Editors Liked

  • Excellent battery life
  • Runs cool
  • Aluminum lid and deck
  • Chiclet keyboard is comfortable
  • Affordable price
  • Newest Core i3 CPU, WiDi 2,0, USB 3,0, eSATA, Bluetooth
  • Big 640GB hard drive
  • Strong audio quality
  • Comfortable keyboard and touchpad
  • Runs cool
  • Vibrant design
  • Excellent user experience
  • Built-in WiMax antenna

Editors Didn't Like

  • Somewhat bulky and heavy for 14incher
  • Shallow keyboard feedback
  • Lid is easily smudged and scratched
  • Display could be brighter and less glossy
  • Small touchpad
  • Bloatware
  • There are better performers out there for the same price
  • Lackluster battery life
  • Lid picks up fingerprints
  • Slow performance scores