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Oct, 2016

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 reviews of Sony VAIO PCG-GRX690. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People are impressed by the performance. The reliability is also appreciated.

durability, reliability, performance

On average, users rate this product 87/100.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Sony VAIO PCG-GRX690 from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Laptops on Reviewers really like the performance. The reliability also gets good feedback.

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This summary is based on the products: Sony VAIO PCG GRX690 Laptop (2.0 GHz Pentium 4-M, 512 MB RAM, 60 GB hard drive)Sony VAIO PCG GRX690 Laptop (2.0 GHz Pentium 4-M, 512 MB RAM, 60 GB hard drive)

Oct, 2016

Consumer review by: V. Miller (

An excellent computer for college/school reports.


An excellent computer. The computer assist me in college.

Do not leave it in your hot car. May cause problems.

May, 2003

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Great Product


May, 2003

Product Specifications

Power to Burn - Burn DVDs that is! With Mobile Intel Pentium 4 Processor-M processing power, amazing 16.1" high-resolution UXGA LCD screen, and new DVD-RW/CD-RW drive with exclusive Click to DVD software, the GRX600 Series notebook continues to bridge the gap between notebook mobility and desktop functionality. i.LINK (IEEE 1394) S400 digital interface supports high-speed digital video, audio, and data transfer capabilities among equipped Sony products. The Memory Stick media slot ties together so many different aspects of the digital lifestyle. The center Jog Dial control with back button simplifies the ability to browse, select applications or control preferences. In addition to the Click to DVD software, the VAIO GRX600 Series is packed with wide variety of creative Sony multimedia software tools to help expand personal creativity, as well as professional productivity!

Audio Input

Type: None

Audio Output

Type:Sound card


Run Time (Up To):4.5hour(s)
Technology:Lithium ion

Cache Memory

Installed Size:512KB

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:16.1in
Diagonal Size (metric):40.9cm
Max Resolution:1600 x 1200
Technology:TFT active matrix
Widescreen Display: No

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sony VAIO

Input Device

Type:Jog Dial / Keyboard / Touchpad


Data Bus Speed:400MHz


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


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

Optical Storage

Read Speed:24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
Rewrite Speed:10x (CD) / 1x (DVD)
Write Speed:12x (CD) / 4x (DVD)

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition


Clock Speed:2GHz
Type:Pentium 4-M


Installed Size:512MB
Max Supported Size:1GB
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:60GB
Notebook Type:Notebook

Video Memory

Installed Size:32MB

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:ATI Mobility Radeon 7500