Editors Liked

  • Topoftheline performance, Optional 3Dcapable display, Numerous upgrade opportunities
  • Best looking gaming laptop, Solidly-made chassis, Outstanding game-play and gaming scores, 1080p screen resolution, Great keyboard, Impressive lighting effects, Soft mouse buttons, HDMI-In is a rare laptop find
  • Blazing performance, Fast SSD, Excellent battery life, Built-in WirelessHD, Innovative lighting effects, HDMI input
  • Great performance for games; good set of built-in speakers; menacing design
  • The large screen, amazing audio and overall good performance are huge benefits

Editors Didn't Like

  • Runs hot, Very short battery life, Only 4 GB of RAM on base model
  • Screen has the characteristics of a mirror, Battery life is below average
  • Bottom gets hot when gaming, Audio could be better
  • Bulky and heavy; poor battery performance; expensive
  • Low battery life and a high price tag may drive some away