Editors Liked

  • Thin and relatively light design, Good keyboard, thouchpad and TrackPoint, Decent midlevel performance
  • Excellent balance of size and performance; great keyboard and touchpad; ports are easily accessible
  • Very portable, Businessoriented design, Lots of connection options, Solid performance
  • The ThinkPad Edge E220s has an excellent balance of size and performance, with a great keyboard and touch pad and all the necessary ports in easy-access positions
  • Sleek, lightweight chassis; sturdy build; lots of useful business features; comfortable keyboard

Editors Didn't Like

  • Unimpressive battery life, Integrated battery, No USB 3.0
  • Lower battery life than other ultraportables
  • Below average battery life
  • Despite its low-voltage processor, the E220s has worse battery life than other ultraportables, such as the Samsung Series 9
  • Subpar Sandy Bridge performance; no optical drive; unimpressive battery life; sealed battery