Pretty In Pink
In addition to black and white models, Sony adds a splash of pink in the mid-end 14.4-inch unit, which starts at $559 list. The extra $100 buys a backlit keyboard, a discrete AMD Radeon graphics controller and several Sandy Bridge processor options, including Core i3 and i5. There's also a premium edition starting at $699 that offers Ivy Bridge and quad-core processor options. It also comes in red, blue or gold.