2. Acer Aspire Gemstone Blue (8920G) Forget about plugging this notebook into a big-screen TV — its built-in 18.4in screen is massive and it's also the first 16:9 widescreen we've seen on a notebook. More than that though, the Gemstone has a very good speaker system, a Blu-ray player and HDMI, as well as a digital TV tuner. There's also space to add a second internal hard drive. Read the full review here.