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Sony vaio EB3KFX/BJ Laptop Review

January 26th, 2011 Leave a comment Go to comments


Sony VAIO laptops are always a great interest for everyone all around the world. Now, Sony VAIO has come up with a new laptop models as Sony EB3KFX/BJ. This laptop is famous for its performance and offers the power and functionality of a bigger PC successfully. Its processor is the major advantage with this laptop and equipped with Intel Core i5-460M of 2.53 GHz processor. The specialty of this processor is its ability to overclock up to 2.80 GHz through its Turbo Boost Technology feature. Its HD Graphics engine is added advantage with this laptop.

Intel Core i5-460M Processor Details:

This Intel Core i5-460M processor, that powers Sony vaio EB3KFX/BJ is clocked at 2.53 GHz. This processor is famous for its Turbo Boosting Technology with its two cores. Here, this Turbo Boost technology will cater to increase the frequency for a small period when situation demands more processing power. Through this turbo boosting technology, this processor can be overclocked up to 2.8 GHz. This Intel Core i5-460M is completely based on the Arrandale architecture and manufactured with 32 nm technology. Its graphics section is based and manufactured on 45 nm technology.

Graphics performance with this processor is decent, but not great like current and latest Sandy Bridge processors. These Sandy Bridge processors are successful at offering double the graphics performance over the Arrandale architecture.

The best part with Intel Core i5-460M processor is its integrated memory controller and high speed differential DMI bus which communicates effectively with the chipset. Intel succeeded in introducing hyperthreading technology in i5 processors and this can enable four threads running simultaneously with it. Overall performance of this Intel Core i5-460M processor is far better than the earlier Core 2 processors which run at 2.8 GHz.


As part of the Sony vaio EB3KFX/BJ review, we present the most common feature extracted from its complete specification.

Features of the Sony vaio EB3KFX/BJ:

• The processor of this laptop is Intel Core i5-460M at 2.53 MHz.
• System memory of this laptop is 4 GB DDR3RAM.
• Its display screen size is 15.5-inches with 1366 x 768 pixels resolution and LED Backlit display.
• Its Graphics engine is Intel HD Graphics.
• This laptop is arranged with wireless display, which enables the laptop to connect with the HDTV.
• It has one DVD SuperMulti drive with Read and Write capabilities.
• It has one built-in webcam with MOTION EYE camera feature.
• This laptop is Bluetooth enabled with Bluetooth A2DP (2.1+EDR).
• It has Wi-Fi wireless connectivity through 802.11 a/b/g/n.
• This laptop weighs 5.9 lbs.
• This laptop got four USB 2.0 ports and one eSATA port.
• This laptop is equipped with standard battery pack which offers 3-hours battery life for the laptop.
• It has full size keyboard and touchpad in put devices. Its keypad is integrated with num-pad and touchpad is easy to use and responsive too.

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