Sony VAIO VPC-CA1S1E/G review

A brightly coloured laptop featuring good performance, but poor battery life

By  from What Laptop Issue 151
Product Type
Notebook
Green Compliant
Yes
Hard Drive Capacity
320 GB
Processor Manufacturer
Intel
Graphics Controller Manufacturer
AMD
Graphics Controller Model
Radeon HD 6470M
Bluetooth
Yes
Wireless LAN
Yes
Optical Drive Type
DVD-Writer
Maximum Battery Run Time
3.50 Hour
HDMI
Yes
Webcam
Yes
Backlight Technology
LED
Product Family
VAIO C
Operating System Architecture
64-bit
Processor Model
i5-2410M
Colour
Black
Operating System
Windows 7 Home Premium
Brand Name
Sony
Processor Speed
2.30 GHz
Processor Type
Core i5
Screen Size
35.6 cm (14")
Screen Resolution
1366 x 768
Standard Memory
4 GB
Weight (Approximate)
2.45 kg
Cache
3 MB
Processor Core
Dual-core (2 Core)
Green Compliance Certificate/Authority
ENERGY STAR
64-bit Processing
Yes
Chipset Manufacturer
Intel
Chipset Model
HM65 Express
Optical Media Supported
DVD-RAM/±R/±RW
Dual-Layer Media Supported
Yes
Graphics Memory Capacity
Up to 512 MB
Display Screen Type
Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD
Wireless LAN Standard
IEEE 802.11n
Bluetooth Standard
Bluetooth 2.1
Ethernet Technology
Gigabit Ethernet
Total Number of USB Ports
4
Memory Standard
DDR3-1333/PC3-10600
Height
27.9 mm
Width
341 mm
Depth
235 mm
Screen Mode
WXGA
Memory Technology
DDR3 SDRAM
Product Series
C
Manufacturer
Sony Corporation
Product Model
VPCCA1S1E/B
Product Name
VAIO VPCCA1S1E/B Notebook
Pointing Device Type
TouchPad
Product Line
VAIO
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
VPCCA1S1E/B.G4
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.sony.co.uk
Marketing Information

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Maximum Memory
8 GB
Battery Chemistry
Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Package Contents
  • VAIO VPCCA1S1E/B Notebook
  • Lithium Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
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