Screen size: 15.6 inches
Operating system: Windows 7Specifications: Core 2 Duo T6600 processor, 4-gigabyte memory, 500-gigabyte hard drive, DVD drive, microphone, Web cam, memory card reader, DVI/HDMI video outputs. Pros: Good battery life for a laptop at 5.25 hours, relatively lightweight at 5.5 pounds and a value at less than $650. Cons: At 15.6 inches, there's a portability issue. Also, at 5.5 pounds, it's a lighter laptop, but still roughly twice the weight of the average netbook.