When we heard that HP was making some big changes to its small business Netbook, we were worried. After all, the current version--the
This new version, the
But since the start of 2009, we've seen a radical shift in Netbook prices, with entry-level models coming in, for essentially the same combo of an Intel Atom CPU, 1GB of RAM, Windows XP, and a 160GB hard drive (in this case, you get the slightly faster N280 version of the Atom).
Still, if you can spend a little more for your Netbook, you'll find that the Mini 5101's keyboard and touchpad are hard to beat, and the rugged metal construction screams quality.