The EEE PC Seashell 1005HA is actually unbeateable at about $350 USD. The major positive points are Windows 7, a 250GB hard disk (while XP netbooks got a max of 160GB), WiFi 802.11n, Bluetooth, up to 10.5 battery life and the Atom N280 processor (giving a couple of % more performance).
Some details common to most of the topselling 1005HA:
- 1.66GHz Intel Atom N280 Processor
- 1GB DDR2 RAM, 1 x SODIMM Slot, 2GB Max
- 250GB SATA Hard Drive (5400RPM)
- 10.1" WSVGA 1024x600 LCD Display, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n
- Windows 7 Starter Operating System (32 Bit), *10.5 Hours of Battery Life