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SONY VAIO F Series VPCF125FX/B NoteBook Intel Core i7 740QM (1.73GHz) 6GB Memory 640GB HDD NVIDIA GeForce GT 330M 16.4" Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit

  • Intel Core i7 740QM (1.73GHz)
  • 6GB Memory 640GB HDD
  • NVIDIA GeForce GT 330M
  • 1600 x 900
  • Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
  • BD Combo
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Learn more about the Sony VAIO VPCF125FX/B

Model

Brand
SONY
Series
VAIO F Series
Model
VPCF125FX/B

General

Color
Black
Operating System
Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
CPU Type
Intel Core i7-740QM(1.73GHz)
Screen
16.4"
Memory Size
6GB DDR3
Hard Disk
640GB
Optical Drive
BD Combo
Graphics Card
NVIDIA GeForce GT 330M
Video Memory
1GB
Dimensions
15.30" x 10.40" x 1.22" - 1.62"
Weight
6.40 lbs.

CPU

CPU Type
Intel Core i7
CPU Speed
740QM (1.73GHz)

Display

Screen Size
16.4"
Wide Screen Support
Yes
Resolution
1600 x 900

Operating Systems

Operating System
Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit

Graphics

GPU/VPU
NVIDIA GeForce GT 330M
Video Memory
Dedicated 1GB
Graphic Type
Dedicated Card

Hard Drive

HDD
640GB
HDD RPM
5400RPM
HDD Interface
SATA

Memory

Memory
6GB
Memory Speed
DDR3 1066
Memory Spec
4GB x 1+2GB x 1
Memory Type
204-Pin DDR3 SO-DIMM
Memory Slot (Total)
2
Memory Slot (Available)
0

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type
BD Combo
Optical Drive Interface
Integrated
Optical Drive Spec
Blu-ray Disc Support – BD ROM DVD+-R Double Layer / DVD±RW Drive

Communications

WLAN
802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN
Bluetooth
Yes

Ports

Audio Ports
Yes

Audio

Audio
Integrated Sound card
Speaker
Internal Speakers

Input Device

Touchpad
Electro-Static touch pad
Keyboard
Standard

Supplemental Drive

Webcam
Yes

Power

Battery
Lithium Ion

Physical Specifications

Dimensions
15.30" x 10.40" x 1.22" - 1.62"
Weight
6.40 lbs.

Manufacturer Warranty

Parts
1 year limited
Labor
1 year limited

Quick Info

Warranty

  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 1 year
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 1 year


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  • Steven P.
  • 7/22/2010 9:03:27 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month

5 out of 5 eggsSony hits a homerun!

Pros: - Intel Core i7 740QM @ 1.73Ghz, which is a step above most comparable laptops at this price. 6GB of RAM, which, again, is more than most. Two laptops ago, a Dell Inspiron 6000 had 1920 x 1080 resolution on a 15.4" screen and my 50 yr old eyes found that resolution too small. My last laptop was a Compaq with the more standard 1366 x 768 resolution on a 16" screen. Easier on the eyes, but I missed the extra desktop space. I feel like Goldilocks with this 16.4" screen and its 1600 x 900 resolution. It feels JUST RIGHT. Very close to the same size as my last two laptops: a good compromise between lots of screen without the bulk of a 17" laptop.

The other GREAT thing about this laptop would be the all the connections. Lacks USB 3, found on most Asus, but there aren't many peripherals out there for USB 3. Includes Firewire port, HDMI out, Optical audio out and Express Card Slot/34 for future upgrades!!!! AND BLU-RAY!!!!

Cons: I choose the 640GB hard drive model at 5400 rpm instead of the 500GB hard drive at 7200 rpm, so not a con, a choice. Would have prefered ATI Radeon HD 5870 graphics card for its DirectX 11 support, but not a big gamer and still glad to have 1 Gb of discreet graphics. GeForce 330M better than GeForce 310 found on many others. Speakers are disappointing, but who buys a laptop for its speakers? Sounds great with headphones or with my external Bose speakers attached. Ignore any concerns about the screen brightness adjusting itself... that's a feature that's easy to turn off if you don't like it. If I have two complaints and both are small ones. First, there are only 2 USB ports, requiring me to use a usb for my external mouse, external hard drive, and one more for my cooling pad. Will be solved, though, when I swap my external hard drive for a SATA drive, since this computer includes a SATA port, too!

Other Thoughts: The sheer number of different connections makes this feel very complete. I kept trying to justify an Asus over this one, but feature to feature, this computer had the Asus models beat. Found it elsewhere at a better price that NewEgg.com, which is uncommon. Wish I had called NewEgg and given them a chance to price match, though, because I wasn't happy with the service from the other store. (Not sure if NewEgg price matches or not.)

This is my first Sony, but my sixth notebook in 14 years. (I've had Toshiba, two Dells, two Compaqs, and now this Sony.) I wanted all the bells and whistles without going to 17". It's 15.25" wide, which meant I had to get a new case. Pay attention to the interior dimensions of cases!. Weight isn't about the same as my last two notebooks. I'm not one to quibble about an extra few ounces, still, I didn't need to worry. Love having a Blu-ray player since I now buy blu-ray and rent it with netflix.

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