It can be hard to choose which laptop to buy, but once you've found the brand you want then what next?

If you've settled on a Sony, then you're probably wondering what the best Sony laptop is for your budget. Here we've gathered together the best Sony Vaio reviews for your delectation.

But if you don't want to buy a Sony Vaio, check our 20 best laptops in the world piece.

1. Sony VAIO VPC-EB1Z0E/B

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With a Blu-ray drive and 1080p Full HD screen, there's no lack of multimedia power in this great 15-inch laptop. It's not just good for play, though. The brilliant keyboard makes typing on this Sony a breeze.

Read our full Sony VAIO VPC-EB1Z0E/B review

2. Sony VAIO VPC-EC2SOE/ WI

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The VPC-EC2SOE/ WI offers great everyday performance, excellent usability and a healthy features list. A more powerful graphics card would have made this an unstoppable force, but don't let that bother you unduly if you're not a gamer.

Read our full Sony VAIO VPC-EC2SOE/ WI review

3. Sony VAIO VPCF12M0E/B

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Combining stunning performance, great usability and HD features, the VPCF12M0E/B is a fantastic machine at this price. Costing hundreds less than some equivalent laptops, it stands head and shoulders above the competition.

Read our full Sony VAIO VPCF12M0E/B review

4. Sony VAIO VPC-Z12V9E/X

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The VPCZ12V9E/X is a winning combination of style, power and chic design quality in a stunning ultraportable package. With Intel's Core i7 technology providing the best performance we've seen to date, this is easily one of the best laptops you can currently buy if you can afford it.

Read our full Sony VAIO VPC-Z12V9E/X review

5. Sony VAIO VPCZ11Z9E/B

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The slim, lightweight VPCZ11Z9E/Bpacks a Core i7 processor and 6GB of DDR3 RAM into one neat package. Its discrete graphics card means it's even suitable for gaming. While the price is high, there's no doubt that this ultraportable laptop sits comfortably among the upper echelons of the current market.

Read our full Sony VAIO VPCZ11Z9E/Breview

Don't forget to check out our 20 best laptops in the world piece. Or, if it's a netbook you want, our 15 best netbooks.

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