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post #11 of 231
I am a big PC guy, but I have to admit I hate netbooks. Those things are just a pain in the ass. I'll just use my Nexus 10...
post #12 of 231
One trend I am glad I did not jump on. thumb.gif Too slow, too small.
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post #13 of 231
Yeah, I kinda agree now that tablets are out, netbooks just sacrificed way too much power for such portability.
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post #14 of 231
I just found out what a netbook is today.
post #15 of 231
Really surprised that these were being produced still. But my EEE 1000H was one of my most enjoyed tech purchase in recent years. I encountered no issues, easy to upgrade and I was able to do whatever I needed, it was even my main PC for a few months when my desktop died.
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post #16 of 231
Meh...never bothered with Netbooks. And especially now adays, they are pretty pointless.
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post #17 of 231
That and with the price point of the current Chromebooks from google (199 and 249)..If someone is looking for something small cheap and portable...that is the way to go.
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post #18 of 231
I remember wanting to get a Netbook when the EeePCs were announced with Atoms instead of Celerons.

But then I was so freaked out about the horrorful performance that I steered clear.
   
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post #19 of 231
Quote:
Originally Posted by wutang61 View Post

To be honest I enjoyed my asus netbook. Then again I'm not a tablet fan
I could play cs on it and torrent files browse the web with a actual mouse and a real keyboard.
Wait, can netboooks play cs source? If so, I'll buy one right now. I'm not a big fan of 1.6, though.
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post #20 of 231
I thought the title said "The Notebook is Dead" at first. I was ready to flame.
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