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

2 Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB Sep 2014
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- processor4th Generation Intel Core Processors- Operating SystemWindows 8.1 64-bit Operating System- Convertible LaptopTwo Distinct Modes (Laptop & Stand) for Work or Play- Multitouch... More
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Lenovo Has Good Portable PC Reviews

Medium processor cores portable PCs built by Lenovo have good ratings on average. We also checked the reviews for all portable PCs (not just medium processor cores portable PCs) and found that Lenovo also has good ratings across its entire range.

1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo Flex 2 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to it. Most notebook PCs of a similar age and type to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this Lenovo portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This portable PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all medium processor cores portable PCs that came out more than two years ago.

A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across similar types of portable PC.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age, the Lenovo Flex 2 has a front camera.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Lenovo Flex 2 has a touchscreen, which is unusual. Most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years do not have a touchscreen.

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9 Reasons Against

Only Not Supported HD Type

The HD type of this laptop is Not supported, which is the most frequently found HD type on portable PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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

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

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Most medium processor cores portable PCs that came out more than two years ago do not have a full-size keyboard. The Lenovo Flex 2 is no exception to this as it too does not have a full-size keyboard.

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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 the most frequently found display resolution on portable PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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Quite Slow Processor Frequency

The slowest processor frequency of similar spec notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Flex 2 is 0.8GHz and the fastest is 3.3GHz. The Lenovo Flex 2 has a quite slow processor frequency (only 1.7 gigahertz) compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that are a similar age to the Flex 2.

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Quite Small Internal Memory

Across all the comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Flex 2 the internal memorys range from 1GB to 16GB. The Lenovo Flex 2 has a fairly small internal memory (only 4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Flex 2.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

The Lenovo Flex 2 is a one USB 3.0 port notebook PC.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

The maximum internal memorys of laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Flex 2 range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 12GB. The Lenovo Flex 2 has a fairly small maximum internal memory (only 8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Flex 2.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is typical of many laptops that were released around the same time as it.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo Flex 2

Released Over Two Years Ago

This portable PC was released over two years ago.

Average Display Diagonal

The Lenovo Flex 2 has a fairly average display diagonal (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other laptops of a similar spec and age to the Flex 2.

Alternative 15.6" portable PCs currently available which you might also want to consider include the DELL Inspiron 15R 5537 which has better reviews.

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Intel Core I3 Processor Family

The Lenovo Flex 2 has a better processor family than most notebook PCs of a similar type and age to it. This laptop has an Intel Core i3 processor family, whereas most medium processor cores portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to it have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

The Lenovo Flex 2 has a pretty average total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Flex 2.

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Average Weight

The Lenovo Flex 2 has a pretty standard weight (2.3 kilograms) compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Flex 2.

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Average Battery Life (max)

With a battery life (max) of 6 hours, the Lenovo Flex 2 has a pretty average battery life (max) compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the Flex 2.

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Specification

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Conflict Free Processor
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Processor Series
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Memory Clock Speed
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Storage
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Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Display
Display Diagonal
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Touchscreen
Touch Technology
Full HD
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio System
Camera
Swivel Webcam
Rear Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
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SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
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USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Number of SATA III Connectors
Total Number of SATA Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Performance
TV Tuner Integrated
Keyboard
Keyboard Backlit
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Trial Software
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
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
Intel RealSense Snapshot
Intel® RealSense Technology
Intel RealSense 3D Camera
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
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Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
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Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel 64
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Intel Rapid Storage Technology
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Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
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Mouse Included
Stylus Pen
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Intel Visual Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

User Reviews

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Reviewed 14 July 2015 by Douggy Fresh

Bought this for a birthday present. Got the i7/SSD option has the previous moaning was about just how long Windows takes to boot up - No problem now. Got the 32gb little bit overkill but that was... Read more…

Reviewed 13 July 2015 by Amazon Customer

This laptop is very powerful for playing games online with minimal lag on the highest graphics. Every click is instant, even when opening files due to the SDD. As soon as you press "on",... Read more…

Reviewed 7 July 2015 by Ewoud Botha
(Verified Purchase)

Good kit, great machine. Worth getting this.

Reviewed 5 July 2015 by Wendyj
(Verified Purchase)

This is my first laptop as I have usually worked on desktops apart from tablets. The touch screen is slightly unresponsive compared to my cheap tablet. I find the 15.6" screen rather too small... Read more…

Reviewed 4 July 2015 by John Baldacchino
(Verified Purchase)

I had to put PVC tape to hold screen panel fixed, built is not sturdy.

Reviewed 2 July 2015 by M. Gajic
(Verified Purchase)

If you manage to get it for under 600

Reviewed 1 July 2015 by Sophia
(Verified Purchase)

It's a great laptop, works great, I love the touch screen! Good size for working from home and small enough to travel with.
Cons: all the screws in the bottom have fallen out. It's not a huge... 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 27 June 2015 by ITCol
(Verified Purchase)

Took a while to get to grips with using a touchscreen device with windows 8.1 but now it works well. The Lenovo does not have the solid feel of my last two Toshiba laptops hence the 4 stars. It... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

Props where it's due, the is fast. Works efficiently and fairly quietly. Does start to hear up a bit once in heavy use and fan is audible but the job still gets done.

Looks nice but the... Read more…

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Manufacturer Part Numbers lenovo 1s5942254

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