Editors Liked

  • Small and versatile, bright IPS screen, low temperatures, silent operation, good battery runtimes
  • Handsome IPS screen, Perky performance
  • Sturdy design, Strong performance, Optional discrete graphics
  • Low fan noise, relatively accessible internals, upgradeable 2.5inch SSD and SODIMM RAM, backlit keyboard, optional Nvidia GT 940M graphics, full system performance on batteries

Editors Didn't Like

  • Low performance due to weak cooling, bad input devices, PWM flickering at very low frequency, lid is not very stable, only 1x USB 3.0
  • Plasticky feel, Shallow keyboard travel
  • Belowaverage battery life, Shortened Backspace and Right Shift keys
  • Backlight could have been brighter for better outdoor usability, nonremovable battery, utilizes PWM for brightness control, average color accuracy, slow charging