Acer Inc. is a multinational electronics company with its headquarters in New Taipei city, Taiwan. The company was founded in 1976 by Stan Shih with eleven employees and a capital of $25000 as multitech and was later renamed to Acer in 1987. It had revenue of $20 billion in 2010.

Acer offers a wide range of mini laptops and also laptop stands for desk let’s take a look at few models and what they have to offer in terms of features:

• Aspire One happy – The aspire one happy is an attractive netbook it is aimed at the young generation of netbook users who do not like the same look for too long. The aspire one is available in range of vibrant colors. It runs on an Intel Atom processor which is used by almost every other netbook on the market. It features a multi gesture touchpad which can be programmed to open particular programs when a gesture is made on the track pad. It has a 10.1 inch LED display which is frugal in terms of power consumption. It claims it can run up to 8 hours on a single charge but will probably give you 6 hours or more with heavy usage. It is just 1 inch thin and weighs about 2.50 lbs. It also has crystal eye webcam and integrated microphone which allow you to have video chat with your friends.

• Aspire one D257 – The aspire one D257 is a 10.1 inch laptop similar to the aspire one happy. It has an Intel Atom processor and multi gesture touchpad too. The palm rest finish is built in a way to avoid smudges and fingerprints. It has a special adaptor which is 40% lighter than most adaptors. It promises an 8 hour battery life and features a 92% full sized keyboard. It supports WIFI b/g/n and also has a Bluetooth adaptor built in. It weighs just 1.2 kilograms and is easy on the eye too.

• Aspire One 722 – This is probably the best Acer mini laptop on the market. It has an AMD C-50 processor unlike the other netbooks which use Intel processors. It also has an ATI Radeon 6250 graphic card. It allows you to watch high definition movies via the HDMI output on your big screen television. It is an inch thin and weighs 1.3 kilograms. It features Acer crystal eye webcam, WIFI and Bluetooth built in. If you love watching movies then this is the netbook you want.

Based on your preference and need you can pick any of these 3 netbooks on offer by Acer.