Editors Liked

  • Great hardware. Thoughtful features. A design that will stop opponents cold
  • Cool design, Good performance
  • Superb performance, good value for moeny
  • Bright, crisp 1080p screen, Strong performance and smooth gameplay, Runs cool, Backlit keyboard and huge touchpad, Very good audio quality
  • Big screen delivers good color, Blazing specs push the latest apps
  • Great performance
  • Excellent performance; nicely configured for its cost
  • Startlingly strong components, graphics prowess for the price; cool "stealth" design; beautiful LCD; roomy keyboard, touch pad; terabyte of storage
  • Extremely Fast Processor, High Performance Direct X 11 Compatible Graphics, Double The Memory Of Most 17inch Laptops

Editors Didn't Like

  • No Blu-ray. 1,920 by 1,080 resolution not available
  • Small right shift key
  • Keyboard feels smallish, lacks discrete buttons for media controls, port assortment is basic, doesn’t come with bundled Bluray playback software
  • Short battery life, No eSATA or USB 3.0 ports
  • Battery life is slightly too short, Lacks Bluray drive
  • Small keyboard, lacks discrete controls for media, just basic ports
  • Smallish keyboard for the laptop's size; no discrete media controls; massive power supply; basic port assortment
  • Short battery life; huge power brick; subpar speakers
  • Very Large, Limited Battery Life, Lacking Some Peripheral Ports