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The latest Budget laptop reviews at PC Advisor. Budget laptop user reviews, ratings, buying advice and price comparison

  • Toshiba NB300 review

    The Toshiba NB300 is a 10in netbook with a slim frame, a long battery life and an advanced Sleep-and-Charge USB port.

    £299 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Dell Studio 15 review

    The Dell Studio 15 is an affordable 15in-screen laptop, now available with the latest high-performance Intel Core i5 dual-core processor.

    £579 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Dell Inspiron 15-1564 review

    The new Dell Inspiron 15 is a 15.6in value for money all-purpose budget laptop. The Dell Inspiron 15-1564 we tested is based on Intel's "Arrandale" Core i3 processor,…

    £398 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Samsung R700-A003UK laptop review

    Samsung already has the budget laptops market sewn up with the deliciously priced £399 Samsung R60. But the excellent Samsung R700-A003UK is itself something of a…

    £599 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Apple MacBook 2.13GHz (white) review

    If price plays a greater role in a shopper's buying decisions during tough economic times, Apple's recent updates to its entry-level laptop, the white, £749 MacBook,…

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Lenovo IdeaPad S10e review

    The Lenovo IdeaPad S10e netbook has been designed with the education market in mind. It's slightly different to the IdeaPad S10, with a smaller screen, a bigger…

    £273 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Toshiba Mini NB205-N310 review

    Toshiba may be new to netbooks, but the company is no stranger to small. Toshiba's NB205-N310 jumps into the market and claims a top spot in our rankings.

    £282 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Samsung NC10 review

    The MSI Wind U100 is arguably the pick of current netbooks, inspiring rebadged versions under such names as Advent and Medion. Samsung must have looked at MSI's…

    £299 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • HP Compaq nx6110

    You might wonder why we'd give a Gold award to a notebook with a 1.4GHz Celeron M 360 processor, just 256MB of DDR RAM and no DVD writer. Well, the reason is the…

    £469 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Samsung R580 review

    The Samsung R580 is a luxurious and powerful 15in-screen laptop, sporting Intel Core i3 processor and new nVidia graphics, and available for less than £600. Updated 3…

    £589 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Apple MacBook Air 11in (Late 2010) review

    The new 11.6-inch MacBook Air is the smallest and lightest Apple laptop of all time, and its base price of £849 ties it with the plastic MacBook as the cheapest Mac…

    £850 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Dell Vostro 3300 review

    The Dell Vostro 3300 inherits its svelte design and thin esthetic from the original Dell Adamo design, though the 3300 isn't quite as skinny or light as the Adamo.

    £516 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Packard Bell EasyNote RS65-M-700 review

    In a marketplace of conformity in the laptop market - with few notable exceptions - the Packard Bell EasyNote RS65 dares to be a little different.

    £730 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Samsung N110 review

    The Samsung N110 is a gentle revision to the company's successful Samsung NC10 netbook, with record-breaking longevity - REVISED, 17 JULY 2009.

    £349 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • 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

  • Acer Aspire V3-571 review

    The Acer Aspire V3-571 laptop is a great example of just how much can be achieved within the constraints of a severely limited budget. Read our full review to find…

    £450 inc VAT

    Score - 9 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

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