It's a full-blown VAIO notebook and it costs less than Php 30,000 (by a peso, at least).
The new Sony VAIO Y Series notebook boasts of the AMD Dual-Core Processor E-350 with AMD Radeon HD 6310 Discrete – Class Graphics. As earlier explained by TP, this AMD’s APU (Accelerated Processing Unit) is a single chip that integrates powerful AMD dual-core processor and discrete-class graphics which support Microsoft DirectX 11. Thus, this VISION Technology from AMD offers an incredibly vivid and smooth HD experience, including comfortable full HD video playback and faster HD streaming. Not only that, this PC is equipped with an HDMI output to enjoy viewing HD contents on a larger screen.
The lines of the VAIO Y’s profile comes together to form the new “convergence line” allowing it to have a quite attractive tapered look. Comfortable and precise typing experience is assured by Sony because of the laptop's isolated chicklet-style keyboard. It is also complemented by an ergonomic touchpad for precise gestural control. With the Genuine Microsoft Windows 7 and supporting applications, the VAIO Y can help you in your daily computing needs.
The VAIO Y is also equipped with the ASSIST button where with just one press, offers instant help, maintenance and troubleshooting in the form of VAIO Care and VAIO original software. This allows you to keep your VAIO in good condition with no trouble, whatsoever.
Here are the complete technical specifications of Sony VAIO Y (2011 Spring Collection) --
|Name||Sony VAIO Y Series 2011|
|Dimensions||11.42" (W) x 0.99" - 1.25" (H) x 7.99"(D)|
|Weight||3.23 lbs with battery|
|Available Colors||Pink, Green, Silver|
|Operating System||Windows 7 Starter 32-bit|
|Display||11.6"1 LED Backlit VAIO display with 1366 x 768 resolution|
|Processor||AMD Dual-Core Processor E-350 (1.60GHz) Up to 1MB Cache|
|RAM||2GB DDR3 SDRAM (for the Php 29,999 variant)|
|Hard Disk Drive Options||320 GB (5400rpm) hard drive (for the Php 29,999 variant)|
|Graphics Card||AMD Mobility Radeon HD 6310 graphics|
|WiFi Support||Yes, WLAN 802.11b/g/n|
|Bluetooth||Yes, Integrated Stereo A2DP Bluetooth technology (2.1 + EDR)|
|Webcam||Built-in MOTION EYE camera|
|Ports||1 x VGA Connector |
3 x USB 2.0
1 x HDMI out
1 x Microphone out
1 x Headphone out
1 x Gigabit Ethernet Port
1 x Memory Stick Duo slot
1 x SDcard slot
|Battery||3500 MAh Li-ion 6-Cell|
|Uptime||Around 4 hours|
|Value-Added Features||Fusion APU, chicklet-style keyboard|
|Announcement||Q1 2011 in the Philippines|
|Availability||Now available in the Philippines|
The VAIO Y Series is available in Green, Pink and Silver. All in all, it offers a compact mobile performance PC at a reasonable price (for a VAIO) of PhP 29,999.