We've got the Top 10 Notebooks, but if you're looking for a portable productivity machine that fits easily in a small bag, then you're in the market for a netbook. Since the category appeared in 2007 these low-power, low-cost mini-laptops have grown from tolerable companion computers to some being good enough for light gaming. These are our top five netbooks right now.
One of the best-looking netbooks yet combines sleek lines with a dual-core CPU and a high-res display.
HP's netbook for older students provides excellent battery life at a low price.
For under $299, this netbook offers long battery life, a solid keyboard, and multiple color options.
Price: $299.00 | Read Review
Acer's newest dual-core netbook has style and beefed-up specs to run Windows 7 Premium.
Price: $399.00 | Read Review
The addition of Nvidia's Optimus graphics technology makes this the best 12-inch notebook you can get under $500.
Price: $499.00 | Read Review