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88 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
88

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Engadget Review

The Spectre x360 is one of our new favorite laptops, thanks to its premium design, fast performance, vibrant screen and comfortable keyboard. It's relatively heavy compared to competing laptops, but it mostly makes up for it with nearly best-in-class battery life.

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Pros
  • Attractive, well-made design
  • Long battery life
  • Colorful screen, good viewing angles
  • Comfortable keyboard
  • Fast performance
  • Reasonably priced
Cons
  • A bit heavy for a 13-inch laptop, even one with a convertible design
  • Relative heaviness makes it less practical to use as a tablet
  • Touchpad offers a bit too much friction

Reviews

84
 
Average Critic Score
Critic Reviews 8

68
 
Average User Score
User Reviews 4
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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Ultraportable
Screen size
13.322
Screen resolution
1920 x 1080
Bundled OS
Windows
CPU family
Core i5
System RAM
41
Pointing device
Trackpad
Video outputs
Displayport, Hdmi
Maximum battery life
Up to 12.520
Type
Screen size
Screen resolution
Bundled OS
CPU family
System RAM
Pointing device
Video outputs
Maximum battery life
Ultraportable
13.322
1920 x 1080
Windows
Core i5
41
Trackpad
Displayport, Hdmi
Up to 12.520

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88 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
88

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Scores

Engadget

88
 

User Reviews

70
fia
I buy this laptop over a month ago. Every thing was working good. But, on the...read more
90
JohnBlackman
I was looking for a good business laptop that was large enough to do some coding...read more
20
DerekNewton
Was quite excited to get my hands on this laptop - found one in stock at a local...read more
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