Look at the time to wake the Chronos from zero power sleep. Is that a game changer or something you'll want?
We removed most of the laptops folk look at.
If we move back to the usual 4 year laptop if you take care of it, I'd start looking at the new Ultrabooks such as that Asus S3.
Hoarding photos on your phone?
Those picture are hogging memory and could be slowing down your phone.