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Lenovo Flex 2 15 2 Core Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB 1TB Hybrid-HDD 15.6" Laptop

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16 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years.

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Good Brand

Based on 4,358 expert and user reviews, Lenovo has good reviews for its laptops. Lenovo also has good reviews specifically for its 2 in 1 laptops.

12 PCI Express Lanes (max)

The Flex 2 15 is a 12 PCI Express lane (max) notebook PC. Most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for more than two years have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max).

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Fairly Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

The maximum on-board graphics adapter memories of laptops of a comparable age and spec to the Flex 2 15 range from 1.7GB to 16GB, and the average maximum on-board graphics adapter memory is 2.2GB. With a maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of 2 gigabytes, the Flex 2 15 has one of the bigger maximum on-board graphics adapter memories amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The Flex 2 15 has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

This laptop's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is in fact the best display resolution amongst all 2 in 1 laptops that are a similar age to the Flex 2 15.

A 1024 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution amongst comparable types of laptop.

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Very Big Total Storage Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the Lenovo Flex 2 15 has a fairly big total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the Flex 2 15. The smallest total storage capacity of laptops of a comparable age and type to the Flex 2 15 is 16GB and the biggest is 1.1TB.

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Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo Flex 2 15 has a front camera. Most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec also have a front camera.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative laptops with a front camera currently available including because of it's better review score, the Toshiba U920t.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo Flex 2 15 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most portable PCs of this age and spec. In addition, this laptop supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This laptop's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all laptops of a similar type and age to the Flex 2 15.

A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across comparable types of laptop.

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Quite Big Screen Size

With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the Flex 2 15 has a quite big screen size compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age. The screen sizes of 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to the Flex 2 15 range from 10" to 16", and the average screen size is 13".

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Very Big Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity

The smallest hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacity of 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for a similar time to the Flex 2 15 is 320GB and the biggest is 1TB. With a hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Flex 2 15 has a very big hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacity compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec.

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Quite Big Hard Drive Capacity

Laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Flex 2 15 have hard drive capacity of between 32GB and 1TB. At 1,000 gigabyte, the Lenovo Flex 2 15 has a fairly big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other laptops of a similar spec and age to the Flex 2 15.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This portable PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and spec.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for more than two years.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports

The Flex 2 15 is a two USB 2.0 port portable PC. Most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age have between one and two USB 2.0 ports.

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Has a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Lenovo Flex 2 15 has a touch sensitive screen, as do most of the other laptops of this spec and age.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

The biggest memory slots of the Flex 2 15 is 2x SO-DIMM. That's over two times the memory slots of the most frequently found memory slot of 1x SO-DIMM.

A 2x SO-DIMM memory slot is in fact the best memory slots across all 2 in 1 laptops that came out around the same time as the Flex 2 15.

A 1x SO-DIMM memory slot is the worst memory slots amongst comparable types of notebook PC.

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10 Reasons Against

Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port

The Lenovo Flex 2 15 is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port notebook PC.

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Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

At only 200 megahertz, the Flex 2 15 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been available for more than two years. Portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Flex 2 15 have on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of between 200MHz and 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 270MHz.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of only 1,000 megahertz, the Lenovo Flex 2 15 has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age. Across all the 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for a similar time to the Flex 2 15 the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies range from 560MHz to 1,300MHz.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo Flex 2 15 does not have a full-size keyboard, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other portable PCs of this age and type also do not have a full-size keyboard.

There are a number of other laptops which also have a full-size keyboard that you might also want to consider including the Toshiba U920t.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

The Flex 2 15 has an HDD storage medium which is better than the SSD storage medium found on most 2 in 1 laptops that were launched more than two years ago. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

An HDD storage medium is in fact the worst storage medium amongst all laptops that came out around the same time as the Flex 2 15.

Amongst comparable types of portable PC the best storage medium is SSD.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Heavy

The average weight of portable PCs of this type and age is 1.7kg. With a weight of 2.5 kilograms, the Flex 2 15's weight is one of the heaviest amongst laptops that were launched around the same time as the Flex 2 15.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

The Flex 2 15 is a one USB 3.0 port laptop.

