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Lenovo EDGE 2 15 – 80QF0004US Review, Powerful Convertible Notebook

Lenovo EDGE 2 15 – 80QF0004US is a 15.6 inch sleek convertible laptop with sturdy aluminum chassis and unique 360 degrees rotating hinge. Its powered by one of the most powerful Intel processor at this time, the 6th Intel Skylake i7 dual core processor that tuned with Intel Turbo Boost technology, delivers more than enough power for handle heavy mainstream multitasks without any delays. There is also a NVIDIA GeForce 940M dedicated graphics card with 2GB of video memory to gives the power you will need to play modern games and handle modern video editing app.

Compared to the $999 HP Pavilion 15-ak010nr 15.6 inch mainstream machine powered by Intel Core i7-6700HQ dual core processor, the latest Lenovo EDGE 2 15 convertible laptop is brings slightly less power. But the 2.5 GHz Intel Core i7-6500U dual core processor still has more than enough power for hard work and play. There is also a Intel Turbo Boost technology that gives up to 3.1 GHz power for running most demanding software. For heavy multitasks, the 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows 10 combined with 8GB of DDR3 SDRAM promises very fast and smooth performance without any delays, even for running three or more demanding video and business software.

Lenovo EDGE 2 15 - 80QF0004US review
Lenovo EDGE 2 15 – 80QF0004US convertible review

Under the hood, the dedicated NVIDIA GeForce 940M as graphics engine offers 2GB of video memory, gives the power you need to play modern games and running video software. The CAD, Photoshop, and other software, along with modern games such as Assassin’s creed series, Need for speed series, The Witcher 3, Dirt Rally and more can be played without any problems. As a mainstream laptop class, the Lenovo EDGE 2 15 80QF0004US also brings plenty of storage space with a 1TB of Serial-ATA disk drive and 5400 RPM.

Lenovo EDGE 2 15 – 80QF0004US sports a 15.6 inch Full High Definition multi-touch screen LED backlight display with anti glare technology for better viewing experience in any angles in bright-light room. Like its brother, the Lenovo EDGE 2 laptop’s display also can produces maximum resolution at 1920 x 1080 pixels, which mean you can playing and watching 1080p video on this machine without need an external HDTV. It’s also features a 10-point touch technology and very responsive when you touch with your fingers for opening applications on desktop bar.

Lenovo EDGE 2 15 80QF0004US specifications
Lenovo EDGE 2 15 80QF0004US notebook specifications

The laptop comes with a brushed aluminum body and an unique 360 degrees hinge to transform into several modes. The solid gunmetal finished design make it looks more sturdy and feels extremely durable. The 15.6 inch convertible laptop also extremely thicker and easy to carry around with you. Measures around at 10.24 x 14.96 x 0.78 inch, the 5.06 lbs laptop brings better portability than other mainstream notebook, such as the newest HP Pavilion 15 middle-class gaming notebook which has dimension in 15.14 10.28 x 0.99 inches with weighs around at 5.12 lbs.

On the top of bezel, there is a 720p front facing web camera for video conversation with dual array microphones for enhanced audio recording and conversation. The internal two stereo speakers tuned with Dolby Home Theater technology delivers good bass and rich sound for music and video. Of course, as a middle class notebook, Lenovo EDGE 2 15 – 80QF0004US also equipped with full essential ports interface, such as USB 2.0 port, HDMI port, two USB 3.0 ports, audio combo jack, 3.5mm audio jack and full media card reader slot.

There are also full connectivity options to browse the web and connect to external device, such as Bluetooth and WiFi 801.11/AC. Like common Lenovo EDGE laptop series, the Lenovo EDGE 2 80QF0004US convertible laptop also equipped with the legendary AccuType keyboard with backlighting technology for typing in dark room. If you interested, Lenovo EDGE 2 15 – 80QF0004US is available now for $919.99. IF you are on the market for smaller convertible laptop, we recommend you to check the sub-$700 Asus Q302UA-BHI5T20 13.3 inch light-weight laptop that comes with lovely 2-in-1 design and powered by Intel Core i5-6200u processor.

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