Don't have nearly two grand for an Alienware gaming notebook? Don't want to get a hernia carrying your gaming rig and love the look of slim laptops? The Lenovo IdeaPad Y570 carries on the fine Y Series tradition, bringing you solid gaming performance in a slim, affordable package that can actually run off battery power for 4 hours. The IdeaPad packs a Sandy Bridge Core i5 CPU, Nvidia GeForce GT 555M graphics with a gig of VRAM, a 15.6" 1366 x 768 display and an internal Blu-ray drive for $850.
How does it handle demanding FPS games, multimedia and your next school paper? Read on!