Netbooks / Sub-Notebooks / Mini-Notebooks


As of August, 2010, these pages are outdated and in the process of being updated.

This is the start of a new netbook listing for netbooks from 2009 – 2010:
Acer Aspire One AOD255 (D255)
Asus Eee PC 1201N
Asus Eee PC 1215N
Dell Inspiron Duo – 10.1-inch, “Netvertible” or “convertible” netbook, Intel Atom (dual-core)
HP Mini 210-1090NR / 1092DX / 1002SA (Early 2010)
HP Mini 210 (Late 2010)
HP Mini 5103
Gigabyte T1005M

The section below was last updated: Mar 27, 2009

For Asus Eee PC netbooks, please see the Asus Eee PC page.

Recently added (but not categorized):
Samsung N110 – 10″, Intel Atom, April 2009
MSI Wind U123 – 10.2″, Intel Atom N280
Acer Aspire D150 – 10″, Atom
Dell Inspiron Mini 10 – 10″, Atom
LG X120 – 10″, Atom
Samsung NC20 – 12.1″, VIA Nano

Related Topics:
Differences between netbooks, subnotebooks, UMPCs
Small-Laptops.com subnotebook list (contains higher-priced laptops with small displays).
Ubuntu Netbook Remix Hands-On – Ars Technica – June 4, 2008
Search Small-Laptops.com for Netbook news and information

Our netbook definition:
– Usually 10 inch or smaller display
– Under $1000 USD
– CPUs: Intel Celeron M, Intel Atom, VIA C7 or the AMD Geode.
– Usually no internal optical drive
– Usually have OS options of Windows XP or Linux
– Primary uses: Internet access, word processing
– These are sometimes called “Small, Cheap Computers” or SCCs.

For clones/rebadged versions of the netbooks below, see the Netbook Clones page.

Atom = Intel Atom N270 (1.6GHz) (unless otherwise noted)
Celeron = Intel Celeron M 353 (unless otherwise noted)
Lnx = Linux
XP = Windows XP Home
HDD = Hard Drive (usually 5400rpm)
SSD = Solid State Drive (Flash-based storage)

12.1-inch Netbooks
Name CPU Storage OS Price Available Notes
ASUS S121 Atom
Dell Inspiron Mini 12 Atom Nov 2008
10.2-inch Netbooks
Name CPU Storage OS Price Available Notes
Commodore UMMD 8010/F VIA Sep 2008
ECS G10IL Atom Sep 2008 8.9″ Avail.
Eltrinex MobilePC VIA
HP Mini 1000 Atom Nov 2008 8.9″ Avail.
Lenovo IdeaPad S10 Atom Sep 2008 8.9″ Avail.
Medion Akoya Mini E1210 Atom 2008
MSI Wind U100 Atom Jun 2008 8.9″ Avail.
MSI Wind U110/U115 Atom
MSI Wind U120/U120H Atom Nov/Dec 2008
Samsung NC10 Atom Oct 2008
8.9-inch Netbooks
Name CPU Storage OS Price Available Notes
Acer Aspire One Atom Jul 2008
Dell Inspiron Mini 9 Atom 2008
ECS G10IL Atom Sep 2008 10.2″ Avail
Everex CloudBook Max VIA 2009
Fujitsu AMILO Mini Ui 3520 Atom Oct 2008
HP Mini 1000 Atom Nov 2008 10.2″ Avail
HP 2133 Mini-Note VIA May 2008
Intel Classmate 2 Celeron 2008 aka CTL 2Go
Lenovo IdeaPad S9 Atom 10.2″ Avail.
LG X110 XNote Mini Atom Oct 2008
MSI Wind U90 Atom
MSI Wind U91 Atom
NEC LaVie Light Atom
Sylvana Meso Atom
Toshiba NB100/NB105 Atom
VIA OpenBook VIA 2008 Reference
7-inch Netbooks
Name CPU Storage OS Price Available Notes
3K Longitude 400 Ingenic May 2008
Everex CloudBook VIA May 2008
Intel Classmate PC Celeron 2007
Kohjinsha E8 AMD Geode Feb 2008
Packard Bell Easynote XS VIA May 2008
Raon Everun Note AMD Sep 2008 Full AMD
VIA Nanobook VIA Early 2008 Reference
5.6-inch Netbooks
Name CPU Storage OS Price Available Notes
Vulcan FlipStart Intel 2007 Discontinued
Tablet PC Netbooks/Convertibles
Name CPU Storage OS Price Available Notes
Fujitsu LifeBook U810/U8240 Intel 2007 5.6″ Display
Fujitsu LifeBook U820/U2010 Atom May 2008 5.6″ Display
Gigabyte M912 Atom Jun 2008 8.9″ Display
HCL MiLeap Y Series Tablet Intel Feb 2008 7″, India
Viliv S7 Atom 7″ Display
Unknown
Name CPU Storage OS Price Available Notes
Sony Netbook 2009
HCL MiLeap H Series India