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Sony Vaio VGN-FS415S
Sony Vaio VGN-FS415S

Sony Vaio VGN-FS415S

Specifications

Sony Vaio VGN-FS415SNotebook: Sony Vaio VGN-FS415S
Processor: Intel Pentium M 740
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce Go 6400 128 MB
Display: 15.4 inch, 16:10, 1280x800 pixels
Weight: 2.9kg
Average Score: 76% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)

Reviews for the Sony Vaio VGN-FS415S

Foreign Reviews

76% Rechenduell
Source: Connect German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/01/2006
Rating: Total score: 76%

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce Go 6400: The NVIDIA GeForce Go 6400 is a higher clocked 6200 and approximately as fast as a GMA X3100 shared memory card.

These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


Intel Pentium M: With Intel chip set (855 or 915) and Intel WLAN also available with the name Centrino (name for the package).
In the comparison very fast per megahertz and very modest with weaknesses in floating point operations.
It is also available as a low voltage version with very small current consumption.


740: » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15.4": 15 inch display-variants are the standard and are used for more than the half of all notebooks. 15.4 inch display with 16:10 are the standard for notebook displays. Nowadays, more and more 16:9 displays with 15.6 inch appear. The reason why so many people like displays with medium size is, that this size is not exhausting for the eyes, does not need too much energy and the laptops can be kept quite compact.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


2.9 kg: This weight is average for notebooks. Therefore the numerous mass of laptops with 15 inch display fits in this class of weight.


Sony: Sony Corporation is a multinational conglomerate corporation headquartered in Japan. Sony is one of the leading manufacturers of electronics, video, communications, video game consoles, and information technology products for the consumer and professional markets. Its name is derived from sonus, the Latin word for sound. The company was founded 1946 with another name and renamed in 1958. Sony Corporation is the electronics business unit and the parent company of the Sony Group, which is engaged in business through its five operating segments—electronics, games, entertainment (motion pictures and music), financial services and other. Sony is a notebook manufacturer of medium size according international market shares.

Sony reviews


76%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Author: Stefan Hinum (Update: 2013-01-15)