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  • Samsung N510 review

    The Samsung N510 is the first netbook to use the nVidia Ion graphics chipset - in other words, the first netbook that can really do video.

    £380 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Toshiba L500-11V review

    Toshiba's range of laptops includes full size models for under £500, such as this Toshiba L500-11V.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • The Dell Inspiron 14z review

    The Dell Inspiron 14z laptop makes a clear statement: you are probably a student, you want a whole lot of battery life on a Windows 7 machine, and you probably don't…

    £850 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Lenovo ThinkPad SL510 review

    The Lenovo ThinkPad SL510 won't surprise anyone who has used a ThinkPad before - it's an excellent laptop that's oriented entirely toward no-nonsense use.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Dell Inspiron 11z review

    The Dell Inspiron 11z laptop sports an 11.6in screen and low-power processor, and hits a modest £399 price point.

    £399 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • HP ProBook 5310m review

    HP has a laptop of business-savvy beauty on its hands with the HP ProBook 5310m.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Datawind Ubisurfer review

    Small enough to carry with you everywhere and coming with a year's free internet access, the Datawind Ubisurfer promises to be the ultimate netbook. But technology…

    £160 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Toshiba Satellite L350-235 review

    This Toshiba Satellite follows the example of our current top sub-£500 model, the Sony Vaio VGN-NS20J. The latter has crowned our budget chart for a few months thanks…

    £470 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Novatech Xplora E16 review

    The Novatech Xplora E16 comes close to filling the void between netbook and budget laptop. It's aimed at those looking for an affordable web-browsing machine with a…

    £396 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Dell Inspiron 1545 review

    The Dell Inspiron 1545 is an affordable all-purpose notebook with a 15.6in widescreen LCD.

    £299 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Asus UL30A review

    Take everything we liked about the Asus Eee PC 1005HA (a well-designed, seashell-shaped netbook) and marry that with the CULV-laden Acer Timeline 3810T. The result:…

    £525 inc VAT

  • Samsung Q320 review

    Full-fledged yet svelte, the Samsung NP-Q320 all-purpose notebook has the muscle to serve as your primary work/school home computer.

    £670 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Dell Inspiron Mini 10v review

    The Dell Mini 10 netbook is also available as a cheaper version, the Dell Inspiron Mini 10v, starting at £199.

    £249 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • ViewSonic VNB101 review

    The ViewSonic VNB101 netbook won't turn many heads, but it's a decent, albeit quirky, little laptop for users who want something small and reasonably easy to use.

    £288 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Sony Vaio W series review

    Not one to be squeezed into the back pocket of your jeans, Sony's Vaio W is a 'proper' netbook.

    £399 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Toshiba Satellite A500 review

    The Toshiba Satellite A500 is packed with features that not only make it a suitable desktop replacement notebook but also a credible home entertainment hub.

    £599 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Lenovo IdeaPad U350 review

    The Lenovo IdeaPad U350 is one of those rare products where actually using it makes it seem much stronger than its test results and feature set might make it seem on…

    £569 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Lenovo IdeaPad S12 review

    The Lenovo S12 is a portable, affordable, and multimedia-minded netbook with a full-size keyboard and decent battery life.

    £339 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Samsung NC20 review

    The Samsung NC20 is an upscale netbook that is almost as bulky as a standard laptop, without the full features.

    £413 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Packard Bell dot s review

    The Packard Bell dot s is a netbook with the fastest Intel Atom processor now available.

    £229 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10



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