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Sony VAIO PCG-FR315M

Advantages: Powerful
Disadvantages: Overheats, Short Battery

Having bought this in 2004, and being very impressed with the specification, I have been very unimpressed with it overall. From day one it has never ran without the fan on, and now with age it shoots up to 77oC in minutes with the fans spinning up and dow ...

cdwj141 27.12.2006 · Read full review
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A good all round laptop - only prob is the

Advantages: Reasobly cheap, Sony
Disadvantages: A very short battery life

Battery life. It is appualling. When I bought it I thought - when am I really going to need a good battery - 90% of the time I am going to be next to a power point. But the battery is truely crap. It said when I bought it that the battery life was ...

jamietherob 13.05.2004 · Read full review
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A perfect notebook for reasonable price

Advantages: speed, reliability, design
Disadvantages: rather short battery life - less than 2 hours

...I have been using the laptop for more than 8 months now and I am absolutely satisfied with it. It looks great (like all the other Sony products do) and it offers you everything you need: great perfomance, multimedia features, interconnectivity and portab ...

Andrew555 12.08.2004 · Read full review
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Confessions of a laptop user

Advantages: Great screen, good sound, fab userbility
Disadvantages: A bit pricey, and it's not the widescreen version! ;-)

...I have a confession. I used to own an Acer Travelmate. I say this quietly, in case my sexy Sony Vaio hears of my relationship with an inferior computer (which had air vents underneath, so when you put it on your lap, it cut out....handy) and goes into a h ...

KatieBoo 03.04.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Sony Vaio PCG-K115B

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Great Value Laptop With High Spec

Advantages: High Spec, Reliable, Great Screen, Well Built
Disadvantages: Quite Heavy, Poor Battery Life, Celeron, No built in Wireless

I bought this laptop two and a half years ago for £800. At the time it had a great spec for the money and it looked stylish. I have had no problems with it and it has been great to use. I am looking to upgrade now as the look has become slightly dated and ...

jamesstannard 19.12.2006 · Read full review
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