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Sony Vaio VGN-NR11S/S

alaTest has collected and analyzed 36 reviews of Sony Vaio VGN-NR11S/S. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People are impressed by the size and price. The performance and screen are also mentioned favorably. Some have doubts about the portability and battery. Views about the connectivity and image quality are different.

design, screen, performance, price, size

battery, portability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Sony Vaio VGN-NR11S/S is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: J. Simon Leitner (notebookcheck.net)

Review Sony Vaio VGN-NR11S/S Notebook

 

Office bargain. Notebooks from Sony do not always have to cost a

Ansprechendes Design; Kompaktes und robustes Gehäuse; Angenehm zu bedienende Eingabegeräte; Helles Display; Niedrige Hitze- und Geräuschemissionen; Gute Akkulaufzeit möglich

Gerät bietet lediglich die notwendigsten Ports; Mäßige Blickwinkelstabilität; Mäßige Leistungsdaten

Oct, 2007

Expert review by: TechRadar (techradar.com)

Sony VAIO VGN-NR11S review

 

A great all-round laptop with a funky design

Stylish design ; Excellent battery life ; Brilliant screen

Not a very powerful machine

An attractive and highly usable laptop that delivers a great battery life

Feb, 2008

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Sony VAIO VGN NR11S

 

Great screen and all the power I need for a Laptop

Not really any

May, 2009

Consumer review by: T (reevoo.com)

Sony VAIO VGN NR11S

 

Brilliant computer, great value for money. The design is sleek and functional. I was aprehensive about windows vista, but not problems so far.

One key faulty

Dec, 2008

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Sony VAIO VGN NR11S

 

Light weight, easily taken to family and friends, great for my boys 9 and 12 years.

Could have done with a built in webcam.

Nov, 2008

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Sony VAIO VGN NR11S

 

The speed is very good.

Nov, 2008

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Sony VAIO VGN NR11S

 

the mouse touch pad doesn't work, and will not connect to the internet via the modem or via wireless without a lot of hassle, apart from that its brilliant

Nov, 2008

Consumer review by: Ian (reevoo.com)

Sony VAIO VGN NR11S

 

Style, Weight, Speed and performance...

Vista...... Some people might like it but I don't know of any....

Nov, 2008

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Sony VAIO VGN NR11S

 

keypad. size of screen. colour. design.

weight - too heavy. sometimes some of the keys stick so the letter doesn't type first time.

Oct, 2008

Consumer review by: matthew (reevoo.com)

Sony VAIO VGN NR11S

 

looks great and does every thing i wount it to do fast.

battary life isnt the best but still good enough

Oct, 2008

Product Specifications

Camera

Front Camera:N

Display

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

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:Y
Discrete graphics adapter model:Intel GMA X3100

Keyboard

Pointing device:Touchpad

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

Networking

Bluetooth: No

Optical Drive

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

Other Features

Battery Type:VGP-BPS9/B
Infrared data port: No
Internal modem: Yes
Modem Type:V92/V.90
TV in port: No
Wireless Technology:802.11a/b/g

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:N
TV out port: No
TV-out:N
USB 2.0 ports quantity:4
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Processor

Bus type:FSB
Conflict Free processor:N
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):9
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Number of Processing Die Transistors:291
Processing die size:143
Processor:T5250
Processor cache:2
Processor cache type:L2
Processor codename:Merom
Processor cores:2
Processor family:Intel® Core™2 Duo
Processor frequency:1.5
Processor front side bus:667
Processor lithography:65
Processor model:T5250
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core 2 Duo T5000 series
Processor socket:Socket 478
Processor threads:2
Thermal Design Power (TDP):65, 35
Tjunction:100

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 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:30786
Processor package size:35
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: No

Software

Bundled software:- VAIO Music Box, Windows Media Player 11\n- VAIO Content Importer / Exporter, WinDVD 8.0 for VAIO\n- Google Picasa\n- Easy Media creator 9, Click to DVD 2.6\n- Adobe Reader 8.1, Microsoft Works 8.5,\n- VAIO Recovery Utility - HDD recovery, Skype, Google pack
Operating system installed:Windows Vista Home Premium

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Hard disk rotational speed:4200
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Hard drive speed:4200
Host interface:SATA
Total Storage Capacity:200

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:10.6
Height:1.49
Weight:6.17
Width:14.2