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Sony-vaio-c-series-14-vpc-caxxxx.32962083
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Sony VAIO C-series 14" (VPC-CAxxxx)

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Overall 6
6.0

Sony Vaio VPCCA1S1E

CNET
7 May 2011
  • Summary: The 14-inch Sony Vaio C series VPCCA1S1E has a striking, deliberately plasticky design, and comes in a range of colours you'll either love or despise. Sadly, the rest of the laptop isn't as unique -- it's a fairly average machine, overall.
  • Cons: Display isn't very bright or vivid; chunky and heavy; poor battery life; design might make you puke.
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Overall 6
6.0

Expert Review

Channel5
19 March 2011
  • Summary: If battery life isn't an issue, however, there's a lot to like about the Sony VAIO C Series. Well made and well designed, these bright laptops really do make a pleasant change.
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Overall 7
7.0

Sony VAIO C Series

Trusted Reviews
8 July 2011
  • Summary: Neon colour choices like orange, pink and green, light refracting lid patterns and removable rubber keyboard covers are but some of the quirky touches that make this 14in laptop stand out.
  • Pros: Colours to suit every taste, Rubber keyboard covers a neat idea, Decent, backlit chiclet keyboard, Two-year warranty as standard, Fairly good 14in screen
  • Cons: Poor battery life, Design is a matter of taste, Doesn't excel in any field
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Expert Review

Laptop Views
1 May 2011
  • Excerpt: The Sony VAIO C Series laptop is powered by 1.66 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo Processor T5500 with 2MB L2 Cache, 667 FSB and it features Intel Mobile 945GM Express Chipset motherboard, 512MB DDR2 SDRAM (upto 2-GB max), 80GB Serial-ATA 5400 rpm hard drive and 24X DVD/CD-RW Combo Drive.
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Overall 6
6.0

Sony Vaio VPCCA1S1E

CNET
23 March 2011
  • Summary: The 14-inch Sony Vaio C series VPCCA1S1E has a striking, deliberately plasticky design, and comes in a range of colours you'll either love or despise. Sadly, the rest of the laptop isn't as unique -- it's a fairly average machine, overall.
  • Pros: Bright, bold and quirky design; decent performance.
  • Cons: Display isn't very bright or vivid; chunky and heavy; poor battery life; design might make you puke.
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Overall 8
8.1

İnceleme Sony Vaio VPC-CA1S1E Notebook

Notebookcheck.tr
29 May 2011
  • Excerpt: Fener Şamandırası. CA serisi "kıskanç" bakışları üzerine çekecek gibi. Parlak rengi, ışık efektleri, işçiliği ve ergonomi değerleri ile örnek bir ürün. Bu 14 inçlik ürünün Moda Haftası ve moda dergileri okuyucularına hitap edip etmediğini göreceğiz.
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Overall 8
8.1

Обзор ноутбука Sony Vaio VPC-CA1S1E

Notebookcheck.ru
19 April 2011
  • Conclusion: Гламурно-глянцевый, ультрапривлекательный вид за примерно 1100 долларов. За столь высокую цену 14.1-дюймового Vaio говорят мощный и современные компоненты, Core i5-2410M (2 x 2.3 ГГц) и AMD Radeon HD 6470M - правда, лэптопы с тем же процессором и идентичной по производительности Nvidia GeForce GT 520M можно найти и за 800 долларов. За что переплата? За высокое качество сборки, продуманную (в меру) эргономику и просто невероятный дизайн, который буквально пленяет взгляд.
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Das Design Notebook: Sony Vaio CA1S1E/D in knalligem Orange

pc-typ.de
16 April 2011
  • Conclusion: Das Sony Vaio CA1S1E/D lebt ganz klar vom innovativen Design, mit dem man in quasi jeder Umgebung auffällt. Neben der Tatsache, dass das Sony Vaio CA1S1E/D sehr gut aussieht (auch wenn das natürlich eine Frage des persönlichen Geschmacks ist), gibt es auch eine gute Leistung geboten, die sich nur wenigen Schwächen gegenübergestellt sieht.
  • Pros: großes Display, HD-ready Auflösung, sehr gutes Design, gute Anwendungsleistung, Windows 7 vorinstalliert, wertige Verarbeitung
  • Cons: unterdurchschnittliche Displaywerte, Akkulaufzeit könnte länger sein
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Test Sony Vaio VPC-CA1S1E Notebook

Notebookcheck
13 April 2011
  • Conclusion: Glanz und Glamour mit Leuchteffekt für knapp 900 Euro. Preislich liegt der 14.1-Zoll Vaio über dem, was ein Core i5 2410M (2x2.3 GHz) nebst AMD Radeon HD 6470M kosten muss. Bei um die 600 Euro liegen Geräte mit identischer CPU und ähnlich leistungsschwacher Nvidia GeForce GT 520M. Überteuerte 300 Euro, nur für den Vaio-Effekt? Nein, denn der Vaio-CA hat Merkmale, die ihn von einem 08/15-Laptop unterscheiden.
  • Pros: Stabile Konstruktion, Selbstleuchtende Oberflächen, Auffällige Materialkombination, Leise & kühl, Hohe Anwendungsleistung, Gute Eingabegeräte, Brauchbare Laufzeiten, USB 3.0 & 1.3MP Webcam
  • Cons: Wenige Anschlüsse, Stark spiegelndes TFT, Geringe Kontraste & Blickwinkel, Nur für anspruchslose 3D-Spiele
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