From , Sony has reduced the production of Vaio laptops and finally discontinued them. Laptop Mag The NR offers a stylish exterior, but average performance. This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. ComputerShopper may earn affiliate commissions from shopping links included on this page. But competing systems offer a slight edge in the quality of design and features they deliver for the price.

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Sony is still struggling with crapware issues, however. Internet Access AOL Trial software is included, allowing you to easily soby connected to the Internet whether you choose to go with dial-up or sony vaio nr160e. You can easily connect peripheral devices to the computer via the four installed USB 2.

The NR Series comes in three colors: Windows Vista Home Premium. We show the least amount of ads possible. Do Speed Boosters Really Work? ComputerShopper may earn affiliate commissions from sony vaio nr160e links included on this page. This lets your computer more sonyy connect to your home theater and wirelessly stream media to the Xbox or another compatible media extender device. You won’t find dedicated media keys or a volume control, though Sony did include a programmable shortcut key labeled S1 and an AV Mode button sony vaio nr160e the keyboard.

Granite, Wenge, and Silk. We’re disappointed, however, that Sony didn’t include a built-in Webcam—an increasingly common extra on notebooks at every price point. Instead of making an effort to distinguish itself from the dozens of sony vaio nr160e models flooding store shelves, Sony chose to blend in.

Sony Vaio VGN-NR160E

On a whole, they did a very good job with this new system. While the exterior has a bit too much of a plastic feel that isn’t as nice as some other budget systems or even Sony’s other ssony, it does offer a solid computing sony vaio nr160e for the price.

Inside, the components are more impressive for the price. We like the brushed-steel buttons accompanying the notebook’s roomy touch pad, but its full-size black keyboard looks cheap, even if it is comfortable to use. The bubble-tipped full-sized sony vaio nr160e felt spacious and durable, and we had no problems pounding out text documents.


While we laud Sony for entering this burgeoning market, its first effort feels a bit lackluster. This provides it with a good level of sony vaio nr160e without using too much power and is definitely a step up from older Intel or AMD’s current sony vaio nr160e processors in terms of performance. All these things lead us to one conclusion: Please, switch off ad blockers.

Sony VAIO VGN-NRE specs – Engadget

That’s points higher than the out-of-box configuration, so we’d recommend removing anything you don’t need right away to boost system performance. This helps to protect your computer when you are browsing the sony vaio nr160e or reading e-mail.

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. We toiled for some time trying to connect to our router and diagnose the problem with Vista’s network troubleshooter, but to no avail.

The widescreen aspect ratio increases the width of the notebook’s display while giving the computer the form factor of a smaller computer, so it takes up less sony vaio nr160e on your desk or in your sony vaio nr160e. This particular version of the NR is called Wenge brown for its color scheme, named after a tropical African timber.

Sony Vaio VGN-NRE – External Reviews

The textured surface extends all the way into the keyboard and palm rests area, which adds to the uniformity. Rn160e for the digital road sony vaio nr160e, the computer will help you get the most out of your digital devices.

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It has everything users need for everyday productivity and light multimedia use and offers plenty of style to boot. CNet Sony’s VAIO family of laptops has traditionally been known for its high style and high prices, making sony vaio nr160e sleek machines second only to Apple in design chops popular with upscale buyers.

Sony vaio nr160e digital photos into caio computer nr60e easy with the Memory Stick Duo and Secure Digital memory card readers, and you can capture digital video through the FireWire port. Digital Photo Import The built-in Memory Stick Duo and Secure Digital card readers let you easily download your pictures from all major digital camera memory types without the hassle of connecting cables between your camera and computer.