The laptop will grab your eyeballs as it comes with an impressive touchscreen display with very good touch response and that too available at a reasonable price. Other than this, the laptop also consists of a good processor and ample RAM to ensure multitasking backed by a powerful battery. Although don't expect the device to run games with intensive graphics as it comes with no dedicated external graphics card.
Display and Design
The Laptop boasts about a 15.6-inch HD LED Display with 10 Point Multi-touch Screen and supports a maximum resolution of 1366 x 768 Pixels. The display setup is immaculately engineered and gives you a vibrant colour spectrum along with top clarity visuals with a good touch response. The Lenovo Ideapad Flex 15 (59-387570) Laptop is armoured within a 22.1 mm sleek black chassis and weighs only 2.3 Kg which makes it very easy to carry. The input peripherals lodged beneath the display are - Touchpad with Multi-touch Support and a AccuType Keyboard.
Processor and OS
Below the hood, managing all the operations is a 4th generation Intel Core i5-4200U processor with a processing speed of 1.6 GHz. The CPU is also accompanied by a good 8GB DDR3 RAM unit with a speed of 1600 Mhz. The RAM can be further extended using the two DIMM slots. This laptop provides a good graphic ambience in your movies, games and editing sessions, thanks to the integrated Intel HD 4400 graphic processor included in the Laptop. The laptop sails on the 64-bit Windows 8 OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The laptop sports an impressive webcam and in consonance with an in-built microphone it provides you with a clear and noise-free video chatting. Other than clicking good still photos, the webcam also supports HD video recording. The primary storage is in the form of a SATA hard disk drive (HDD) whose capacity is 500GB. The stereo speakers spotted in the laptop works on the Dolby Advanced Audio technology that ensures a rich multimedia experience specially when you watch movies, listen to songs or play play games.
Battery and Connectivity
The laptop with a power backup up to 5 hours thanks to its powerful Li-ion battery. On the connectivity front it is equipped with features like - Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n, two USB 2.0 slots, one USB 3.0 slot, HDMI port and Digital Media Reader.