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The Sony VAIO EC Series VPCEC2RFX is a high-end notebook laptop with a 17.3" LCD screen (1600 X 900) .

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impressive Sony build quality

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3 USB ports and a combo USB / eSATA port

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capable middle of the road graphics card - can play most games at reduced detail levels and resolutions

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HDMI output for playback of full 1080p media on a compatible HDTV, projector, etc

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nice full size chiclet keyboard with a dedicated number pad

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large 17" display with higher than average larger-than-720p resolution (1900 x 900)

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clean aesthetic

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lots of RAM and disk capacity - 4GB DDR3 and 500GB HDD

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a great media laptop / desktop replacement

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more than powerful enough for the vast majority of consumers, and quite futureproof - powerful latest generation Core i5 processor, DDR3 memory, dedicated ATI graphics

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built-in Blu-ray drive

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Cons

flat sounding speakers compared to other media center laptops

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large and heavy - good as a transportable desktop replacement only

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aesthetic can be seen as a little boring / generic to some

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display is not full 1080p

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The Sony VAIO EC Series VPCEC2RFX is a high-end notebook laptop with a 17.3" LCD screen (1600 X 900). It features an Intel Core i5-520M processor clocked at 2.40GHz, 4GB of DDR3 RAM, a 500GB 7200RPM hard drive, an 802.11a/b/g/n wireless LAN card, compatibility with Bluetooth 2.1 and an ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650 graphics processor. The VAIO EC Series VPCEC2RFX also boasts a Blu-Ray ROM/DVD RW drive as well as Windows 7 Home Premium pre-installed.

The VAIO EC Series VPCEC2RFX's Intel Core i5-520M processor and 4GB of RAM ensure that it is more than capable of everyday computer use as well as heavy multitasking while its ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650 graphics processor makes it a fairly formidable portable gaming rig. Its Blu-Ray ROM drive and large 17.3" HD display (along with the Radeon HD 5650), ensure that the VAIO EC Series VPCEC2RFX is capable of high definition media playback.

Features

 

  • Intel Core i5-520M processor clocked at 2.40GHz
  • 17.3" LCD screen with a native resolution of 1600 x 900
  • ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650 graphics processor
  • 4 GB of DDR3 RAM
  • 500GB 7200RPM hard drive
  • Blu-Ray ROM/DVD RW drive
  • 802.11a/b/g/n wireless LAN card
  • Bluetooth 2.1 compatible
  • Windows 7 Home Premium pre-installed
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