Subnotebook computers are continuing to nip at the heels of their bigger laptop brethren. AST Research Inc. is the latest to break into the under-5-lb. field with its new Ascentia line. The Ascentia 500S, with a 9.5-in. passive-matrix color display, weighs 4.5 pounds and starts at $2,299.
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