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Lenovo Flex 2 15 2 Core Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.9GHz 4GB 500GB 15.6" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.9GHz 4GB May 2015
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16 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many laptops of a similar spec and age to it.

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Four Total Number of SATA Connectorss

The Lenovo Flex 2 15 is a four total number of SATA connectors portable PC.

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Lenovo Has Good Reviews for Its Portable PCs

On average Lenovo 2 in 1 laptops have good reviews compared to other manufacturers as do all notebook PCs built by Lenovo.

Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

At 16 gigabytes, the Flex 2 15 has a quite big maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that were launched around the same time as the Flex 2 15. Across all the notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the Flex 2 15 the maximum internal memory supported by processors range from 2GB to 32GB.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

Across all the notebook PCs of this spec and age the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s range from 600MHz to 1,200MHz. At 1,000 megahertz, the Flex 2 15 has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that were released one year ago.

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Has a Front Camera

The Flex 2 15 has a front camera, as do most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Flex 2 15.

We compared all the other laptops with a front camera to this portable PC and we think the Acer Switch 10 which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Flex 2 15 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most laptops that have been available for around the same time as it. This portable PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This notebook PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all 2 in 1 laptops that were launched around the same time as the Flex 2 15.

The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across similar types of notebook PC is 133MHz.

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Very Big Display Diagonal

Across all the 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Flex 2 15 the display diagonals range from 8.9" to 16". When compared to other 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to the Flex 2 15 that we have checked, the display diagonal of the Flex 2 15 of 15.6 inches is one of the biggest.

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L3 Processor Cache

This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is the most commonly found processor cache on portable PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

The Flex 2 15 has an 802.11n wi-Fi standards which is better than most 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for more than a year. Most notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it have an 802.11g wi-Fi standards. In addition, this Lenovo portable PC has an 802.11b wi-Fi standards.

An 802.11n wi-Fi standards is in fact the best Wi-Fi standard across all similar spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Flex 2 15.

The worst Wi-Fi standard across similar types of portable PC is 802.11a.

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Very Big Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

Across all the 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for more than a year the maximum internal memory (64-bit)s range from 2GB to 16GB, and the average maximum internal memory (64-bit) is 9.1GB. When compared to other laptops of a similar age and spec to the Flex 2 15 that we have checked, the maximum internal memory (64-bit) of the Lenovo Flex 2 15 of 16 gigabytes is one of the biggest.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

Most portable PCs of this age and type have between one and two USB 2.0 ports quantitys, including the Flex 2 15 which has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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Very Big Maximum Internal Memory

The smallest maximum internal memory of portable PCs of this spec and age is 2GB, the biggest is 16GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 8.5GB. At 16 gigabytes, the Lenovo Flex 2 15 has a very big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Flex 2 15.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Flex 2 15 has a touchscreen, as do most of the other comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the Flex 2 15.

Other laptops with a touchscreen currently available which you might want to consider include because of it's better review score, the Acer Switch 10.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

The Lenovo Flex 2 15 has a maximum memory slots of 2x SO-DIMM. That's over two times the memory slots of a 1x SO-DIMM portable PC, which is the most common memory slots.

This portable PC's memory slots (2x SO-DIMM) is actually the best memory slots amongst all 2 in 1 laptops that were launched more than a year ago.

A 1x SO-DIMM memory slots is the worst memory slots amongst similar types of portable PC.

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10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This laptop ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and spec.

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10 Reasons Against

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

The Flex 2 15 is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity laptop. Most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that were launched more than a year ago have between one and two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of only 200 megahertz, the Lenovo Flex 2 15 has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter base frequencys amongst portable PCs of this age. The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of notebook PCs of this spec and age is 200MHz, the fastest is 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 290MHz.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Flex 2 15 does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type also do not have a full-size keyboard.

Alternative laptops which also have a full-size keyboard that you might want to look at include the DELL XPS 12 which also has a higher rating.

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Very Small Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

Across all the laptops that are a comparable age to the Flex 2 15 the maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys range from 1.7GB to 16GB. At only 2 gigabytes, the Flex 2 15 has a quite small maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the Flex 2 15.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The Flex 2 15 has a maximum display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. That's 49% less display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the Flex 2 15 the display resolution ranges from 1024 x 768 pixels (worst) to 1920 x 1080 pixels (best).

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Quite Short Battery Life (max)

The shortest battery life (max) of notebook PCs of this spec and age is 2.2h, the longest is 18h, and the average battery life (max) is 8.2h. The Lenovo Flex 2 15 has one of the shorter battery life (max)s (only 6 hours) amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age.

If this 2 in 1 laptop battery life (max) is not long enough for you then you might want to look at the Lenovo Yoga 3 14 (6.5h and higher rated).

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Quite Small Internal Memory

At only 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo Flex 2 15 has a quite small internal memory compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the Flex 2 15. Across all the 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Flex 2 15 the internal memorys range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average internal memory is 5.8GB.

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Heavy

Comparable spec portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the Flex 2 15 have weights of between 0.88g and 3.8kg, and the average weight is 1.7kg. The Lenovo Flex 2 15 is one of the heavier portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Flex 2 15 (2.3 kilograms) amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

Most notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the Flex 2 15 have between one and two USB 3.0 ports, including the Flex 2 15 which has one USB 3.0 port.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported bluetooth version on comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo Flex 2 15

Released Over a Year Ago

This Lenovo portable PC was released over a year ago.

Intel Core I3 Processor Family

The Flex 2 15 has an Intel Core i3 processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family found on most portable PCs of this age and spec.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo Flex 2 15 has a pretty standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for a similar time to the Flex 2 15.

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Average Processor Frequency

At 1.9 gigahertz, the Lenovo Flex 2 15 has a relatively average processor frequency compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Flex 2 15.

If you are looking for a faster processor frequency then you might want to consider the Sony VAIO Duo 11 (2GHz and higher rated).

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Camera
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Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
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Intel Visual 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

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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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