Sony VAIO VPC-EE43FX/BJ Review – Notebook
The VAIO VPC-EE43FX/BJ from Sony is a moderate performance notebook powered by the 2.50 GHz dual core Turion ii P560 processsor from AMD. Its 15.5 inch screen with LED backlight makes a pleasant viewing. The 4 GB of RAM ensures a fast performance for large memory footprint programs.
Key Features at a glance
– 2.50 GHz dual core AMD’s Turion II P560 Processor
– 4 Giga Byte RAM, 640 GB Hard Disk Drive
– 15.5 inch screen with 1366 x 768 resolution, LED backlit
– ATI mobility 4250 graphics
– 4 USB 2.0
Here are some detailed description of the VAIO VPC-EE43FX/BJ notebook.
The Turion ii P560 will give you decent performance for most of your home and office computing. It runs at 2.50 GHz and its integrated memory controller ensures better performance compared to the similarly clocked Intel’s Core 2 processor. However, the missing L3 cache leads to somewhat lower performance lever as compared to the similarly clocked Intel’s core i3 processor. Nonetheless, we can safely assume that on the processing power front you should not feel lacking for the processing power.
RAM and Hard Disk
It is always pleasing to see any mid level notebook coming with 4 GB RAM in place of the 3 GB or 2 GB that some entry level notebooks come with. The large memory will ensures that the switching between the large footprint applications is smooth and fast. The hard disk is ample 640 GB, one of the highest that notebooks in this price range come with.
VPC-EE43FX/BJ notebook comes with 15.5 inch screen and has a resolution of 1366 x 768. Its backlight is lit by LED and therefore the display is bright. The graphics is driven by the popular ATI Radeon HD 4250. The Vaio VPC-EE43FX/BJ also comes with a HDMI port that you can use to connect to a HDTV or a projector. You can also use the VGA output to connect to an external monitor or a project to dive some demonstration.
Sony VPC-EE43FX/BJ comes with 4 USB 2.0 connector and wired as well as wireless 802.11 b/g/n internet connectivity feature. The HDMI connector is a nice feature if you plan to display the contents on a LCD TV.
Other notable feature includes the integrated webcam that has Sony calls motion eye.
The Sony vaio also has a Memory Stick ( as well as Memory Stick PRO ) slot in addition to the SD and MMC slot that you can use to access the contents of a SD / MMC card.
The sony VPC-EE43FX/BJ has the Norton anti virus trial version as part of the included software. You may like to un install the free version of the anti virus shortly before its expiry and replace it with the free AVG anti virus.