Editors Liked

  • Blistering performance
  • Clean, aluminum design
  • Solid build quality
  • Plenty of ports
  • Multi-color backlit keyboard
  • Great price
  • Includes features the Surface Pro doesn't have, like Thunderbolt 3 and extra USB ports

Editors Didn't Like

  • No GPS, NFC or LTE
  • Less than stellar battery life
  • Pen technology is way behind the curve
  • Pen magnet on the edge is too weak to reliably keep it in place while mobile
  • Upper-tier models provide less performance than the Surface Pro