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Sony VAIO VPCL231FX/W

Sony VAIO VPCL231FX/W
alaAverage 4.9

6 reviews

Nov, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 21 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the price. The usability also gets good comments.

design, usability, price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the Sony L Series VPCL231FX/W 24-Inch TouchScreen Desktop (White) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: Olson\'s (staples.com)

Great for the Kids

 

Great for the Kids

Easy To Setup,Great Display

Not Enough Software

Dec, 2011

Consumer review by: Insurance Lady (staples.com)

Exceeds expectations!

 

Love the way this computer handles - very comfortable exploring features - nothing beyond me even with Windows 7 which I have never used before. Huge leap forward from my Dell Optiplex!! No preloaded garbage either to delete like Dell does.

Easy To Setup,Fast,Great Display,Great Extras,Quiet

Dec, 2011

Consumer review by: Daddycsb (staples.com)

Purchased Sony VPCL231FX/W All-In-One PC

 

Really thrilled with this computer. Great size, amazing picture, fast processing. I have an iMAC 21inch and I really like the Sony much better.

Easy To Setup,Fast,Great Display,Great Extras,Great Software,Quiet

Dec, 2011

Consumer review by: Nis (staples.com)

Unbeatable combination Sony & KeyScan

 

Just added to the Sony All-in-One Desktop PC a KeyScan Imaging Keyboard Scanner KS810-P and I have neat working environment and surprise - no clutter! Highly powerful combination!

Easy To Setup,Fast,Great Display,Quiet

Nov, 2011

Consumer review by: Cookie Computer (staples.com)

Product makes its use very satisfying

 

Less stress when quick results needed

Easy To Setup,Fast,Great Display,Great Extras,Great Software,Makes computer work easy,Quiet

Have not found a con yet

Nov, 2011

Consumer review by: Britt (staples.com)

I would buy this

 

Its a great pc.

Easy To Setup,Fast,Great Display,Great Extras,Great Software,Quiet

Nov, 2011

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system direct 3D sound: Yes
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Dolby technologies:Dolby Home Theater v4

Certificates

Energy Star certified: Yes
EPEAT compliance:Gold
RoHS compliance: Yes

Design

Color of product:White

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:24
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
HD type:Full HD
LED backlight: Yes
Touch screen: Yes
Touchscreen:Y

Graphics

Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:650
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1100
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x116
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 3000

Memory

Internal memory:4
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:8
Memory clock speed:1333
Memory layout:1 x 4
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 4

Multimedia

Built-in camera: Yes

Networking

Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:2.1+EDR
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type:DVD-RW

Other Features

Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Chassis type:All-in-one
Copper ethernet cabling technology:1000BASE-T, 100BASE-TX, 10BASE-T
Display included: Yes
Ethernet interface type:Gigabit
Fiber Channel:N
Fibre Channel: No
Graphics adapter family:Intel
HDMI: Yes
HDMI in:1
Keyboard Layout:QWERTY
Keyboard number of keys:103
Keyboard type:QWERTY
Number of processors installed:1
Numeric keypad: Yes
Processor Manufacturer:Intel

Packaging Content

Bundled software:Microsoft Office Starter, VAIO Care, Media Gallery, PMB-VAIO Ed, Vegas Movie Studio HD Platinum 10.0, ACID Music Studio 8.0, Sound Forge Audio Studio 10.0
Keyboard Layout:QWERTY
Keyboard supplied: Yes
Mouse included: Yes

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack: Yes
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDMI ports quantity:2
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2

Processor

Bus type:DMI
Conflict Free processor:N
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):22
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX:Y
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:16
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):21.3
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1066,1333
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3 1066/1333
PCI Express configurations:1x16, 2x8
PCI Express slots version:2.0
Processor:I3-2330M
Processor cache:3
Processor cache type:L3
Processor code:SR04J
Processor codename:Sandy Bridge
Processor cores:2
Processor family:2nd gen Intel® Core™ i3
Processor frequency:2.2
Processor lithography:32
Processor model:I3-2330M
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor series:Intel Core i3-2300 Mobile series
Processor socket:BGA1023
Processor threads:4
Stepping:J1
System bus data transfer rate:5
System bus rate:5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35
Tjunction:85C ; 100C

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:32
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:N
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: Yes
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: Yes
Intel FDI Technology: Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access: Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Insider: Yes
Intel InTru 3D Technology: Yes
Intel My WiFi Technology: Yes
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Smart Cache: Yes
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):1
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):Y
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):Y
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y
Intel® Insider™: Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):Y
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel® Smart Cache:Y
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y
InTru™ 3D Technology: Yes
Processor ARK ID:53434
Processor code:SR04J
Processor package size:37.5
Supported instruction sets:AVX
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes

Software

Operating system installed:Windows 7 Home Premium
Trial software:Norton Internet Security 2012

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:MS Duo, SD
Hard disk rotational speed:7200
Hard Drive Capacity:1024
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Hard drive speed:7200
Host interface:SATA
Number of hard drives installed:1
Total Storage Capacity:1000

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:6.61
Height:16.9
Weight:25.8
Width:23.9