Sony is about to release its newest netbook in Europe named Sony Vaio M. Vaio M, which looks surprisingly bare for a Sony product, succeeds the rather elegant and quite lavish Sony Vaio W, released in the Philippines in August of 2009.
Here are few leaked photos of Sony Vaio M courtesy of Stuff.TV:
Like most Q1 2010 netbooks, Sony Vaio M also runs on Intel Atom N450 and features the Pinetrail Platform. Learn more about Pine Trail HERE.
Here are the other leaked specs:
260 mm x 180 mm x 33 mm, 1.3 Kgs
Intel Atom N450
1GB of RAM
250GB Hard Disk Drive
10.1inch widescreen with 1024x600 resolution
Price and Availability:
Considering the fact that its a Sony, Sony Vaio M has a low SRP of £300 ($456) or roughly Php 21,000 before taxes.
Vaio M will reach stores in Europe this April 2010. No word on available unit colors yet.
Honestly, I think Sony Vaio M looks like the fake Sony Vaio W that was spotted in China last July. And looking at its specs, I bet it also works a lot like the knock-off. But that's just me. What do you think?
The official Sony Vaio M press photos are out --
Here are the full specs of Sony Vaio M --
Intel® Atom™ N450 1.66GHz
Genuine Windows® 7 Starter (32-bit)
1GB DDR2 SDRAM (667 MHz)
250GB Serial ATA (5400 rpm)
25.5cm (10.1”) 16:10 display (1024x600) with LED backlight
Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator 3150
Weight & size
1.4kg (with supplied battery);
183 x 33 x 268 mm (D x H x W)
VAIO Gate; MusicStation; PMB VAIO Edition; VAIO Media Plus; VAIO Care; VAIO Transfer Support; VAIO Update; VAIO Smart Network; Internet Explorer 8; Windows Live Essentials Suite; Adobe® Reader® 9; McAfee (60 days free virus update); Norton Online BackUp Trial
WLAN 802.11b/g/n; Bluetooth 2.1+EDR; MOTION EYE® camera; stereo speakers plus mono microphone; 3xUSB; black/white colour options
Black and White