Editors Liked

  • Processing power
  • Quality design and materials
  • Great audio in/out
  • Weighs 2.9 lbs which makes it easy to move and take from place to place

Editors Didn't Like

  • No DVD (let alone Blu-ray) player
  • Lower graphics capabilities than 2011 model
  • Keyboard and mouse not included
  • High heat levels
  • Minor HDMI bugs (screen goes black for a couple of seconds)
  • No Fusion Drive (HDD + SSD) on the basic model