Sony is updating its line of notebooks 16.4-inch F13 with a new model for under 1100 euros under Intel Calpella platform slab with a high resolution, a Core i5, a Blu-Ray a dedicated graphics card and USB 3.0, the Sony Vaio F13J8R / H.
Found above the keyboard a series of keys Display OFF to turn the screen to save energy, when listening to music for example. The screen brightness he sees adjusted automatically according to ambient light, another way to preserve autonomy.
The display is indeed a resolution of 1600 × 900 nice and all cases more valuable than the standard 1366 × 768 to enjoy a good working space. But if the 16:9 format is well suited to playing videos, it is still lower than the HD, which will surely miss some. Because this phone has in fact an optical drive that can read Blu-ray media in high definition which we can enjoy only via an external display Full HD via HDMI.
However if the resolution of 1600 × 900 is a handicap for those wishing to enjoy the full HD right on their PC, it proves an advantage in games. Indeed, the dedicated graphics card Geforce GT 425M will be more comfortable for running titles in full HD resolution more important it requires more calculations. In fact, it will be possible to play tracks that are not too greedy, as long as it adapts the level of details and / or resolution of the slab under the most demanding games in 3D resources.