Editors Liked

  • Robust Nvidia graphics; affordable price; competitive performance for a Core i5 laptop
  • Excellent productivity Speed for price; strong 3D acceleration for games; 500GB hard drive; Nvidia Optimus technology
  • Decent port complement; good performance; good battery life
  • A good selection of hardware provides strong performance. Big 500GB hard drive. Textured design won't attract smudges
  • Well Priced, Solid Performance From Core i5 Processor, Direct X 11 Compatible Graphics

Editors Didn't Like

  • Lackluster design; short battery life; weak speaker; no USB 3.0 or Bluetooth
  • Mediocre battery life; small touch pad; bland design; weak Webcam, audio
  • Mono speaker; no Bluetooth; no 5GHz radio
  • Plastic construction feels cheap and flimsy
  • Glossy Screen Produces Too Much Glare And Reflections, Lots of Trialware Applications, Battery Life A Bit Below Average