Pros

  • Blu-ray support
  • Excellent bundled software

Cons

  • Lacks diverse external connections

At A Glance

Facing tough competition at varying sizes and costs, Sony's attractive all-in-one doesn't quite live up to its $1000 asking price.

Manufacturer’s Description

Point and tap your way through the intimate multi-touch environment of the VAIO J Series all-in-one desktop PC. The stunning 21.5"1 Full HD display puts crystal clear movies, photos, the internet and more right at your fingertips. You'll find the touch interface fun and addictive, with simple gestures that offer a unique way to cruise through videos and websites.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.sony.com/

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number VPCJ114FXB
Processor
Processor speed 1.86 MHz
Cache size 3.072 KB
Processor count 1
Display
Included monitor All-in-One
Display size 21.5 inches
Graphics
Graphics Type Integrated
Secondary Graphics Chipset GMA HD
Storage
Drive size 500.0 GB
Hard Drive Speed 7200.0 RPM
Other storage
  • Memory Stick
  • SD Card
Drive type Hard Disk Drive
Memory
Memory size 4096.0 MB
Memory type DDR3
Memory speed 1066.0 MHz
Storage Media
Memory stick Memory Stick
SD card Yes
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
Ports and Connections
Ethernet Type
  • Ethernet (10/100/1000 Mbps)
  • Wireless Ethernet - 540 Mbps IEEE802.11n
Case
Chassis style All-in-one

Performance

Overall Rating
WorldBench 6 Score 86.0
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 399.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 397.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 285.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 542.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 481.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 685.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 253.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 322.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 226.0   seconds (lower is better)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 458.0
Gaming
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1024x768 22.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1680x1050 8.8   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1920x1200 8.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1024x768 16.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1680x1050 6.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1920x1200 6.8   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, High Quality, 1024x768 18.3   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, High Quality, 1680x1050 18.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, Low Quality, 1024x768 18.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, Low Quality, 1680x1050 18.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, High Quality, 1024x768 12.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, High Quality, 1680x1050 12.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, Low Quality, 1024x768 12.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, Low Quality, 1680x1050 12.7   Frames per second (higher is better)