Editors Liked

  • Multitouch screen responds to fingers and stylus, Quick performance keeps up with nearly anything
  • Standard-voltage processors replace low-volt ones. When used in tandem, the two batteries delivered outstanding battery life. Lightweight. Ruggedized for business travel. Sleekest looking tablet
  • Great specs, thin design when closed
  • Durable and attractive design, Fast performance, Good audio quality, Instant-on web and Outlook access, Fast charging time
  • Supports pen, touch input; excellent performance; comfortable keyboard; preboot utilities for Web, calendar access; handy Webcam business-card-reader feature

Editors Didn't Like

  • Mediocre battery life, Mediocre image brightness and contrast
  • Pointing stick is stiff. Very small touchpad. Screen isn't bright enough. Extended battery ($180) and expansion base ($250) are very pricey options
  • A little pricey compared to similar models from other companies
  • Relatively short endurance with standard battery, No touch software included, Small touchpad
  • No optical drive; tiny touch pad; pricey; poor battery life