Editors Liked

  • Outstanding battery life
  • Sleek, sturdy unibody chassis
  • Comfortable, full-sized keyboard
  • Responsive, versatile touch pad
  • Good value
  • Weighs only about 1000 grams
  • USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt
  • Very good input devices
  • Fourth Generation Intel Core processor
  • Bright screen
  • Nice multitouch trackpad
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Dualband 802.11ac WiFi

Editors Didn't Like

  • Slightly slower performance than last year's model in spots
  • Big bezel leaves us wanting a larger screen
  • Weak display hinge
  • No media card slot
  • No Retina display
  • No SD card slot
  • Almost zero expandability or accessibility for maintenance
  • New CPUs don't really boost performance over last year's Air