Editors Liked

  • Excellent antiglare 1080p display
  • Superb keyboard and touchpad
  • Solid build quality
  • Aggressively priced for the components inside
  • Cutting-edge parts selection
  • Impressive performance
  • Quiet operation
  • Blazing-fast graphics performance
  • Thunderbolt port

Editors Didn't Like

  • Subpar speakers
  • Hefty, even for a 17-inch laptop
  • Webcam software setup is confusing
  • General performance isn't very good
  • Speakers sound terrible
  • Overall performance falls behind top competition
  • Lid picks up fingerprints easily
  • Below-average battery life
  • Slow hard drives