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Sony VAIO CW Series VPC-CW2S1E/L

Sony VAIO CW Series VPC-CW2S1E/L
alaScore 80

11 reviews

Aug, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 11 reviews of Sony VAIO CW Series VPC-CW2S1E/L. 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. Reviewers are impressed by the touchpad and price. The screen and performance also get good opinions. Comments about the reliability and image quality are mixed.

design, performance, screen, price, touchpad

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Sony VAIO CW Series VPC-CW2S1E/L is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Sony VAIO CW Series VPC-CW2S1E/L from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on People are impressed by the performance and screen, but some have doubts about the usability.

screen, performance


100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony VAIO VPCCW2S1ER 14 inch Laptop (Core i3-330M 2.13GHz, 4Gb, 320Gb, DVD+-RW/+-R DL/RAM, BT, Webcam, Win 7 Home Premium 64 bit (Red))Sony VAIO VPCCW2S1ER 14 inch Laptop (Core i3-330M 2.13GHz, 4Gb, 320Gb, DVD+-RW/+-R DL/RAM, BT, Webcam, Win 7 Home Premium 64 bit (Red))

Aug, 2016

Expert review by: Felix Sold (

Review Sony Vaio VPC-CW2S1E/L Notebook


Core i3-Entertainer. With the Vaio VPC-CW2S1E/L Sony brings a new

modern design; various configurations possible; good screen; keyboard and touchpad; good performance; variety of connections; price

sharp-angled casing; packaged contents are limited; expensive accessories; poor loudspeakers

Current (Sub-)Notebooks with Intel Core iX processor and dedicated Nvidia or ATI graphics cards. Among others, the powerful Packard Bell Easynote TJ-75, the HP Pavillion dv4-2155dx Subnotebook, the Samsung R480 Notebook and the Toshiba Satellite E205.

Mar, 2010

Consumer review by: Chris (

Sony Vaio VPC-CW2Z1E


Blu-ray/DVD/CD drive combo provided very useful ; Excellent resolution and clear display ; Very reliable machine for both home use and on the move when going to college ; Extremely good looking laptop

Start up time can be slow when first booting up the laptop ; Sometimes issues occurred with the display turning off however it always rectified itself and was a very rare occurrence ; Finger prints on the area around the touch pad and the front of the...

Feb, 2011

Product Specifications


Front camera resolution (numeric):0.3


Convertible: No
DVD Writer:Blu-ray Combo / DVD-Writer
Embedded 3G/4G: No
Embedded UMTS: No
Fingerprint Reader: No
Hard Drive Type:Hard Disk Drive
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: Yes


Bluetooth: Yes
Card Reader:Multi Card Reader
Firewire:No / Yes
TV Output: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes


Aspect Ratio:16:9
LED Backlight:Edge LED
LED Technology:Edge LED
Touchscreen: No
True Resolution:WXGA

General Features

Convertible: No
Intel ® Centrino Technology: No
Intel Centrino Technology: No
Media Centre Edition: No
Netbook: No
Operating System Version:Windows 7 Home Premium


Brand of Graphic Chip:nVidia
GPU Model (Graphic Card):GeForce GT 330M


Discrete graphics adapter memory:0.512
Maximum graphics adapter memory:2.263
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2


Chipset Brand:Intel
Chipset Type:HM55 / PM55
Conflict Free processor: No
ECC supported by processor: No
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:8
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):17.1
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:800,1066
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM
Processor:CORE I3
Processor Brand:Intel
Processor cache type:Smart Cache, L3
Processor codename:Arrandale
Processor Number:I3-330M
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-300 Mobile series
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x): Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): No
Physical Address Extension (PAE):36
Processor package size:34