The 2009 PC World Top 100

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2009 PC World 100, Listed by Category

Bluetooth

Motorola T305 [#66] (bluetooth car speakerphone kit) Full review | Check prices

Aliph Jawbone Prime [#49] (bluetooth headset) Full review | Video | Check prices

Blu-ray Player

LG BD390 [#85] More info | Check prices

Broadband

AirCell GoGo [#33] (in-flight Wi-Fi service) More info

Novatel Wireless MiFi 2200 [#19] (Wi-Fi card) Full review

Browsers

Google Chrome [#58] More info | Download

Mozilla Firefox 3.5 [#42] Full review | Download

Camcorders

Canon Vixia HF S10 [#41] Full review | Check prices

Kodak Zi8 [#20] Full review | Check prices

Panasonic HDC-TM300 [#47] Full review | Check prices

Cameras

Canon PowerShot G11 [#40] More info

Canon PowerShot SX200 IS [#8] Full review | Video | Check prices

Nikon D300s [#4] More info | Video | Check prices

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF1 [#30] More info | Check prices

Samsung TL225 [#81] More info | Check prices

Chargers

Duracell MyGrid [#53] More info

iGo Netbook Anywhere [#36] More info

Kensington Auto Power Inverter with USB Power Port [#97] Site | Check prices

E-Book Reader

Amazon Kindle 2 [#15] Full review | Video

Game Consoles

Nintendo DSi [#99] Full review | Video

Sony PlayStation 3 [#67] Full review | Check prices

Games

Beatles Rock Band by Harmonix [#9] More info | Check prices

Uncharted 2: Among Thieves [#100] Full review | Video

HDTVs

Samsung LN40B650 [#18] Full review | Check prices

Samsung LN46B750U [#10] Full review | Check prices

Input Device

Hillcrest Labs Loop Pointer Remote [#86] More info

iPhone Apps

App Store [#1] Site | PC World App Guide

Atebits Tweetie 2 [#29] More info | Video | App info

Navigon MobileNavigator [#75] More info |App info

Laptops (Full-Size)

Alienware M15x [#32] Full review | Video | Check prices

Dell Latitude Z600 [#6] Full review

HP Envy 13 [#28] Full review

Lenovo ThinkPad T400s [#24] Full review | Video | Check prices

Media Player

Microsoft Zune HD [#22] Full review | Video | Check prices

Monitors/Touchscreens

HP DreamScreen 100 [#98] (Internet touchscreen) More info | Check prices

HP W2558hc [#91] (monitor) Full review | Check prices

Netbooks

Asus Eee PC 1101HA [#82] More info

HP Mini 311-1000NR [#17] Full review | Check prices

Networking Kits and Hardware

Belkin Powerline AV+ Starter Kit F5D4075 [#51] Full review

D-Link DIR-655 Xtreme N Gigabit Router [#73] Full review | Check prices

Linksys Dual-Band Wireless-N Gigabit Router WRT320N [#94] Full review | Check prices

Operating Systems

Microsoft Windows 7 [#11] Full review | Video | Check prices

Ubuntu 9.04 Desktop Edition [#84] More info

PCs (All-in-One)

Dell Studio One 19 [#80] Full review | Check prices

Lenovo IdeaCentre A600 [#76] Full review | Check prices

Printers

HP Officejet 6500 Wireless [#44] Full review | Video | Check prices

Lexmark C734dn [#72] Full review | Check prices

Processors

AMD Phenom II [#13] More info | Check prices

Intel Core i7 [#12] More info | Check prices

Projectors

Samsung SP-P410M LED [#71] Full review | Check prices

3M MPro120 [#37] More info | Check prices

Remote Control

Sonos Controller 200 [#54] More info

Search Engines

Microsoft Bing [#7] More info

Wolfram Alpha [#83] More info | App info

Services

Blip.fm [#56] (music service) More info

Boxee [#25] (video service) More info | Download

Digsby [#65] (message service) More info | Download

Dropbox [#68] (storage service, getdropbox.com, also iPhone app) Full review | App info

Evernote [#69] (content manager, also iPhone app) More info | App review | Download

Facebook [#16] (social media service) More info

FanSnap [#79] (ticket service) More info

FileHippo Update Checker 1.035 [#93] (update-managing service) Site

Google Books [#62] (searchable book service) More info

Google Picasa 3.5 [#60] (photo-sharing service) More info | Download

Google Voice [#2] (telephony service) Full review

Grooveshark [#48] (music service) Site

LastPass 1.51 [#46] (password manager) Download

NinjaVideo [#95] (video-playing service) More info

Qik [#39] (video service) Site

Retrevo [#57] (shopping service) Site

Sendmehome [#64] (identification service) More info

Slacker [#96] (streaming music apps, also iPhone app) More info | App info

SlideRocket [#74] (presentation service) Site

Transmedia Glide OS 3.0 [#87] (content access service) More info

Twitpic [#38] (photo-sharing service) Site

Twitter [#5] (social media service) More info

UStream [#63] (broadcasting service, also iPhone app) Site | App review

Valve Steam [#52] (digital game distribution service) Site

Wordnik [#89] (online reference service) Site

Smartphones

Apple iPhone 3GS [#27] Full review | Video

HTC Hero [#21] Full review | Video

Palm Pre [#14] Full review | Video

RIM BlackBerry Tour 9630 [#61] Full review | Video

Software

Acronis True Image Home 2010 [#88] (backup software) Full review | Download

Adobe Photoshop Elements 8 [#70] (photo editing software) Full review | Download

Adobe Premiere Elements 8 [#78] (video editing software) Full review | Download

Avira AntiVir Personal [#35] (security software) Full review | Download

G-Data Internet Security 2010 [#23] (security software) Full review | Check prices | Download

Intuit Mint [#90] (accounting software) More info

Nova Development Parallels Desktop 4 [#45] (virtualization software) Site | Check prices

PC Tools Threatfire 4.5 [#77] (security software) Full review | Download

Seesmic Desktop [#34] (social media software) Site | Download

Xmarks [#31] (Firefox add-on) More info | Download

Storage Devices

Clickfree Traveler [#43] Full review

Intel X25-M Solid State Drive 160GB [#3] More info | Check prices

SanDisk Extreme Pro CompactFlash Card [#26] (memory card) More info

Seagate Replica [#55] Full review | Check prices

Synology DS209+ II [#59] Site

Western Digital Caviar Green WD20EADS [#92] Full review | Check prices

Western Digital My Passport Essential SE 1TB [#50] More info | Check prices

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