Editors Liked

  • The power to play any game
  • Excellent customizable keyboard
  • Reasonably priced
  • Excellent 15.6in fullHD IPS display
  • Thin and relatively light for a gaming laptop
  • Quadcore Intel Haswell processor
  • GTX 860M adept at playing 1080p games
  • Backlit keyboard with programmable macros
  • Fast M.2 system drive
  • Simple, elegant design
  • Great trackpad for productivity
  • Good battery life

Editors Didn't Like

  • Flimsy plastic case
  • Limited hardware customization
  • Middling battery life
  • Fan noise can be bothersome
  • User upgrades will void warranty
  • Disappointing audio
  • Weak audio
  • Runs hot when gaming