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Sony VAIO SVE1711X1EB

alaTest has collected and analyzed 41 reviews of Sony VAIO SVE1711X1EB. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the keyboard and portability. The screen and design also get good feedback. Many are negative about the battery, and there are some mixed comments about the touchpad and image quality.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Sony VAIO SVE1711X1EB is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony VAIO SVE1711X1EB

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 13 user reviews of Sony VAIO SVE1711X1EB from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the keyboard and portability. The durability and screen also get good reviews, whereas there are some mixed comments about the touchpad and battery.

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85% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony VAIO SVE1711X1EB.CEK 17.3-inch Laptop (Black) - (Intel Core i7 2.10GHz Processor, 8GB RAM, 750GB HDD, Windows 7 Edition Home Premium)Sony VAIO SVE1711X1EB.CEK 17.3-inch Laptop (Black) - (Intel Core i7 2.10GHz Processor, 8GB RAM, 750GB HDD, Windows 7 Edition Home Premium)

Nov, 2017

Expert review by: Martina Osztovits (notebookcheck.net)

Review Sony Vaio SVE1711X1EB Notebook

 

Turbo? With the SVE1711X1EB, Sony brings out on the market a mult

Matte, high-contrast screen; Good keyboard with backlighting; Relatively quiet; Plain design; Good workmanship

Only one USB 3.0 port; Interface layout; No graphics switching; No CPU Turbo; Surfaces heating up under load

Fortunately, more and more manufacturers are relying on anti-glare screens in the multimedia sector. Other 17-inch notebook with similar hardware and matte screen are the Asus N76VM-V2G-T1078V (Intel Core i7 3610QM, NVIDIA GeForce GT 630M) and the...

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: george (reevoo.com)

Sony SVE1511F1E

 

it is really sleak and a great looking laptop

battery life deteriorates rapidly

May, 2013

Consumer review by: richard l (reevoo.com)

Sony SVE1511F1E

 

sony helpline are good help

currently having problems with vaio, it wrks and after a bit of time the screen keeps going off and on again for a bit, sony are working on it to restore.

Jan, 2013

Consumer review by: William (reevoo.com)

Sony SVE1511F1E

 

Can be reset to factory state nice keybord radio connction to peripherals I chose Sony becausw the laptop I bought in 2000 is still working

English is not default language makes setup vulnerable factory reset takes ages reflective screen

Dec, 2012

Consumer review by: ahasan (reevoo.com)

Sony SVE1511F1E

 

Great looking

High price

Nov, 2012

Consumer review by: Glynne (reevoo.com)

Sony SVE1511F1E

 

Design.Ease of set up.

None so far

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Mayur (reevoo.com)

Sony SVE1511F1E

 

Weight. quick

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Luke (reevoo.com)

Sony SVE1511F1E

 

Looks amazing, really fast, battery life is good, good value for money

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: michael (reevoo.com)

Sony SVE1511F1E

 

Faulty motherboard; refused repair under warranty - terrible product, terrible support. Avoid

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: dave (reevoo.com)

Sony SVE1511F1E

 

every thing, really good family laptop

none

Sep, 2012
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Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:xLOUD
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes

Battery

Battery recharge time:3.5
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of battery cells:6

Camera

Front camera:Y
Front camera resolution:1280 x 1024
Front camera resolution (numeric):1.3 / 1.31

Certificates

Energy Star certified: No

Design

Color of product:Black / Silver / White
Form Factor:Clamshell
Product type:Notebook

Display

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:15.5 / 17.3
Display Resolution:1366 x 768 / 1920 x 1080
Display surface:Gloss
HD type:Full HD
LED backlight: Yes
Touch screen: No
Touchscreen:N

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:N / Y
Discrete graphics adapter memory:2
Discrete graphics adapter model:AMD Radeon HD 7650M / No
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2 / 3
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:650
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1100 / 1150
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x116 / 0x166
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 3000 / Intel HD Graphics 4000

