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Sony VAIO A250

Sony VAIO A250
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2 reviews

Jun, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 reviews of Sony VAIO A250. The average rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the portability and screen.

design, screen, portability

On average, users rate this product 60/100.

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an average and very heavy laptop


beautiful screen and quite thin

way too slow bundled with too much sony's junk

Sep, 2006

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Sony laptop


Good looking with a load of features.

To date mainly the recovery disk issue.

Feb, 2005

Product Specifications

More than a PC. The VAIO A Series is a feature-packed notebook that performs like an entertainment center. Enjoy watching DVDs or listening to CDs. Integrated optical drive lets you edit and burn professional quality DVDs and CDs. DVD+R Double Layer technology lets you store up to 8.5GB of data, music, or photos or up to 4 hours of MPEG2 movies on a single DVD - That is nearly twice the capacity of a single layer DVD. Powerful combination of Sony technologies combine to give you truly incredible image quality. 15.4" WXGA display with XBRITE Technology delivers ultra crisp, bright graphics. ErgoBright Technology automatically adjusts the brightness of your LCD, giving you reliable resolution in just about any lighting environment. Smart Display Sensor automatically adjusts to a compatible projector or display resolution. Intel Centrino Mobile Technology runs cool and quiet, while keeping the profile slim and light, with enhanced performance and battery life. A remarkable blend of full-size power and portability. Wireless capabilities let you connect wire free around your home or on the road. The VAIO A Series Digital Studio PC delivers high performance and incredible Audio / Video capabilities. It delivers desktop PC power and functionality with a fully loaded multimedia center, and performance that will rival any notebook computer.

Audio Output

Type:Sound card


Run Time (Up To):4hour(s)
Technology:Lithium ion

Cache Memory

Installed Size:2MB

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:15.4in
Diagonal Size (metric):39.1cm
Max Resolution:1280 x 800
Technology:TFT active matrix
Widescreen Display: Yes


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sony VAIO

Input Device

Type:Keyboard / Touchpad


Data Bus Speed:400MHz


Max Transfer Rate:56Kbps
Protocols & Specifications:ITU V.90
Type:Fax / modem


Data Link Protocol:Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g
Type:Network adapter
Wireless LAN Supported: Yes
Wireless Protocol:802.11b/g

Optical Storage

Rewrite Speed:24x (CD) / 4x (DVD
Write Speed:24x (CD) / 8x (DVD

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition


Clock Speed:1.6GHz
Processor Number:725
Type:Pentium M


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

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Storage Controller


Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Storage Hard Drive


Storage Removable

Type: None


Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:80GB
Notebook Type:Notebook
Platform Technology:Intel Centrino

Video Memory

Installed Size:64MB

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:ATI Mobility Radeon 9200