I am looking at purchasing a laptop, here are the minimum spec's.
-Gaming grade CPU (preferably quad-core)
-ATI 5730 or better GPU (nVidea accepted)
-4GB RAM minimum
-500GB minimum HDD
-15" screen (not too big, not too small)
-DVD drive necessary
-3 hours battery life
-Will be used for document processing, web browsing, movie editing, music production and gaming. It will be mobile (hence laptop not desktop).