Sony Offering AMD CPUs in VAIO Notebooks

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Sony Offering AMD CPUs in VAIO Notebooks

Sony is now offering AMD processors in a select number of VAIO notebooks. This is not the first time the company has used AMD processors in its notebooks, but it has not done so in several years.

Best Buy has a 15.5-inch VAIO notebook with an AMD Athlon II X2 processor. For $649.99 it comes with the following:

  • 15.5-inch glossy display (1366×768)
  • Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
  • AMD Athlon II X2 (2.1GHz) dual-core processor
  • ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4250 graphics card
  • 4GB of memory
  • 320GB 5400RPM hard drive
  • Blu-ray reader
  • Weight: 5.9 lbs
  • Dimensions: 14.6″ x 9.8″ x 1.5″
  • One-year limited warranty

Fry’s is offering a 17.3-inch VAIO notebook for $719.99 with similar specifications save for a 500GB hard drive.

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