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Lenovo Flex 2 2 Core Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.7GHz 8GB 500GB Hybrid-HDD 15.6" Laptop

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15 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 of a comparable spec and age to it.

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Lenovo Portable PCs Have Good Reviews

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

Fairly Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

The smallest maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years is 1.7GB and the biggest is 16GB. At 2 gigabytes, the Lenovo Flex 2 has a fairly big maximum on-board graphics adapter memory 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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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the Lenovo Flex 2 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels notebook PC, which is the most common display resolution.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is actually the best display resolution amongst all 2 in 1 laptops that are a similar age to the Flex 2.

The worst display resolution amongst similar types of notebook PC is 1024 x 768 pixels.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Flex 2, the Lenovo Flex 2 has a front camera.

We compared all the other portable PCs which also have a front camera to this portable PC and we think the Flex 2 15, the Flex 2 15, or the Flex 2 all from Lenovo is also worth considering.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo Flex 2 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it. Most comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This notebook PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This notebook PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

Portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the Flex 2 have internal memory of between 1GB and 16GB, and the average internal memory is 5GB. With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo Flex 2 has a fairly big internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.

We compared all the other 8GB internal memory notebook PCs to this notebook PC and we think the DELL Inspiron 13, the Lenovo Yoga, and the HP Pavilion x360 which is cheaper is also worth considering.

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Fairly Big Screen Size

The screen sizes of 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than two years ago range from 10" to 16", and the average screen size is 13". The Lenovo Flex 2 has a quite big screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the Flex 2.

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L3 Processor Cache

This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many similar spec portable PCs that came out more than two years ago.

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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 laptops of a similar age and spec to it.

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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 laptops that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports

The Lenovo Flex 2 is a two USB 2.0 port notebook PC. Most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than two years ago have between one and two USB 2.0 ports.

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Has a Touch Sensitive Screen

Like most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the Flex 2, the Lenovo Flex 2 has a touch sensitive screen.

We compared this portable PC to all the other laptops with a touch sensitive screen and we think the Flex 2 15, the Flex 2, or the FLEX 15 all from Lenovo is also worth considering.

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1x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This portable PC has a 1x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for a similar time to it.

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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 this type and age.

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7 Reasons Against

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

Most laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Flex 2 have between one and two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the Lenovo Flex 2 which has one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo Flex 2 does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the Flex 2 also do not have a full-size keyboard.

There are a number of other portable PCs which also have a full-size keyboard which you might also want to look at including the Flex 2 15, the FLEX 15, or the Flex 15 all from Lenovo.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

The Lenovo Flex 2 has an HDD storage medium which is better than most laptops of a similar spec and age to it. Most portable PCs that were released more than two years ago 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.

This laptop's storage medium (HDD) is actually the worst storage medium across all laptops of a similar spec and age to the Flex 2.

The best storage medium amongst similar types of laptop is SSD.

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Quite Short Battery Life

At only 6 hours, the Lenovo Flex 2 has a quite short battery life compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that were released around the same time as the Flex 2. The shortest battery life of 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Flex 2 is 3.7h, the longest is 19h, and the average battery life is 7.7h.

Other 6h battery life laptops currently available which you might want to consider include cheaper notebook PCs such as the Lenovo Yoga 2 11.

If you are looking for a longer battery life then you might want to consider the Lenovo Flex 15 (9h).

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Heavy

The average weight of laptops of a comparable age and type to the Flex 2 is 1.7kg. With a weight of 2.3 kilograms, the Lenovo Flex 2 is fairly heavy compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Flex 2.

If you would consider a laptop with a heavier weight then you might want to look at the Flex 15 (2.2kg), the Flex 2 15 (2.3kg), or the Flex 2 (2.3kg) all from Lenovo.

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Very Small Battery Capacity

The average battery capacity of laptops of a comparable spec and age to the Flex 2 is 50Wh, and the battery capacities range from 21Wh to 2,800Wh. At only 32 watt-hours, the Lenovo Flex 2 has a quite small battery capacity compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Flex 2.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

Most comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Flex 2 have between one and two USB 3.0 ports, including the Lenovo Flex 2 which has one USB 3.0 port.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo Flex 2

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this 2 in 1 laptop was released.

Intel Core I3 Processor Family

The Lenovo Flex 2 has an Intel Core i3 processor family which is better than most notebook PCs of this type and age. Most 2 in 1 laptops that came out around the same time as 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 portable PCs of this age and spec.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 500GB total storage capacity notebook PCs currently available including the Lenovo Yoga 2 which is cheaper.

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Average Processor Clock Speed

The Lenovo Flex 2 has a fairly average processor clock speed (1.7 gigahertz) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec.

If you are looking for a faster processor clock speed then you might want to look at the Flex 2 (1.9GHz), or the Flex (2GHz) both from Lenovo or the HP Pavilion x360 11-n011dx (2.166GHz).

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Processor Codename
Processor Series
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Internal Memory
Memory
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Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
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 Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Touch Screen
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Full HD
LED Backlight
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Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
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Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Audio
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Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
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Front Camera
Networking
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WiFi Standard
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Bluetooth
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SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
SATA III Connector
SATA Connector
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Keyboard
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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
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
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Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
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Intel Smart Response Technology Version
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Intel 64
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Intel Visual Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology
Maximum Internal Memory
Cache Memory
Video Compression Format

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Expert Reviews

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11 October 2015

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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 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
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...

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