If you are a Canuck looking for a new notebook and those new ID series rigs from Gateway I just mentioned don't float your boat you can also now get the Gateway NV series of notebooks in your neck of the woods. The new NV series machines are all 15.6-inch notebooks.
The NV series machines are designed to be all around notebooks for students and other folks shopping for a decent machine at a budget price. The screen has a resolution of 1366 x 768 and is LED backlit for better battery life.
The features of the line include 802.11b/g/n WiFi, HD webcams, and more. CPUs in the rigs come from AMD, up to 8GB of RAM is supported, and up to 500GB of storage. The NV series will start at CAD $499.99.