A flexible new Windows laptop
Display and Design
The Sony Vaio SVF15212SNB notebook features a 15.5-inch LED backlight TFT color display with 1,366 x 768 pixel resolution. It weighs around 2.5 kg and comes in two colors - white and black. It sports standard keyboard and gesture supported touchpad.
Hardware and OS
The Vaio laptop is powered by Intel Core i3 third generation 3227U processor with 1.9GHz processor speed; the chipset is Intel HM76 Express, aided by 2GB of RAM, which is expandable up to 8GB using the available memory slot. The graphics processor is basic Intel HD 4000 graphics to meet the basic gaming needs.
The Sony Vaio SVF15212SNB notebook operates on a 64-bit Windows 8 operating system which is the advanced and most flexible Windows OS.
Memory and Entertainment
The laptop has stereo speakers with subwoofers working on ClearAudio+ mode, S_FORCE Front Surround 3D, Clear Phase, xLOUD, VPT, HD Audio Solution technologies. It packs a decent 500GB SATA type HDD (hard disk drive) storage memory. The webcam is 0.9MP webcam for taking photos and also for video chat. DVD SuperMulti Drive is available for disk data transfer to CD roms and DVDs.
Battery and connectivity
The connectivity options in the Sony Vaio SVF15212SNB notebook include Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, HDMI port, USB port, Ethernet 10/100/1000 BASE-T etc. Its VGP-BPS35A battery is 4-cell li-ion battery offering up to 4 hours of laptop usage.
The Sony Vaio SVF15212SNB notebook has mixed qualities; it has amazing entertainment system, good storage and decent battery on the other hand the low RAM requires upgrade to improve laptop performance.