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  • Packard Bell EasyNote TS11HR039 review

    Packard Bell’s EasyNote TS11HR039 features an Intel Core i5 processor and because of this the performance is great. You might wonder how Packard Bell has managed to…

    £399 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • MSI CR650 review

    MSI’s CR650 suffers from one major drawback in the shape of an underpowered AMD processor.

    £430 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Lenovo IdeaPad S205-1038 review

    If you’re after something that’s easy to carry around but has enough power to deal with tasks beyond the everyday then the Lenovo IdeaPad S205-1038 is well worth…

    £340 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Lenovo G570-4334 review

    The G570-4334 from Lenovo is the kind of typically functional laptop you’d expect from the company, though it doesn’t fare too badly in the looks department either.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Dell Vostro V131 review

    Dell's Vostro V131 is sedately handsome and a good performer, but has little else to distinguish it from the corporate-targeted ultraportable crowd.

    £589 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Lenovo Essential G570 review

    Lenovo's Essential series is its budget-friendly notebook line, and the Lenovo Essential G570 certainly performs like a budget laptop.

    £600 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Dell XPS 15 L502X review

    For multimedia buffs, the Dell XPS 15 L502X is a generally solid addition to Dell's line of consumer laptops with a little added oomph in performance.

    £599 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Dell Inspiron 17R review

    The Dell Inspiron 17R desktop-replacement laptop is a study in clean, simple design.

    £529 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Samsung Chromebook Series 5 laptop review

    The Samsung Series 5 Chromebook is a sleek laptop, but Chrome OS underwhelms. Updated, 10 June 2011

    £349 inc VAT

    Score - 5 out of 10

  • Samsung RV511 review

    In the under-£500 category, the Samsung RV511 is an Intel Core i3-powered 15in-screen laptop, packing most of the features you'd need in a budget laptop.

    £480 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • HP Pavilion g6 review

    The HP Pavilion g6 is a straightforward, solid all-purpose laptop for a good price.

    £540 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Acer Aspire One 522 review

    The Acer Aspire One 522 (model BZ897) delivers a good, classic netbook for a very reasonable price.

    £309 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Dell Inspiron Duo review

    The Dell Inspiron Duo is an innovative netbook / tablet PC hybrid with a screen that revolves so it can be used as either a traditional laptop or a convertible tablet.

    £479 inc VAT

  • Medion Erazer X6811 review

    The Medion Erazer X6811 is a power laptop from the German mail-order brand, with a decent specification for gaming.

    £936 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Asus Eee PC 1015PEM review

    The Asus Eee PC 1015PEM is the latest addition to Asus' burgeoning 10in Eee PC netbook range. Here's our review of this low-price laptop.

    £301 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Toshiba Satellite C660D-10W review

    Available from just £329, the Toshiba Satellite C660D-10W is the cheapest of six budget laptops we've just tested - but this 15.6in AMD-powered notebook still has…

    £329 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • MSI FX600-007UK review

    This MSI FX600-007UK laptop includes a 15.6in screen, Intel Core i3 processor and useful nVidia GeForce 325M graphics card for Windows games.

    £510 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Lenovo IdeaPad Z560 review

    The Lenovo IdeaPad Z560 is a 15.6in laptop, built for style and performance too, and available for only a little over £500.

    £510 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Medion Akoya P6624 review

    The Medion P6624 is a well-specified budget 15.6in laptop, with very limited supplies only available from Sainsbury's high-street supermarkets.

    £800 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Advent Sienna 510 review

    At less than £400, the Advent Sienna 510 is an affordable full-size laptop with 15.6in screen and Intel Core i5 processor.

    £399 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10



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