Solved Best deal ever on a Netbook? Tags: Battery Hard Drives Netbooks Laptops Last response: July 28, 2011 7:14 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share gostumpy July 27, 2011 8:19:37 PM I think I found the one! If I can't find anything better, or anything wrong with this, I will be buying after work today... http://www.ncix.com/products/?sku=58968&vpn=XZ133UA%23A... Battery Information Battery Chemistry: Lithium Ion (Li-Ion) Battery Energy: 55 Wh Number of Cells: 6-cell Storage Hard Drive Capacity: 250 GB Hard Drive Interface: Serial ATA Hard Drive RPM: 7200 It is at NCIX for $320, and I found a local retailer offering it for $299.99, on sale until August 12th for $229! Snap it up???? More about : deal netbook sidewinderx2 a b D Laptop July 27, 2011 8:32:56 PM That's a seriously old model... what are you going to use it for? If you'll be watching youtube in HD on it, you may want to reconsider EDIT: nevermind. misread model number. Not the old model. If you want a netbook, yeah, that'd be ok. But like supermunche said, a real laptop is just tiny bit more expensive. Supermuncher85 July 27, 2011 8:34:29 PM Considering you can get a sandybridge notebook for $350 or $380 respectively, you can guess which I would buy. http://www.bestbuy.com/site/Toshiba+-+Satellite+Laptop+... http://www.bestbuy.com/site/HP+-+Pavilion+Laptop+/+Inte... I do own a netbook and it was great for what I used it for. Getting online, checking emails while traveling. They are still slow, keyboards are cramped, and screen size is unusable for excel or powerpoint creation. Great battery life though. Related resources Archos 70 internet w/250gb best tablet ever ? - Forum 3rd Gen i5, 2TB, 6b DDR3, GT 620 for $400. Best Deal Ever ? - Forum Netbook , tablet or Chromebook? Need advice... - Forum Best deal ever ? - Forum Is AMD Ever Gonna Make A Great CPU? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer gostumpy July 27, 2011 8:47:15 PM Wife has a newer notebook and I have a good desktop, I need something small and ultra-portable for browsing the web while the wife is on her notebook I want something comfy to browse the web while sitting on the couch! Most laptops are 5-8lbs, this Netbook is under 3lbs gostumpy July 28, 2011 1:32:42 AM Made the decision today at work... purchased it after work... currently posting this on my new HP Mini So far so good! Keyboard is surprisingly easy to get used to and screen is JUST big enough for browsing websites... We'll see how it works for me long-term but so far I'm in love Best solution Supermuncher85 July 28, 2011 1:48:54 AM Share Hope you like it! I loved mine for many years, but for me the Ipad replaced mine. gostumpy July 28, 2011 12:31:35 PM Best answer selected by gostumpy. Supermuncher85 July 28, 2011 6:21:12 PM Thanks for best answer, though I didn't really deserve it gostumpy July 28, 2011 7:14:50 PM Yeah I figured if I didn't pick SOMEBODY then I'd be getting the emails in a week asking if it's solved I wanted to pick my own but it wouldn't let me Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Gateway LT21 series netbook RAM upgrade problem Forum Best Gaming Laptop/ Netbook Under $500 Forum Netbook vs Notebook vs Laptop Forum Best deal ive ever seen? Forum Best netbook for under 400 dollars Forum anyone ever Order from clubIT? I found a good deal .... Forum Best value netbook right now Forum anyone ever deal with digitalkings? Forum Back light or Inverter? Forum Best laptop to choose for engineering @ university Forum [Solved] Brand new Netbook for $200 at Futureshop.. worth it? Forum [Solved] Need some help choosing a Netbook. Urgent. Forum Acer Aspire One Netbook not switching on plz help Forum Best laptop under $400 Forum Looking for a new 11'-12' netbook Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !