May 23, 2011 1:51 pm

Check out some of the season’s best Back to School PCs

We’re getting into the summer months, which means that the start of the next school year is right around the corner.  That means it’s time for a new PC! 

Whether you’re heading into high school or off to college, choosing the right PC is one of the most important decisions you can make – it’s going to be your constant companion for taking notes, making presentations, writing papers, and everything else you need to nail straight A’s.  And of course, you’ll probably want to chat with your friends, play some games, watch some movies and listen to music when you’re done, right?

Ryan and I rounded up some of our favorite student friendly PCs, including the Dell Inspiron 15R SWITCH, Samsung 900x, Sony VAIO SB, Lenovo IdeaPad U460, HP TouchSmart 610, Toshiba Satellite E305.  Take a look…there’s something for everyone, whether you’re looking for thin and light, big and powerful, or an all-day battery life:

Are you heading back to school?  What kind of PC are you looking for?