Editors Liked

  • Includes USB 3,0, eSATA, HDMI connectivity, Comes with lengthy security software subscription, Contains no preinstalled bloatware, Virtual PC XP Mode
  • Plenty of USB ports, Strong general performance
  • Excellent performance in tested configuration; attractive design; USB 3.0 ports; clean of bloatware

Editors Didn't Like

  • Upgrades require a screwdriver, Internal USB cable is thick, Warranty is only for one year
  • Lacks a discrete graphics card
  • Configuration is overkill for most workers; “tool-less” chassis needs tools to open