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Product Spotlight: Sony VAIO VGN-NS235J/S Laptop


When shopping for electronics, it's important to purchase products that consume a minimum amount of energy, are made from non-hazardous materials and can be recycled. Today we take a look at the Sony VAIO VGN-NS235J/S Laptop. It's features include:
  • 15.4 inch display
  • 2.16 GHz Intel Dual-Core T3400 Processor
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 250 GB Hard Drive
  • Built-in webcam
It is a good multi-purpose laptop for everyday use and its lightweight design makes it easy to carry around. The VAIO line of Sony laptops are very popular and have a good performance track record. From an environmental standpoint, the Sony VAIO VGN-NS235J/S Laptop meets the following criteria:
  • Energy Star 4.0 certified.
  • Silver EPEAT designation, which means it satisfies 23 required criteria plus at least 50% optional criteria for reducing environmental impact.
  • RoHS compliant, meaning restricted use of lead, mercury and other hazardous materials.