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Dell Inspiron Mini 10 Netbook Computer (Intel Atom Z530

The Dell Inspiron E1505 makes a good basic home or small-business laptop and has a solid set of multimedia capabilities, though comparable models can be found at slightly lower price points.

By Jun. 2, 2006

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jun. 2, 2006

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Asus Transformer Book T100

The Asus Transformer Book T100 revives the Netbook value proposition (and Netbook usability issues) in a budget-price 10-inch laptop that doubles as a tablet. You won’t love it, but for sheer bang for the buck, it’s hard to beat.

By Nov. 22, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Nov. 22, 2013
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Dell Inspiron Mini 10 Netbook

Dell's popular Mini 10 is the most customizable Netbook we've seen. Adding extras such as a higher-resolution display makes it more useful, but also blurs the price line between Netbooks and mainstream laptops.

By Aug. 10, 2009

3.5 stars Editor's rating Aug. 10, 2009

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Asus Transformer Book T100 is a netbook-meets-tablet with tremendous budget appeal

Full Windows 8, a touchscreen, a laptop and tablet combined...and great battery life. Did we mention it costs under $400?

By Nov. 22, 2013

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The HP SlateBook x2 looks a lot like your typical Netbook (pictures)

The HP SlateBook X2 can be used as a standalone tablet, but it was made for its included keyboard.

8 Images By Aug. 23, 2013

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Netbook to go extinct by 2015, says iSuppli

Netbooks were just a transition device to the post-PC era. In retrospect, Apple's iPad was the meteor that forced Netbooks into extinction.

By Apr. 12, 2013

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Mobile Edge Ultra Portable Netbook Messenger Bag - notebook carrying case

The checkpoint-friendly Mobile Edge Ultra Portable Netbook Messenger Bag is among the most comfortable laptop bags we've ever used--but not everyone will be wild about the design.

By Nov. 9, 2009

4 stars Editor's rating Nov. 9, 2009

MSRP: $49.99

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Dell Inspiron Mini 10v Netbook Computer (Intel Atom N270

Dell's Mini 10v keeps a lot of the features of the more expensive Mini 10, while dropping the price below $300. It's one of only a handful of $299 Netbooks that doesn't look and feel especially cheap.

By Aug. 16, 2009

3.5 stars Editor's rating Aug. 16, 2009

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Solo Tech Netbook Mini Instant-Messenger laptop bag (black)

Solo's Netbook bag is well built and nice-looking, but we can't think of a reason to buy a Netbook bag, no matter how well crafted it might be.

By Nov. 18, 2008

3 stars Editor's rating Nov. 18, 2008
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Netbook buying guide

Netbooks are light, cheap and perfectly suited to everyday Web surfing. Here’s how to go about choosing one.

By Oct. 21, 2011