NEW SONY DESIGNED FOR MULTIMEDIA

Sony's new VAIO V-series all-in-one LCD TV/PC line combines the innards of a high-end Sony WEGA LCD television with desktop and mobile PC parts. Sony says this multimedia hybrid is perfect for people who want a TV, DVD player, PC, personal video recorder and stereo in one package.

The TV/PC line features 17-in. or 20-in. wide-format displays, 3.2-GHz Intel Pentium 4 processors, 250-GB hard drives, DVD burners and built-in 802.11b/g wireless networking capability. The suggested retail price is $2,500 for the 20-in. VGC-V520G model. The VGC-517G 17-in. model has a suggested retail price of $1,900. Contact Sony at www.sonystyle.com.