Sony launches new VAIO range
Dubai, February 1, 2010
Sony Gulf has unveiled its latest range of VAIO notebooks – the VAIO CW-series, VAIO W-series, VAIO F-series, VAIO S-series and VAIO Y-series – suitable for both business and game-lovers looking for enhanced entertainment, a statement said.
With a 14-inch display and compact body for enhanced portability, the VAIO CW-series integrates wireless LAN and Bluetooth, providing greater mobility and the ability to surf the web while on-the-go.
Designed to handle 3D games and videos, enhanced picture performance and edit photos with ease, the CW-series is equipped with the powerful Nvidia GeForce GT 330M GPU and 512MB of VRAM (VPCCW26FG). A DDR3 memory and Intel Core i5-520M processor technologies support multimedia applications.
The VAIO CW-series is available in a collection of the finest glossy blue, red, pink, white and black colours with a high-gloss exterior and a subtle gradient low-key interior on the palm rests.
The VAIO W-series notebook features a number of environment-friendly elements in its design, production and packaging, such as use of recycled parts for the top cover, palm rest and the bottom cover, to demonstrate its eco-friendliness.
Featuring a 10.1-inch wide (WXGA: 1366 x 768) TFT colour display, the enhanced W-series offers a comfortable viewing experience.
It also comes with an energy efficient Atom Processor N450, 320GB hard disk, Intel graphics media accelerator 3150, and is compatible with the MS Duo PRO-HG memory card and SD memory card.
The W-series is available in two colour options - a splendid new dark blue and white. A user’s ultimate full high definition studio, the new VAIO F-series handles all multimedia and entertainment needs with ease and features a 16.4-inch high-quality VAIO display with a full HD 1920x1080 resolution.
Incorporating the latest line of Intel Core i7 processors (quad core, 8-threads) for enhanced multimedia performance, the VAIO F-series additionally integrates a Blu-ray Disc writer, plus 8GB of DDR3 main memory to handle demanding HD video applications.
Nvidia GeForce GT330M graphics combined with 1GB of GDDR3 VRAM with Cuda parallel architecture deliver superior, detail-packed 3D graphics and Full HD video playback. The F-series also incorporates the latest Dolby Home Theater v3.
Complementing the new VAIO line-up are the VAIO S-series and Y-series that feature a 13.3-inch widescreen VAIO Display with LED backlight offering superb clarity, contrast and colour.
A front panel-mounted Assist button on both notebooks gives one-touch access to VAIO Care. This easy-to-use new programme helps maintain, diagnose and troubleshoot the VAIO notebooks with just a few clicks.
The stylish new black VAIO S-series weighs 2 kg, and comes powered with an Intel Core i5 CPU (VPCS117GG and VPCS116FG) to handle multiple tasks efficiently, and a Nvidia GeForce 310M GPU with 512MB of dedicated video memory supporting Cuda technology to run video and graphics smoothly.
Available in a stylish silver colour, the VAIO Y-series weighs less than 1.8kg, and is designed to last six hours with the standard bundled battery, and an additional nine hours with the optional L battery.
The VAIO Y-series is equipped with Intel Core 2 Duo Processor SU7300 (1.30 GHz) and 320GB of 2.5-inch HDD, and pre-installed with Windows 7 operating system for handling the daily multimedia tasks with ease.
All new models (not available in VAIO W-series) incorporate a VAIO button that, with one push of the button, activates the media gallery, presenting users with exciting new ways to enjoy photos, videos and music. – TradeArabia News Service