Summary: Its flimsy screen has broken twice. The first instance happened when my wife dropped it from 6 inches on a mattress. I got it repaired at Lenovo service center. But the new screen lasted for 6 months before it's backlight suddenly stopped working. This time i could see a very faint screen.
Timothy W. Moraca "10% hippie, 100% incan", Amazon
14 June 2013
Summary: Seems good (you know, as long as you ignore the Windows 8 start menu), but I've had problems with the laptop since I first got it 2 months ago. There are battery problems... which Lenovo knows about considering there is a firmware upgrade on the web site... but this did not fix my problems.
Summary: I actually bought this laptop off newegg a couple weeks ago, it has a decent feel and a solid build for the price. Things start getting annoying when i see it has UEFI with secure boot, add in the fact that you have to unassemble the whole thing to reach the hard drive and memory for and upgrade and...
Summary: The Machine comes with UEFI secure boot which can be a pain if you wana upgrade the hard drive. To reach the hard drive and ram you have to pretty much unassemble the whole laptop.
Pros: Solid build, looks good, nice specs
Cons: The machine does not come with the Windows 8 product key that is associated with the license already paid for in the price. The Lenovo Customer Service kept insisting on selling me a new one instead of providing the key the was already paid for.
Summary: Overall the laptop appeared good. The speed was ok and it felt well constructed. However, after 2 months an "ink blot" appeared in the lower part of the screen. It was sent off to be looked at and I was told that the screen had cracked and we had to pay £123 to replace the screen, or pay £44 to have...
Summary: Returning for these reasons: "Unacceptably slow - takes over 30 secs to open apps. Apps regularly claim the PC is not connected to the internet when the network icon says it is (and has maximum connectivity) and when other devices on the network have no issue.
Summary: Computer looks good and overall worked well, with one big excpetion (and that is why we sent it back) - the WIFI connection fell out regularly. despite all attempts this could not be fixed. pity.