• Language Pack

        Hong Kong Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Arabic, Thai

      • Language Interface Pack

        Vietnamese

      • Operating System

        Genuine Windows Vista® Home Premium 32-bit (English Version) with Service Pack 1

      • Chipset

        Mobile Intel® PM965 Express Chipset

      • Processor System Bus

        800MHz

      • Processor Name

        Intel® Core™2 Duo Processor T8300 (2.40 GHz)*1*2

      • Cache Memory

        3MB

      • Memory Bus

        667MHz

      • SO-DIMM slots

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

      • Pre-installed/Max

        2GB DDR2 SDRAM*3*4

      • Hard Disk Drive

        1 TB*5 (Serial ATA, 7200 rpm)

      • Maximum Reading Speed

        BD-ROM: 2x/BD-R: 2x (SL), 1.6x (DL)/BD-RE: 2x (SL), 1.6x (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: 8x/CD-RW: 8x

      • Drive

        Blu-ray Disc™ Combo Drive

      • Dedicated Video Memory

        256MB

      • Graphics Accelerator

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

      • Tuner

        Digital (DVB-T)/Analogue Hybrid Tuner x 1*6

      • 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*9 (SDHC compatible, MMC compatible)

      • Microphone

        Stereo mini jack x 1

      • Others

        VHF/UHF Connector, Optical Out Connector, Wireless LAN Antenna Connector, Remote Sensor

      • DC IN

        x 1

      • USB

        High Speed USB 2.0 x 4

      • Network (RJ-45)Connector

        10Base-T/100Base-TX x 1

      • Memory Stick Slot

        Memory Stick (Standard/Duo Size compatible, MagicGate compatible, Memory Stick PRO compatible, High-speed data transfer compatible)*8

      • HDMI Connector

        Output x 1 (DVI-D compatible*7)

      • Headphone

        Stereo mini jack x 1

      • Wireless LAN Frequency

        5 GHz (802.11a), 2.4 GHz (802.11b/g)

      • Wireless LAN Data Rate

        Maximum Data rate: 11 Mbps (802.11b), 54 Mbps (802.11a/g) *11

      • Network Connection

        Intel® PRO/Wireless 3945ABG Network Connection

      • Wireless LAN Type

        Integrated Wireless LAN IEEE 802.11a/b/g*10

      • Sound Chip

        Intel® High Definition Audio compatible ・ 3D audio (Direct Sound 3D support)

      • Keyboard

        VGP-WKB6IE Wireless keyboard: Approx. 19 mm key pitch / 2.7 mm keystroke , 82 keys

      • Touchpad

        Intelligent Touchpad

      • Dimensions (WxHxD)

        270 x 91 x 270 mm

      • Weight

        3.5kg

      • Support

        VAIO Recovery Center, VAIO Update, VAIO Data Restore Tool

      • Word Processor / Spreadsheet

        60-Day Trial Version of Microsoft® Office Professional 2007*12

      • Home Network

        VAIO Media plus

      • Tool

        Roxio Easy Media Creator, Adobe® Reader® 9, McAfee PC SecurityCenter 90-day Free Trial*13

      • Music

        VAIO MusicBox, SonicStage Mastering Studio

      • Video Edit/Playback

        VAIO Movie Story, Adobe® Premiere® Elements® 7, VAIO Edit Components, WinDVD BD for VAIO

      • Utilities

        VAIO Control Center

      • DVD Creation

        Click to Disc, Click to Disc Editor

      • AV Entertainment

        Windows® Media center SP1

      • Internet Browser

        VAIO Living Browser

      • Still Image/Photo

        PMB (Picture Motion Browser), Windows® Photo Gallery, Adobe® Photoshop® Elements® 7

      • AC Adaptor

        AC Adaptor(VGP-AC19V16)

      • Others

        Wireless keyboard (VGP-WKB6IE) , Remote Commander (RM-MCE30E) , Wireless LAN Antenna , HDMI Cable , HDMI to DVI-D adaptor , TV Coaxial Cable , 6 AA Batteries

  • Features and specifications are subject to change without notice.  
    *1 CPU speed will be reduced under certain operating conditions.
    *2 Intel® 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, the supported dual channel mode provides better performance.
    *4 A portion of the system memory over 3GB may not be available to the operating system. Sony does not guarantee compatibility with memories of other brands.
    *5 TB means one trillion bytes when referring to hard disk drive capacity. Accessible capacity may vary. A portion of hard disk space is reserved as a recovery partition.
    *6 There may be some cases in which the programmes cannot be seen depending on the Cable TV Service. Please contact each Cable TV Service for further information.
    *7 Compatibility secured by the bundled HDMI to DVI‑D adaptor.
    *8 Compatibility confirmed with Sony branded “Memory Stick” media only.
    *9 The copyright protection of the SD memory card is not supported.
    *10 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.
    *11 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.
    *12 This software is intended for evaluation purposes only. It must be activated before actual use, and the activation procedures will be detailed during initial launch.
     Activation requires Internet access, which enables certain functions included. This software has an expiration date of 60 days from date of first use, at which time the software will operate under reduced‑functionality mode, limiting options and operations.
    *13 Free use of 90 days. Further update will be charged.

     
    <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.
     
    <Important notice when using a set‑top box (STB)> 
    ‑ This computer does not support video and audio output signals from the STB. To watch TV programs through the STB, 
    the STB needs to be equipped with an RF output port (modulated video output), and connect the STV using the RF output port. 
    ‑ The STB can only be controlled by a remote control supplied with the STB. 
    ‑ TV programs can not be recorded through the STB. 
     
    The trademarks, including but not limited to "SONY", "VAIO", "Memory Stick" and "SonicStage" 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, Centrino Logo, Core Inside, Intel, Intel Logo, Intel Core, Intel Inside, Intel Inside Logo, Pentium and 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.