Editors Liked

  • Super high resolution display
  • HDMI and S/PDIF out
  • 32GB SSD
  • Brand-new CPU and graphics chips offer excellent performance
  • USB 3,0 ports
  • HDMI in and out
  • MSATA with Intel SRT
  • 802,11 a/b/g/n 2,4GHz and 5GHz Wi-Fi
  • Internal power supply (No power brick)
  • Nice sound
  • No confusing USB 2,0 ports

Editors Didn't Like

  • PC must be powered on to use its HDMI input and to charge connected USB devices
  • A new adjustable display support arm is welcome, but stops short of reclining a full 90 degrees
  • No touch-screen option for Windows 8 upgrades
  • Mobile-class graphics not up to gaming at the screen's native resolution
  • Plastic back feels flimsy compared to Apple's aluminum-clad iMac
  • Boring (but wireless) keyboard and mouse
  • USB 3,0 ports aren't blue