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Sony VAIO VPCEB33FM

alaTest has collected and analyzed 13 reviews of Sony VAIO VPCEB33FM. 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. Reviewers are impressed by the design and usability. The screen and price also get good comments.

performance, price, screen, usability, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Sony VAIO VPCEB33FM is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for Sony VAIO VPCEB33FM

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 user reviews of Sony VAIO VPCEB33FM from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.com. Reviews about the screen and usability are overall positive. The performance and price are also appreciated.

price, performance, usability, screen

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

Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: BusinessGuy (sony.com)

Great Notebook

 

I have been using this laptop for almost a year now. I paid $700.00 for it and it as been worth every penny. I have just bought an 8GB ram upgrade for it ($40) and it runs just as fast if not better than my wife Mac Book. I recommend this laptop or any...

Screen, speed, upgrades, keyboard

Only 3 USB ports

Jan, 2012

Consumer review by: EDMAR (sony.com)

GOOD

 

GOOD STUFF, RECOMMEND

DESIGN,NOISE,CAM,BATTERY LIFE,NUMBERS ON SIDE

BLUETOOTH NEVER WORKS,SPEAKERS TOO LOW,POWER BTN.,TOO HOT FAN ON THE SIDE

Jan, 2012

Consumer review by: jjfallmu (sony.com)

Great Computer

 

It's a great computer, at least for the things that i need it for, the graphics are very good, with my old computer i couldn't reproduce 720p or 1080p videos or some games, with this one i can, the same goes to the processor. i have to disagree with...

Graphics, Speed

Sound System, Bluetooth

Apr, 2011

Consumer review by: Funnis (sony.com)

Nice Laptop

 

Its a nice laptop. i've been using it since past 7 months. Everything is good. its display, perfomance, battery life is also ok. But the main problem is with CD/DVD ROM. It do not read DVDs. It shows blank disk to any CD or any DVDs. This is a great...

Display, Performance

DVD ROM

Apr, 2011

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:Intel High Definition Audio
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes

Battery

Battery Capacity:3500
Battery life (max):3.5
Battery performance:3500
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)

Certificates

Energy Star certified: Yes
EPEAT compliance:Gold
RoHS compliance: Yes

Design

Color of product:Black

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:15.5
Display Resolution:1366 x 768
LED backlight: Yes
Touch screen: No
Touchscreen:N

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:N
Discrete graphics adapter model: No
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:500
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):667
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics

Keyboard

Keyboard Layout:QWERTY
Keyboard number of keys:103
Keyboard type:QWERTY
Numeric keypad: Yes
Pointing device:Touchpad

Memory

Internal memory:4
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:8
Memory clock speed:1066
Memory layout:2 x 2
Memory layout (slots x size):2 x 2

Networking

3G: No
4G:Y
4G standard:WiMAX
4G WiMAX: Yes
Bluetooth: No
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Optical Drive

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
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:DVD Super Multi

Other Features

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

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Handheld remote control: No

Performance

TV tuner integrated: No

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
DC-in jack: Yes
DVI port: No
eSATA/USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
ExpressCard slot: Yes
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Processor

Bus type:DMI
Conflict Free processor:N
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):18
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1
Number of Processing Die Transistors:382
PCI Express configurations:1x16
PCI Express slots version:2.0
Processing die size:81
Processor:i3-370M
Processor cache:3
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Arrandale
Processor cores:2
Processor family:Intel Core i3-xxx
Processor frequency:2.4
Processor lithography:32
Processor Manufacturer:Intel
Processor model:i3-370M
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor series:Intel Core i3-300 Mobile series
Processor socket:Socket 988
Processor threads:4
Stepping:K0
System bus data transfer rate:2.5
System bus rate:2.5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35
Tjunction:90

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:45
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:Y
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: Yes
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 Insider: No
Intel InTru 3D Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Smart Cache: Yes
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
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):Y
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):Y
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Smart Cache:Y
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N
Physical Address Extension (PAE): Yes
Processor ARK ID:49020
Processor code:SLBUK
Processor package size:37.5
Supported instruction sets:SSE4.1, SSE4.2
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes

Security

Cable lock slot:Kensington

Software

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

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:Memory Stick (MS), MS Duo, MS PRO, SD
Hard disk rotational speed:5400
Hard Drive Capacity:320
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Hard drive speed:5400
Host interface:SATA
Number of hard drives installed:1
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:320

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:9.77
Depth (imperial):9.77
Height:1.22
Height (imperial):1.22
Weight:5.91
Width:14.6
Width (imperial):14.6