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Lenovo Flex 2 Core Intel Celeron 2.16GHz 4GB 320GB HDD 10.1" Laptop

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8 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This laptop supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Lenovo Has Good Notebook PC Reviews

Lenovo has good average reviews for its 2 in 1 laptops as well as across its entire portable PC range.

Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Flex is 200MHz, the fastest is 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 270MHz. At 313 megahertz, the Lenovo Flex has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar type and age to the Flex.

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Quite Fast Processor Frequency

With a processor frequency of 2.16 gigahertz, the Lenovo Flex has one of the faster processor frequencys amongst notebook PCs of this age. The slowest processor frequency of comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the Flex is 0.8GHz, the fastest is 2.7GHz, and the average processor frequency is 1.7GHz.

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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 on the market for more than two years also have a front camera.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable type and age to it.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Lenovo Flex has a touchscreen. Most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the Flex also have a touchscreen.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative portable PCs with a touchscreen currently available including the Toshiba U920t which has better reviews.

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Light

The Lenovo Flex is one of the lighter notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Flex (only 1.2 kilograms) amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age. The average weight of laptops of this spec and age is 1.7kg.

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18 Reasons Against

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

The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s of portable PCs of this spec and age range from 560MHz to 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 1,000MHz. When compared to other portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Flex, the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of the Lenovo Flex of only 750 megahertz is one of the slowest.

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Only Two Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)s

Most 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for more than two years use two number of displays supported (on-board graphics)s, including the Lenovo Flex which uses two number of displays supported (on-board graphics)s.

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

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

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Only Two Total Number of SATA Connectorss

The Lenovo Flex is a two total number of SATA connectors notebook PC. Most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for more than two years have between two and three total number of SATA connectorss.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

Notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Flex have display diagonals of between 10" and 16". The Lenovo Flex has one of the smallest display diagonals (only 10.1 inches) amongst comparable spec notebook PCs of this age.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Most portable PCs of a comparable type and age 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.

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Quite Short Battery Life (max)

The average battery life (max) of 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to the Flex is 7.7h. The Lenovo Flex has a very short battery life (max) (only 4 hours) compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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Only HDD Storage Media

The Lenovo Flex has an HDD storage media which is better than the SSD storage media found on most 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for a comparable time 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 laptop's storage medium (HDD) is actually the worst storage medium amongst all 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to the Flex.

The best storage medium across comparable types of laptop is SSD.

Laptops with a better storage medium that might be worth looking at include the Toshiba U920t (SSD) which also has a higher rating.

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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 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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Only Intel Celeron Processor Family

The Lenovo Flex has an Intel Celeron processor family which is better than most laptops of this age and type. Most notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago have an Intel Core i5 processor family. The best processor family of all similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Flex is Intel Core i7-3xxx and the worst is Intel Atom.

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Quite Slow Memory Clock Speed

At only 1,066 megahertz, the Lenovo Flex has a fairly slow memory clock speed compared to most of the other laptops that came out more than two years ago. The average memory clock speed of 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to the Flex is 1,500MHz.

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Very Small Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

The smallest battery capacity (Watt hours) of 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Flex is 21Wh and the biggest is 2,800Wh. The Lenovo Flex has a fairly small battery capacity (Watt hours) (only 24 watt-hours) compared to most of the other laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

The hard drive capacitys of similar spec laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Flex range from 32GB to 1TB. The Lenovo Flex has a very small hard drive capacity (only 320 gigabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Flex.

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Quite Small Processor Cache

The smallest processor cache of 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for more than two years is 1MB, the biggest is 4MB, and the average processor cache is 2.8MB. When compared to other 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the Flex that we have assessed, the processor cache of the Lenovo Flex of only 1 megabyte is one of the smallest.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

At only 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo Flex has a quite small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the Flex. Across all the laptops of this age and spec the maximum internal memorys range from 2GB to 16GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 7.6GB.

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Only Two Processor Threadss

Most laptops of a similar spec and age to the Flex have between two and three processor threadss, including the Lenovo Flex which has two processor threadss.

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Only One USB 2.0 Ports Quantity

Most notebook PCs of this age and type have between one and two USB 2.0 ports quantitys, including the Lenovo Flex which has one USB 2.0 ports quantity.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is typical of many 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for a comparable time to it.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo Flex

Released Over Two Years Ago

This 2 in 1 laptop has been on the market for over two years.

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 were released around the same time as the Flex.

There are a number of alternative 4GB internal memory portable PCs currently available that you might also want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Toshiba U920t.

If this notebook PC internal memory is too small for you then you might also want to look at the Lenovo Yoga (8GB) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 320 gigabytes, the Lenovo Flex has a fairly typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Market Positioning
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
Scenario Design Power (SDP)
PCI Express Configurations
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Touchscreen Type
Touch Technology
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Burst Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Total Number of SATA Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
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® Quick Sync Video Technology
Processor Code
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

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Expert Reviews

(90)
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
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...

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?...

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

(419)
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 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 23 September 2014 by Blake W.
(Verified Purchase)

In my opinion, this model is one of the best deals for a strong general-use laptop on the market today...

The laptop is beautiful, responsive, and robust. I purchased it for my wife to replace her aging MacBook Pro, and although she liked her Mac very much, this laptop has made her reconsider her loyaltie
-Light
-Beautiful HD screen
-Boots in 5 seconds
-Touchscreen is responsive and intuitive
Windows 8.1 does take some adjustment coming from a Mac or Wi 7 environment
-I can't help but feel the laptop could be just a bit lighter. It's not "heavy, " but I can see how carrying it around all day (class, commuting, etc could wear you down
I am a student. For me this means flash websites for things like connectmath. com a online resource for my instructor to give us math problems. I also use skype alot. I own 2 PC's and only on the lapt
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