One might wonder what makes VAIO more special. Let’s see. The 15 inch Sony VAIO is simple in design. The body is black aluminum and is capable of resisting stains from finger print smudges. It comes in a platinum silver colour too. The new VAIO S weighs 4.4 pounds which is comparatively lighter when MacBook weighs 5.6 pounds.
The display of the laptop looks brilliant with its 1920 X 1080 pixel resolution. The blue ray videos could be viewed in their full HD clarity in Sony VAIO S. The audio is quite disappointing with two tiny speakers set above the key board but those are into enhanced sound quality can use a pair of ear pieces with the 3.5 mm audio jack utility support in the device. The keyboard is set on a wide deck makes it comfortable to work with the laptop. The keyboard is backlit too, which can be considered as a standard feature of the laptop. There is a spacious 3.75 X 2.3 inch Synaptic touchpad and the mouse buttons are made gigantic.
The laptop has two USB ports set along the right side of the device. One is USB 2.0 and the other one is an updated one with a v3.0. There is an HDMI, VGA and an Ethernet port too. The system memory can be updated with the help of an external memory card. There is a slot for SD card. The drives in the laptop consist of a blue ray drive and a web cam built in the laptop is awesome. The videos captured with the camera have 1280 X 1024 resolution. The processor for the S series notes books are generally Intel core i5- 2520M Processor 2.5 GHz with Turbo boost up to 3.20 GHz. The Genuine Windows 7 is pre installed in the laptop.
The 13 inch Sony VAIO S series had a price tag of Rs 62,990 in India. The new 15 inch Sony VAIO S would have a price ranging around Rs 72,000.