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Sony VAIO Digital Studio PCV-RS530G

Sony VAIO Digital Studio PCV-RS530G
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7 reviews

Nov, 2015

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 reviews of Sony VAIO Digital Studio PCV-RS530G. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops for all reviews. People really like the price. The design is also appreciated.

design, price

On average, users rate this product 84/100.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Sony VAIO Digital Studio PCV-RS530G from The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Desktops on People really like the price.


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This summary is based on the product: Sony VAIO PCV-RS530G Digital Studio Desktop PC (Hyper-threading Pentium 4 3.2 GHz), 512MB RAM, 160GB Hard drive, DVD+/RW & CDRW combo Drive)

Nov, 2015

Expert review by: Mick Lockey (

Sony Vaio PCV RS530G


Artwork: Rick Rizner, John Goddard

Feb, 2004

Expert review by: Mick Lockey (



This attractive system comes with a bright LCD monitor and tools for working with a variety of digital media, including recording and storing TV.

This VAIO offers homes a wide array of multimedia capabilities, along with easy-to-use software for getting it all to work.

Feb, 2004

Consumer review by: COOLKID (



Great performance nice look

pcv-630 is better just a few more bucks

Jun, 2004

Consumer review by: (

Sony VAIO PCV-RS530G 3.2 GHz Pentium 4 Desktop


Product Specifications

Say good-bye your VCR. The RS530G easily allows you to record TV, to view later or burn to a DVD. Transfer your old VHS tapes to DVD and you'll never need a tape again. Enjoy your media when and how you want. The RS530G also features incredible power with a blazing Intel Processor, plenty of RAM, a DVD burner and an ATI Radeon 9200 card to keep up with all your media, entertainment, personal and professional needs.

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:512KB
Per Processor Size:512KB

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)



Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sony VAIO Digital Studio


Data Bus Speed:800MHz


Max Transfer Rate:56Kbps
Type:Fax / modem

Multimedia Functionality

TV Tuner Type:Analog TV


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

Optical Storage

Rewrite Speed:10x (CD) / 2x (DVD-RW) / 2.4x (DVD+RW)
Write Speed:16x (CD) / 4x (DVD)

Optical Storage (2nd)

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

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition


Clock Speed:3.2GHz
Installed Qty:1
Max Supported Qty:1
Type:Pentium 4


Installed Size:512MB
Max Supported Size:2GB
Technology:DDR SDRAM

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Storage Controller (2nd)

Type: None

Storage Floppy Drive

Type:3.5" 1.44 MB floppy / 3.5 1.44 MB floppy

Storage Hard Drive

Interface Type:ATA-100

Storage Hard Drive (2nd)

Type: None

Storage Removable

Type: None


Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:160GB
Recommended Use:Home use
Type:Personal computer

Video Memory

Installed Size:128MB

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:ATI Radeon 9200
Interface Type:AGP 8x