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  • This Sony Vaio P takes the style to another level

    This Sony Vaio P takes the style to another level

    Maybe the standard Sony Vaio P is a bit pedestrian for your taste. It’s just not enough, right? Well then. How about one covered with crocodile skin? It’s supposed to be a digital clutch anyway. Read More

  • 8-inch screen, accelerometer: Sony takes the wraps off its updated Vaio P

    8-inch screen, accelerometer: Sony takes the wraps off its updated Vaio P

    Sony Europe today unveiled their newest version of the “ultra-mobile PC” VAIO P, which was teased by the company late last month. And apart from a new design and fresh colors, Sony added quite a number of interesting features and functions. Read More

  • Sony VAIO P gets a Windows 7 makeover

    Sony VAIO P gets a Windows 7 makeover

    Remember when the first VAIO P came out and everyone was like, “I can’t believe it has Vista! That angers me! I am currently outraged!” – something along those lines? Well now it has Windows 7 and comes in four different models ranging in price from $850 to $1900. Read More

  • Sony VAIO P heading to Verizon for $300 with contract?

    Sony VAIO P heading to Verizon for $300 with contract?

    This is still a rumor at this point, but Phone Arena is reporting that Verizon may soon be offering Sony’s 8-inch “not-a-netbook” VAIO P for $300 with a two-year data contract. Read More

  • CrunchDeals: Sony VAIO P with 1.6GHz CPU, 128GB SSD for $1000

    CrunchDeals: Sony VAIO P with 1.6GHz CPU, 128GB SSD for $1000

    Presumably to make way for the updated VAIO P line that’s due to hit this fall, Sony’s got a $500 coupon code for you to use on the good (better?) version of the existing VAIO P model – the one with a 1.6GHz Atom CPU and 128GB solid state drive. Read More

  • Sony readying new VAIO P line for late fall

    Sony readying new VAIO P line for late fall

    Sony’s “not-a-netbook” VAIO P series will be getting refreshed this fall, according to company officials. While details on the actual specs are scant at the moment, we can likely expect a bit more horsepower as Sony is promising significantly faster boot times over the current crop of VAIO P devices that can take almost a minute and a half to load up Windows. Read More

  • CrunchDeals: Sony VAIO P for $699

    CrunchDeals: Sony VAIO P for $699

    Sony’s “don’t call it a netbook!” VAIO P gets a somewhat more manageable price tag at Staples from now until Saturday. Instead of paying $900 just about everywhere else, you can grab it for just $700 thanks to a $120 price break followed by $80 in instant savings. Read More

  • Sony upgrades the Vaio P, ditches Vista for Windows XP

    Sony upgrades the Vaio P, ditches Vista for Windows XP

    Good to see that, sometimes, even the biggest tech companies can come to their senses. Today Sony in Japan announced a new Vaio P model, the Vaio P50 [JP], which comes with Windows XP SP3 instead of the hopelessly wrong Vista Sony shipped their Ps with so far. Read More

  • The must have Sony VAIO P case by Vaja

    The must have Sony VAIO P case by Vaja

    If you’re going to drop the coin on a Sony VAIO P, you better get a case. And it should be one of these from Vaja. Read More

  • Rumor: VAIO P spec bumps coming?

    Rumor: VAIO P spec bumps coming?

    Sony’s “don’t call it a netbook” VAIO P may be getting an internal makeover by the summer according to the all-things-Sony blog, Sony Insider. The current VAIO series model numbers have naming conventions such as “VGN-P530H/G” and Sony Insider was able to dig up six mysterious model numbers that look similar to the current ones, but place them in the 700… Read More

  • Lenovo gets ‘P’ envy, shows Sony-like prototype

    Lenovo gets ‘P’ envy, shows Sony-like prototype

    Well hello there, Lenovo. Who knows what in the hell this thing really is, aside from the fact that it looks an awful lot like Sony’s don’t-call-it-a-netbook VAIO P. According to a translated version of Engadget Chinese, “A friend in Beijing in Beijing greeted the IBM Lenovo office. I think it is the concept of Lenovo machine, or even just a model can not be changed. The… Read More

  • Sony VAIO P knockoff – the ‘VAINO’ – is a suckier, netbookier version

    Sony VAIO P knockoff – the ‘VAINO’ – is a suckier, netbookier version

    Outstanding. The Sony VAIO P has a knockoff in the “VAINO” – a name which seems to suggest someone beginning to say “VAIO” and then interrupted with a “No, it’s not.” Don’t be fooled with the tricky camera work here, either, because the VAINO is the size of a standard 10-inch netbook and has standard 10-inch netbook specs. Read More

  • Big in Japan: Sony Vaio P is the best netbook, newspaper says

    Big in Japan: Sony Vaio P is the best netbook, newspaper says

    Sony’s foray into the growing netbook market with the Vaio P (which Sony itself doesn’t call a netbook) caused considerable interest in the blogosphere, especially in Japan. And it’s the best netbook in that country. This is at least what a report by Japan’s biggest business newspaper, The Nikkei, suggests. Read More

  • It Works: Sony VAIO P + Windows XP

    It Works: Sony VAIO P + Windows XP

    Do you want to install Windows XP on your Sony VAIO P (don’t call it a netbook!)? Do you even have a Sony VAIO P yet? If you answered yes to both questions, read on. Read More

  • Sony VAIO P up for pre-order at Best Buy

    Sony VAIO P up for pre-order at Best Buy

    BestBuy.com has the Sony VAIO P (don’t call it a netbook!) in a rainbow of fashionable colors up for pre-order. It’s an online-only affair but let’s say, for the sake or argument, you have a Best Buy credit card and you want to take advantage of 18-month interest-free financing. Read More

  • Verizon offers $200 debit card to VAIO owners

    Verizon offers $200 debit card to VAIO owners

    If the $900 starting price of the Sony VAIO P seems a bit high to you, especially if you’d otherwise be shelling out an additional $60 per month for 3G data, Verizon’s looking to take a wee bit of the sting out of the bottom line with a $200 mail-in rebate debit card. Read More

  • Sony VAIO P now shipping to American geeks

    Sony VAIO P now shipping to American geeks

    Netbook or not, Sony is going to sell a bunch of the VAIO P little lappies and it seems at least some early orders are being shipped. Sony is probably starting with the pre-orders and working their way from there. Originally, the P was suppose to ship sometime in February, but the FedEx man should probably drop a few of off sometime before the end of this month. Anyone order one? Read More

  • Sony VAIO P: Almost 3.5 minutes from boot to browser

    What do you get when you combine a 1.33GHz CPU, a 4200rpm hard drive, 2GB of RAM, and Windows Vista Home in a tiny computer? As Akihabara found out, you get to wait almost three and a half minutes to get on the internet when booting the machine. Read More

  • The Sony VAIO P unboxed

    The Sony VAIO P unboxed

    The Sony VAIO P is only available for pre-order here in the States, but the lucky chaps at Akihabara News already have a retail model right from Sony. In true Internet geek fashion they have a large unboxing slideshow for your gadget pr0n fetish. Go get ‘em while their hot. Read More

  • The 'don't call it a netbook' Sony VAIO P is now available for pre-order

    The 'don't call it a netbook' Sony VAIO P is now available for pre-order

    If the svelte VAIO P is your next computer, Sony has now started the pre-order. Sony is ready to take your money even though the little lappy will not ship until February. Read More