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alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 reviews of SONY SVT13116FXS. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviews about the usability and reliability are generally positive. The size and portability also get good feedback, but many are less positive about the keyboard. Views about the design and durability are different.

performance, portability, size, reliability, usability


On average, users rate this product 78/100.

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Consumer review by: bhicks (



I run Acrobat X, MS Office, and other various projects. Never have to bring the charger but if I did it is super portable and small in size for easy storing. Love the rapid wake and motion sensor. I use this computer for 7 to 10 hours a day...

Great Battery and Performance

No illuminated keyboard

Sep, 2012

Consumer review by: Apps (

Nice but battery life is a question.


Having the ultrabook just two days, only seeing 3-4 hours of battery life on full charge (not the 7+ hours advertised). Contacted Sony tech support, they said the batter is a new Polymer technology that requires a break in period of a week or two....

Looks good. Fast. Nice features. Sony tech support is great (see comments below)

Glossy screen tough to see in direct light. Mouse pad size/position makes it east to bump while typing, will need to get used to it. Some sharp corners in the laptop design can be annoying. Battery life is still a question mark (see other thoughts)

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: mousa (

Vaio T Series, exceeds expectations


I ordered the T series with Windows Professional 64 bits and 8 GB of RAM, and even withthose enhancements, the price was reasonable.

Fast, solid and with a nice appearance

The display could be less reflective

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: gbgbgb1234 (

Everything good except battery


I like almost everything in this VAIO, given the price/quality ratio, this product is great. However, while I did not I expect the battery to last exactly as advertised (up to 7.5 hours) I thought it would be closer to that than the 3.5 hours mine...

light, fast, good screen

battery life short

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: Cherry (



I was very exciting to get the SONY ultra-book (SVT13116FXS) I purchased via Sony Online recently. But I was quite disappointed when I started to experence it since the ultra-book is really very noisy with its fan during working. I am a loyal user of...

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: Davetron (

Regretting It


I got the base i7 last week. After the first full charge out of the box I saw a whopping 4 hours of battery life on power saver mode with bluetooth and internet off. I supercharged this thing up to 4.5 hours by removing as much of the crapware as I...

good size/weight, very sturdy, SD card fits entirely inside

Bad trackpad, bad battery, tons-o-bloatware

Jul, 2012

Consumer review by: AMDS (

Perfect ultrabook


I purchased this ultrabook 1 month ago and everyday it surprises me how fast it is.

Very fast and portable

can`t think of anything

Jul, 2012

Consumer review by: AZsmart (

Very nice choice


I am a fan of Sony products and as expected the product is very good in its class with reasonable price tag. The battery last long hours. It could have come with a backlit keypad, I am happy with the purchase.

lightweight, HDMI port, priced right, nice look

baklit key bod

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: ThisIsMe (

Very satisfied


I have only two complaints, both relatively minor. The first is the keyboard is only okay. It is certainly very usable and I adjusted to it, but the chiclet-style keys have little travel, so it isn't the best designed keyboard I've ever used. The other...

Every port you may need; fast(ish); light; battery life


Jun, 2012