Editors Liked

  • Loaded with good hardware
  • Fine performance
  • Includes two USB 3,0 ports
  • WiMAX support
  • Starts at US$499
  • Second-gen processor
  • HD Webcam
  • Swappable lids
  • Nice keyboard and touchpad
  • Blu-ray drive
  • 6GB of DDR3 Memory
  • Above Average Sized Hard Drive

Editors Didn't Like

  • Other similarly priced laptops are more powerful
  • Some bloatware preinstalled
  • Heavy
  • Expensive
  • No 1080p display option
  • No backlit keyboard option
  • Durability is only adequate
  • Integrated graphics
  • Middling battery life
  • Smudge magnet
  • Not Customizable Like Dell's Previous Offerings
  • Graphics Lack Direct X 11 Support
  • Lots Of Adware