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Lenovo – Flex 3 80LY0008US 4-in-1 Affordable Hybrid Laptop Review

The Lenovo – Flex 3 80LY0008US is a very affordable 2-in-1 hybrid laptop with 11.6 inch HD touch-screen display and brushed metal interior with a premium feel. The elegant design combine with sturdy 360 degree hinge and soft-touch black-plastic finish will impressive all potential buyer for the price. Lenovo Flex 3 80LY0008US powered by 5th Generation of Intel Celeron N3050 dual core processor with 4GB of DDR3L SDRAM, promises more than enough power for browse the web, streaming video, light photo editing, spreadsheet and other entry level office applications.

This low-cost laptop is might only powered by low end Intel Celeron N3050 dual core processor that clocked around 1.6GHz to 2.16 GHz. But with the 4GB DDR3L memory inside and the 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows 10 Home as the system, the newest Lenovo – Flex 3 laptop model still can running multiple basic daily productivity applications and light multimedia tasks simultaneously with relative ease. Yeah, the integrated Intel HD Graphics isn’t built for 3D games or heavy video editing tasks, but it’s still delivery enough performance for light photo editing tasks and casual older games.

Lenovo - Flex 3 80LY0008US Review
Lenovo – Flex 3 80LY0008US Hybrid Laptop Review

With just a folding back the display, you can easily transform the Lenovo – Flex 3 80LY0008US laptop into 4 modes, tablet, stand, tent and conventional laptop mode, thanks to the special 360 degrees strong hinge system. Combine the metal looks case with brushed-finish interior design gives it a premium feel likes its competitor on higher price. Yeah, like other portable hybrid laptop on its class, the Lenovo – Flex 3 keyboard’s is not designed for anyone with larger fingers, but its still easy and accurate to type document for common people. Unfortunately, the 3.06 Flex 3 system which measures around at 11.77 x 8.23 x 0.86 inches is a bit thicker than other machine on its class, such as the 2.82 lbs HP Stream 11-d078nr Signature Edition Laptop with just 0.78 inch thick.

Lenovo – Flex 3 80LY0008US equipped with a 11.6 inch High Definition LED-Backlit touch screen display with 10-point touch supports and a 1376 x 768 pixels native resolution. Yeah, the laptop’s display is small, but with Antiglare technology, the screen still delivers fairly bright and natural color to use in bight room. On the bottom, the internal speakers that tuned by Dolby DS 1.0 technology is not a great audio system, but still delivers loud enough audio for music in small room. Above the screen, there is a front facing High Definition web camera that paired with single digital array microphone for video conversation.

The Flex 3 80LY0008US 11″ hybrid laptop equipped with full range of ports, microphone-in/headphone-out jack, two USB 2.0, HDMI port and single USB 3.0 port for faster connection. There is a 500GB of Serial ATA disk drive with speeds of 5400 RPM and a media card reader slot for SD and MMC card. For browse the web or streaming video from internet, the affordable 4-in-1 laptop brings a new WiFi 802.11/AC which promises faster and more reliable wireless connection than the previous version. For browse the web, the 2-cell lithium-polymer battery can reaches more than six hours of life on single charge.

Pre-installed with the 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows 10 as the system, Lenovo – Flex 3 80LY0008US hybrid laptop available now for purchase with a starting price only around at $349. Yeah, the Lenovo – Flex 3 “Intel Celeron N3050” isn’t a powerful machine , but if you only need a stable machine for basic daily tasks, this is should will satisfied you, especially if the price is your biggest concern. If you have more budget and looking for a better hybrid laptop for daily use, we recommend you to take a look at Lenovo Yoga 2 11 – 59445119 11″ portable laptop that shipped with Intel Core i3-4012Y dual-core processor and paired with 8GB SSD and 500GB HDD.

Lenovo – Flex 3 80LY0008US Full Specifications

  1. Design : 4-in-1 modes with 360° strong hinge design
  2. Operating system : Microsoft Windows 10 64-bit
  3. Processor : 5th Generation “Braswell” Intel Celeron N3050 processor
  4. Processor features : 2M Cache, 1.6GHz to 2.16 GHz
  5. Graphics card : Intel HD Graphics
  6. Memory : 4GB DDR3L memory
  7. Storage : 500GB SATA HDD 5400RPM
  8. Optical Drive : None
  9. Display 11.6 inch High Definition LED-Backlit touch screen Display
  10. Display features : Antiglare technology with a 1376 x 768 pixels native resolution, 10-point touch support
  11. Camera : front facing HD webcam, integrated microphone
  12. Speakers : Built-in 1.5W stereo speakers tuned with Dolby DS 1.0 home theater audio
  13. Keyboard : island style design
  14. Touchpad : yes
  15. Connectivity : WiFi 802.11/AC, Bluetooth 4.0
  16. Ports : 3.5mm microphone-in/headphone-out combo jack, HDMI port, 2x USB 2.0 ports, security lock slot, USB 3.0 port, full size media card slot
  17. Battery : 2-cell/30WHr lithium-polymer battery
  18. Battery life : more than 6 hours
  19. Dimension : 11.77 x 8.23 x 0.86 inches
  20. Weight : 3.06 lbs
  21. Other features : voice assistant capability, trial of Microsoft Office 2013

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