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[softpedia]Sony Vaio Z21 Notebook Exposed Ahead of Launch

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A yet-unannounced 13.1-inch Sony Vaio Z notebook model, dubbed the Vaio Z21, was exposed by a series of European retails who have listed both the system's specifications and its price ahead of its official introduction.
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looks sexy
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Kinda looks like the S series I've got. That means I like it
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its pretty, bet its a pain in the arse to work on tho.
    
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I don't always like new tech, some of it fails hard...

I don't like ultra thin laptops because of heat issues, not to mention opening one of these annoying machines is like performing surgery, and if you think that's bad, try accessing the CMOS battery, whoosh! (Some of the newer designs actually put the battery under one of the lids, YAY!) Though worse yet, some of them don't allow you to replace the keyboard, they are actually riveted to the top shell of the notebook/netbook...

Most of the ultra think laptops I worked with, the keys were flaming hot to the touch while charging the battery, which will be a constant affair on older machines..

Improving one design doesn't always give an overall improvement, and when it comes to heat dissipation, some of these machines are failing significantly!

I don't like laptops/notebooks/netbooks because of the heat issues they have, you can't really set them on your lap, they are far to hot after just 5 to 10 minutes of usage, sure you can pay for a cooling pad, but why should the consumer have to pay extra for a flawed product?
Edited by _GTech - 6/6/11 at 7:04pm
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