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Lenovo Flex 2 Core Intel Celeron 1.58GHz 2GB 320GB HDD 10.1" Laptop

2 Intel Celeron 1.58GHz 2GB Jan 2014
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10 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on laptops that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Lenovo Has Good Reviews for Its Portable PCs

Lenovo 2 in 1 laptops have good reviews on average and across all laptops Lenovo is one of the better rated brands.

Has a Front Camera

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

We compared this laptop to all the other laptops with a front camera and we think because of it's better review score, the Toshiba U920t, and the Lenovo Yoga is also worth considering.

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1,066MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo Flex supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. This portable PC supports a 1,066MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for a comparable time to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Flex processor memory clock speeds range from 133MHz to 1,600MHz.

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L3 Processor Cache

This notebook PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most commonly found processor cache on comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Has a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Lenovo Flex has a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years also have a touch sensitive screen.

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Light

The weights of 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the Flex range from 0.88g to 20kg, and the average weight is 1.7kg. The Lenovo Flex is fairly light (only 1.2 kilograms) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the Flex.

If you would consider a laptop with a heavier weight then you might want to look at the Lenovo Flex (1.2kg).

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Narrow

At only 273 millimeters, the Lenovo Flex is fairly narrow compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec. The average width of 2 in 1 laptops that are a similar age to the Flex is 320mm.

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23 Reasons Against

Very Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

With a maximum internal memory supported by processor of only 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo Flex has a quite small maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Flex. Portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the Flex have maximum internal memory supported by processors of between 2GB and 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 17GB.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

When compared to other portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Flex that we have assessed, the Lenovo Flex's on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of only 756 megahertz is one of the slowest. Across all the laptops of this type and age the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies range from 560MHz to 1,300MHz.

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Only Two Displays Supported by On-Board Grap

The Lenovo Flex is a notebook PC that uses two displays supported by on-board grap.

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

The Lenovo Flex is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port notebook PC. Most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that are a similar age to the Flex have between one and two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Very Small Screen Size

2 in 1 laptops that were released more than two years ago have screen sizes of between 10" and 16". With a screen size of only 10.1 inches, the Lenovo Flex has a quite small screen size compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the Flex.

Alternative 10.1" laptops currently available which you might want to look at include the Lenovo Miix 2 (£712.93) which has better reviews.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Most notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the Flex do not have a full-size keyboard. The Lenovo Flex is no exception to this as it too does not have a full-size keyboard.

Alternative portable PCs which also have a full-size keyboard that you might also want to look at include the Toshiba U920t.

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Quite Small Internal Memory

When compared to other portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the Flex, the internal memory of the Lenovo Flex of only 2 gigabytes is one of the smallest. 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than two years ago have internal memory of between 1GB and 16GB.

Notebook PCs with a bigger internal memory that might also be worth considering include the Lenovo Helix (4GB).

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Quite Short Battery Life

At only 4 hours, the Lenovo Flex has a very short battery life compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type. The average battery life of 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than two years ago is 7.7h.

If you are looking for a notebook PC with a longer battery life then you might also want to consider the Lenovo Flex (£708.92) (4.5h), or the HP Pavilion x360 11-n011dx (4.5h).

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Only HDD Storage Medium

The Lenovo Flex has an HDD storage medium which is better than the SSD storage medium found on most 2 in 1 laptops that are a similar age to it. 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.

This portable PC's storage medium (HDD) is in fact the worst storage medium amongst all laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Flex.

The best storage medium across similar types of portable PC is SSD.

Laptops with a better storage medium that might be worth considering include the Lenovo Yoga (£1,060.16) (SSD), or the HP Pavilion x360 (£382.39) (SSD).

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Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed

The Lenovo Flex has a quite slow processor clock speed (only 1.58 gigahertz) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable type and age to the Flex. The average processor clock speed of comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago is 1.7GHz, and the processor clock speeds range from 0.8GHz to 2.7GHz.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable spec and age to it.

