Editors Liked

  • Fast Core i5 processor, big 17 inch screen, solid ATI graphics card
  • Core i5 processor and solid ATI graphics for a reasonable price; large 17-inch screen
  • Excellent performance for the price; huge high-res screen; decent battery life for its class
  • Good graphics power, nice looking machine
  • Very powerful, Fantastic price
  • Strong overall performance, Bright, vibrant display, Long battery life, Strong wireless range

Editors Didn't Like

  • Single rocker mouse button is awkward, no full HD screen
  • Awkward touchpad buttons; no Bluetooth; screen resolution isn't full 1080p; you can get a lot of laptops with similar features
  • Flimsy keyboard; no Bluetooth connectivity
  • Not much of a useful software bundle, some bloatware
  • Heavy, Battery life not that great, Lots of screen glare
  • Stiff touch button, Relatively slow hard drive, Uncomfortable keyboard