If the price of the affordable Flex 2 14 is on the high side to you, the Lenovo Flex 10 offers a cheaper alternative, so long you are willing to make some concessions. The notebooks shows off a portable, convertible design and offers you basically all you need to get simple tasks, such as document typing and web surfing, done on the go.
You could easily tell that Lenovo Flex 10 is no premium laptop with its plastic chassis, but that is not to say it looks cheap. The notebook looks durable to withstand rugged use. It is one you can hit the road with without any fuss, being just 17.3mm thick and 1.2kg heavy.
It has a 300-degree hinge which enables you use it in a Stand mode, perfect for movie watching. Lenovo Flex 10 comes with an AccuType keyboard with all important keys and a multi-touch Touchpad with scrolling, zooming and rotation support.
Lenovo Flex 10 sports a touchscreen measuring 10.1 inches diagonally with 10-point multi-touch support. The LCD panel has a budget-class resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which should be able to deliver acceptable viewing quality given the size of the display.
The touch nature of the screen makes the notebook’s convertible design useful, as it removes the need for stretching over the keyboard to interact with the display.
A dual-core Intel Celeron or Pentium processor or quad-core Intel Pentium Processor provides the muscles needed to get Lenovo Flex 10 through different tasks. However, you should not be looking to run demanding apps and games on this one because the CPU used and the integrated Intel graphics are not designed for that.
RAM of 2GB or 4GB capacity is supplied to help you squeeze out whatever level of performance the budget processor is willing to render.
Lenovo Flex 10 runs on Windows 8 or Windows 8.1 operating system and is equipped with a 4-hour battery, which is supported by Lenovo Energy Manager. It features a pair of built-in stereo speakers and an integrated HD webcam.
The dual-mode notebook has a Veriface Pro feature that allows you log in with your face before the built-in camera. Lenovo Flex 10 comes with two USB ports (one USB 3.0) and an HDMI output port. Hard drive storage of up to 500GB capacity is provided.
Pricing and availability
Lenovo Flex 10 laptops are available in Nigeria. You can buy the convertible tablets at leading online stores in the country. Lenovo Flex 10 Price in Nigeria ranges from N65,000 to N150,000 depending on your location in Nigeria and the configuration of the laptop.
Lenovo Flex 10 Specs
Here are a few specs of the Lenovo Flex 10:
- OS: Windows 8.1
- Processor: Intel Celeron or Intel Pentium Processor (dual-core or quad-core)
- GPU: Intel HD Graphics
- Memory: up to 2GB RAM (with Celeron) or up to 4GB RAM (with Pentium)
- Colours: Black
- Dimension: 273 x 188.5 x 21 mm
- Weight: 1.2 kg
Display & Keyboard
- Display: 10.1-inch Display, 1366 x 768 pixels
- Keyboard: Full QWERTY Keyboard
- Pointing Device: Touchpad
- Built-in Storage: up to 500GB Storage
- Optical Storage: No
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
Ports & Connectivity
- Webcam: Yes
- USB 3.0: Yes, 1 port
- USB 2.0: Yes, 1 port
- HDMI: Yes, 1 port
- DisplayPort: No
- VGA: No
- Ethernet (RJ-45): No
- SD Slot: –
- Mic/Headphone: Yes
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.0
- Mobile Broadband: No
- Stereo speakers
- Integrated microphone
- Battery: 3-Cell Battery
- Use Time: up to 4 hours