CNET editors choose and review the best thin and light laptops, notebooks, and ultrabooks.
The basic-as-it-gets MSI Wind U160-007US is a leader in battery life, but shouldn't cost $80 more than comparable systems.
The MSI Wind U100 makes a positive first impression with its polished design and roomy (for a Netbook) display and keyboard, but it's missing a handful of features--bigger battery, solid-state hard drive, and WWAN--that would turn it from a very good to a great on-the-go mini-laptop.
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This cheap Android notebook hits a low price point by apparently sacrificing, well, everything.
MSI's superslim X340 offers the slick look of a MacBook Air or Dell Adamo, but cast in plastic for about half the price.
Samsung joins the Chromebook makeover party with two new models -- an 11.6-incher that will retail for $319 and a 13.3-inch model that will hit for $399.
Updating the Atom processor line to N450 means a whole lot of Netbooks getting unexciting updates. Here's another.
Intel's crazy new Atom N450 chip promises to make netbooks even cheaper than they are today. MSI's leading the charge with its U130 and U135 netbooks, from just £230
What's the catch? It's not what you think. The U90 sports an 80GB hard drive and plenty of other amenities. Just beware the driver-challenged Linux OS--which you can always replace.
The MSI Wind U120 features a new look and WiMax connectivity.
A great price for well-reviewed Netbook that's missing only a couple minor features.