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Lenovo Flex 2 Core Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB 500GB Hybrid-HDD 15.6" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB Mar 2014
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18 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many 2 in 1 laptops that were launched more than two years ago.

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Lenovo Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

Lenovo is one of the better rated portable PC manufacturers according to average user and expert reviews, and Lenovo also has good ratings for its 2 in 1 laptops.

Quite Big Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for more than two years have discrete graphics adapter memory capacities of between 2GB and 4GB. At 2.038 gigabytes, the Lenovo Flex has a quite big discrete graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Unlike most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age which do not have a full-size keyboard, the Lenovo Flex has a full-size keyboard.

We compared all the other notebook PCs with a full-size keyboard to this notebook PC and we think the Toshiba U920t which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo Flex has a front camera. Most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for more than two years also have a front camera.

There are a number of alternative portable PCs with a front camera currently available that you might want to consider including the Toshiba U920t, or the Lenovo Yoga which has better reviews.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo Flex supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most notebook PCs of this type and age. This portable PC also 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 amongst all laptops of this spec and age.

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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Fairly Big Screen Size

The Lenovo Flex has a fairly big screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and type. The smallest screen size of laptops that were released more than two years ago is 10", the biggest is 16", and the average screen size is 13".

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Fairly Long Battery Life

The Lenovo Flex has one of the longer battery lifes (9 hours) amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age. The average battery life of portable PCs of this spec and age is 7.7h.

Notebook PCs with a longer battery life that might be worth considering include the Panasonic Toughbook CF-19 (10h), or the Lenovo Helix (10h).

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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 notebook PCs of this age and type.

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L3 Processor Cache

This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for around the same time as it.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most commonly found WiFi standard on portable PCs of a comparable age and type to it.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports

The Lenovo Flex is a two USB 2.0 port laptop.

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Has a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Lenovo Flex has a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to the Flex also have a touch sensitive screen.

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Silver EPEAT Compliance

This laptop has a Silver EPEAT compliance, which is typical of many laptops of this type and age.

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AC Cable Included

This laptop has an AC cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included on comparable spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity

At 48 watt-hours, the Lenovo Flex has a fairly big battery capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar type and age to the Flex. The battery capacities of comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago range from 21Wh to 2,800Wh, and the average battery capacity is 50Wh.

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1x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This laptop has a 1x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many laptops of this spec and age.

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10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This portable PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable age and spec to it.

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11 Reasons Against

Only Not Supported HD Type

The HD type of this portable PC is Not supported, which is typical of many 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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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 portable PC. Most of the other portable PCs that were released more than two years ago have between one and two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the Flex is 200MHz and the fastest is 650MHz. At only 200 megahertz, the Lenovo Flex has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

The Lenovo Flex has an HDD storage medium which is better than most laptops of this age and type. Most laptops of this age and type have an SSD storage medium. 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 across all 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for a similar time to the Flex.

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

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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Heavy

The weights of portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the Flex range from 0.88g to 20kg, and the average weight is 1.7kg. The Lenovo Flex is one of the heavier 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than two years ago (2.2 kilograms) amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age.

Other notebook PCs with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the Lenovo FLEX 15 (2.2kg).

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

The Lenovo Flex is a one USB 3.0 port portable PC. Most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age have between one and two USB 3.0 ports.

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Quite Dim Display Brightness

The average display brightness of 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Flex is 400 cd/m². With a display brightness of only 200 candellas per square meter, the Lenovo Flex's display brightness is one of the dimmest amongst portable PCs that are a similar age to the Flex.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

With a battery capacity of only 3,040 milliamperes * hour, the Lenovo Flex has one of the smaller battery capacities amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age. The smallest battery capacity of comparable spec laptops that came out more than two years ago is 11mAh, the biggest is 9,300mAh, and the average battery capacity is 4,700mAh.

