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123 reviews

Mar, 2024

alaTest has collected and analyzed 123 reviews of Sony VAIO VGN-FW11E. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviewers really like the keyboard and usability. The screen and design also get good feedback, whereas many are negative about the touchpad and sound. Comments are divided on the size.

performance, design, screen, usability, keyboard

battery, energy, reliability, sound, touchpad

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Sony VAIO VGN-FW11E is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for Sony VAIO VGN-FW11E


alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Sony VAIO VGN-FW11E from The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category on Reviewers are impressed by the keyboard and image quality. The screen and design also get good views.

price, design, screen, image quality, keyboard

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

Mar, 2024

Expert review by : Klaus Hinum (

Review Sony Vaio VGN-FW11M Notebook


Centrino 2 Kino. The Sony Vario FW11M is one of the currently

Blu ray drive; 16:9 high resolution display; Design; Extensive software additions

moderate display brightness; mediocre workmanship

Gamers and users who want to use the notebook outside should pick one of the stronger models with Dual Lamp Technology (e.g. FW11ZU).

Aug, 2008

Expert review by : Philip Barker (

Sony VAIO VGN-BZ11MN review


A stylish and comfortable business machine, offering quality at a reasonable price

Great performance ; Impressive battery life ; Decent build quality

Only 160GB storage

Mixing power with portability, this is a great corporate machine for commuters

Jan, 2009

Expert review by : Stephen Patrick (

Sony VAIO VGN-BZ11MN notebook


We've seen plenty of top-quality ultraportables from Sony's VAIO range, and it's easy to forget about larger, more mainstream options such as the latest BZ range. However, if you're looking for something a little more affordable, the VAIO BZ-11MN could...

Affordable, all-day battery life, premium materials, comfortable interface

Limited 3D performance and average specification

With an average specification, it’s easy to dismiss the BZ11MN, and go hunting for more powerful rivals. Do so at your own peril, however, as it’s actually an excellent choice for the business user seeking a larger machine.

Dec, 2008

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Sony - VAIO BZ-11MN


Sony is well known for producing a whole host of stylish VAIO notebooks for home users, but maybe not so well known is its range of business notebooks, the BZ-11MN being the latest. Whereas the consumer ...

A no-nonsense, well-built business notebook with a good blend of performance and features, although it would be good if the screen had a higher resolution and the 160GB hard drive wasn't so full of pre-installed software; that may be fine on a home...

Oct, 2008

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Sony Vaio VGN-FW11E


This product is just fantastic, its lightweight and stylish and works at full speed. Its got alot of memory and can handle programs that my tower PC struggled with.

there are none!

Sep, 2009

Consumer review (

Sony Vaio VGN-FW11E


good make in good price

scratches at the front of laptop and scratches at the screen

Mar, 2009

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Sony Vaio BZ11MN


Excellent build quality, good ergonomics

Battery seems to discharge overnight when Laptop not switched on!

Mar, 2009

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Sony VGN-FW11M P8400


Excellent display quality which is reflected when connected to an HD ready television by HDMI. Quick and easy set up.

A little bulky, but that is to be expected because of the screen size. The battery life on the standard battery supplied is not bad, but could be better.

Jan, 2009

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Sony VGN-FW11M P8400


brilliant desibn. screen is crystal. good buy


Jan, 2009

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Sony VGN-FW11M P8400


The performance of the laptop is excellent and easily navigated. The battery life is exactly what i wanted and needed. The laptop is light and easily handled.

I haven't found any.....yet....

Jan, 2009

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