Pros

  • Plenty of ports and input options
  • Large, beautiful touchscreen

Cons

  • No discrete graphics option at this price
  • Weak in performance tests

At A Glance

This system works very well as a desktop HDTV and simple media playback device.

Manufacturer’s Description

VAIO L Series All-in-One Desktop PC features Intel Core i3-3210M processor, Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit. With 24-inch Full HD touch-screen display, 6GB RAM, 500GB HDD (7200rpm), Blu-ray player/ DVD burner, HDMI in/out.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.sony.com/

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Core i5
Processor speed 2.5 MHz
Display
Included monitor All-in-One
Display size 24.0 inches
Display type Glossy LCD with LED Backlight
Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Graphics
Graphics Type Integrated
Secondary Graphics Chipset HD Graphics 4000
General Information
UPC Code 027242836969
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • Bluetooth
  • HDMI
Memory
Memory size 6.0 MB
Memory type DDR3
Storage Media
SD card Yes
Other Features
Devices
  • Built-In Webcam
  • Keyboard
  • Remote Control

Performance

Overall Rating
Worldbench Score 85.0
Worldbench Version 7
Start Up
Start Up 30.5   seconds (lower is better)
Office Productivity
PCMARK 1131.0   score (higher is better)
Web Performance
Web Performance 12.4   Frames per second (higher is better)
Storage Performance
File Compression 500.5   seconds (lower is better)
Hard Drive File Operations 289.8   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 206.6   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 205.3   seconds (lower is better)
Encoding Audio 131.5   seconds (lower is better)
Power Usage
WorldBench Green Score 82.0
Working power usage 11.3   Watt hours
Idle power usage 46.7   Watts
Gaming
Gaming Score 78.0
Crysis 2, High Quality, 1920x1080 8.4   Frames per second (higher is better)
Crysis 2, High Quality, 1680x1050 9.4   Frames per second (higher is better)
Crysis 2, High Quality, 1024x768 18.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Crysis 2, Low Quality, 1920x1080 11.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Crysis 2, Low Quality, 1680x1050 12.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Crysis 2, Low Quality, 1024x768 26.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 3, High Quality, 1920x1080 35.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 3, High Quality, 1680x1050 34.3   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 3, High Quality, 1024x768 34.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 3, Low Quality, 1920x1080 34.4   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 3, Low Quality, 1680x1050 34.4   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 3, Low Quality, 1024x768 35.3   Frames per second (higher is better)