... Sony was new to the laptop game, and rather than go for the traditional no-frills black-box approach of Dell or Compaq, they'd invented something that was as much a design peice as a working computer. It was beautifully finished in mauve and metallic finish grey. It had a 14.1" TFT screen, ... Read review
This Replacement Laptop AC Power Adapter/Charger for your laptop enables you to operate ... more
your notebook or charge the battery from electrical power outlets. If you are running your computer on AC power with a battery installed, the adapter charges the battery (if needed) and maintains its charge. When the system is off, the AC adapter will charge the battery and then maintain its charge.
Disgraceful out-of-warrenty policy, Fall apart far too soon, Very expensive to repair
"...the smuggest laptop users around. Sony was new to the laptop game, and rather than go for the traditional no-frills black-box approach of Dell or Compaq, they'd invented something that was as much a design peice as a working computer. It was beautifully finished in mauve and metallic finish grey. It had a 14.1" TFT screen, function buttons for sleep, powersave etc., inbuilt modem, DVD ROM, and even an i-Link port, which is fantastic for connecting ..."
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King of the Notebooks. Cream of the crop. The Sony VAIO PCG Notebook is the most powerful, feature-loaded notebook of the bunch. The ultimate all-in-one design, mobile workstation - it's the perfect choice for the road warrior.Its all-in-one design means a convenience of having everything in one integrated package with an integrated modem and simultaneous access to the hard drive, floppy drive, DVD-ROM or CD-ROM drive. There is no need to sacrifice anything or externally attach another device.
1 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire) ¦ 1 x modem - phone line - RJ-11 ¦ 1 x infrared - IrDA ¦ 2 x USB - 4 PIN USB Type A ¦ 1 x serial - RS-232C - 9 pin D-Sub (DB-9) ¦ 1 x parallel - IEEE 1284 (EPP/ECP) - 25 pin D-Sub (DB-25) ¦ 1 x display / video - VGA - 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15) ¦ 1 x microphone - input - mini-phone mono 3.5 mm ¦ 1 x docking / port replicator ¦ 1 x headphones - output - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm ¦ 1 x keyboard / mouse - generic - 6 pin mini-DIN (PS/2 style) ¦ 1 x display / video - composite video output - RCA
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