While the new Pro with Retina isn’t a huge leap forward from its predecessor in anything except battery life, its generous price drop offers good value and makes ultrabook alternatives look over-priced.
'This pre-configured retail laptop, sold exclusively at Best Buy, comes with impressive components for the price, including a 2.4 GHz Intel Core i5 450 processor, a 500 GB hard drive, 4 GB of RAM and discrete Nvidia GeForce 310M graphics. '
'Light for its size.'
'relatively short battery life'
'The Q430's input devices are undistinguished, however.'