Keyboard

Keyboard backlit:N / Y
Keyboard Layout:AZERTY
Keyboard type:AZERTY
Numeric keypad: Yes
Pointing device:Touchpad
Windows keys: Yes

Memory

Internal memory:4 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:8
Memory clock speed:1300 / 1333 / 1600
Memory form factor:SO-DIMM
Memory layout:1 x 4 / 2 x 4
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 4 / 2 x 4
Memory slots:2x SO-DIMM

Networking

3G: No
4G:N
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0+HS
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Networking topology:Gigabit Ethernet
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi data rate (max):150
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Optical Drive

BD-R Dual Layer read speed:4
BD-R read speed:6
BD-RE Dual Layer read speed:4
BD-RE read speed:4
CD read speed:24
CD write speed:24
CD-R read speed:24
CD-R write speed:24
CD-RW read speed:24
CD-RW write speed:10
Disc types supported:Toshiba Disc Creator\nNero 9 Essentials\nMcAfee Internet Security
DVD-R Double Layer read speed:8
DVD-R Double Layer write speed:6
DVD-R read speed:8
DVD-R write speed:8
DVD-RAM read speed:5
DVD-RAM write speed:5
DVD-RW read speed:8
DVD-RW write speed:6
DVD+R Double Layer read speed:8
DVD+R Double Layer write speed:6
DVD+R read speed:8
DVD+R write speed:8
DVD+RW read speed:8
DVD+RW write speed:8
LightScribe: No
Optical Drive Type:Blu-Ray DVD Combo / DVD Super Multi

Other Features

Audio system:xLOUD
Graphics adapter family:Intel
Infrared data port: No
Type:PC
Wireless Technology:Wi-Fi

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:AC
Handheld remote control: No
Manual: Yes
Mouse included: No
Power cord included: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Performance

TV tuner integrated: No

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
Combo headphone/mic port: No
DC-in jack: Yes
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
ExpressCard slot: No
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
TV out:N
TV out port: No
TV-out:N
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1
USB Sleep-and-Charge:Y
USB Sleep-and-Charge ports:1
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Processor

Bus type:DMI
Chipset:Intel HM76 Express
Conflict Free processor:N / Y
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):21 / 24
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX:Y
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1
Motherboard chipset:Intel HM76 Express
PCI Express configurations:1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
PCI Express slots version:2.0 / 3.0
Processor:I3-2370M / I7-3612QM
Processor boost frequency:3.1
Processor cache:3 / 6
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Ivy Bridge / Sandy Bridge
Processor cores:2 / 4
Processor family:2nd gen Intel® Core™ i3 / 3rd gen Intel® Core™ i7 / Intel Core i3-2xxx
Processor frequency:2.1 / 2.4
Processor lithography:22 / 32
Processor Manufacturer:Intel
Processor model:I3-2370M / I7-3612QM
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-2300 Mobile series / Intel Core i7-3600 Mobile series
Processor socket:Socket 1224 / Socket 988
Processor threads:4 / 8
Stepping:E1 / J1
System bus data transfer rate:5
System bus rate:5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35
Tjunction:105 / 85

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:22 / 32
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions:No / Yes
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: 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 Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Smart Cache: Yes
Intel Smart Response Technology: No
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:No / Yes
Intel Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N / Y
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 / Y
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® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):Y
Intel® Insider™: Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):Y
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):N
Intel® Smart Cache:Y
Intel® Smart Response Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y
InTru™ 3D Technology: Yes
Processor ARK ID:53442 / 64901
Processor code:SR0DP / SR0MR
Processor package size:31 / 37.5
Supported instruction sets:AVX
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes

Security

Cable lock slot:Kensington / Yes
Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Fingerprint reader: No

Software

Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 7 Home Premium

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:MS Duo, MS PRO, SD, SDHC, SDXC
Hard disk rotational speed:5400
Hard Drive Capacity:640 / 750
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Hard drive speed:5400
Host interface:SATA
Number of hard drives installed:1
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:640 / 750

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:10 / 10.9
Height:1.07
Height (front):0.602
Height (rear):1.38
Weight:5.95 / 7.05
Width:14.6 / 16.1