Editors Liked

  • Modern design with multiple color options, Useful DataSafe backup utility, Long battery life, Huge hard drive
  • Very tough structure and underbody, Strong gaming performance with the 8600M GT, Excellent battery life for a 17" notebook, Bright and Vivid LCD with excellent viewing angles

Editors Didn't Like

  • No HDMI port for optional Blu-ray drive, Heavy
  • Paint defects out of the box, HD Bay cover has some play, making loud clacking noises, No plaid paint option ... they offer every other color after all