#6: Alienware M11x Gaming Laptop
PRICE:$800 (starting)
Specs: Intel Core 2 Duo SU7300 processor, 1GB NVIDIA GeForce GT 335M graphics card, 4GB of RAM, VGA and HDMI output
You can only take so much of those iPhone apps and Nintendo DS games before wanting an upgrade in graphics and gameplay. Alienware combines the compact design of a netbook with the power of its gaming PCs to produce the first-ever gaming laptop: the M11X. A user-friendly keyboard layout and track pad make titles like Modern Warfare, World of Warcraft, and The Sims easy to play. Factor in the 11.6-inch 1366 x 768 LED-backlit display, sharp horizontal view angles, and LED lighting options, and the M11x is a portable wet dream for the hardcore PC gamer.