The Every Day Linux User portal has published a review of Linux Lite 2.6, a lightweight GNU/Linux distribution based on Ubuntu LTS. In this review, reviewer wonders what would make somebody choose Linux Lite over Linux Mint.
Read complete review in Every Day Linux User's portal.
That is all you really need to know about the purpose of Linux Lite. It is built for the Everyday Linux User which is why this is the best platform for review purposes.
Linux Lite does not yet have a version that works easily with UEFI based computers which in 2015 is a little bit disappointing, especially as it is based on Ubuntu which does have UEFI support.