Editors Liked

  • Almost five hours of battery
  • Good performance
  • Decent build quality
  • Solid, comfortable keyboard
  • Responsive multi-touch touchpad
  • Very little bloatware
  • Affordable
  • Minimalist casing
  • Slick two-toned style
  • Large 500GB hard drive
  • 5 hours of battery life

Editors Didn't Like

  • Glossy plastic everywhere
  • Low screen resolution
  • Weak screen lid
  • Poor speakers
  • Short battery endurance
  • Second-gen Intel Core processors aren’t available
  • No Bluetooth
  • No USB 3.0 ports
  • Generally bland design
  • Weak battery life