The new Sony VAIO S series will have a 15.5 inch display screen, with superb full HD display, constructed with magnesium and aluminum raw materials so that the laptop becomes light in addition to its low weight of 4.4 pounds. The screen size is said to be 1920 x 1080 pixels and the screen comes with a glossy Anti reflective finish. VAIO S series laptops have a unique characteristic of possessing an external sheet battery fixed under it. This technique effectively doubles the battery life of Sony VAIO laptops. So supposedly, with this technology, the new Sony VAIO S series laptops will be giving 10 hours battery life instead of just 5 hours which is the normal battery life.
Sony Vaio laptops are very popular for their attractive looks in various colors. Besides the looks, the laptop offers amazing performance as well. It owes its great performance factor to the Intel Core i7 processor integrated in the popular Sandy Bridge chipset. 1080 resolution HD videos can't be just played like that. They require great graphics support. That's the role of the AMD Radeon HD 6630M graphics processing Unit with 1 GB video memory. The card is good enough not just for HD videos but hi-end video games as well.
A cool new technology used in Sony VAIO S Series laptops is the Dynamic Hybrid Graphics System. It's a graphics switching system having two modes namely the Speed and the Stamina modes which can be switched and used for optimum GPU performance. The new Sony VAIO S series laptops also come with a wonderful backlit keyboard and a smooth aluminium palm rest. Typing in the keyboard is very much comfortable with all keys neatly spaced and offering good response. The 15.5 inch Sony VAIO S series laptops will be appearing in marketplaces this month itself and is said to be a bit more priced than the 13 inch versions. It's estimated to be price in India at around Rs 43,000/-