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Only Intel Celeron Processor Family

The Lenovo Flex has an Intel Celeron processor family which is better than most portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as it. Most portable PCs that were released around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5 processor family. The best processor family of all similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Flex is Intel Core i7-3xxx and the worst is Intel Atom.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

The Lenovo Flex has one of the smaller maximum internal memory (only 2 gigabytes) amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age. Across all the portable PCs of this age and type the maximum internal memory range from 2GB to 16GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 7.7GB.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

The smallest battery capacity of portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Flex is 21Wh and the biggest is 2,800Wh. With a battery capacity of only 24 watt-hours, the Lenovo Flex's battery capacity is one of the smallest amongst laptops that were released around the same time as the Flex.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

The maximum internal memories of 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to the Flex range from 2GB to 33GB. The Lenovo Flex has one of the smaller maximum internal memories (only 4,096 megabytes) amongst notebook PCs of this age.

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Quite Small Cache Memory

Comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Flex have cache memories of between 1MB and 4MB. With a cache memory of only 1 megabyte, the Lenovo Flex has a very small cache memory compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to the Flex.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

The smallest hard drive capacity of notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Flex is 32GB, the biggest is 1TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 570GB. When compared to other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the Flex that we have assessed, the Lenovo Flex's hard drive capacity of only 320 gigabytes is one of the smallest.

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Very Small Processor Cache

At only 1 megabyte, the Lenovo Flex has a quite small processor cache compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Flex. Across all the similar spec portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the Flex the processor caches range from 0.51MB to 4MB, and the average processor cache is 2.8MB.

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Only Two Processor Threads

The Lenovo Flex is a two processor thread portable PC. Most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years have between two and three processor threads.

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Only Three Battery Cells

The Lenovo Flex is a three battery cell count notebook PC.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

Most 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for more than two years have between one and two USB 3.0 ports, including the Lenovo Flex which has one USB 3.0 port.

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Very Slow Maximum Turbo Frequency

Portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the Flex have maximum turbo frequencies of between 1.8GHz and 3.4GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 2.6GHz. With a maximum turbo frequency of only 2 gigahertz, the Lenovo Flex has one of the slower maximum turbo frequencies amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

Most notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Flex have between one and two USB 2.0 ports, including the Lenovo Flex which has one USB 2.0 port.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo Flex

Released Over Two Years Ago

This notebook PC has been on the market for over two years.

Average Total Storage Capacity

At 320 gigabytes, the Lenovo Flex has a fairly typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Flex.

Portable PCs with a bigger total storage capacity that might also be worth considering include the Lenovo Yoga 2 (500GB).

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Scenario Design Power (SDP)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Layout
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Touch Screen
Touch Technology
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Burst Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
DVI Port
HDMI Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Key
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Execute Disable Bit
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Other Features
Maximum Internal Memory
Cache Memory

Expert Reviews

(37)
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18 April 2014

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15 April 2014

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9 April 2014

The Flex is an admirable attempt to adapt the convertible design of Lenovo's Yoga Ultrabooks to make a bendy laptop at a more affordable price point ? although that attempt is only partly... Read more…

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User Reviews

(77)
Reviewed 11 July 2015 by Corinna "ulli344"

Within the first year screws fell out, the air vent broke and the socket of the cable leading into the computer broke and the computer is not receiving electricity. We were advised by the man we... Read more…

Reviewed 28 June 2015 by David Tomlin
(Verified Purchase)

Nice laptop but issues with the mouse touch pad. It get's confused and when I scroll it thinks I'm double tapping. I had to change settings to get it working.

Reviewed 23 June 2015 by Chandu

Product is good. Specially you can fold it upto 270 degrees angle which gives more comfort. Speed is very good. Sound is bad as expected for a china product. Satisfied.

Reviewed 22 June 2015 by Maz
(Verified Purchase)

Was a little sceptical about buying this product as some reviews were not the best,but I can't think of anything negative to say,all in all a great laptop for the money.

Reviewed 5 June 2015 by Coincidence Vs Fate
(Verified Purchase)

I needed a new laptop as my previous model, a Toshiba U920T, gave up the ghost due to a major flaw with its design. I was thinking of getting a Chromebook but decided in the end that I needed the... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lenovo ram320, lenovo ram320g, lenovo celeron2, lenovo ram320gb, lenovo celeron2g, lenovo celeron2gb
Barcodes 00888440109695, 00888772298555, 08884401096952

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