• Language Pack

        Hong Kong Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Arabic, Thai

      • Language Interface Pack


      • Operating System

        Genuine Windows® 7 Professional 64-bit (English Version)

      • Cache Memory

        4 MB (L3 Cache)

      • Processor Name

        Intel® Core™ i7-640M Processor 2.80 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 3.46 GHz*1

      • Chipset

        Intel® HM57 Express Chipset

      • Memory Speed

        1066 MT/s

      • SO-DIMM Slots

        DDR3 SO-DIMM slots (Unused Memory slot 0)

      • Pre-installed/Max

        8 GB (4 GB x 2) DDR3 SDRAM*2 (Max)

      • Flash Memory

        256 GB*3 (64 GB x 4 (RAID 0)*4, Serial ATA)

      • Maximum Reading Speed

        BD-ROM: 2x, BD-R: 2x(SL), 2x(DL) / BD-RE: 2x(SL), 2x(DL) / DVD+R: 8x(SL), 6x(DL) / DVD-R: 8x(SL), 6x(DL) / DVD+RW: 6x, DVD-RW: 6x, DVD-ROM: 8x, DVD-RAM: 5x, CD-ROM: 24x, CD-R: 24x, CD-RW: 24x

      • Maximum Writing Speed

        DVD+R: 8x(SL), 2.4x(DL) / DVD-R: 8x(SL), 2x(DL) / DVD+RW: 4x, DVD-RW: 4x, DVD-RAM: 5x, CD-R: 16x, CD-RW: 10x

      • Drive

        Blu-ray Disc™ ROM Drive with DVD SuperMulti

      • Dedicated Video Memory

        1 GB DDR3 (SPEED MODE)

      • Graphics Accelerator

        NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 330M GPU(SPEED MODE) / Intel® HD Graphics(STAMINA MODE)

      • Type

        13.1 inch wide (Full HD: 1920x1080) TFT colour display (VAIO Display Premium, LED backlight, Adbe RGB 96% coverage)

      • Display Output Connector

        Analogue RGB, Mini D-Sub 15 pin x 1

      • SD Memory Card Slot

        SD memory card (SDHC,SDXC compatible, Copyright protection (CPRM))

      • Microphone

        Stereo, Mini Jack x 1

      • Others

        Port Replicator x 1

      • DC IN

        x 1

      • USB

        Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0) x 3

      • HDMI In/Out Connector

        HDMI Out x 1

      • Network (RJ-45)Connector

        1000BASE-T/100BASE-TX/10BASE-T x 1

      • Memory Stick Slot

        Memory Stick Duo (Memory Stick PRO-HG compatible, MagicGate )*5

      • PC Card Slot

        ExpressCard™/34 x 1

      • Headphone

        Stereo, Mini Jack x 1

      • Bluetooth

        Bluetooth® standard Ver. 2.1 + EDR

      • Wireless LAN Data Rate

        Maximum transmission speed: 300 Mbps*7, Maximum receipt speed: 300 Mbps*7

      • Wireless LAN Type

        IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n*6

      • Security Chip

        TCG ver.1.2 compliant

      • Fingerprint Sensor


      • Front Side Camera

        Resolution: 640 x 480, Effective Pixels: 0.3 Mega pixels

      • Microphone

        Internal Monaural Microphone

      • Speaker

        Internal Stereo Speakers

      • Audio Technology

        Sound Reality™

      • Sound Chip

        Intel® High Definition Audio

      • Keyboard

        19.05 mm key pitch/2.0 mm keystroke, 82 keys, Backlit Keyboard

      • Touchpad

        Touchpad (Gesture supported)

      • Optional Battery

        VGP-BPL20 Lithium-ion battery: up to 8.0 hours of use*8

      • Bundled Battery

        VGP-BPS20/B Lithium-ion battery: up to 5.0 hours of use*8

      • Dimensions (WxHxD)

        314 x 23.8-32.7 x 210 mm

      • Weight

        1.44 kg (including the supplied battery)

      • Support

        VAIO Care, VAIO Care Rescue, VAIO Update, VAIO Transfer Support, Norton™ Online Backup 60-day Free Trial*12

      • Word Processor / Spreadsheet

        Microsoft® Office Starter 2010*9

      • Home Network

        VAIO Media plus

      • Security

        McAfee PC SecurityCenter 30-day Free Trial*10, Webroot® Spy Sweeper® 90-day Free Trial*11

