Pros

  • Elegant design
  • Good battery life

Cons

  • A tad sluggish

At A Glance

This stylish Media Center Edition notebook has tons of storage but it's sluggish.

Manufacturer’s Description

Increase your productivity wherever you travel. With cutting-edge mobile tools and powerful performance features, FE570G Notebooks help you achieve more for your business.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number VGN-FE570G
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Interfaces/Ports
FireWire/i.LINK Yes
S-Video Yes
Total Number of USB Ports 3
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 3
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 15.40 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Aspect Ratio 16:10
Screen Mode WXGA
Screen Resolution 1280 x 800
Graphics Controller Manufacturer Intel
Graphics Controller Model Graphics Media Accelerator 950
Graphics Memory Capacity Up to 224 MB
Graphics Memory Accessibility Shared
Storage
Storage Size 160 GB
Hard Drive Interface Serial ATA
Hard Drive RPM 4200
Optical Drive Type DVD-Writer
General Information
Manufacturer Sony Corporation
UPC Code 27242690202
Manufacturer Part Number VGN-FE570G
Brand Name Sony
Product Name VAIO FE570G Notebook
Marketing Information

Increase your productivity wherever you travel. With cutting-edge mobile tools and powerful performance features, FE570G Notebooks help you achieve more for your business.

Product Model FE570G
Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.sony.com
Product Line VAIO
Product Series FE
Memory
Memory Card Supported Memory Stick
Standard Memory 1 GB
Maximum Memory 2 GB
Memory Technology DDR2 SDRAM
Memory Standard DDR2-533/PC2-4200
Memory Card Reader Yes
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • VAIO FE570G Notebook
  • Lithium-ion battery
  • AC adapter
  • Memory Card Adapter
  • Power Cord
  • Additional Information

    Notebook Height:

  • 1.02" - 1.39"
  • Action Buttons:

  • S1
  • S2 (programmable)
  • Volume
  • Mute

    Built-in Devices:

  • Camera
  • Microphone

    Memory Stick Slot Support:

  • Memory Stick Duo
  • Network & Communication
    Wireless LAN Yes
    Wireless LAN Manufacturer Intel
    Wireless LAN Model PRO/Wireless 3945ABG
    Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11a/b/g
    Ethernet Technology Fast Ethernet
    Bluetooth Yes
    Physical Characteristics
    Width 14.4"
    Depth 10.8"
    Color White
    Built-in Devices
    Webcam Yes
    Microphone Yes
    Processor & Chipset
    Processor Manufacturer Intel
    Processor Type Core Duo
    Processor Model T2300
    Processor Speed 1.66 GHz
    Cache 2 MB
    Bus Speed 667 MHz
    Chipset Manufacturer Intel
    Chipset Model 945GM
    Software
    Operating System Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005
    Input Devices
    Pointing Device Type TouchPad
    I/O Expansions
    Expansion Slot Type ExpressCard/34, CardBus Type II

    Performance

    Battery
    Battery Life (Office Applications) 3:50   (hh:mm)
    Gaming
    Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 9.42   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 6.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Multitasking
    World Bench 6 Multitasking 605.0
    Performance
    World Bench 5 Rating Fair
    World Bench 5 Score 82.0
    ACD Systems ACDSee 787.0
    Musicmatch Jukebox 604.0
    Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 403.0
    Ahead Nero 779.0
    Windows Media Encoder 362.0
    Roxio VideoWave 313.0
    Adobe Photoshop 399.0
    Microsoft Office XP 584.0
    WinZip 469.0
    Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 758.0
    Adobe Premiere 532.0
    Number of Included Batteries 1.0
    Mozilla 508.0