• Operating System

        Genuine Windows Vista® Home Premium (English Version) with Traditional Chinese Language Pack

      • Processor Technology

        Intel® Centrino® Duo processor technology

      • Chipset

        Intel® PM965 Express Chipset

      • Processor System Bus

        800MHz

      • Processor Name

        Intel® Core™2 Duo Processor T7300(2 GHz)*1*2

      • Network Connection

        Intel® PRO/Wireless 3945ABG Network Connection

      • Cache Memory

        4MB Advanced Smart Cache

      • Memory Bus

        667MHz

      • SO-DIMM Slots

        2 SO-DIMM slots (The pre-installed memory module uses one)

      • Pre-installed/Max

        1GB*3 (upgreadeable up to 2GB)

      • Hard Disk Drive

        160GB (HDD recovery storage max. 8GB*4, C: Remain) Serial ATA, 5400rpm

      • Maximum Reading Speed

        DVD+R: 8x (SD), 6x (DL) / DVD-R: 8x (SD), 6x (DL)/ DVD-RW: 8x/DVD+RW: 8x/ DVD-ROM: 8x/DVD-RAM: 5x/ CD-ROM: 24x/CD-R: 24x/CD-RW: 24x

      • Maximum Writing Speed

        DVD+R: 8x (SD), 4x (DL) / DVD-R: 8x (SD), 4x (DL)DVD+RW: 8x/DVD-RW: 6x/ DVD-RAM: 5x/ CD-R: 24x/CD-RW: 16x

      • Drive

        DVD±RW/±R DL/RAM Drive

      • Total Available Graphics Memory (Max)

        383MB*5

      • Graphics Accelerator

        NVIDIA® GeForce® 8400M GT notebook graphics processing unit(GPU)

      • Type

        15.4" Wide (WXGA: 1280 x 800) TFT Colour display (Clear Bright High Colour LCD 90)

      • i.LINK(IEEE 1394)

        4pin (S400) x 1

      • Display Output Connector

        Analogue RGB, mini D-sub 15pin x 1

      • SD Memory Card Slot

        SD Memory Card*7 (SDHC compatible, MMC compatible)

      • Microphone

        stereo mini jack x 1

      • S Video In/Out Connector

        Output x 1

      • DC IN

        x 1

      • USB

        High Speed USB 2.0 x 3

      • Network (RJ-45)Connector

        10Base-T/100Base-TX x 1

      • Compatible Memory Cards

        Memory Stick (Standard/Duo Size compatible, MagicGate compatible, Memory Stick PRO compatible, High-speed data transfer compatible) , SD Memory Card (SDHC compatible) , Multi Media Card

      • Modem

        V.92 and V.90 Compliant x 1

      • Memory Stick Slot

        Memory Stick (Standard/Duo Size compatible, MagicGate compatible, Memory Stick PRO compatible, High-speed data transfer compatible)*6

      • PC Card Slot

        ExpressCard™/34 x1

      • HDMI Connector

        Output x 1

      • Headphone

        stereo mini jack x 1

      • Network Connection

        PRO/Wireless 3945ABG Network Connection

      • Wireless LAN Type

        Integrated Wireless LAN IEEE 802.11a/b/g*8

      • Bluetooth

        Bluetooth standard Ver. 2.0+EDR

      • Wireless LAN Frequency

        Intel® ・Frequency: 5 GHz (802.11a), 2.4 GHz (802.11b/g)

      • Wireless LAN Data Rate

        Maximum 11Mbps (802.11b)/54 Mbps (802.11a/g) *9

      • Front Side Camera

        Effective Pixels: 640x480, Image Device: 1/6" VGA CMOS sensor, Lens: 2elements in 2groups F2.8, Focus distance:f=2.45mm

      • Microphone

        Built-in monaural microphone

      • Speaker

        Built-in stereo speakers

      • Sound Chip

        DSD compatible high quality sound chip: "Sound Reality" ( Intel® High Definition Audio compatible ) , 3D audio (Direct Sound 3D support)

      • Keyboard

        Approx. 19 mm key pitch / 2 mm keystroke, 82 keys

      • Touchpad

        Intelligent Touchpad

      • Optional Long Battery

        VGP-BPL8 Lithium-ion battery: up to 4 hours of use*13

      • Bundled Battery

        VGP-BPS8 Lithium-ion battery: up to 2.5 hours of use*13

      • Dimensions (WxHxD)

        355.8 x 24.9 - 34.5 x 254.4 mm

      • Weight

        2.65 kg (including the supplied battery)

      • Support

        VAIO Recovery Utility, VAIO Update 3.0, VAIO Hardware Diagnostics 3.3

      • Home Network

        VAIO Media 6.0

      • Tool

        Roxio Easy Media Creator 9.0, Adobe® Reader® 8, Norton Internet Security™ 2007*11

      • Music

        SonicStage CP 4.3, SonicStage Mastering Studio 2.3, SonicStage Mastering Studio Audio Filter 2.3, DSD Direct Player 1.0, Still Image/Photo: Windows® Photo Gallery , Adobe® Photoshop® Elements 5.0

      • Video Edit/Playback

        VAIO Video & Photo Suite1.1, Adobe® Premiere® Elements 3.0, VAIO Edit Components 6.2, WinDVD for VAIO 8.0

      • Utilities

        VAIO Control Center 2.0, VAIO Camera Utility 2.0

      • DVD Creation

        Click to DVD 2.6

      • AV Entertainment

        Windows® Media Center, Image Converter 3

      • AC Adaptor

        AC Adaptor(VGP-AC19V24)

      • Battery

        Lithium-ion battery(VGP-BPS8)*12

      • Period

        One year*13

  • Features and specifications are subject to change without notice.
     
    *1  CPU speed will be reduced under certain operating conditions.
    *2  IIntel® Virtualization Technology is not supported on VAIO.
    *3  If memory modules of the same capacity are installed to both of the two memory module slots, computer will run in dual channel mode and provide better performance. 
    *4  Necessary data for recovery (setting back to initial shipment settings) in the hard disk drive consuming approximately 8GB in size is available separately. 
    *5  Total Available Graphics Memory refers to the new Windows Vista classification of graphics memory, which is the total of Dedicated Video Memory, System Video Memory and Shared System Memory. 
    *6  Compatibility confirmed with Sony branded “Memory Stick” media only.
    *7  The copyright protection and high‑speed data transfer features of the SD memory card are not supported.
    *8  The maximum communication distance can vary depending on the obstacles or the distance between the communication devices, the radio waves, the operating system or the software being used.
    *9  The communication speed varies depending on the distance between communication devices, existence of obstacles between such devices, the device configuration, the radio conditions, and the software in use. In addition, communication may be cut off depending on the radio conditions.
    *10  Estimated battery life (under JEITA Battery Run Time Measurement Method ver. 1.0). Actual battery life may vary with different operating conditions and settings. For further details, please visit vaio‑online.sony.com
    *11  Free use of 90 days. Further update will be charged. 
    *12  This product may only function with a genuine Sony battery designed for this model. 
    *13  Warranty conditions may vary by region. 
     
      
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