      • Tool

        Evernote for VAIO, Adobe® Reader® 9

      • Content Creation/Editing

        PMB VAIO Edition, Adobe® Premiere® Elements 8, Adobe® Photoshop® Elements 8

      • Utilities

        VAIO Control Center, Battery Care Function, VAIO Gate, VAIO Window Organizer, WebCam Companion, Magic-i™ Visual Effects, Infineon TPM Professional Package, Protector Suite 2009

      • AV Entertainment

        Media Gallery, Windows® Media Center, WinDVD BD

      • AC Adaptor


      • Others

        Cleaning Cloth, Noise Cancelling Headphones:MDR-NC021LP/BM2, Windows® 7 Professional 32-bit Recovery Media

      • Battery


  • Features and specifications are subject to change without notice.
    *1 CPU speed will be reduced under certain operating conditions. For the availability of Intel® Virtualization Technology, please visit our web site at http://www.sony‑asia.com/subtype/notifications/asset/339736/productcategory/it+personal+computer
    *2 If memory modules of the same capacity are installed to both of the two memory module slots, the supported dual channel mode provides better performance.
    *3 GB means one billion bytes when referring to storage capacity. Accessible capacity may vary. A portion of storage space is reserved as a recovery partition.
    *4 Set to RAID 0 (Striping) at initial shipment settings. It will be displayed as 256GB x 1 on the Windows operating system.
    *5 Compatibility confirmed with Sony branded “Memory Stick” media only.
    *6 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.
    *7 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.
    *8 Estimated battery life (under JEITA Battery Run Time Measurement Method ver.1.0,measurement method (a)).
    Actual battery life may vary with different operating conditions and settings. For further details, please visit http://www.sony‑asia.com/support/vaio/jeita
    *9 Microsoft® Office Starter 2010 includes reduced‑functionality versions of Word 2010 and Excel 2010 with advertising. Does not include PowerPoint®, Outlook® or Publisher. To activate full‑featured Office software, purchase an Office 2010 Product Key.
    *10 Free use of 30 days. Further update will be charged.
    *11 Free use of 90 days. Further update will be charged.
    *12 Free use of 60 days. Further update will be charged.
    *13 This product may only function with a genuine Sony battery designed for this model.

    <Important notice when playing back HD contents>
    [Supporting Blu‑ray Disc]
    ‑The Blu‑ray Disc Drive does not support BD‑RE 1.0 discs and Blu‑ray cartridge discs.

    [Blu‑ray Disc Playback]
    ‑ Requires compatible high‑definition display for high definition playback. Playback of AACS protected media may require an HDCP compliant output and HDCP compliant display.
    ‑ You may need to connect to the Internet when playing copyright protected Blu‑ray discs.
    ‑ Region settings are required for Movies and BD‑ROM contents. If the region setting and the region of the disc do not match, playback is not possible.

    [AVC HD Playback]
    ‑ Depending on system environment, you may find sound interruptions and/or dropped frames during AVC HD playback.

    <Restriction on Windows® 7 Professional 32‑bit Recovery Media>
    Note that certain features and software of the followings may be unusable/limited after recovering from Windows® 7 Professional 64‑bit to 32‑bit (applies to the VAIO models equipped):
    ‑ Motion Reality HD
    ‑ The copyright protection function of the SD, SDHC and SDXC memory card
    ‑ Memory Stick and SD card drive appears on Device and Printer Addition to the listed above, other features and software may be unusable/limited.
    Addition to the listed above, other features and software may be unusable/limited.

    The trademarks, including but not limited to "Sony", "VAIO"and "Memory Stick" are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Sony Corporation and/or its subsidiaries.
    Adobe, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Reader and Adobe Premiere are trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries.
    Centrino, Centrino Inside, Core Inside, Intel, Intel Logo, Intel Atom, Intel Atom Inside, Intel Core, Intel Inside, Intel Inside Logo, Pentium, Pentium Inside are trademarks of Intel Corporation in the U.S. and other countries.
    Windows, Windows Vista, the Windows logo and Microsoft are trademarks or registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.
    All other product and brand names may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.
    Whilst information given is true at time of printing, small production changes in the course of our company's policy of improvement through research and design might not necessarily be included in the specifications. E&OE. Actual models may differ slightly in appearance to illustrations provided.