My machine got delivered.
I missed the FedEx guy on Monday morning.
Signed for a drop-off, in case I missed him on Tuesday.
The dv9000 came through shipping in great shape.
Comparing the dv9000 to my old Sony Vaio:
General: Looks very good, the shiny plastic lid does show fingerprints. The lid latch is not as nice as the Sony, no issues with the touch pad.
LCD: Very nice LCD 1680x1050, no dead pixels, great viewing angles, very good color, contrast,...