Nice fast machine - the pluses far outweigh the minuses
7 June 2015
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...
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.
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.