Editors Liked

  • Reasonable price
  • Good performance
  • Comfortable keyboard
  • Attractive design
  • Strong sound system
  • Excellent Webcam
  • Excellent spill resistant keyboard
  • Roomy touchpad
  • Runs fairly cool and quiet

Editors Didn't Like

  • Short battery life
  • Buttonless touch pad
  • Merely passable display
  • Poor quality screen
  • Doesn't feel as solidly built as pricier ThinkPads
  • No niceties like a backlit keyboard or solidstate storage
  • Dim and unremarkable screen
  • USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 ports are both black
  • Questionable integrated touchpad button design
  • No metal in sight
  • Heat and noise are slightly higher than the competition