The Sony Vaio is an excellent laptop, perfect for the discerning user. Offering great performance, thanks to the powerful processor – Intel Core i5-8265U, that Sony are known for. Most models also arrive with 8GB RAM, Windows 10 Pro, and an SSD card. Lightweight, well built, and robust, these laptops are ideally suited for the average user, while the gamers amongst us are better off going for the SX12 (please see our recommended list).
It can be confusing with so many Vaios to choose from, so allow Laptop Den to make it clearer.
What to look for when buying a new Vaio laptop?
- Processor: the Vaio, unlike other mainstream laptops, is manufactured with an unusually impressive 3.9 GHz processor. This fulfills anyone’s needs with aplomb
- RAM: the 8 GB provided by Vaio is perfect for gaming, and streaming. However, if you want more RAM, this can be easily purchased and applied
- Battery life: Vaio laptops, like other Sony devices, have the whole battery situation well under control, and its longevity is impressive
- SSD Hard drive: the popular SSD drives, usually installed as standard with most high power, high-performance machines, copes well with the required load speeds for gaming or streaming apps, and many users would choose this over the lesser HDD
- Graphics card: the graphics card fitted in most Vaios is an integrated-dedicated blend, allowing a superior gaming experience
In order to only feature the top-of-the-range models, we personally test every one. Digging deep, we check and double-check every single feature. Because we take this so seriously, you know that a laptop from Laptop Den will be the best you can get.
Here, then are our top 3 Sony Vaio laptops – why not have a browse?
1) Vaio SX12 16GB Laptop
This model is a compact powerhouse, offering an Intel 8th generation quad-core processor, 16 GB memory, and Vaio’s TruePerformance. Sony’s innovative technology enhances peak performance by increasing CPU power and is particularly popular with gamers.
The laptop is available in several colors including pink, royal blue, silver, and black. Also varying in specs the in processor goes up to an Intel Core i7-8565U, storage goes up to 1 TB SSD, and RAM goes up to 16 GB RAM memory. The 12.5-inch Full HD screen is a good size to get work done quickly and efficiently. The Vaio SX12 is also fitted with several ports such as a USB Type-C port, 3 USB ports, an HDMI port, a VGA connector and LAN connection, to ensure compatibility to all external accessories and devices.
With an efficient and capable laptop like this, that is incredibly lightweight, weighing in at an astounding 1.97 pounds, you’ll be able take it with you and turn any imaginable place into your very own workspace.
VAIO SX12 - Intel Core i7-8565U | 16GB Memory (RAM) | 512GB PCIe SSD | Windows 10 Pro | 12.5" Full HD (1920x1080) Display | Black
2) 15.5 Inch Sony Vaio 4 GB Laptop
Powered by an Intel Core i3, 2.2 GHz dual-core processor and 4 GB of DDR3 RAM, this Vaio offers a roomy 640 GB hard drive, perfect for hefty data files. With Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit pre-installed, this is good choice for students, professionals, and commuters wanting to work on the move.
This particular Sony Vaio is 15.5-inches, which is a relatively large display, good for working long hours without giving your eyes too much strain so you can take in as much as you need to at one time. The laptop is immensely durable, but because of that it is little weighty, weighing 5.97 pounds, but not impossible to carry around when necessary.
This Vaio does it’s job well, it is straight forward when you take it out of the box with no mess or fuss. If you want to work efficiently without any hassle, and need your laptop to be incredibly strong or powerful, this will definitely be an option to keep you company in at home, in school, or at the office.
Sony - VAIO VPCEH25FM/B Laptop PC - Intel i3-2330M 2.2GHz, 15.5" Display, 4GB Memory, 640GB Hard Drive, DVD Burner, Windows 7 Home Premium
3) Sony Vaio Pro LED Ultrabook
The Ultrabook is a much-admired machine and we can see why—offering 8MB memory, a hefty Intel Core i7 processor, and Windows 7 Professional pre-installed, this is an impressively powerful beast, yet is housed in a sleek, slimline silver chassis.
This laptop looks professional, and works like it as well. The Vaio Ultrabook is efficient and straight forward, no distractions nor confusions, this laptop is sure to help you make the most out of your working hours. The laptop is not too big and not too small, at 13.3-inches it strikes the perfect balance of being conducive for work and easy to look at, while still being effortless to take along.
The Ultrabook weighs only 2.34 pounds, it is light. slim, and sleek, and is a match made in heaven for students and professionals who don’t need extremely powerful laptops and just want a straightforward and simple machine. This is the perfect laptop for working anytime anywhere!
Sony VAIO Pro SVP1321HGXBI 13.3' LED (Triluminos) Ultrabook - Intel Core i7 i7-4500U 1.80 GHz - Black
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