Ethernet Card for Sony® VAIO Y Series
Ethernet is a data-transmission technology supported by high-level protocols like the Internet protocol (IP). Ethernet lies in the physical and data link layer of the network. The data travels through the Ethernet as “frames”. These cards are a form of network adapters. They are available in various standard packages which are called “form factors”. The Sony VAIO Y Series makes use of Fast Ethernet using built-in PCMCIA Ethernet cards for high-speed data transmission. The built-in Ethernet card is wired to the motherboard of the system. Ethernet card helps in accessing high speed Internet connections. It helps you to connect your system to an Ethernet network.
The use of Ethernet cards in Sony VAIO Y Series has many benefits:
- High-speed Internet Access
- User Mobility and Device Portability
High-speed Internet Access
With the help of Ethernet card, you can get access to high-speed Internet connections. This is achieved using cable Internet or portable modems. Users can now switch from the connections that earlier relied on telephone lines and dial-up modems, to faster means. The inbuilt Ethernet card in the Sony VAIO Y Series Notebook PCs provides Fast Ethernet access. It is powered by America’s largest network, Verizon Wireless Mobile Broadband Built-in.
Ethernet cards do not directly support networking .But Wi-Fi networking can be enabled on your Sony VAIO Y Series Notebook PC. Home network broadband routers help to connect the Sony VAIO Y Series Notebook with other Ethernet devices and communicate with one another. The connection has to be made with the help of LAN cables. This enables you to transfer data from your desktop PC or any other device to your Notebook.
User Mobility and Device Portability
With your Sony VAIO Y Series Notebook, you can carry your e-mails and web-pages along with you, no matter where you are. The high speed and portability of the Notebook allows you to stay connected to your networkat any time. Since the whole technology is built-in, there are no needs for add-ons or extra PC cards. This makes your Notebook compact and highly portable.