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Sony Vaio F-series  (VPC-F12xxxx)
6.8 out of 10

Sony Vaio F-series (VPC-F12xxxx)

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Reviews and Problems with Sony Vaio F-series (VPC-F12xxxx)

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Overall 1
1.0

Sony Vaio F series (VPCF13M0E/B)

GJ007, CNET
29 January 2013
  • Summary: PURCHASED December 2012 I WENT FOR THE SONY AS ITS A BRAND I TRUSTED Anyway 1 week later the track pad stopped working. I SHOULD HAVE MENTIONED THAT I Hardly used the laptop throughout the First year and Periodically the trackpad would start working again so i'm thinking must be software issue...
  • Pros: its a sony ?? SHOULD BE GOOD ? RIGHT
  • Cons: Everything see my review
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Overall 9
9.0

Sony Vaio F series (VPCF12M0E/B)

tominator24, CNET
14 November 2010
  • Summary: Btw, Apple copied Sony - the 'isolation keyboard' was on Vaio before MacBook. Apple's old ways of copying stuff and claiming it's theirs will never change. But I would still get a MacBook just because of OS X.
  • Pros: Design, Build Quality and screen
  • Cons: Not powerful enough to play high-graphics games
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User Review

gj007, Cnet.co.uk
29 January 2013
  • Summary: PURCHASED December 2012 I WENT FOR THE SONY AS ITS A BRAND I TRUSTED Anyway 1 week later the track pad stopped working. I SHOULD HAVE MENTIONED THAT I Hardly used the laptop throughout the First year and Periodically the trackpad would start working again so i'm thinking must be software issue...
  • Pros: its a sony ?? SHOULD BE GOOD ? RIGHT
  • Cons: Everything see my review
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Overall 8
8.0

User Review

Kanan Aynkaran Nallainathan, Cnet.co.uk
25 November 2012
  • Summary: "Following the lead of Apple's MacBook and most of today's high-end laptops, the Vaio uses a keyboard with an isolated design," quote from CNET review... Sony was the first to develop and pioneer this style of keyboard not Apple.. perhaps do some research before making groundless comments :/
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Overall 8
8.0

User Review

Jordan Delaney, Cnet.co.uk
8 August 2012
  • Summary: I have this Laptop and it is very fast because mine has 8GB of RAM instead of 4GB. The only real problem apart from the webcam is the battery life. It is quite understandable because of the 1080p Display and everything else it has, but I thought it would have been a lot worse.
  • Pros: Speed, Graphics, Screen etc...
  • Cons: The Battery life and Webcam.
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Overall 6
6.0

Great machine spoiled by constant noisy fan

crush123, Amazon
4 December 2011
  • Summary: This is a well specced machine which I use for Web Development and photo editing. It has a great screen and the core i7 and 6Gb ram ensure plenty of power, but the damn thing is like a little oven, always running hot and the noisy fan is on 90% of the time.
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Overall 8
8.0

User Review

krtkprmr7, Cnet.co.uk
9 November 2011
  • Summary: Great laptop for home use, game use and even work use! But the camera is a bit disapointing. Overall 4.5 out of 5.0 Not for me because I go on Skype alot.
  • Pros: This is a great laptop! Very fast processor, good gaming ( not much lag) and 1080HD Blu-Ray!
  • Cons: The built-in camera on the laptop is not really good.
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Overall 4
4.0

Poor Build Quality

David W, Amazon
20 August 2011
  • Summary: A good spec for a laptop but let down by poor build quality. When 10 months old the dc power socket fell out . Despite 2 year guarantee Sony would not repair under warranty as they said I must have damaged it - which I did not. Cost me over £100 for repair . I would not buy Sony product again.
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Overall 10
10

User Review

Daniel Paley, Cnet.co.uk
20 April 2011
  • Summary: I've had this computer for a few months now, its never failed to perform any task I ask of it, it rips through DX10/11 Games @ Med/High settings, and its productivity performance is outstanding, with the 17" 1080p HD glossy screen, BluRay player and the outstanding sound performance, HD media...
  • Pros: Very fast cpu/gpu combo producing some amazing HD video effects, cheaper than a Macbook, 1080p res , blu ray player . . . . the list is virtually endless.
  • Cons: Sony bloatware - althogh very good, it slows the machine down by about 30% fresh install of windows recommended (or linux if preferable)
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Overall 2
2.0

User Review

Paul Lang, Cnet.co.uk
29 March 2011
  • Summary: LOAD OF RUBBISH, ITS SLOW , BATTERY LAST 5 MINS AND IT SO SLOW YOU CAN MAKE A COFFEE ,GO TO THE SHOP B4 THIS THING STARTS UP
  • Pros: NOTHING
  • Cons: BLU RAY ,SPEED,BATTERY
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