Editors Liked

  • Thin for an Ultrabook with a 15.6inch display
  • Great battery life of 7 plus hours
  • Decent benchmark performance
  • Slim, sturdy design
  • Perky performance
  • Runs cool
  • Long battery life
  • Dramatically improved performance thanks to an Intel Core i54200U Haswell processor
  • Decent port selection
  • WiDi
  • Good build quality
  • Spacious keyboard
  • Enjoyable speakers
  • Strong battery life
  • Slim lightweight design
  • Good 4thgen Core performance
  • Enjoyable user interface
  • Loud, clear audio

Editors Didn't Like

  • Low res display for its size
  • Keyboard design isn't great
  • No optical drive
  • Finicky touch screen
  • Cheap-feeling touch pad
  • Sound grates at higher volumes
  • Display is glossy and reflective
  • Colors are slightly washedout
  • Lack of solid state memory holds back the potential performance
  • Touchpad could be better
  • Ugly display
  • Awkward power button placement
  • Keyboard has shallow travel
  • Too much bloatware