Alienware Sentia Video
At CES 2010, Scott Stein checks out the M11X, a thin-and-light gaming laptop from Alienware.
With very good performance and battery life and even better design and features for its price, the Fit 14 is an exemplary thin-and-light.
The Gateway M320's scant battery life undercuts its status as an otherwise decent, all-around thin-and-light laptop.
If looks could kill, the Acer Ferrari 3000LMi would be wanted for murder. But unless you're a fashionista first and foremost, look elsewhere for a better-performing thin-and-light laptop.
Unless you're looking for a laptop to go with your red sports car, there are better-performing thin-and-lights than the Ferrari 3200.
Dell has finally put design first, with the head-turning XPS m1330. The laptop emphasizes both the "thin" and "light" aspects of the thin-and-light category, without sacrificing features or performance.
The thin-and-light Sony VAIO VGN-S470P delivers an ideal combination of performance and features in a perfectly portable package.
The well-equipped thin-and-light Toshiba Tecra A4 is not a superperformer, but it offers a great feature set at a reasonable price.
We can't recommend the Alienware Aurora on performance and value grounds, but its unique appearance might appeal to those interested in making a statement with a gaming desktop.
The great-looking, versatile Sony VAIO V505 is a top thin-and-light for work or play, although it's not the fastest on the block.