• Good all-around performance, including on games
  • Better-than-average screen and sound


  • Middling battery life
  • On the pricey side

At A Glance

Excellent performance and multimedia features make this desktop replacement a nearly perfect dorm room companion.

Manufacturer’s Description

Fusing classical and post-modern design

Simple yet sleek design by David Lewis creates a unique mood of sophisticated elegance and modernity, featuring piano-gloss covers and polished metal frames. The new N Series is also extremely user-focused, delivering comfortable soft-feel touchpads, fast-type keys with reinforced springs, and a smoothed-out integrated power button. Intelligent design and meticulous craftsmanship combine to embody a spirit of advanced computing and purely sensational simplicity.