Screen big enough that I can see the entire desktop without scrolling around
Good for surfing the net and word processing
Can play HD vid without skipping
I'd go with something like this.
[VIDEO]http://www.amazon.com/Acer-AO725-0687-Dual-Core-Processor-System-Red/dp/B00AAIC5S2/ref=sr_1_2?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1373940134&sr =1-2&keywords=netbook]Amazon.com: Acer 11.6" AO725-0687 Laptop PC with AMD Dual-Core C-70 Processor,Windows 8 Operating System-Red: Electronics[/VIDEO]