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Find reviews of the latest laptops for £250 - £500.

  1. Acer Aspire Timeline U M3 581T

    Acer Aspire Timeline U M3 581T

    The cheapest Ultrabook around, and one of the lightest affordable 15in laptops.

  2. Asus Transformer Pad 300 13

    Asus Transformer Pad 300

    Simply the best value tablet on the market, this convertible quad-core is an absolute smasher.

  3. HP Pavilion DM4-2101

    HP Pavilion DM4-2101

    The best-looking, longest-lasting laptop you can get for under £500?

  4. HP Pavilion dm1-3200sa

    HP Pavilion dm1-3200sa

    This 11.6in ‘netbook’ has quite a few highpoints among its foibles, but do they balance out for its £375 price?

  5. Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet

    Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet

    The most versatile tablet available, with excellent connectivity, a pressure sensitive stylus, and keyboard folio case that’s great for typing.

  6. Acer 5749

    Acer Aspire 5749

    A solid sub-£400 laptop with a Sandy Bridge processor and 15.6in display.

  7. Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime photo 1

    Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime

    Lighter and thinner yet more powerful than most rivals, the world’s first quad-core tablet sports a stunning screen, gorgeous design and comes with a keyboard dock.

  8. Sony Tablet P 5

    Sony Tablet P

    Sony has created a radical dual screen, clamshell Android tablet. Can it possibly work?

  9. Samsung Series 3 NP300E5A

    Samsung Series 3 NP300E5A

    At under £400, with an attractive design, ribbed lid and matt 15.6in screen, is this the ultimate budget laptop?

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    Bose SoundLink Wireless Mobile speaker

    Well built, small and powerful, so why doesn't the new Bose SoundLink Mobile Speaker quite work?

  11. Samsung RV720

    Samsung RV720

    Want a large laptop without the large outlay? Samsung’s cheap but cheerful 17.3in effort comes highly recommended.

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  13. Samsung NS310

    Samsung NS310

    Can a netbook still be worth £300? Samsung's latest shiny offering tries to teach us a lesson or two.

  14. Acer Aspire 5750

    Acer Aspire 5750

    With Acer's latest 15.6in budget laptop, you get a lot for your money. If you can live with its flaws, it's a great buy.

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    Samsung Chromebook

    Can the first Chrome OS laptop successfully move us to the Cloud, lock, stock and barrel?