Small-screened netbooks are the go-to choice for on-the-go users, and are a viable option for those on a very strict budget. They're not as powerful as full-on notebooks, and they typically lack optical disc drives. But they're great for web surfing and simple tasks like word processing, and newer models are actually quite adept at playing high-def video, so if that's all you'll need to do, take a look below.

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Samsung Chromebook (Wi-Fi, 11.6-Inch)

The Samsung Chromebook is a new computer that helps you get everyday things done faster and easier. It starts in seconds, has virus protection built-in, and runs your favorite Google apps plus thousands more. The Chromebook comes with leading Goog...

Grade: A- Price: $242.00

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Acer C720 Chromebook 11.6-Inch, 2GB

The Acer C720 is the most powerful 11" Chromebook you can get, thanks to the latest Intel processor based on the Haswell micro-architecture. It is the next model in Acer's C7 line. This exceptional thin and light Chromebook also boots wit...

Grade: A Price: $280.00