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Sony VAIO RC210G Minitower

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3 reviews

Dec, 2015

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 reviews of Sony VAIO RC210G Minitower. The average rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops for all reviews. People really like the design. The price also gets good views.

price, design

On average, users rate this product 93/100.

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Consumer review by: pjhildeb (

SONY VGC-RC210G Desktop Review


I bought this primarily to do Video editing, and it has worked great. I added an additional 1GB RAM (2 total), and added some more Hard Drive space. PC is very fast, and I haven't had any problems making Video DVD's. I just added some HD editing...

Fast, Quiet, All the inputs/outputs you should need. Two outputs (RGB/DVI). All set up for media center. Great for multitasking. Quick rendering for video editing.

No HD burner. 300 GB HD space. 1 GB RAM

May, 2007

Consumer review by: zapparino (



This Vaio has a great deal of processing power, which runs most high-end applications without any problems. Vaio's ATI Radeon X 300 graphics's card performs well. Seven USB connections,two S-Video ports, 2 composite video ports & a parallel printer...

Super Quiet, 7-in-1 Multimedia card

I HAVEN'T FOUND ANY > All reviews say higher than average power consumption?

Sep, 2006

Consumer review by: DmytroH (



This is an excellent computer for photography, video entertainment and all of the other basic software applications. A TV tuner and remote control are included. I had considered purchasing the Sony VAIO VGC-RC110G desktop, which was the predecessor to...

Very quiet liquid cooled computer coupled with a remarkably fast Intel dual core 930 chip, along with terrific specifications all around for the price.

None to speak of, but the start-up instructions could be better. The Norton security software should be shut down during initial start up, because it interferes with the installation of legitimate sof

Feb, 2006

Product Specifications

The ultimate in multimedia computing, the VAIO RC210G Digital Studio PC delivers screaming-fast performance in a whisper-quiet environment so you are able to run demanding A/V programs without compromising speed or quality. The design of the RC tower maximizes cooling efficiency and incorporates ingenuity that reduces cable clutter, provides easy access to frequently used features and enables expansion to keep up with you and your digital lifestyle. The VAIO RC also brings Sony's professional audio, video and broadcast expertise to your desktop. Create, manage, edit and archive video, music and photos like a pro. Capture and edit high-definition camcorder video. Turn VHS and 8mm videos into high-quality DVDs4. Watch and record TV, master audio recordings and expand your creativity. The RC gives you powerful PC abilities, creative options and multimedia access so you can do it all.

Audio Output

Type:Sound card

Cabinet (Chassis)

Form Factor:Tower
Manufacturer Form Factor:Tower

Cabinet (Chassis)

Form Factor:Tower
Manufacturer Form Factor:Tower

Cache Memory

Installed Size:4MB
Per Processor Size:4MB

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)



Country Kits:United States
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sony VAIO


Chipset Type:Intel 945P Express
Data Bus Speed:800MHz


Max Transfer Rate:56Kbps
Type:Fax / modem

Multimedia Functionality

TV Tuner Type:Analog TV


Data Link Protocol:Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet
Type:Network adapter

Optical Storage

Read Speed:40x (CD) / 16x (DVD)
Rewrite Speed:24x (CD) / 6x (DVD-RW) / 8x (DVD+RW)
Write Speed:40x (CD) / 16x (DVD

Optical Storage (2nd)

Read Speed:40x (CD) / 16x (DVD)

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005


64-bit Computing: Yes
Clock Speed:3GHz
Installed Qty:1
Max Supported Qty:1
Multi-Core Technology:Dual-Core
Processor Number:930
Type:Pentium D


Installed Size:1GB
Max Supported Size:2GB
Technology:DDR2 SDRAM

Service & Support

On-Site Warranty:On-site
Type:1 year warranty

Storage Controller


Storage Controller (2nd)


Storage Hard Drive

Interface Type:Serial ATA-150

Storage Hard Drive (2nd)

Type: None

Storage Removable

Type: None


Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:320GB
Type:Media center

Video Memory

Installed Size:128MB

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:ATI Radeon X300
Interface Type:PCI Express x16