For those who missed the Acer 5685WLMi from Comet this makes a very tempting alternative.
A quick processor, good graphics, decent hard drive, and a very nice screen. As with all laptops in this price range you're paying for the graphics.
Screen 17" X-Brite 1440 x 900 Widescreen
Processor Intel Core 2 Duo T5600 1.83GHz
Memory 1024MB DDR2 667Mhz RAM
Hard Drive 120gb SATA
Optical Drive 16x Dual Format +/- DVD Burner
Chipset Intel 945GM Chipset
Graphics Chipset ATI Mobility Radeon X1600 256MB PCI Express Graphics
Modem 56K Modem
FireWire 1 x 1394 Firewire Port
Sound 7.1 Azalia High Definition Audio
Networking 54A/B/G Wireless LAN & Gigabit LAN