I have like 5 computers in the home plus 2 laptops.... 1 laptop, this one, is about to be chucked into the recycle bin. anyhoo the last one i purchased for the wife was:
Alienware Area 51
intel i7 2.8 Quadcore overclocked to 3.2
300gig HDD 10,000 rpm
forgot the vid card, its a dual 1gig.