Sony announced the Vaio SE notebook in the month of August, but it did not go on sale, until now. The Sony Store is now selling this 15.5 inch notebook for 1000 dollars.
Vaio SE specs include full HD display (1920 x 1080), backlit keyboard, Core i5 2430M or Core i7 2640M processor, two hard disk drives that give you a total of 1TB storage, ATi Radeon HD 6470M GPU (optional ATi Radeon HD 6630M), DVD writer (optional Blu- ray).
6470M is also being used in the Macbook Pro 15 inch 2011 model. Other specs include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 4400mAh battery (6 cell) and a support for Intel wireless display 2.1. [sonystore]