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Sony VAIO SB Series: Thin, Light, Expensive, and Terribly Fast

At a Glance

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  • Sony VAIO SB Series (VPCSB1BGX)

    We're not sure how Sony crammed so much hardware into such a thin and light laptop. If you have the money, this is one of the fastest ultraportables we've ever tested.

At a Glance

We're not sure how Sony crammed so much hardware into such a thin and light laptop. If you have the money, this is one of the fastest ultraportables we've ever tested.

Price when rated: $2499

Pros

  • Long battery life
  • Excellent performance

Cons

  • Poor vertical viewing angles
  • Expensive
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