Buy Acer Aspire One Netbook for $99.99

Radio Shack is advertising a $99.99 deal for Windows XP-based Acer Aspire One netbooks – valid through December 14 through December 24. The only catch is that you need to agree to a two-year contract with AT&T's DataConnect service, at a price of $60 per month, according to the ad, which also notes that without activation for […]

Radio Shack is advertising a $99.99 deal for Windows XP-based Acer Aspire One netbooks – valid through December 14 through December 24. The only catch is that you need to agree to a two-year contract with AT&T's DataConnect service, at a price of $60 per month, according to the ad, which also notes that without activation for AT&T's 3G service, the Aspire One is sold at Radio Shack for $499.99.

Aside from 3G access, the Windows XP-enabled netbook also comes with integrated 802.11b/g Wi-Fi, and 4G WiMAX. Other features include an Intel Atom processor; an 8.9-inch backlit LCD screen with 1024-by-600 resolution; a 160 GB hard drive with 1 GB of memory; three on-board USB 2.0 ports; a Multi-in-One media card reader; and a three-cell lithium ion battery billed as providing about 2.5 hours of power.