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Sony VAIO LV Series HD PC/TV All-In-One VGC-LV250J/B

Sony VAIO LV Series HD PC/TV All-In-One VGC-LV250J/B
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Nov, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 reviews of Sony VAIO LV Series HD PC/TV All-In-One VGC-LV250J/B. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops for all reviews. Reviewers really like the usability. The price is also mentioned favorably.

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On average, users rate this product 85/100 and experts rate this product 70/100.

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Amazon.com review summary for Sony VAIO LV Series HD PC/TV All-In-One VGC-LV250J/B

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 4 user reviews of Sony VAIO LV Series HD PC/TV All-In-One VGC-LV250J/B from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Desktops on Amazon.com. Reviews about the usability and price are overall positive.

design, price, usability

100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony VAIO VGC-LV250J/B 24-Inch All-in-One Desktop PC (2.80 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo E7400 Processor, 4 GB RAM, 500 GB Hard Drive, Vista Premium) BlackSony VAIO VGC-LV250J/B 24-Inch All-in-One Desktop PC (2.80 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo E7400 Processor, 4 GB RAM, 500 GB Hard Drive, Vista Premium) Black

Nov, 2017

Expert review by: Rich Brown (cnet.com)

Sony Vaio LV250B review

 

Sony's new Vaio LV250B all-in-one remains just as feature-rich and versatile as the debut version, the LV100 series . This new model features a new CPU, generally better specs, and a lower price than the LV180J we reviewed back in September, all of...

VESA wall mount compatible out of the box; dedicated HDMI input lets you input video from other devices; strong application performance.

Not a great multitasker.

You can find more-cost-effective large-screen all-in-ones for general productivity, but Sony's Vaio LV250B is our favorite for home entertainment. Loaded with unique features geared toward digital media convenience, this system will meet the needs of...

May, 2009

Product Specifications

State-of-the-art computing and high-definition home entertainment come together with the VAIO LV series PC/TV. Delivering a powerful computing experience, this all-in-one solution has an Intel Core 2 Duo processor. View your home videos, photos and Blu-ray Disc movies in stunning HD clarity on the 24-inch, wall-mountable XBRITE-FullHD LCD via HDMI input. You can even watch and record live TV, including local and over-the-air HD channels with the built-in NTSC/ATSC tuners. Designed to fit seamlessly into your home, a wireless keyboard with touchpad, mouse and remote control enable cord-free work or play from the comfort of your sofa.

Audio Output

Type:Sound card

Cabinet (Chassis)

Form Factor:All-in-one
Manufacturer Form Factor:All-in-one

Cabinet (Chassis)

Form Factor:All-in-one
Manufacturer Form Factor:All-in-one

Cache Memory

Installed Size:3MB
Per Processor Size:3MB

Design

Chassis type:Desktop
Color of product:Silver

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:6.9in
Height:18.4in
Weight:35.3lbs
Width:25.9in

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:24in
Diagonal Size (metric):61cm
Max Resolution:1920 x 1200
Type:LCD display
Widescreen Display: Yes

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes
EPEAT Compliant: Yes
EPEAT Level:EPEAT Silver

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter model:NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT
Maximum graphics adapter memory:2.28

Header

Compatibility:PC
Manufacturer:Sony
Model:VGC-LV250J/B/VGC-LV250J/S
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sony VAIO LV Series HD PC/TV All-In-One

Mainboard

Chipset Type:Intel P43 Express
Data Bus Speed:1066MHz

Memory

Internal memory:4
Internal memory type:DDR2-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:4
Memory clock speed:800
Memory layout:2 x 2
Memory layout (slots x size):2 x 2

Miscellaneous

Color:Black/Silver

Modem

Type: None

Multimedia Functionality

TV Tuner Type:Digital and analog TV

Networking

Data Link Protocol:Bluetooth / Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g / IEEE 802.11n (draft)
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Type:Network adapter
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wireless LAN Supported: Yes
Wireless Protocol:802.11b/g/n (draft) / Bluetooth

Optical Storage

Type:DVD

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 64-bit Edition

Other Features

Built-in camera: Yes
Compliance industry standards:802.11 b/g/n
Floppy drive installed: No
Graphics adapter family:NVIDIA
Networking features:Fast Ethernet
Power Requirements:100-240V
TV tuner integrated: Yes

Packaging Content

Display Diagonal:24
Display included: Yes
Display Resolution:1920 x 1200
Handheld remote control: Yes

Performance

Audio system:Intel HD & Dolby Digital Live
Product type:PC

Ports & interfaces

DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
Firewire (IEEE 1394) ports:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Line-in: Yes
Line-out: Yes
Microphone in: Yes
S/PDIF out port: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:5

Processor

64-bit Computing: Yes
Bus type:FSB
Clock Speed:2.8GHz
Conflict Free processor:N
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):10.5
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Installed Qty:1
Manufacturer:Intel
Max Supported Qty:1
Multi-Core Technology:Dual-Core
Number of Processing Die Transistors:228
Processing die size:82
Processor:E7400
Processor cache:3
Processor cache type:L2
Processor codename:Wolfdale
Processor cores:2
Processor family:Intel® Core™2 Duo
Processor frequency:2.8
Processor front side bus:1066
Processor lithography:45
Processor model:E7400
Processor Number:E7400
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core 2 Duo E7000 series
Processor socket:Socket T (LGA 775)
Processor threads:2
Stepping:R0
Tcase:74.1
Thermal Design Power (TDP):65
Type:Core 2 Duo

Processor special features

Embedded options available: Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology:N
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: No
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: No
Intel FDI Technology: No
Intel Flex Memory Access: No
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: No
Intel Insider: No
Intel InTru 3D Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):2
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): No
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):N
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N
Intel® Insider™: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N
InTru™ 3D Technology: No
Processor ARK ID:36500
Processor code:SLB9Y
Processor package size:37.5
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes

RAM

Installed Size:4GB
Max Supported Size:4GB
Technology:DDR2 SDRAM

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Software

Operating system installed:Windows Vista Home Premium
Trial software:Microsoft Windows Live OneCare, Microsoft Works SE 9.0 w/ 60-Day, VAIOMultimedia Suite

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Hard disk rotational speed:7200
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Hard drive speed:7200
Host interface:SATA
Number of hard drives installed:1
Total Storage Capacity:500

Storage Hard Drive

Interface Type:Serial ATA-150

Storage Hard Drive (2nd)

Type: None

Storage Removable

Type: None

System

Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:500GB
Type:Media center

Video Memory

Installed Size:512MB

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:6.89
Height:18.4
Weight:35.3
Width:25.9