Gateway NV7915u

Here's our weekly roundup of the new products CNET reviewers liked best.

Gateway NV7915u

Editors' rating: 4 out of 5

The good: Core i3 processing at great price; robust audio output; includes HDMI port; roomy and comfortable keyboard; touch pad supports multitouch gestures; little to no bloatware.

The bad: Poor battery life, even for a desktop replacement; awkward mouse-button bar.

The bottom line: The Gateway NV7915u is a well-rounded, well-designed desktop replacement that delivers mainstream performance at a budget price.

Read CNET's full review
Price: $599.99

Photo by: Sarah Tew/CNET

Lexmark Interact S605

Lexmark Interact S605

Editors' rating: 4 out of 5

The good: Rapid print output; easy wireless setup; user-friendly touch-screen LCD with convenient "SmartSolution" shortcuts; includes auto-duplexer.

The bad: Photo quality needs image quality improvement.

The bottom line: The Lexmark Interact S605 multifunction device prints, scans, copies, and connects wirelessly with a streamlined user experience facilitated by an easy-to-use touch screen and customizable widgets called "SmartSolutions." Built for small businesses and home usage, the Interact S605 stands out in its price range and is well-deserving of our recommendation.

Read CNET's full review
Price range: $113.99 - $199.99

Photo by: Sarah Tew/CNET

Motorola MotoNav TN765t

Motorola MotoNav TN765t

Editors' rating: 4 out of 5

The good: The MotoNav TN765t features updated hardware and an innovative new interface that combines the map and the menus. Bluetooth hands-free calling (with address book sync and voice dial), text-to-speech, and free FM-traffic reception are welcome additions to the MotoNav feature set. The MotoExtras service is a clever way to add data connectivity by using a Bluetooth-paired phone's antenna to transmit.

The bad: The MotoExtras data service isn't always on, so it must be manually refreshed for the latest info. GPS tracking in skyscraper-dense urban areas is a bit sketchy.

The bottom line: The MotoNav TN765t has a robust feature set that is on par with that of more-established brands and a beautiful interface that is, in many ways, superior.

Read CNET's full review
Price range: $277.08 - $280.15

Photo by: Sarah Tew/CNET

Samsung R580

Samsung R580

Editors' rating: 4 out of 5

The good: Excellent specs for the money, including Blu-ray, Core i5 processor, and Nvidia graphics for under $900.

The bad: Middling battery life; uncomfortable touch pad.

The bottom line: The Samsung NP-R580-JSB1US is the best bang for the buck we've seen in a current mainstream laptop, with great processing, graphics, and Blu-ray to boot.

Read CNET's full review
Price: $829.99

Photo by: Sarah Tew/CNET

Sony BDP-S570

Sony BDP-S570

Editors' rating: 4 out of 5

The good: Very good Blu-ray image quality; 3D Blu-ray compatibility coming this summer; Netflix, Amazon VOD, YouTube and Slacker media streaming; built-in Wi-Fi; fastest operational speed we've tested; SACD playback; 1GB onboard storage.

The bad: Subpar streaming Netflix video quality; too many features (Pandora, DLNA, Picasa, 3D) are "coming soon"; some very minor image quality nitpicks.

The bottom line: The Sony BDP-S570 has all the features of other midrange Blu-ray players, plus future 3D support and best-in-class operational speed, but you'll have to wait to unlock all of its functionality.

Read CNET's full review
Price range: $198.10 - $249.99

Photo by: Josh Miller/CNET

Canon PowerShot A495

Canon PowerShot A495

Editors' rating: 3.5 out of 5

The good: Excellent photos for its price; reliable Auto mode.

The bad: Short battery life; low-resolution LCD; slow shooting performance.

The bottom line: The Canon PowerShot A495 is a bargain for anyone concerned more with photo quality than features.

Read CNET's full review
Price range: $128.59 - $129.99

Photo by: Sarah Tew/CNET

Dell Adamo XPS

Dell Adamo XPS

Editors' rating: 3.5 out of 5

The good: Superslim chassis; inventive design.

The bad: Weak battery life; large footprint; no SD card slot.

The bottom line: Dell's high-concept Adamo XPS deserves credit for taking some serious design risks. It's a cool conversation piece, but poor battery life keeps it from being terribly useful.

Read CNET's full review
Price: $999

Photo by: CNET

2010 Jaguar XFR

2010 Jaguar XFR

Editors' rating: 3.5 out of 5

The good: With 510 horsepower and advanced road-holding tech, the 2010 Jaguar XFR is suitable for the track. It has a Bowers & Wilkins audio system that delivers well-defined sound and adaptive cruise control that handles boring roads.

The bad: The XFR's cabin tech interface is tedious to use and slow, and its navigation system is average at best.

The bottom line: Despite an annoying cabin tech interface, the 2010 Jaguar XFR works well as an everyday driver and a weekend racer, pampering drivers with a luxurious cabin.

Read CNET's full review
Price: $79,150.00

Photo by: Josh Miller/CNET

Nintendo DSi XL (bronze)

Nintendo DSi XL (bronze)

Editors' rating: 3.5 out of 5

The good: Adds two supersized screens; improved viewing angle; fantastic battery life; great new pen-shaped stylus; preinstalled games and software.

The bad: A bit bulky and heavy; size makes device less portable; no improvements over DSi's cameras and internal storage; networking hiccups found in DSi remain; text-based games may look slightly blurry.

The bottom line: At the end of the day, the DSi XL is exactly the same as the DSi, so unless you're desperate for more touch-screen real estate, or your vision is impaired, we can't recommend a purchase over the original DSi.

Read CNET's full review
Price range: $189.00 - $189.99

Photo by: Sarah Tew/CNET

Panasonic SDR-S50

Panasonic SDR-S50

Editors' rating: 3.5 out of 5

The good: Very good image stabilization; well-designed; manual controls.

The bad: Low-resolution LCD; dated user interface; poor low-light video; no external mic, headphone jacks.

The bottom line: The Panasonic SDR-S50 standard-definition camcorder is worth considering for its manual controls and powerful zoom lens in a very compact body--not video quality.

Read CNET's full review
Price range: $249.95 - $332.95

Photo by: Sarah Tew/CNET

BEST LIST

Find the best hybrids on the market!

Hybrid technology can be applied to any type of car, and the best show the most significant fuel economy improvements over a similar gasoline-only car.

Hot Products