Editors Liked

  • Dual-core processor. Widescreen 720p screen. 500GB hard drive
  • Decent build quality, Good keyboard, Lots of ports, Four hours of battery life, Runs cool and quiet, Good allaround performance
  • Above-average performance and battery life for its class; very competitive price; HDMI and eSATA ports; ExpressCard/34 slot

Editors Didn't Like

  • Relocated Ctrl key was irritating. Hefty amount of bloatware
  • Horrible touchpad, Glossy plastic lid is a fingerprint magnet, Subpar screen quality and resolution
  • Lid easily marred by fingerprint smudges; touch pad can be tricky to use; right side of keyboard is mushy