Sony Vaio VGN A417S reviews and prices: 17" Laptop computer

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This laptop is a good all rounder.

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8.0 out of 10 based on 2 reviews.
Sony Vaio VGN A417S with Intel Pentium M 760 2 GHz Single Core Processor, 1GB of Memory and 100GB Storage on . DVD writer See full product description

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Customer reviews of Sony Vaio VGN A417S

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Peter, Catterick

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
Very GOOD Graphics indeed, Power House in these morden times of 2nd generation technology!
Bad points:
Overall rating 10.0
Battery life 10.0
Weight 10.0
Software bundle 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 01 Oct 2005

Confirmed purchaser

Score 6.0/10
Good points:
The hardware (screen, keyboard, speakers, docking station) is very good and a pleasure to use.
Bad points:
The software package is disappointing - the MS licence is only for 3 months and the TV tuner/EPG software is on monthly subscription....I have friends with recent/earlier Sony PCs with the TV software "bundled" without the monthly charge.
Overall rating 6.0
Battery life 7.0
Weight 6.0
Software bundle 3.0
Value for money 6.0
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Confirmed purchase: 01 Oct 2005

Product Features

Screen size (Inches) 17
Screen Resolution (pixels) 1440 x 900 (WXGA Plus)
RAM (Gigabytes) 1
Hard disk capacity (Gigabytes) 100
Number of cores Single
Processor brand Intel
Processor series Pentium M
Processor number 760
Processor speed (Gigahertz) 2
Connections Wireless
Connections Bluetooth
Built-in disc drive DVD writer
Weight (kg) 3.9
Graphics card brand ATI
Graphics card model number Radeon X600
Type of hard drive Hard Disk Drive
Remote control Yes
Aspect ratio 16:10
Width in cm 41
Depth in cm 28
Release date 2005-05-24

Also known as: Sony Vgn-a417s

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