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I had a netbook for awhile it wasn't bad at all. HOWEVER my mother had a EEEPC powered by a 900MHZ Celeron and it was USELESS. I think if AMD crammed one of their APU's in a netbook with an 11" screen...then i'd buy one again. With more power they'd be great for major portability.

They already did - we used to sell an 11.1" Acer, 2GB, W7(Home Premium) withe Radeon gfx for about £249. That seemed quite a sensible product, imho - given that it was only£50 or-so more expensive than the 1GB, atom, w7starter netbook.
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post #162 of 231
you can buy a refurbished ultra portable for as low as $400.

6gb ram, core i5, dedicated graphics, up to 7 hours battery life, 13.3" screen, 1600x900 resolution.

Seriously, netbooks lived their lives well. They're a thing of the past though
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Refurbished means you are buying someone else's problems. Just say no. wink.gif
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Refurbished means you are buying someone else's problems. Just say no. wink.gif

Not always. I'd buy an apple refurb if it where priced right.
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I've bought plenty of refurbs, usually little to no problems at all.
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My Netbook rocks. I upgraded the RAM and tossed in a faster HDD. My 3 year old son currently uses it when he's not playing Borderlands or CoD on my rig.
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so now its, tablets vs ultrabooks vs laptops vs smartphones? whoever wins, we lose...
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post #168 of 231
No no no.

Its tablets vs notebooks vs ultrabooks vs tablet-ultrabooks vs tablet-notebooks vs phablets vs smartphones vs smartphone-tablets.
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No no no.
Its tablets vs notebooks vs ultrabooks vs tablet-ultrabooks vs tablet-notebooks vs phablets vs smartphones vs smartphone-tablets.

Good Lord stun.gif
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No no no.

Its tablets vs notebooks vs ultrabooks vs tablet-ultrabooks vs tablet-notebooks vs phablets vs smartphones vs smartphone-tablets.
What in the world is a phablet.
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