If the product sells, it sells.” He said that Lenovo is being “tentative with [its] first volume”, unlike certain other manufacturers.
I’m sure they’re underplaying their hopes, but kudos to Lenovo for not making baseless statements such as ‘we’re going to be number 1 plus’, which lacks any credibility and is setting yourself up to fail.
Start small, take a long-term view, iterate your product to refine it, and build content channels. That’s the only way to challenge the iPad. That, or discount it to $99.