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  • First look: MSI Wind

    Taiwan's MSI (Micro-Star International) announced its competitor for the new low-cost laptop market, the MSI Wind, early this month at Computex, and we got a chance…

    £329 inc VAT

  • Acer Aspire One review

    With more than a passing nod to the Asus Eee PC, and in particular the new Asus Eee PC 901, with the Acer Aspire One Acer has taken on the concept of affordable…

    £220 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Advent 4211 review

    Joining the new breed of netbooks is the Advent 4211 mini laptop, the cheapest to come with Windows XP

    £279 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • HP 2133 Mini-Note review

    HP recently entered the affordable mini-laptop category with its eye-catching 2133 Mini-Note PC. UPDATED: July 29 2008

    £464 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Asus Eee PC 1000 review

    With its price point of £369, the Asus Eee PC 1000 is in danger of pricing itself out of the low-cost ultraportable market, even if it does boast the biggest slab of…

    £369 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Elonex Webbook review

    The Elonex Webbook is a mini laptop being promoted exclusively by The Carphone Warehouse – for 'free' with a new two-year Orange broadband account, or separately for…

    £219 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Packard Bell Easy Note BG45-U-300 review

    The Packard Bell Easy Note BG45-U-300 is the nearest thing to a regular laptop in the budget mini laptop category.

    £399 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Lenovo 3000 N200 review

    The Lenovo 3000 N200 is a classic example of old-school laptop design – a large black slab, promoting function over form.

    £387 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Toshiba Satellite Pro P300-14P review

    Faced with the choice of a compact and lightweight mini laptop or a full-size notebook with a faster processor, some people will lean towards the latter for screen…

    £389 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Acer Aspire 5720 review

    This 15.4in full-size Acer Aspire 5720 laptop, which falls easily into the budget desktop-replacement category, is packed with features.

    £349 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Samsung R60 Plus review

    The Samsung R60 Plus is the only laptop we've seen in the sub-£400 category to feature a dedicated graphics processor, making it the most suitable for 3D gaming.

    £399 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Zoostorm Logiq 82-3601 review

    While the compact Zoostorm Logiq 82-3601 may be encroaching on mini-laptop territory, it has a pretty fast specification.

    £398 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Medion Akoya S5610 review

    With the Medion Akoya S5610 you get a lot of laptop for the money – a £599 2GHz Centrino 2 notebook with 15in glossy widescreen.

    £599 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • MSI Wind U100 review

    MSI's Wind NB U100 is one of the first Intel Atom-based mini-notebooks to appear - and one of the very best

    £329 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Dell Inspiron Mini 9 review

    At first glance, the Dell Inspiron Mini 9, Dell's entry into the mini-notebook category, looks like what you might get if you left a notebook from Dell's full-size…

    £299 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Asus Eee PC 1000H 80G XP review

    The Asus Eee PC 1000H 80G XP addresses some of the shortcomings of the mini-notebook/netbook genre.

    £329 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Advent 5511 review

    The Advent 5511 is a 15in notebook offering the latest Intel Centrino 2 chipset for under £500.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Novatech m20 3G review

    Novatech's m20 3G is a mini notebook with a difference.

    £880 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Lenovo IdeaPad S10 review

    Despite its "mini" status, the Lenovo IdeaPad S10 manages to house some big-boy features.

    £319 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Acer Aspire One with Windows XP review

    Although it isn't superswift, the latest, the Windows XP Acer Aspire One is a fine laptop at a fantastic price.

    £299 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10



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