Nice fast machine - the pluses far outweigh the minuses
3 weeks ago
Summary: There is a lot to like on this machine and only a few things keeping it from a five star rating. The machine is fast and light and reasonably priced (~$800). The only negatives are the inability to create a backup boot disk (you can do it once with HP's 'special' program), this is a big negative and...
Cost Effective and quite adequate for home and business use.
James Mctamaney, Amazon
11 May 2015
Summary: When my wife's 2 year old Alienware laptop computer died, we found that the Dell/Alienware support teams were unable to do anything helpful to repair the computer. The "warranty" did not include repairing a broken product....even if they charged us full price for the repairs.
Summary: I really like this computer. The touch screen is great, but the touch pad took me a bit to get used to. My computer came with a malware program that my brother had to uninstall for me. It's a little slow, but the look is nice and there are lots of apps to choose from.
Great laptop for the price, but not without issues.
Jordan Fetherolf, Amazon
20 February 2015
Summary: Everything about this laptop is tip top except for two things: disassembly for even the most minor of maintenance/upgrade is unnecessarily difficult, and the CD/DVD Optical Drive makes an annoying buzz/rattling noise when listening to music or anything with a good amount of bass due to the beats...