I would love a nice widescreen laptop for watching movies on flights but until now its been difficult to justify the high prices.
Tigerdirect has refurbished eMachine M5312 laptops with an AMD Mobile XP2400+ processor, 512MB memory, 60GB hard drive, DVD-CDRW Combo drive, 15.4″ WXGA screen, 802.11g wireless and XP Home for an amazingly low $999.99.
Microsoft® Windows® XP Home
AMD® Athlon Mobile XP2400+ Processor
512MB PC2100 DDR Memory
60GB† Hard Drive
15.4″ WXGA TFT Active Matrix Display
DVD-ROM / CD-RW Combo Drive
64MB ATI® Mobility RADEON™
PC2001 Compliant AC ’97 Audio
Integrated 802.11g Wireless LAN
56K ITU V.92 Fax/Modem
10/100Mbps Built-in Ethernet
USB 2.0 Interface