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alaScore 83

8 reviews

Feb, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 reviews of Sony VAIO VPCSB1V9E/B. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People really like the design and portability, but many are negative about the price. There are some mixed reviews about the performance.

portability, design


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Sony VAIO VPCSB1V9E/B is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Sony VAIO VPCSB1V9E/B from The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Reviewers are impressed by the portability, but there are some mixed opinions about the performance.


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This summary is based on the product: Sony VAIO VPCSB1V9E 13.3 inch Laptop (Intel Core i5-2410M 2.3GHz, 4GB RAM, 500GB HDD, DVD SuperMulti drive, WLAN, Webcam, Win 7 Professional 64-bit)

Feb, 2016


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Sony Vaio VPCSB1V9E/B review


Sony is a company that's always excelled at creating stylish and small laptops packed with the latest kit, so it's no surprise to find that the new Vaio manages to fit in an optical drive, a full-power 2nd Generation Core i5 processor, a 500GB hard...

The functional design may not appeal to everyone, but this ultra-portable has it all, including an optical drive, and the high price is justified.

May, 2011

Expert review by: Barry de la Rosa (

Sony Vaio VPC-SB1V9E/B review


The functional design may not appeal to everyone, but this ultra-portable has it all, including an optical drive, and the high price is justified.

At 1.8kg, the SB1 isn't as light as other ultra-portables, but this includes an optical drive that otherwise you may have to carry separately. Its battery life in our light usage test was just over six hours - again, not as long as others here, but...

May, 2011

Product Specifications


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


Bluetooth: Yes
Card Reader:Multi Card Reader
Firewire: No
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

Intel ® Centrino Technology: No
Intel Centrino Technology: No
Media Centre Edition: No
Netbook: No
Operating System Version:Windows 7 Professional


Brand of Graphic Chip:AMD
GPU Model (Graphic Card):Radeon HD6470M


Chipset Brand:Intel
Chipset Type:HM65
Processor:CORE I5
Processor Brand:Intel
Processor Number:I5-2410M