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It's not as much of a conversation piece as the tank-like Alienware 18, but the slimmer, lighter Alienware 17 is arguably more practical for serious gamers with realistic budgets.
There's a premium to be paid, but the massive Alienware 18 is a show-off-worthy desktop replacement that takes down even the newest PC games, and is just plain fun to use.
Dell has revamped its gaming line, including the new Alienware 14. The design changes don't go nearly far enough, but no complaints about the performance.
Though the updates are subtle, the third-generation iPod Touch still leaves its competitors in the dust.
The $1,649 Samsung Series 9 NP900X3A certainly won't be for every wallet, but this light, well-featured, and striking 13-incher is the closest the Windows world will ever come to a MacBook Air. However, its higher-than-the-Air price will be hard to stomach.
If you have Tiger, Apple's Mighty Mouse is worth a look, but if you're a Windows user or have an older Mac operating system, better mousing options are available.
Samsung’s latest budget spin on a Windows touch-screen, AMD-powered, ultrabook-esque laptop has some flair, but the corners it cuts aren't worth the money saved.
The Soundfreaq Sound Step offers everything you'd want in an all-in-one speaker dock, except great sound.
If you don't leave home without AA-powered gadgets and keep equipment with USB ports at the ready, the Moixa Energy USBCell AA NiMH batteries could be essential to pack in your laptop bag.
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Dell Venue Pro 11 is a Surface competitor with a removable battery.