Editors Liked

  • Sharp, color-accurate screen
  • Reliably smooth gameplay
  • Lighter than its predecessor
  • Webcam shutter
  • Cooling system pulls air from the keyboard to keep it cool even when gaming
  • Nice assortment of ports

Editors Didn't Like

  • Awkward nostril webcam
  • Missing a Thunderbolt port
  • Case is made of plastic, not metal
  • Average keyboard instead of mechanical version
  • Fingerprint sensor from predecessor has been removed
  • Connectivity tops out at USB 3.0