Sony unveiled a new addition to the VAIO Y Series of laptops at ces 2011 in Las Vegas.It is powered by the new AMD Fusion E series APU processor family.The VAIO YB laptops are designed to deliver enough power to handle the basic tasks of most users.
The YB Series will weigh just 3.2 pounds, will accommodate up to 4GB of RAM, and have HDMI output. Other features include stereo Bluetooth, a webcam and mic, and Sony’s Vaio Care software. The notebook will be available with a standard or extra-capacity battery as well.
Another nice feature is a backlit keyboard, typically only seen on much more expensive systems.
Pricing starts at $550; the YB Series will be available in mid-February.