Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 2 14-59427350
Reviews for the Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 2 14-59427350
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The Flex 2 configuration is based on the excellent Intel Core i3-4030U processor (1.7GHz clock), 4GB of RAM and a hybrid hard drive (500GB + 8GB SSD) and a separate NVIDIA GeForce GT840M graphics card with 2GB of dedicated memory. There are also a Gigabit LAN port, WiFi (802.11n compliant) and Bluetooth 4.0 while the rest of the equipment consists of a memory card reader and a webcam, as usual.
Positive: Flexible design; FHD touch screen; for this price, excellent configuration; good impression.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 10/31/2014
CommentNVIDIA GeForce 840M:
Mid-range graphics card from the GeForce 800M series based on the Maxwell architecture.Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
4030U: Haswell-based ULV dual-core processor clocked at 1.9 GHz without Turbo Boost support. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 4400 and a dual channel DDR3 memory controller.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
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In 2011, Medion AG, a European computer hardware manufacturer, owned the majority of the company. In 2014, Lenovo took over Motorola Mobility, which gave them a boost in the smartphone market.
From 2014 to 2016 Lenovo's market share in the global notebook market was 20-21%, ranking second behind HP. However, the distance decreased gradually. In the smartphone market, Lenovo did not belong to the Top 5 global manufacturers in 2016.
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