The small laptop makers are quickly catching up with the big vendors...
The UltraNote II favours function over form, as it's a great value laptop that's good at everything it's intended for, but lacks a single stand-out feature.
When you're talking about a balanced PC build, it's tough to look past this machine from PC Specialist. It really has got the lot, and it's difficult to see where any real compromise or sacrifice has been made.
This laptop is a desktop replacement. In fact, the inclusion of a battery is just in case the power in your house goes; it's not going to do anything useful in a machine of this size.