Lenovo IdeaTab A3000 (lenovo-a3000)

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Lenovo IdeaTab A3000
Lenovo A3000 running stock Android
Lenovo A3000 running stock Android
Manufacturer Lenovo
Name IdeaTab A3000
Codename lenovo-a3000
Released 2013
Category testing
Original software Android 4.2.2
Hardware
Chipset MediaTek MT6589
CPU 4x 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7
GPU PowerVR SGX544MP @ 286 MHz
Display 1024x600 LCD
Storage 16 GB
Memory 1 GB
Architecture armv7
Features
USB Networking
Flashing
Broken
Touchscreen
Display
WiFi
Xwayland
FDE
Mainline
Partial
Battery
3D Acceleration
Accelerometer
Audio
Bluetooth
Camera
GPS
Mobile data
SMS
Calls
USB OTG
NFC


Contributors

  • Tooniis

Maintainer(s)

Users owning this device


Flashing

Fastboot is broken on this device.

UART

UART is accessible from test points on the board. These are the test points for UART3, which is where bootloader logs can be read from:

Lenovo-a3000-uart.jpg

It is possible to solder wires to those points and a ground pad for easy access to UART. Those wires can then be passed through the SIM card slot hole in the back shell. The connectors give the back cover a small bump, so you have to use bare wires if you want it to sit flush.

Warning! Bare wires must be insulated properly with tape or some other method to ensure they don't short out with each other or to pins in the SIM card slots.

Lenovo-a3000-uart-wires.jpg