Sony announced the VAIO FZ series of 15.4-inch widescreen notebooks with an optional Blu-ray Disc drive. The premium VAIO FZ model will let users watch full 1080 HD video and record on BD media. An HDMI out cable makes it a snap to connect a high-def TV.
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The VAIO FZ will start at $1,400 without all the HD goodies.