Good for price...But beware...NO BLUETOOTH, Up-gradable ??????
22 March 2014
Summary: When I saw this Laptop on Amazon, i did the research but was only finding information online for the models that have the corei 7 Specs. Comparing the specs with the information Amazon provided, the only difference was the processors and the memory.
Summary: -The Main problem I have with this computer is the WIN8 licensing, but you'll see that with any WIN8 machine... -I don't regret my purchase. If I would be offered a full refund for this product, I would refuse it.
Pros: -The "Hybrid" drive (it's actually two different units... the SDD component is a separate chip (Kingston) attached to the MOBO) allows for a fast boot time out-of-box (but for some reason is not recognizable as a separate drive in the OS...) -When I bought this product, it was on sale for $580. Y...
Cons: -When my computer came and I turned it on for the first time... the HDD sounded like it was over 10 years old. It was actually concerning to me how much noise it made. -for some reason, my speakers pop whenever the computer does something processing intensive (ex: on boot up, whenever a screen ch...
Summary: I needed a new laptop for home and this dit my needs for browsing and work. The WiFi card does seem a little spotty, but it hasn't really been a problem, just an occasional drop here and there. It is a great value.
Summary: Had only 2 months and well satisfied. The only problem is the spacebar requires a little more pressure to work than what I am used to. Screen brightness is good. Battery run time is OK. Speakers are very good. Boots up quickly. A little heavy but feels tight, stable and well made.