When it comes to stylish notebooks, most of the people rely on Sony VAIO as we all are familiar with this name. Sony has captured the market in different home appliances for long time and since Sony has introduced the notebooks, it has become more popular in computing as well. There would be many reviews in different magazines and even over the internet about Sony VAIO laptops mentioning the technologies and the artistic styles. Sony VAIO is always being very famous for introducing more attractive notebooks; however there is a series for professionals as well. If you are a person who prefer performance over style then Sony VAIO VPCEC490X is made for you.
When we talk about the specs of this computer, this machine is outfitted with Intel Core i3 family processors. This notebook also supports the turbo boost technology processor which are considerably more energy efficient than others. It comes with Intel Core i3 380 processor (2.53 GHZ) however, the machine supports up to Intel i7 -640M processor (2.80GHz) and it is equipped with turbo boost technology which can boost up to 3.46 amazingly. When it comes to the storage, you can save data in Terabytes which is pretty impressive.
Normally, the VAIO VPCEC490X comes with 320GB Hard Drive (5400 rpm) but you have an option to have a 1 TB Hard Disk (7200 rpm). Mostly the physical memory helps the machine to work smoothly as most of the applications are stored in the memory before they go for the processing. Sony VAIO VPCEC490X comes with 4GB and you can extend the memory up to 8 GB. Typically it comes with 17.3″ VAIO display, and with a father expense of $100 you can have 17.3″ Full HD VAIO Premium Display (1900×1080) to enjoy HD movies. If you are into online 3D games then this notebook can make your life easy, it comes with 512MB memory graphic card, this card is efficient, however you can add 1 GB VRAM ATI Mobility Radeon HD5650 card for extra $50. Sony VAIO VPCEC490X comes with Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit.
If you are a sort of person who is in a bit of gaming, multimedia, video rendering and streaming then this machine fulfills the requirements for you as well as for the home staying users. The price for Sony VAIO VPCEC490X with the normal configurations is $749.99. You can buy on the discount with different online vouchers and with promotional coupons.