Searching for laptops under 200 can weigh you down. First off, there is a lot of information floating around about laptops (and notebooks and netbooks) that isn’t always very helpful or reliable. Then there are the options, hardware and ports, oh my!
The thing is, it doesn’t have to be this way. If you follow a few simple steps, and learn a few things to look for, finding a laptop–even laptops for under 200–can be a fun experience.
And if you are already comfortable with the technical side of portable computers, there’s still a wealth of information here that we’re sure will help you make a good buying decision.