Editors Liked

  • Matte and high contrast Full HD display
  • Not susceptible to dirt
  • Moderate energy consumption
  • Aluminum surfaces
  • Good input devices
  • Long battery runtimes
  • Nice design
  • Fair price
  • Lightweight for a desktop replacement
  • Good price for a large screen
  • Solid productivity performance

Editors Didn't Like

  • High temperatures and system noise during 3D applications
  • No Turbo Boost with simultaneous GPU load
  • CPU & GPU throttling under maximum load
  • Pretty meager port variety
  • Poor maintainability
  • Only one hard drive bay
  • Pretty high weight
  • No Gigabit Ethernet
  • No discrete graphics card
  • Performance is less than impressive
  • Short battery life
  • Reflective screen