The recently unveiled VAIO S notebook line from Sony is now available to purchase from $999. The 15.6-inch model is the bigger brother to the existing 13.3-inch edition already on the market and both offer the latest generation Core series processors from Intel. Integrated GPUs come as standard with a discrete AMD Radeon HD 6470M and 6630M also available. RAM starts at 4GB and can be cranked up to 8GB.
The slim chassis has enough room to support a regular battery and a sheet battery for extra runtime along with an optical drive; DVD or Blu-Ray available. Solid state storage options come in various sizes and dual configurations from 128GB all the way to 512GB. Along with the standard range of I/O connectivity, you’ll find USB 3.0, a backlit keyboard and HD Webcam.