Editors Liked

  • Great balance of system performance and price
  • Decent build quality
  • Attractive design
  • Very good audio
  • Price
  • Great Performance
  • Dedicated graphics
  • USB 3.0, Awesome speakers

Editors Didn't Like

  • Too much gloss
  • Stiff touchpad button
  • Battery life could be better
  • Screen resolution could be bigger
  • Status lights and buttons above keyboard difficult to make out from a distance of more than eight inches
  • Don’t have a shovel large enough to get rid of all this preinstalled junk and upsell comeons
  • Case design is thick, heavy, and unattractive