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71
Engadget
Score
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
71

A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.

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Engadget Review

Vizio's first laptop offers fast performance and zero bloatware in an attractive package, but it's marred by some serious usability flaws.

Pros
  • Lovely all-metal designCrisp 1,600 x 900 screen Fast performance
Cons
  • Short battery lifeJumpy trackpad, uncomfortable keyboardNo SD slot
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Scores

Engadget

71
 

User Reviews

70
Journal
The reason that this computer is in my Had list shortly after release is because...read more
100
TheAwesomeWrath
BETTER THAN A MBP!
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74
Average Critic Score

Durability

80
 

Speed and features

76
 

Display

72
 

Portability (size / weight)

80
 

Battery life

50
 

Expandability

60
 

Design and form factor

80
 

How It Stacks Up

84

Engadget

84
 

Critic

73
 

User

78
 
81

Engadget

81
 

Critic

78
 

User

90
 
89

Engadget

89
 

Critic

86
 

User

80
 
84

Engadget

Not yet scored
 

Critic

88
 

User

93
 
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Engadget

81
 

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78
 

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90
 
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Engadget

89
 

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86
 

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80
 
84

Engadget

Not yet scored
 

Critic

88
 

User

93
 
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