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- Dell (36 reviews)
- Acer (35 reviews)
- Asus (33 reviews)
- Samsung (33 reviews)
- Hp (32 reviews)
- Toshiba (31 reviews)
- Lenovo (30 reviews)
- Msi (18 reviews)
- Bell (11 reviews)
- Medion (11 reviews)
- Packard (11 reviews)
- Sony (10 reviews)
- Computers (8 reviews)
- Apple (5 reviews)
- Pcnextday (5 reviews)
- Advent (4 reviews)
- Fujitsu (4 reviews)
- Siemens (3 reviews)
- Elonex (2 reviews)
- Gateway (2 reviews)
- Grade (2 reviews)
- Hi (2 reviews)
- Higrade (2 reviews)
- Novatech (2 reviews)
- Pc (2 reviews)
- Philips (2 reviews)
- World (2 reviews)
- Belinea (1 reviews)
- Compaq (1 reviews)
- Datawind (1 reviews)
- Electronics (1 reviews)
- Everex (1 reviews)
- Evesham (1 reviews)
- Gigabyte (1 reviews)
- Google (1 reviews)
- Hanspree (1 reviews)
- Htc (1 reviews)
- Intel (1 reviews)
- Lg (1 reviews)
- Mesh (1 reviews)
- Nokia (1 reviews)
- Olpc (1 reviews)
- Oqo (1 reviews)
- Rm (1 reviews)
- Stone (1 reviews)
- Viewsonic (1 reviews)
- Zepto (1 reviews)
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
MSI’s CR650 suffers from one major drawback in the shape of an underpowered AMD processor.
£430 inc VAT
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
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
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
Lenovo's Essential series is its budget-friendly notebook line, and the Lenovo Essential G570 certainly performs like a budget laptop.
£600 inc VAT
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
The Dell Inspiron 17R desktop-replacement laptop is a study in clean, simple design.
£529 inc VAT
The Samsung Series 5 Chromebook is a sleek laptop, but Chrome OS underwhelms. Updated, 10 June 2011
£349 inc VAT
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
The HP Pavilion g6 is a straightforward, solid all-purpose laptop for a good price.
£540 inc VAT
The Acer Aspire One 522 (model BZ897) delivers a good, classic netbook for a very reasonable price.
£309 inc VAT
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
The Medion Erazer X6811 is a power laptop from the German mail-order brand, with a decent specification for gaming.
£936 inc VAT
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
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
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
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
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
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
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- Advent Tacto: a budget laptop that has specs that rival more expensive laptops
- Packard Bell EasyNote TE69: not a bad budget laptop if you can’t stretch to £400
- Toshiba Satellite C55D-A-13U: large-screen budget laptop perfect for use at home
- Dell Inspiron 14z - mid 2013 model (N00I1431) offers good performance in a portable chassis
- Lenovo Z580 - a cheap Windows laptop that offers good performance
- HP Pavilion 14 - slimline Ultrabook (14-b003SA) provides good performance and value
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- Dell Latitude 3440: a budget laptop designed for business featuring an Intel Haswell processor
- Asus Transformer Book T100T - Windows 8 tablet & laptop offers great portability at great price
- Sony Vaio Fit 15E - a cheap laptop with attractive multimedia features
- Asus VivoBook S200E: lightweight budget laptop offers decent performance
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- Lenovo G505s: a budget laptop that has some great features
- HP Pavilion 11 Touchsmart notebook: this 'mini' notebook has good features
- Samsung Series 5 NP535U3C-A02UK