Editors Liked

  • Sleek design with great build quality that belies its price point
  • Mostly straightforward maintenance
  • Good temperatures under load
  • Sturdy aluminum chassis
  • Fingerprint reader
  • GeForce MX150 with 2 GB GDDR5
  • Acceptable battery life
  • Generous 512 GB NVMe SSD

Editors Didn't Like

  • Somewhat disappointing CPU and GPU performance
  • Case rigidity pales in comparison to pricier rivals
  • No options for dual-channel RAM
  • Slow card reader
  • Audible under load