Well, it's motorcycle season and the old, heavy clunker of a laptop has to go. I'd love to replace it with a netbook to save weight and space. I'm not much of a power user, no gaming (though I'd love to throw my newly purchased copy of Portal 2 on it just for diversionary purposes ).
Primarily, I'll use it for browsing, blog editing, email, picture/music storage, some pic editing via Gimp, as well as watching some video.
I'm open to any brand, but would like good longevity/reliability as well as decent durability. I like the
What does the collective think? Does anyone have experience dual booting Windows and Ubuntu on a netbook. Is the more powerful HP really worth the extra $$ and weight? Is there a better choice?
Additionally, what's the consensus regarding the differences between a 10.1" screen and a 11.6" screen?
When I built my desktop, you guys really helped me out. Hopefully, I can get the same assistance this time as well. Thanks.
Edited by ManOnTheSilverMountain - 5/5/11 at 12:21am