Sony today announced the availability of an updated VAIO F Series laptop which targets 'multimedia enthusiasts who want to game, watch movies or listen to music anywhere, anytime'. The new VAIO F is based on Intel's Huron River platform and has a starting price tag of $1,100.
Sony's Sandy Bridge-flavored mobile entertainment powerhouse features a 16.4-inch (1920 x 1080) display (optionally, you can get a 3D screen), a Core i7 (i7-2630QM, i7-2720QM or i7-2820QM) quad-core processor, up to 8GB of RAM, a GeForce GT 520M 512MB or GT 540M 1GB graphics card, a DVD or Blu-ray drive, and up to a 640GB hard drive or a 256/512GB solid state drive.
The VAIO F also includes a backlit keyboard, Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11 b/g/n WiFi, Bluetooth 2.1, a HD webcam, a sound system backed by the S-Force Front Surround 3D technology, an SD card slot, two USB 3.0 ports, a HDMI output, and a high- (up to 5 hours of operation) or large-capacity (7.5 hours) battery. Those interested can check out this page for a potential purchase.