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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 Sentia's decent set of features can't make up for its subpar performance and high price; we recommend looking at a different thin-and-light laptop.
A standout among budget midsize laptops, the 14.1-inch Gateway T-6836 marries strong performance and battery life with a compact, well-designed case.
The Gateway T-6330U's attractive case design and lengthy battery life make it a good pick for budget-minded shoppers who want a more portable midsize laptop.
Gateway's full-featured budget laptop is well-priced for its specs, and it has a surprisingly long battery life.
The 14.1-inch Toshiba Satellite E105 is a solid all-around laptop that delivers on Best Buy's Blue Label promises: longer battery life, lightweight design, and lengthy warranty.
At CES 2010, Scott Stein checks out the M11X, a thin-and-light gaming laptop from Alienware.
The budget-priced 15-inch Gateway NV55S05u laptop, with its AMD A8 processor, is hard to beat--provided you can live with an unimpressive battery life.
If you're looking for a decent all-around slim laptop for under $800, this is a great starting point.
Not quite thin, not quite light, but still plenty portable, the Gateway UC7807u should satisfy those with modest mobile PC needs without sacrificing good looks.