For $797 the HP Pavilion dv6-3138tx has a great processor, decent graphics card, and no real gaps in the specs.
The HP Pavilion dv6-3030TX allrounder notebook has solid overall specs, including the strong Intel Core i5 540M CPU and just as strong ATI Radeon HD 5650 graphics card.
The HP Pavilion dv6-3132tx is a new model Core i7 allrounder that has excellent overall specs, and its $1,247 price is very reasonable.
Intel Core i7 CPUs are now migrating to lower price brackets, with the HP Pavilion dv6-3032TX a good example of what this migration leads to. It also has strong ATI 5650 graphics.
Although the new generation of Sandy Bridge Intel Core i7s are more powerful than the Intel Core i7 in this allrounder notebook, for just $994 you’re still getting a bargain.
The Toshiba Satellite L650/0E8 is a very good allrounder notebook, with a powerful Core i5 processor.
The Samsung R580-JS02AU is a fine allrounder for $1086. It has strong overall specs, including the powerful Intel Core i5 CPU and very decent NVIDIA GT330M graphics card.
This Acer could be the most affordable allrounder notebook yet - under $800 but with a good graphics card that can play even latest games at low detail .
This online only special is essentially a fully featured Core i7 entertainment notebook for less than the normal price of a Core i7 allrounder notebook.
For $777 you get a 15.6in notebook with 4GBs of RAM, a massive 500GB hard drive and an OK processor, making it a great basic laptop for the price.