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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)
Hard on the heels of the Eee PC 900 comes the 901, now sporting a shiny new Intel Atom processor
£319 inc VAT
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
The MSI VR630 is a sub-£500 budget laptop with 16in widescreen display.
£480 inc VAT
The IdeaPad Y450 all-purpose laptop offers good looks and a surprising number of features at an attractive price.
£450 inc VAT
The HP Mini 110 (NB-1006TU_09): a 10.1in netbook that has a swirly patterned lid for its LED screen and an Intel Atom N280 CPU. It's available with either a spinning…
£280 inc VAT
The Acer Aspire Timeline 4810T is light for a 14in notebook, and its battery lasted a long time in our tests.
£799 inc VAT
While the MSI Wind U115 may not look special at first glance, this is not a typical netbook.
£549 inc VAT
The Dell Vostro 1220 is an ultraportable 12in Dell laptop aimed at business users.
£447 inc VAT
Samsung's latest netbook - the Samsung N120 - adds a few nice touches to the established Samsung N110 low-cost laptop.
£388 inc VAT
As a second laptop for your home office or a very basic business portable, the Toshiba Satellite Pro L300D-EZ1001V is ideal.
£350 inc VAT
With its textured silver finish, minimalist silver and black interior and its stylised square keys, the Sony VAIO VGN-NS10L/S laptop is aesthetically pleasing. But…
£421 inc VAT
With its pearly white keyboard, media player buttons and garish blue LED strips, the Acer Aspire 5920 Gemstone might look a bit gaudy at first, but don't let this put…
£391 inc VAT
If you're in the market for an affordable portable work system, the HP Compaq 6530b might deserve a place on your short list.
£799 inc VAT
Samsung's R610 is available in various guises, and with an onboard Blu-ray Disc drive it is remarkable value.
£699 inc VAT
If you're looking for a laptop that you can use for long periods away from the mains, then look no further than this indefatigable Samsung R510.
£479 inc VAT
Our review of the Samsung R20, Samsung's latest slim and user-friendly laptop PC, shows a stylish and full-featured system.
£499 inc VAT
The Medion RIM1000 ultra-mobile PC has some great touches and is jam-packed with features.
£799 inc VAT
Acer's Aspire 5742 manages to combine speedy performance with excellent battery life and deliver both in a tidy-looking notebook that costs considerably less than…
£469 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 Lenovo ThinkPad X100e is a sturdy and reasonably quick business laptop, comfortable to use and live with. But is it a netbook or an ultraportable? - UPDATED…
£445 inc VAT
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- Asus X552CL: provides good performance for a budget laptop
- Asus V550C: a smart budget laptop doing its best with an Ivy Bridge processor
- Toshiba Satellite M50-A-11Q: worth considering if you're on a tight budget and looking for a good, basic laptop
- Lenovo Flex 15D: a budget laptop that handle basic tasks but not much more
- Samsung Ativ Book 9 Lite: budget laptop with a SSD, slimline design and impressive battery
- 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
- Acer Aspire V3-571: great budget laptop
- 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
- Asus X501A-XX277H
- 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