If 15.4-inch VAIO E is too big and bulky for you, check out the new compact 14-inch models that are announced in Singapore today. Comes in black, white, green, blue and pink, the VAIO E retails from S$1,499.
(Singapore, April 19, 2010) – Sony Electronics is extending its popular VAIO E series with the addition of a more compact 14-inch models. With a palette of glossy, vibrant colors available, the VAIO E series is a definitive lifestyle multimedia notebook suited for everyday use.
The new VAIO E series features the latest Intel architecture, offering powerful processing capabilities for everyday use. Additionally, the notebooks are equipped with the latest ATI Mobility Radeon 5000 series graphics with 1GB (or 512MB) VRAM to handle intense gaming graphics, image editing, high definition movie playback and media-rich websites with ease.
Quick touch buttons such as the ‘WEB” button , ‘ASSIST’ button and ‘VAIO’ button simplify tasks – touch the ‘WEB’ button and start surfing without needing to boot up Windows. The ‘ASSIST’ button gives one-touch access to VAIO Care, which aids users in basic notebook maintenance procedures and troubleshooting tasks to keep the VAIO E series in good condition.
The top-end model of the 14 inch range, VPCEA17FG, comes with a Blu-ray disc drive, propelling the compact notebook as a multimedia powerhouse which is able to deliver high-definition videos from Blu-ray content with amazing quality. The new VAIO notebooks feature a 1366×768 LED backlight display, giving a high-contrast view of visual content.
The new VAIO E series notebooks also incorporate a touchpad supporting multi-gesture functions for users. Three major finger motions are supported with this feature: scrolling through pages, moving backwards and forward on web pages and zooming in and out of windows.
The new 14-inch VAIO E series is available in a myriad of color options – including the Glossy Basic range, black and white, which is further furnished with square gradation finish. For the first time, the Glossy Vivid range will feature blue and green, on top of the pink option first seen in the 15.5-inch VAIO E models. The Glossy Vivid range has dot gradation, which adds to the fun and vibrant look of the notebook. For those who prefer a subdued look, there are also the Matte Basic options of black and white.
For those who like to customize their notebooks, Sony is proud to present the VPC-KBV4 – a series of multi-colored keyboard skins, where users can then select the one best to suit their personalities.
The latest VAIO E series range is available now at all Sony authorised retailers.
Suggested retail prices (inclusive of GST) as follow:
VPCEA17FG (in Black only) – S$2,199
VPCEA16FG (In Black, White, Blue, Green or Pink) – S$1,799
VPCEA15FG (In Black, White or Pink) – S$1,499