Sony VAIO F-Series, S-Series: Core i7 powered gaming and ultraportables

If you like the look of the Sony VAIO S-Series notebooks but wish you could benefit from Intel’s Core i7, then you are going to love today’s news. The company is reported to be rolling out an upgrade for the series alongside their new VAIO F-Series gaming notebooks which will be packing the latest processor anyway.

The revamp of the S-Series will include up to 15 hours battery life with the slice battery, a 13.3” 1600 x 900 display, optional AMD Radeon HD 6630 GPU graphics and a DVD burner as well as the upgraded CPU. It’s available with three colors, an Exmor-sensor webcam, a backlit keyboard and Blu-ray drive.

The F-Series meanwhile has up to 750GB storage, NVIDIA GeForce GT graphics, a quad-core Core i7 processor and a 16.4” Full HD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080. It also features Dolby Home Theater v3 support, S-Force Front Surround 3D technology, an HD webcam and USB 3.0 as well as a backlit keyboard.

Both series are up for order now; the S-Series is priced from $1,350 and the F-Series from $1,100. Check out the article at Slashgear for more details on the notebooks and you will also find links to the official web pages for the VAIOs.

Which one of these Sony VAIOs will you be getting?



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