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Sony VAIO CR320 Series Laptop Computer

alaTest has collected and analyzed 132 reviews of Sony VAIO CR320 Series Laptop Computer. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People really like the usability and price. The design and portability are also appreciated, whereas many are critical about the reliability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Sony VAIO CR320 Series Laptop Computer is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sony VAIO CR320 Series Laptop Computer

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 64 user reviews of Sony VAIO CR320 Series Laptop Computer from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.com. Opinions about the durability and portability are on the whole positive. The usability and price also get good feedback, whereas some have doubts about the image quality and reliability. Reviews are divided on the sound.

performance, price, usability, portability, durability

reliability, image quality

75% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony VAIO VGN-CR320E/P 14.1-inch Laptop (Intel Core 2 Duo T7250 Processor, 2 GB RAM, 250 GB Hard Drive, Vista Premium) PinkSony VAIO VGN-CR320E/P 14.1-inch Laptop (Intel Core 2 Duo T7250 Processor, 2 GB RAM, 250 GB Hard Drive, Vista Premium) Pink

May, 2018

Consumer review (ciao.com)

sony viao cr320

 

The Sony VAIO CR is the latest family of stylish, colorful, consumer friendly notebooks from Sony. Available in colors with names like "sangria and "cosmopolitan, the CR series is clearly aimed at college students looking for a fun and functional...

stays cool

bad keyboard

Jun, 2009

Consumer review (ciao.com)

Sony VAIO CR320

 

Built tough for business, the Sony VAIO VGN-Z570N/B blends easy portability with high-performance computing...The Windows Vista Business (SP1) operating system is designed to meet the needs of business organizations of all sizes...It's powered by the...

All

Nothing

Jun, 2009

Consumer review (ciao.com)

Sony VAIO CR320

 

Look at this cool notebook computers. Not only looks good, also have amazing characteristics, good quality, it is very easy to use and easy to carry like a notebook computer? Your answer is just in front of the Kings from I have experience dreamy...

No

No

May, 2009

Consumer review (ciao.com)

sony

 

Sony VAIO CR320 is very good laptop with stylish looks and i like that red color shading very much and it is very simple to handle and very less weight and i like this laptop having all the latest features and looks to feel easy to handle and finger...

stylish looks and very speed

cost

Jan, 2009

Consumer review (ciao.com)

Stylish VAIO CR320

 

The Sony Vaio CR320 is stylish laptop with 14" screen is really bright and glossy. The Core 2 Duo processor is great for all around use, but it is more than enough to get the job done for the average consumer. It's compact and light. Perfect Keyboard,...

stylish, compact and light, powerfull

old chipset (X3100)

Jan, 2009

Consumer review (ciao.com)

Excellent Performance

 

I have to say that maybe I have never seen more good-looking laptop than this! I just loved it, it is so shiny and smooth, it is like a masterpiece. But leaving its perfect design aside it also has very impressive performance. It has very fast Core 2...

High Clarity

HIgh Price

Dec, 2008

Consumer review (ciao.com)

Sony VAIO CR320

 

Looks of the indigo blue Sony VAIO VGN-CR320E/L notebook PC, which offers unique eye-catching features, impressive attention-to-detail, and an amazingly thin and light profile. Aside from its jaw-dropping good looks, it's also an entertainment...

Sony VAIO CR320

Sony VAIO CR320

Dec, 2008

Consumer review (ciao.com)

Sony VAIO CR320 is very impressive performance

 

I must say, maybe I never nice that this notebook! I loved it, is so shiny and smooth, as it is a masterpiece. However, their perfect on the deviation from the plan also very impressive performance. It is very fast Core 2 Duo processor, lots of RAM and...

very impressive performance

none

Dec, 2008

Consumer review (ciao.com)

My Sony Viao Laptop

 

I like Sony computer , because Sony quality is very good, and because Sony computer design is very nice. Last June, I spend about S$1899 buying a Sony Vaio CR320 from Sony style shop.It's good on the processor with 2.0Ghz, and 2GB of RAM, and a nice...

very nice design,excellent out looking

not found yet

Dec, 2008

Consumer review (ciao.com)

Quick review of Sony VAIO CR320

 

I never use or experience with Vaio, but i'm so crazy in it. I love its design - the most colorfull laptop. So bad, I can't afford it for now TOT

Dec, 2008

Product Specifications

Step out and be seen with the portable, powerful and colorful VAIO CR320E/W notebook, a 14.1" 2 notebook with XBRITE-ECO LCD technology. This thin-and-light mobile masterpiece features an array of entertainment and design extras, including a built-in web cam, AV controls, powerful, cutting-edge technologies and a comfortable, easy-to-clean keyboard.

