Microsoft put eye-catching hardware on when it launched Windows 7. From netbooks and ultrathins to standard-size laptops and All-in-One touchscreen PCs, here's a closer look at some of the shiniest new Windows 7 machines.
At 1.6 pounds, the Vaio X from Sony is the lightest notebook out there. The Vaio X is not a high-performance machine given it uses Intel Atom processors, but did I say it's 1.6 pounds! The screen is 11 inches and battery life is 3.5 hours, though an extended battery can be purchased to increase battery life to 17 hours.