Editors Liked

  • Large, vivid display
  • 16GB of memory
  • Slim, lightweight chassis
  • Aluminium lid
  • All ports located at the rear part of the sides
  • Decent input devices
  • Dual band WiFi (802.11 ac)
  • Decent application performance
  • Great maintenance options
  • Quiet operation
  • Good battery life
  • Numeric keypad
  • Full set of I/O ports
  • Speedy boot time

Editors Didn't Like

  • Flaky keyboard and trackapd
  • Feels fragile
  • Clickpad sometimes not too precise
  • "Throttled" GPU
  • Hot under full load
  • Only 12 months of warranty
  • No Gigabit Ethernet
  • Display with strong bluish tint
  • Glossy, highly reflective screen
  • Mediocre vertical viewing angle
  • Keyboard takes time to master