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netbook

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Alienware changed the game of making PCs

The company may not have been the first gaming PC brand, but it is one of the longest lasting and most successful. The reason: outrageously powerful computers with crazy cool designs.

By 10 June 2016

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LG Netbook X110

The X110 is a very good netbook. It's comfortable to use, attractive and has the bonus of integrated 3G. However, it's only available to buy on a 24-month contract, and the fact that it has poor battery life means you won't be able to take full advantage of its wireless capabilities

By 26 November 2008

4 stars Editors' rating 26 November 2008

Typical price: £840.00

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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 11 August 2009

3.5 stars Editors' rating 11 August 2009

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What can we learn from netbooks?

From 2007 to 2009, we saw the rise of the low-powered, dirt-cheap netbook. Today these clunky computers are frequently mocked -- but they did teach us a lesson.

By 20 October 2014

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Netbooks: What were we thinking?

These oft-ridiculed, low-powered laptops were crushed by the iPad, but had an important part to play in the story of computing. Check it out.

By 20 October 2014

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​Asus embraces old and new with ZenWatch, Netbook

It's no surprise at the IFA show to see another manufacturing power join the smartwatch market. But weren't Netbooks left for dead after consumers moved to tablets instead?

By 3 September 2014

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Cheap Windows 'Chromebook killers' lack the way to slay

Microsoft is pushing inexpensive laptops to contain the growing Google-fueled threat. But they could wind up as extinct as the late-naughts netbook.

By 17 September 2014

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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 22 November 2013

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Chromebook sales set to nearly triple by 2017, Gartner says

Chromebooks are the new netbook, but look to have a longer shelf life. Samsung has an overwhelming share of the market at 65 percent, with Acer at 21 percent.

By 11 August 2014

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​Asus shows off two new Transformer Pads running Intel Atom at Computex

Reminiscent of the original netbook, these new 10.1-inch Android hybrids are powered by a quad-core Intel Atom Bay Trail processor.

By 2 June 2014