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Very Low Front Camera Resolution

The lowest front camera resolution of notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the Flex is 0.3MP, the highest is 1,300MP, and the average front camera resolution is 15MP. The Lenovo Flex has a quite low front camera resolution (only 0.92 megapixels) compared to most of the other portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Very Wide

The narrowest 2 in 1 laptop that has been around for around the same time as the Flex is 32mm wide and the widest is 390mm. When compared to other 2 in 1 laptops that are a similar age to the Flex, the Lenovo Flex's width of 382 millimeters is one of the widest.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo Flex

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when Lenovo released the Flex.

Intel Core I3 Processor Family

The Lenovo Flex has an Intel Core i3 processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to it.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo Flex has a relatively average total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec.

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo Flex has a fairly standard internal memory compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that came out around the same time as the Flex.

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Average Processor Clock Speed

The Lenovo Flex has a pretty standard processor clock speed (1.7 gigahertz) compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age.

Notebook PCs with a faster processor clock speed that might be worth looking at include the Helix (1.8GHz), or the Yoga 2 Pro (£385.00) (1.8GHz) both from Lenovo.

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Specification

Features
Design
Form Factor
Market Positioning
Colour
Product Type
Docking Station
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Thread
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Hard Drive
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Touch Screen
Touch Technology
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
HD Type
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speaker Power
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
USB 2.0 Port
SATA III Connector
SATA Connector
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Keyboard Language
Windows Key
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Trial Software
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft 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 HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Embedded Options Available
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
Security
Password Protection
Password Protection
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Special Features
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Cable Included
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Operational Conditions
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Technical Details
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology

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Expert Reviews

(86)
2 December 2015

The old Flex models sort of felt like an half-way point between the traditional clamshell laptop and Lenovo's Yoga line of convertible tablet notebooks. They offered a 180-degree hinge design,... Read more…

High quality design
Excellent touchpad
Crisp audio quality
Long lasting battery
Perky performance
Weak performance
Dull Screen
Shallow key travel
Limited viewing angles
Thick display bezel
25 August 2015

Can't afford a Yoga? Lenovo's 11.6-inch convertible is only $349, but a subpar screen kneecaps its usability in tablet and presentation modes. Read More?...

Br />Overall I was very pleased with this during the review. I was looking for a small laptop / netbook to put in a bag for travelling on the train / planes. Given the 10in form factor it doesn't... Read more…

Compact and mobile
Very useful touch stand mode
Video playback performance
Free MS Office (Home and Student)
Small and relatively light
Disk speed
Screen quality
No SD card slot
Disappointing performance
Limited expansion and connectivity
11 August 2015

The Lenovo Flex 3 11-inch offers multimode functionality in an attractive chassis, as well as strong battery life, but it's on the slow side...

30 July 2015

When it comes to budget laptops , you usually have two choices: cheesy design or inadequate features. Lenovo challenges both of those issues with its new Flex 3 11, a small laptop that starts at... Read more…

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User Reviews

(411)
Reviewed 10 December 2015 by Kallasaurus

I bought this on black friday, for what I thought was a steal of a deal. I will be returning it ASAP for a better GB laptop. The Pros: - The touch screen is extremely sensitive, and works well. -... Read more…

Reviewed 18 December 2015 by Paul

With only 2GB RAM, the laptop is too slow for anything but the simplest web browsing. Also, with only 32GB of storage, 25GB was used up by Windows and Office...

Reviewed 14 July 2014 by Tim C.
(Verified Purchase)

I got this as a replacement for my Eee PC 900A netbook. Overall I'm pleased with the performance upgrade and the ease of the Linux installation. I'm able to play Minecraft and Startbound pretty... Read more…

Reviewed 31 January 2016 by Noah23
Noah23 would recommend the Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 3 11 Series (Verified Purchase)

I love the touch screen, but they really should have given this thing a hybrid hard drive or a slightly faster CPU. Once you clear the bloatware it's definitely respectable considering the price...

Reviewed 5 December 2015 by Jack
Jack would recommend the Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 3 11 Series (Verified Purchase)

This Lenovo computer is good overall, though a bit slow and not as powerful as I hoped it would be. It is designed well, comfortable to use, and has nice features. The dimensions are ideal in that... Read more…

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