"Best for the Cheapskate: Toshiba Chromebook 2The Best Windows Laptop You Can Buy Right Now - WSJ
If you want something under $400, the best Windows laptop you can buy is a...Chromebook. Really, the $400-and-under Windows laptops I tested can leave you in search of antidepressants.
The keyboard on the $200 Lenovo IdeaPad 100S flexes more than Arnold Schwarzenegger and often decides to take a time-out when you’re scrolling down a webpage. The $250 Asus EeeBook X205TA felt better but the cramped keyboard and trackpad can induce carpal tunnel just from looking at them."
Wednesday, December 16, 2015
The Best Windows Laptop You Can Buy Right Now - WSJ
To summarize the rest of the review: consider Dell XPS*