Notebooks with 15.4" widescreen displays aren't exclusively designed for watching DVDs. As the latest crop we tested from Acer, Dell and Gateway shows, wider screens can also afford notebooks with latent capabilities for office applications. But that doesn't mean that every OEM gets the screen technology exactly right, either.
This is a category plainly dominated by the Gateway M460XLb. There is no matching the combination of Pentium M 750 and a fast 5400 hard drive.