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Sony VAIO VPCEH36FX/L notebook

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 reviews of Sony VAIO VPCEH36FX/L notebook. 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. People really like the reliability. The size is also mentioned favorably. There are some mixed opinions about the price. Many are negative about the screen and durability.

performance, size, reliability

durability, screen

On average, users rate this product 73/100.

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Consumer review by: irsh89 (sony.com)

Model VPCEH36FX/L HIGHLY RECCOMENDED LAPTOP!!!

 

I Love this laptop!!! My old Alienware laptop crashed and wouldn't alow me to go on the Internet. So I remembered that a feu years back I purchased a Sony Vaio laptop from eBay used and it lasted for my use a total of one year and a half then two more...

Runs great, fast loading, great graphics, & lots of memorie and hard drive space

Low Volume, screen frame feels a little flimsy, & was discontinued after purchase

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: (rakuten.com)

Sony VAIO VPCEH36FX/W 15.5" LED Notebook

 

This is a great laptop. It's not too expensive and run really well. The install was straight forward and it came with Windows already pre loaded which is nice. I still have to install my applications but it's not a big deal. The shipment was fast too...

Consumer review by: Don Haberle (rakuten.com)

Don Haberle

 

The PC I received stopped working after only a few days. When I called the merchant customer service number, I got a voicemail saying the voicemail system was full and couldn't take any more calls. Immediately made me nervous as hell and I plan to...

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:HD
Built-in Microphone: Yes

Battery

Battery Capacity:4000
Battery life (max):5
Battery performance:4000
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)

Certificates

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

Design

Color of product:Blue / Pink / White

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:15.5
Display Resolution:1366 x 768
HD type:Not supported
LED backlight: Yes

Energy Management

AC adapter frequency:50/60

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:650
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1150
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x116
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 3000

Keyboard

Full-size keyboard: Yes
Keyboard language:English
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:1333

Networking

3G: No
Bluetooth: No
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes

Optical Drive

LightScribe: No
Optical Drive Type:Blu-Ray DVD Combo

Other Features

Audio system:HD
Display:LCD
Graphics adapter family:Intel
Hot keys:VAIO, Assist, WEB
Infrared data port: No
Internal modem: No
Power Requirements:100-240 V
Power supply type:AC/DC

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y

Performance

TV tuner integrated: No

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: 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:4
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60

Processor

Bus type:DMI
Conflict Free processor:N
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):23
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX:Y
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1
PCI Express configurations:1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
PCI Express slots version:2.0
Processor:I3-2350M
Processor cache:3
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Sandy Bridge
Processor cores:2
Processor family:2nd gen Intel® Core™ i3
Processor frequency:2.3
Processor lithography:32
Processor model:I3-2350M
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor series:Intel Core i3-2300 Mobile series
Processor socket:Socket 988
Processor threads:4
Stepping:J1
System bus data transfer rate:5
System bus rate:5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35
Tjunction:85

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:32
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: No
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 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 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: Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N
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® Insider™: Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):Y
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel® Smart Cache:Y
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y
InTru™ 3D Technology: Yes
Processor ARK ID:53438
Processor code:SR0DN
Processor package size:37.5
Supported instruction sets:AVX
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes

Software

Bundled software:Microsoft Office Starter
Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 7 Home Premium
Trial software:Norton Internet Security 2012

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:MS Duo, SD
Hard disk rotational speed:5400
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

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:9.76
Depth (imperial):9.78
Height:1.45
Height (imperial):1.45
Weight:5.95
Width:14.6
Width (imperial):14.6