Netbooks are 15-percent slower than new iPhone 3GS
The test which was carried out via pcmag.com on the iPhone 3GS came out 15 times faster on the benchmark compared with a popular net book (HP Mini 110). The iPhone completed in 27272ms where as the netbook shipped with Internet Explorer 7 completed in a shocking slow time of 411,168ms. If a netbook is what you want then download a new browser use Google Chrome or IE8 which improves on the IE7’s JS performance
Another test was carried out at a later date with safari installed on the netbook this time the netbook did perform better with a score of 3606ms so as we said you will need to use a default installed browser.