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Sony VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX
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Sony VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX 2 Core Intel Core I7-3xxx 2GHz 8GB 1TB Hybrid-HDD 15.5" Laptop

2 Intel Core I7-3xxx 2GHz 8GB Oct 2013
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The thin and light VAIO Fit 15 laptop with an aluminum lid includes a Full HD touchscreen display, ClearAudio+ and HD web camera. Featuring the 3rd generation Intel Core i7 processor, 1920x 1080... More
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20 Reasons For

16 PCI Express Lanes (max)

The VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX is a 16 PCI Express lane (max) laptop.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

Across all the laptops of this type and age the maximum internal memory supported by processors range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 23GB. The VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX has one of the bigger maximum internal memory supported by processors (32 gigabytes) amongst notebook PCs of this age.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on medium processor core laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

Comparable spec notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX have on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of between 660MHz and 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,100MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of 1,200 megahertz, the Sony VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels portable PC, which is the most frequently found display resolution.

This laptop's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best display resolution across all notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX.

The worst display resolution amongst similar types of laptop is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

The VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX has a very big total storage capacity (1,008 gigabyte) compared to most of the other laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX. Across all the medium processor core laptops that are a similar age to the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX the total storage capacity range from 1GB to 1.5TB.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

The Sony VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX has an Intel Core i7 processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most medium processor core laptops that came out around the same time as it. The processor family of all portable PCs that were released more than two years ago ranges from AMD C (worst) to Intel Core i7-3xxx (best).

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most medium processor core laptops that were launched around the same time as it. Most portable PCs of a comparable age and type to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This laptop's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all laptops of a similar age and spec to the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX.

Across similar types of laptop the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.

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Quite Big Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been available for more than two years. The smallest internal memory of medium processor core laptops that came out around the same time as the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX is 1GB and the biggest is 16GB.

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Has a Front Camera

The VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX has a front camera, as do most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX.

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Sony Has Good Reviews for Its Portable PCs

Laptops from Sony have an average rating of 73%, which is in the top 90% of all portable PC brands that we have analysed.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Quite Fast DVD-R Double Layer Read Speed

The VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX has one of the faster DVD-R double layer read speeds (8 CD-speeds) amongst medium processor core laptops of this age. The slowest DVD-R double layer read speed of notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX is 1x, the fastest is 8x, and the average DVD-R double layer read speed is 6.5x.

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Fairly Big Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity

Laptops that are a comparable age to the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX have hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacities of between 8GB and 1TB, and the average hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacity is 600GB. The Sony VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX has a fairly big hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacity (1,000 gigabyte) compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age.

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Quite Fast DVD+R Double Layer Read Speed

With a DVD+R double layer read speed of 8 CD-speeds, the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX has one of the faster DVD+R double layer read speeds amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age. The slowest DVD+R double layer read speed of medium processor core laptops that are a similar age to the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX is 1x, the fastest is 8x, and the average DVD+R double layer read speed is 6.5x.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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Has a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Sony VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX has a touch sensitive screen, unlike most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX which do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Quite Big L3 Cache

The VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX has a very big L3 cache (4 megabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that were released more than two years ago. The smallest L3 cache of laptops of a comparable spec and age to the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX is 1MB and the biggest is 6MB.

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Very Big Processor Cache

The processor caches of notebook PCs of this spec and age range from 0.51MB to 4MB. At 4 megabytes, the Sony VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX has a quite big processor cache compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX.

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Fairly Fast CD-RW Write Speed

The CD-RW write speeds of medium processor core laptops that have been around for more than two years range from 1x to 24x. The VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX has a fairly fast CD-RW write speed (10 CD-speeds) compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that are a similar age to the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX.

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Very Short Battery Life

The average battery life of medium processor core laptops that were released more than two years ago is 20h. At only 3.75 hours, the Sony VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX has a quite short battery life compared to most of the other portable PCs that were released around the same time as the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other medium processor core laptops that are a comparable age to the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX do have a full-size keyboard.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has a Hybrid-HDD storage medium, which is typical of many similar spec notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This laptop Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many laptops of this age and type.

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Heavy

The lightest portable PC of this age and spec is 300g heavy, the heaviest is 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.2kg. The Sony VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX is one of the heavier notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX (2.6 kilograms) amongst notebook PCs of this age.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4.0+HS Bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported Bluetooth version on laptops of this spec and age.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Sony VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX

Released Over Three Years Ago

Sony released the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX over three years ago.

Average Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 2 gigahertz, the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX has a fairly standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX.

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Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 15.5 inches, the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX has a pretty typical screen size compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that came out around the same time as the VAIO Fit 15 SVF15A16CX.

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Specification

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Memory Card
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Display
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Display Resolution
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Camera
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Networking
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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers svf15a16, svf15a16c, svf15a16cx, sony svf15a16, sony svf15a16c, sony svf15a16cx, sony svf15a16cxb
Barcodes 00027242962255, 00027242962262

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