Asus VivoBook S200E and HP Pavilion TouchSmart are two good netbooks as of 2015. Both netbooks feature 11.6-inch screens that run at a resolution of 1366 by 768 pixels.
Powered by Intel's i3-3217U CPU, the VivoBook S200E features 2 gigabytes of RAM, 500 gigabytes of storage space and 5.5 hours of battery life. The netbook is ready for DirectX 11, has three USB ports and weighs 3.9 pounds.
In comparison, the Pavilion TouchSmart runs on AMD's A4-1250 CPU, has 4 gigabytes of RAM and offers 320 gigabytes of storage space. Weighing 3.08 pounds, the netbook has a backlit keyboard, a touch screen and a built-in 1.2-megapixel webcam.