Editors Liked

  • Sleek design
  • Compact and light
  • Low priced for an Ultrabook
  • Fair enough battery life (four and half hours under load)
  • Thin and Light
  • Core i5 processor and 4GB memory provide potent performance
  • Combination of spinning hard drive and SSD provides larger storage capacity without losing speed
  • More affordable than competitors
  • Nearly instant-on from sleep mode; moderate pricing

Editors Didn't Like

  • Keyboard and Screen could be better
  • Poor audio quality
  • Limited number of ports
  • Surprisingly loud and aggressive fan
  • Stuffed to the gills with shovelware
  • Truction feels cheap
  • Cheap plastic chassis
  • Stiff keyboard
  • Limited viewing angles
  • The construction is a step below super-premium
  • Connectivity is limited
  • Below-average performance for a Core i5 processor