HP has released an entry level laptop called HP 655 in Europe with a tag of just 250 Euro. From outside, the 655 is not the most modern looking notebook, but is very practical and elegant for its price. Measuring just 376 x 247 x 35.8 mm, it weighs a modest 2.45 kg.
Specs include 15.6 inch screen, 1366 x 768 pixel resolution, AMD E1 1200 1.4GHz / AMD E2 1800 1.7GHz processor, AMD Radeon HD 7310M / 7340M GPU, 8GB RAM, 320GB / 500GB HDD, DVD RW, 3x USB 2.0, HDMI, VGA, LAN, 802.11n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, headphone and microphone jack. The HP 655 comes preloaded with SUSE Linux Enterprise OS/Windows7 or Windows 8 operating system. Check out AMD E1 1200 benchmark.