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Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5 14IIL05-81X1001BGE

Specifications

Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5 14IIL05-81X1001BGE
Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5 14IIL05-81X1001BGE (IdeaPad Flex 5 14 Series)
Processor
Intel Core i5-1035G1 4 x 1 - 3.6 GHz, Ice Lake U
Graphics adapter
Memory
8 GB 
, DDR4-3200
Display
14.00 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 157 PPI, Capacitive, IPS, glossy: yes, 60 Hz
Storage
1TB SSD
Connections
2 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI, Audio Connections: 3.5mm, Card Reader: SD, 1 Fingerprint Reader, Sensors: Accelerometer, USB-C
Networking
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5/ax = Wi-Fi 6), Bluetooth 4.2
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 20.9 x 322 x 218 ( = 0.82 x 12.68 x 8.58 in)
Battery
52.5 Wh Lithium-Ion, Battery runtime (according to manufacturer): 10 h
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: HD 720p
Additional features
Speakers: Stereo, Keyboard: Chiclet, 24 Months Warranty
Weight
1.5 kg ( = 52.91 oz / 3.31 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
Price
800 Euro

 

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Reviews for the Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5 14IIL05-81X1001BGE

Lenovo Ideapad Flex 5 14IIL05 NVMe SSD Upgrade and inspection
Source: Ricks Tech English
Support, online available, Medium, Date: 12/08/2021
Lenovo Flex 5 14" 2-in-1 Review
Source: Mobile Tech Review English
Lisa Gade reviews the Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5, an affordable 14” Windows 2-in-1 convertible laptop with 360 degree hinges, a full HD IPS touch screen and Wacom AES active pen support. The Lenovo has an Intel 10th gen Core i5 CPU with UHD graphics, 16GB DDR4 RAM and a 512GB M.2 NVMe SSD for $650. It has good build quality, a fingerprint scanner, webcam with privacy shutter, MS Precision trackpad and a backlit keyboard. Not bad for the price!
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 09/25/2020
Lenovo Ideapad Flex 5 (14) review – the optional GeForce MX330 has its perks and drawbacks
Source: Laptop Media English
So, the Intel version of this laptop is having a lot of struggles. The most prominent one comes from the cooling solution – especially when you have the GeForce MX330 onboard. During gaming (and with the “Extreme performance” profile applied) we saw the temperatures to not only creep up but maintain at 93C on the GPU and 97C on the processor. And if you choose the more forgiving “Intelligent cooling” profile, you end up losing performance. By the way, introducing a cooling pad drastically improves the thermals of the notebooks, as it appears that the design of the device is not optimized for airflow. So, at the end of the day, it might just be a better choice to pick the Intel Core i7-1065G7 only with its integrated graphics. Or just go for the AMD options, as they will provide a lot more headroom for productivity.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 08/31/2020

Foreign Reviews

Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5 14IIL05: La definición de versatilidad
Source: Mi Mundo Gadget Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Impressive design; decent processor; great connectivity. Negative: USB-C input.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/25/2020
Обзор Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5 14IIL05. Ноутбук 2-в-1 с Intel Core i5 -1035G1
Source: Mega Obzor RU→EN
Positive: Compact size; light weight; decent hardware; nice performance.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/11/2021

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce MX330: Successor of the MX230 and most likely a renamed GeForce MX250/MX150 based on the Pascal GP108 chip with 384 shaders and a 64 Bit memory bus for GDDR5.

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.


i5-1035G1: A quad-core processor of the Ice Lake product family. The i5 is designed for use in thinner, lighter laptops; it features Hyper-Threading-enabled Sunny Cove CPU cores running at 1.0 GHz to 3.6 GHz along with the 32 EU UHD Graphics G1 iGPU. Partial Wi-Fi 6 and Thunderbolt support is baked into the chip. Core i5-1035G1 is produced on Intel's first-gen 10 nm process.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


14.00":

Above all, this display size is used for subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles. For all three types, this size is quite large. The biggest variety of subnotebooks is represented with this size.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


1.5 kg:

In former time,s this weight was typical for big tablets, small subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 10-11 inch display-diagonal. Nowadays, often 15 inch laptops weigh as much.


Lenovo: Lenovo ( "Le" as in the English word legend and "novo" (Latin) for new) was founded in 1984 as a Chinese computer trading company. From 2004, the company has been the largest laptop manufacturer in China and got the fourth largest manufacturer worldwide after the acquisition of IBM's PC division in 2005. In addition to desktops and notebooks, the company also produces monitors, projectors, servers, etc.

In 2011, Lenovo acquired the majority of Medion AG, a European computer hardware manufacturer. 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.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

 

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Devices from a different Manufacturer and/or with a different CPU

Dell Inspiron 14 5406, i5-1135G7 MX330
GeForce MX330, Tiger Lake i5-1135G7

Devices with the same GPU and/or Screen Size

Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5i
GeForce MX330, Ice Lake i7-1065G7, 0 kg

Devices with the same GPU

Acer Chromebook Spin 713 CP713-3W-5102
GeForce MX330, Tiger Lake i5-1135G7, 13.50", 1.37 kg
HP Envy x360 15-ed0900ng
GeForce MX330, Comet Lake i7-10510U, 15.60", 1.92 kg

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Stefan Hinum, 2020-09-12 (Update: 2020-09-12)