At a price of more than 1,000 USD, the product is the optimal choice for mobile HD movie enthusiasts.
FW351 brings an elegant and attractive design with the Bluray premium feature of a hi-end laptop line. The machine has a sturdy shape and bends the near edge that connects to the back of the LCD screen. The casing is adorned with a gray and silver color scheme that forms the Titan gray similar to the Apple MacBook Pro. However, the FW351 external speaker set does not place on either side of the keyboard like an Apple product but on the keyboard that connects the LCD screen.
Charging plug is located at the junction of the camera body and LCD. On the right is the power button with light green even when the machine is operating or in standby mode.
Flat, spacious keyboard and comfortable tilt for hands are always the attraction of new Sony Vaio laptops. Leaning to the right on the keyboard are shortcuts to controlling the media application.
The device is integrated with a Blu-ray drive that satisfies the need for mobile entertainment with high definition video (HD). The 16.4-inch widescreen supports the 16: 9 standard for movie playback, but the maximum resolution is only 1,600 x 900 pixels, much lower than other 16-inch competitors like the Dell XPS 16 (1920 x 1080). pixel). Although it supports Blu-ray reader, the above parameters are not ideal for enjoying Full HD movies.
Products are also integrated by Sony many applications for media such as MusicBox to analyze and divide collections by time, genre… In addition, Intervideo WinDVD BD is an indispensable program for submission. Play Blu-ray videos.
The machine has the advantage of 4 USB ports to satisfy all needs for connecting to universal mobile devices. In addition, the FireWire port for high-speed data transmission via peripheral devices and SD/SDHC memory card slot, Memory Stick is also indispensable. In addition, to better meet the Full HD movie display, the HDMI port supports connecting to LCD TVs.
If only $1,000 is available, this is the best option for mobile entertainment collections. But the requirement requires both good handling performance and this product is limited.
Comparison of multitasking processing capabilities between Sony Vaio FW351J/H and some other machines with equivalent prices (in seconds – the smaller the number, the higher the processing capacity).
To get an attractive price, the FW351 is only integrated with the 2.0-GHz Intel Core 2 Duo T6400 processor, which is much slower than the laptops on the market that cost between $900 and $1,200. If looking for a more optimal processing machine with the corresponding amount, the Gateway FX P-7805 is the best choice, especially for gamers. FW351 was created to optimize price and satisfy all mobile entertainment needs. In addition, RAM has 4 GB capacity but only in DDR2 standard that supports 800 Mhz clock. Graphics chip integrated right on Intel’s motherboard specifically for HD Mobile Intel 4500MHD standard.
The built-in 6-cell battery can let the device run for 2 hours and 54 minutes with video playing. This parameter is lower than many other laptops with the same configuration. Battery life can also be longer if you only use the device to browse the web and run office applications. It is sold for about $1,254.