Editors Liked

  • Amazingly fast for its size, easy-to-use (flat and lit) keyboard, well textured touch-pad, web camera, nice long battery life (with proper settings), quiet and cool
  • Way cool customizable backlit keyboard, Massive RAM allowable, 1GB hybrid graphics, Easy overclock from 1.3GHz to 1.7GHz, Battery is not removable, Great battery even when playing games, Only 11 inches for max portability
  • Very good game play, Excellent multimedia experience, Extremely portable
  • Superb Performance, SSD is standard, Netbook size, Good battery
  • Netbook sized gaming laptop, decent and powerful graphics for gameplay
  • Uberportability, robust gaming, and long battery life in one kickass package
  • Excellent performance, Good battery life
  • Stylish design, good battery life, illuminated keyboard, chargeable USB port (charge devices even when the netbook is off)
  • Great graphics performance, good battery life on the integrated GPU platform; attention-seeking design; backlit keyboard; VGA, HDMI and DisplayPort outputs
  • Good gaming performance, compact design, graphics can be switched off
  • Switchable graphics; good performance; solid build; relatively long battery life
  • Solid gaming performance in a very compact form; switchable graphics for longer battery life; great keyboard
  • Incredible build quality. Excellent gaming performance. Good keyboard
  • Powerful switchable graphics, Stylish chassis and lighting, Stellar audio quality, Long battery life, Facial recognition works well
  • Chic design, Excellent workmanship, Extensive lighting, Quite a lot of connections, Fairly good application and gaming performance, Long battery life, Good input devices, Fast hard disk
  • Small, Gamingready GPU and switchable graphics, Great display
  • Strong 3D Graphics Performance, Attractive Styling With Customizable LED Lighting, Excellent Peripheral Connectivity

Editors Didn't Like

  • No internal CD/DVD drive and glare that makes it impossible to game in a well-lit area.Overall: A great portable gaming computer if you are traveling or prefer download-only games. The ideal gateway computer for those getting into higher-end gaming laptops. The future is disc-free. Apple may have jammed it down our gullets with its past few computers and iDevices (iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad) but
  • Major lags when doing easy stuff, Half of one side is blank, No DVD drive, Excessively glossy screen, SD cards stick out when their inserted
  • This model is exorbitantly priced, Very little value for money
  • Reflective screen, Flat keys are uncomfortable, Pricey
  • Screen could be larger
  • No optical drive; no Express Card; oldschool hybrid graphics solution
  • Chunky for a 11inch notebook
  • Overly reflective screen, expensive, bundle could have been better
  • Limited CPU processing power; rather heavy for an 11.6-inch machine
  • ULV chips not ideal for gaming, lacks optical drive
  • Thick for an ultraportable; reflective screen coating; no optical drive
  • ULV processor isn't as fast as most gaming laptops; no optical drive
  • Expensive. Poor screen. Slightly heavy
  • Fan noise a little loud, Heavier than most 11-inch systems, Somewhat cramped keys
  • Reflective, poor luminosity and sensitive display, A weak CPU in comparison to the graphic card, Wristrest gets warm, Noisy under load, Screwed battery
  • Heavy, GPU cuts battery life, Doesn't have Optimus automatic GPU switching
  • Thicker Than Most 11inch Laptops, Noisy Fan When Gaming Or Running The Systems Hard, Graphics Require Manual Switching Unlike New Optimus Based Laptops