Audio

Audio system:Sony Sound Reality

Audio Input

Type:Microphone

Audio Output

Type:Sound card

Battery

Number of battery cells:4
Run Time (Up To):4hour(s)
Technology:Lithium ion

Cache Memory

Installed Size:2MB

Camera

Front camera resolution (numeric):1.3
Video capturing speed:30

Design

Color of product:Blue, Silver / Gold / Pink / Red / White

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:9.8in
Height:1.7in
Weight:5.5lbs
Width:13.2in

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:10
Display Diagonal:14.1
Display Resolution:1280 x 800

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:14.1in
Diagonal Size (metric):35.8cm
Max Resolution:1280 x 800
Technology:TFT active matrix
Widescreen Display: Yes

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:Y
Discrete graphics adapter model:Intel GMA X3100
Maximum graphics adapter memory:0.358

Header

Compatibility:PC
Manufacturer:Sony
Model:VGN-CR320E/L/VGN-CR320E/N/VGN-CR320E/P/VGN-CR320E/R/VGN-CR320E/T/VGN-CR320E/W
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sony VAIO / Sony VAIO CR Series

Input Device

Type:Keyboard / Touchpad

Keyboard

Keyboard key pitch:0.752
Keyboard key stroke:0.0787
Keyboard Layout:QWERTY
Keyboard number of keys:82
Keyboard type:QWERTY
Pointing device:Touchpad

Mainboard

Data Bus Speed:800MHz

Memory

Internal memory:2
Internal memory type:DDR2-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:4
Memory clock speed:667
Memory layout:2 x 1
Memory layout (slots x size):2 x 1

Miscellaneous

Color:Champagne gold/Cosmopolitan pink/Crocodile brown/Deep blue/Dove/Dove white/Indigo/Sangria red
Refurbished:Refurbished

Modem

Cellular Enhancement Protocol:EDGE
Max Transfer Rate:56Kbps
Protocols & Specifications:ITU V.90 / ITU V.92
Type:Fax / modem/Fax / modem / cellular modem

Networking

Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:2.0+EDR
Data Link Protocol:Bluetooth / Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g / IEEE 802.11n (draft)
Networking features:Fast Ethernet, WLAN
Type:Network adapter
Wireless LAN Supported: Yes
Wireless Protocol:802.11 a/b/g/n (draft) / Bluetooth

Notebook Camera

Camera Type:Integrated

Notebook Camera

Camera Type:Integrated

Optical Drive

CD read speed:24
CD rewrite speed:16
CD write speed:24
DVD-R Double Layer write speed:4
DVD-R write speed:8
DVD-RAM read speed:5
DVD-RAM write speed:5
DVD-RW write speed:6
DVD+R Double Layer write speed:6
DVD+R read speed:8
DVD+R write speed:8
DVD+RW write speed:8

Optical Storage

Read Speed:24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
Rewrite Speed:16x (CD) / 6x (DVD-RW) / 8x (DVD+RW) / 5x (DVD-RAM)
Type:DVD
Write Speed:24x (CD) / 8x (DVD

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium

Other Features

Additional accessories:Targus TCM004US Bag
Audio system:Sony Sound Reality
Battery Type:VGP-BPS9/S
Display:LCD
Infrared data port: No
Internal modem: Yes
Modem Type:V92/V.90
Power Requirements:86W+10%
TV in port: No
Type:PC
Wireless Technology:802.11a/b/g/n

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
DC-in jack: Yes
Docking connector: No
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
ExpressCard slot: Yes
Firewire (IEEE 1394) ports:1
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
Modem (RJ-11) ports:1
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
TV out:Y
TV out port:S-Video
TV-out:Y
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Processor

64-bit Computing: Yes
Bus type:FSB
Clock Speed:2GHz
Conflict Free processor:N
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):10
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Manufacturer:Intel
Multi-Core Technology:Dual-Core
Number of Processing Die Transistors:291
Processing die size:143
Processor:T7250
Processor cache:2
Processor cache type:L2
Processor codename:Merom
Processor cores:2
Processor family:Intel® Core™2 Duo
Processor frequency:2
Processor front side bus:800
Processor lithography:65
Processor model:T7250
Processor Number:T7250
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core 2 Duo T7000 series
Processor socket:Socket 478
Processor threads:2
Stepping:M0
Tcase:68
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35
Tjunction:100
Type:Core 2 Duo

Processor special features

Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology:N
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: No
Intel Enhanced Halt State: No
Intel Fast Memory Access: No
Intel FDI Technology: No
Intel Flex Memory Access: No
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: No
Intel Insider: No
Intel InTru 3D Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): No
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):N
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N
Intel® Insider™: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N
InTru™ 3D Technology: No
Processor ARK ID:31728
Processor code:SLA49
Processor package size:35
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: No

RAM

Installed Size:2GB
Max Supported Size:4GB
Technology:DDR2 SDRAM

Security

Cable lock slot:Kensington

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Software

Bundled software:Click to Disc, LocationFree Player
Operating system installed:Windows Vista Home Premium
Trial software:Norton 360 All-In-One Security, Microsoft Works SE 9.0

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:MS Duo, SD
Hard disk rotational speed:5400
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Hard drive speed:5400
Host interface:SATA
Total Storage Capacity:250

Storage Controller

Type:Serial ATA

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Storage Hard Drive

Type:Portable

System

Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:250GB
Notebook Type:Notebook
Platform Technology:Intel Centrino Duo

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:Intel GMA X3100

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:9.8
Height (front):0.827
Height (rear):1.5
Weight:5.51
Width:13.2