Editors Liked

  • Aesthetically-pleasing aluminum case
  • Versatile port selection
  • Good battery life
  • Strong performance and graphics
  • Light and portable for a 15" device
  • Two Thunderbolt 3 connectors
  • Relatively affordable

Editors Didn't Like

  • Combined CPU + GPU stress results in throttling of both
  • Good GPU performance, but GTX 1050 Ti full potential cannot be tapped
  • PWM below brightness level of 30%---though high frequency
  • Quiet speakers
  • No 4K display option
  • Poor cooling solution
  • No availble RAM slots