Top 8 best Linux netbooks

Aspire one a110

Acer Aspire One A110

Recommended for: Budget netbook shoppers, internet-only use.

Not recommended for: Gaming, demanding tasks.

Outside of the Asus Eee series, the Acer Aspire One models are the best-known netbooks on the market.

Currently two models of the Aspire One A110 range are available, one featuring flash (SSD) storage and the other a more traditional hard drive.

Here we're looking at the 8GB SSD model, which has recently dropped to an extremely tempting price point – if you look around online you'll find it for a recession-mocking £139.

Read: full Acer Aspire One A110 review (Linux)