This laptop is not only light it weighs only 4.4 lbs and measures only 1.2” thick, it is durable and powerful also. The Sony VAIO S boasts high performance features, including an Intel Core i5 processor with Turbo boost Technology, Intel HD Graphics for outstanding visuals and a backlit keyboard and Intel Wireless Display technology, which allows you to wirelessly stream online media, videos, photos and more from the laptop to your HDTV. It also has Windows 7 Home Premium preloaded.
The Intel Core i5-430M processor features a 3MB L2 cache and 2.26GHz processor speed. The Sony VAIO S boasts Intel Turbo Boost Technology so you know it will deliver extra performance when you need it and increased energy efficiency when you don’t. Intel HD Graphics provides extra graphics power for your laptop when you need it. The laptop has 4GB DDR3 memory for multitasking power. It has a multiformat DVD+RW/CD-RW drive with double-layer support which records up to 8.5GB of data or 4 hours of video using compatible DVD+R DL and DVD-R DL media and also supports DVD-RAM.
The Sony VAIO S also has a 500GB Serial ATA hard drive (5400 rpm) it offers spacious storage and fast read/write times. G-Sensor shock protection for protecting your information. It has an Intel Graphics Media Accelerator HD with 2263MB total graphics memory and HDMI output for connection to HDTV and High Definition Audio support. It has a built-in MOTION EYE webcam with microphone and face-tracking technology which makes it easy to chat with and send video mail to family and friends. Some of the other Sony VAIO S built in features are Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6200 Wi-Fi, A2DP Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR (Enhanced Data Rate). For your protection against viruses it features Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2010-Windows. It also meets strict energy guidelines and has the ENERGY STAR qualified certification.