Editors Liked

  • Equipped with decent hardware, Includes two USB 3,0 ports
  • Newest Core i3 CPU, WiDi 2,0, USB 3,0, eSATA, Bluetooth, Big 640GB hard drive
  • Solid feature set, Second generation Core i3 CPU, Large hard drive
  • Pleasing, functional design; big hard drive; two USB 3.0 ports; Intel WiDi; HD Webcam

Editors Didn't Like

  • Colors only available with surcharge, System noise under moderate/heavy use, Fingerprint magnet, No easy HDD/CPU access
  • Unremarkable productivity performance, battery life, Some bloatware
  • Bloatware, There are better performers out there for the same price
  • Spongy keyboard, Small touchpad, Lackluster performance
  • Middling performance in labs testing; glossy display causes glare and reflections