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Thick

With a height of 25.8 millimeters, the Lenovo Flex 2 15 is one of the thicker 2 in 1 laptops that were launched around the same time as the Flex 2 15 amongst notebook PCs of this age. Notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Flex 2 15 have heights of between 1.9mm and 200mm.

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Very Small Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory

With a hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory of only 8 gigabytes, the Flex 2 15 has a fairly small hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Flex 2 15. The hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory of laptops of a similar age and spec to the Flex 2 15 range from 8GB to 24GB.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo Flex 2 15

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this notebook PC was released.

Intel Core I3 Processor Family

The Flex 2 15 has an Intel Core i3 processor family which is better than most laptops that were released more than two years ago. Most similar spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo Flex 2 15 has a fairly average internal memory compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been available for more than two years.

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Average Battery Life

The Lenovo Flex 2 15 has a fairly standard battery life (6 hours) compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that came out around the same time as the Flex 2 15.

If this 2 in 1 laptop battery life is not long enough for you then you might also want to consider the Lenovo Yoga (6.5h).

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Average Processor Clock Speed

The Flex 2 15 has a pretty average processor clock speed (1.7 gigahertz) compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that were released more than two years ago.

Laptops with a faster processor clock speed that might be worth considering include the Helix (1.8GHz), the Yoga 2 (1.8GHz), or the Yoga 2 Pro (£385.00) (1.8GHz) all from Lenovo.

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Touch Sensitive Screen
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Intel Rapid Start Technology
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Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
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Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
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Intel Visual Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology

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Expert Reviews

(22)
11 October 2015

In review: Lenovo Flex 2 Pro 15. Test model courtesy of NotebooksbilligerLenovo's Flex 2 Pro 15 is a 15.6-inch, 2-in-1 all-rounder. The lack of a Tablet Mode, like the devices in Lenovo's Yoga...

30 December 2014

It's hard to make a desktop-replacement laptop standout in a market dominated by powerful gaming rigs, sleek Ultrabooks, and innovative 2-in-1s. But that hasn't stopped Lenovo from trying by... Read more…

26 November 2014

Lisa Gade reviews the Lenovo Flex 2 15 laptop with a 300 degree hinge. This is a 15.6? laptop that weighs 5.1 lbs. and it has a hinge that allows for laptop, presentation and tent mode use. This... Read more…

19 September 2014

With the 15" Flex 2, Lenovo has made a slightly better machine than the original Flex. The display is a tad better and has higher resolution, but still has a way to go. It's also nice to have a...

15 September 2014

The Lenovo Flex 2's perks include a roomy touchscreen on a 300-degree hinge, plus a DVD burner and a hybrid hard drive, all for a reasonable price. The trade-offs: poor battery life, a dim...

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User Reviews

(17)
Reviewed 15 July 2014 by GregoireB
GregoireB would recommend the Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 2 15 Series

This was a purchase to replace my son's well worn Compaq laptop that served him well as an undergraduate student...

Reviewed 20 August 2014 by Xyzreviewer
Xyzreviewer would recommend the Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 2 15 Series (Verified Purchase)

It's great to have a new laptop, and this one is fast and worth the price...

Reviewed 19 December 2014 by Julielynn
Julielynn would recommend the Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 2 15 Series (Verified Purchase)

Great screen resolution, durable hardware, lightweight, great battery life, overall love this computer, only one complaint, the design allows you to move screen backwards so you can have keyboard... Read more…

Reviewed 10 February 2015 by SDPDX
SDPDX would recommend the Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 2 15 Series (Verified Purchase)

Pros - big screen, lots of ports, easy to use, very fast response on all apps, boots immediately...

Reviewed 18 November 2014 by R.D.
(Verified Purchase)

Nice, but a few issues. First, the computer doesn't sit flat. The front right rubber "foot" doesn't touch the desk, causing the entire computer to flex when typing. (No, it's not my desk). The... Read more…

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Manufacturer Part Numbers lenovo i34030, lenovo i34030u
Barcodes 00000059438539, 00888772347611

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