Sony Vaio F Series

September 24, 2016


Play files with Blu-ray Disc ™ Combo Drive, Full HD content and advanced graphics with the new Sony Vaio.

* Full HD display with VAIO Blu-ray for fantastic entertainment in High Definition
* Powerful and efficient multimedia production with the latest Intel ® Core ™ processors
* Save money by using the light sensor to adjust the screen brightness and the power button for the display of energy.
* Enjoy music and movies in surround sound in cinema quality with Dolby ® Home Theater v3

When the keyboard with their outstanding individual keys, Sony respect best standards – and that pays off. The spacing between the keys are very generous. In addition, these pressures over a pressure point pleasant, so the keyboard of a desktop computer in nothing. Due to the width of the notebook chassis could be also a number pad integrated. Despite the overall large number of places do the arrow keys but densely packed together and small.
Sony Vaio F

Right above the function keys and the numeric pad are also eight quick keys: A turn off the display, four multimedia keys for Windows Media Player program and three Quick Launch buttons. The touchpad is slightly to the left and a good size. Sony also uses two separate levers with a good pressure point.

Interfaces and processing

Sony moves in terms of interfaces to almost all currently used standards. In addition to two USB ports also an eSATA / USB combo connector is on the pages of the notebook, and each one Firewire and Gigabit LAN connection is available. Image signals are either displayed via HDMI or VGA interface. For additional enhancements Express Card slot 34 is ready. On the notebook front, two card readers are built into the housing – and a switch for the wireless connection. Bluetooth mobile phones can exchange data with the Sony Vaio F.

The price for the Sony Vaio F is slightly below the euro 1,000 mark. Nevertheless, the housing is made entirely of plastic and has sturdy at first sight and well finished. A second scrutinizing look reveals, however, some shortcomings: crooked used function keys, a very rickety drive and extract a lock despite not firmly seated battery such as Sony PCGA-BP71 battery, Sony VGP-BPS3 battery and Sony PCG-Z505 battery. The large surface of the plastic display cover can also press very easily and the screen offers little protection.

The Sony Vaio VPC-F11M1E offers almost all the conditions for a good multimedia notebook. Very good screen, a Blu-ray drive, and many interfaces. The speaker, however, are merely satisfactory. Its graphics and computing power for such a notebook is always sufficient, even casual gamers will get their money. This is clear, however at the expense of battery life. Sony-typical points on the tester light manufacturing defects . For a price of 1200 $ , the total package yet convinced.

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