While Acer's Aspire One 532h has a sturdy overall feel and is inexpensive, the keyboard is hard to type on, and the touchpad isn't particularly well designed. But for those on a very strict budget, this $300 netbook will get the job done.

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At a Glance
  • The Aspire One 532h is reasonably priced, but the keyboard and touchpad could use a makeover.

    Pros

    • Machine has a sturdy overall feel
    • Inexpensive

    Cons

    • Keyboard very slippery and hard to type on
    • Touchpad/mouse buttons poorly designed
  
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