Long and I installed Windows 7 to his test Dell laptop today, after the bits were given out.
It took approximately 30 mins total install and there are some good configuration options afterward. It feels like Micosoft no longer asks you a bunch of questions for the install and post install which is a good thing. We took a video of both the pre-copying files install part and post install configuration.
Here is pre-install:
And the post install questions: