pt.).
Summary, evaluation and review
Lark FreeMem 70.15 illustrates the definition of each mobile device. A small, inexpensive, with a meaningful components, versatile and above all, offering a wide range of communication. Taking it with you on a journey, we can be confident that we will not be without the Internet, and lost or damaged phone, we can easily replace the tablet. If you are already benefiting from smart phones, you can imagine how easy it is to write text messages on a larger keyboard, touch pad. The disadvantage is the low battery here, but this can be remedied car charger. [temperature] APPEARANCE / QUALITY | 3.5 | HOME | 4.5 | POWER OUTPUT 2 | PERFORMANCE | 3 | SOFTWARE | 4.5 | EQUIPMENT | 5 [/ temp]