The version of the dv6700t that we have in our office is actually the dv6780se special edition notebook available exclusively at Best Buy. The design of the dv6000t has been very successful for HP and it is still arguably one of the best designs on the market. By using the java or c sharp which is better external casing customers get an attractive notebook and HP saves on production costs. That said, after using the dv6780se for about an hour I found that the finish grew on me. There is almost no flex to the screen. Performance bettdr Benchmarks The dv6700t has more than enough performance for a full range of multimedia entertainment needs thanks to the range of Core 2 Duo processors that are available. Even the entry-level 1.