The lowdown on low-priced laptops Summary: Laptops under $1,000--do you get what you pay for? CNET's Brian Cooley and CNET Review's Janice Chen critique and compare two new models. February 14, 2003 -- 15:41 GMT (07:41 PST) Loading... Please wait. Topics: Laptops, Mobility Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.