Hong Kong Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Arabic, Thai
Language Interface Pack
Windows 8.1 Pro 64 bit (English Version)
4 MB (L3 Cache)*2
Intel® Core™ i7-4500U Processor 1.80 GHz (Up to 3 GHz)*1
8 GB (8 GB (On Board)) LPDDR3 SDRAM*3 (Max)
256 GB*4 (256 GB x 1, Serial ATA)
Intel® HD Graphics 4400
X-Reality for mobile, Colour mode setting (Vivid, Natural, Text)
13.3 inch wide (Full HD: 1920 x 1080) TFT colour display (TRILUMINOS Display for mobile, LED backlight, Touch screen(Capacitive), OptiContrast™ Panel)
Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor
SD Memory Card Slot
SD memory card(SDHC, SDXC compatible, Copyright protection function (CPRM))*7
SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.0) port Type A Connector with charging function x 1, SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.0) port Type A Connector x 1
HDMI In/Out Connector
HDMI Out x 1
Memory Stick Slot
Memory Stick Duo("Memory Stick PRO-HG" compatible, "MagicGate" function ("MagicGate" is not supported for 256 MB or less capacity media. ))*6
Stereo, Mini Jack x 1 (also serves as Headset jack)*5
Bluetooth® standard Ver. 4.0 + HS*10
Yes (LTE supported)*8
Wireless LAN Data Rate
Maximum transmission speed: 300 Mbps*8, Maximum receipt speed: 300 Mbps*8
Wireless LAN Type
Accelerometer, Gyro, Digital Compass
Intel(R) Identity Protection Technology
Rear Side Camera
8M Camera powered by "Exmor RS for PC" (Resolution: 3264 x 2448, Effective pixels: 7.99 Mega pixels)
Front Side Camera
Full HD web camera powered by "Exmor R for PC" (Resolution: 1920 x 1080, Effective pixels: 2.07 Mega pixels)
Built-in Dual microphone
Built-in Stereo speakers
S-Master(Speaker Amplifier), S-FORCE Front Surround 3D, "Clear Phase", "xLOUD", ClearAudio+mode, "VPT", "Voice Zoom", "Sound Optimizer", Playback during sleep mode
Intel® High Definition Audio
19.05 mm key pitch/1.0 mm keystroke, 83 keys, Backlit Keyboard
Touchpad (Gesture supported)
Number of cells
VGP-BPS36 Lithium-ion battery: up to 11.5 hours of use*11
Rapid Wake + Eco
Network Connection during Sleep
330 x 9.2 (maximum 19.5) x 210 mm
1.348 kg (including the supplied battery)
VAIO Care, VAIO Update
Skype™, Socialife, Air Soccer Fever
Trend Micro™ Titanium Maximum Security 60days*13
Music app, Media Go
Video & Photo
Adobe® Photoshop® Elements 12, VAIO Creation (PlayMemories Home Plugin), PlayMemories Home, Album app, ArcSoft Camera for VAIO
VAIO Control Center, VAIO Gesture Control, Xperia Link, Adobe® Reader® XI, Norton™ Online Backup, TV SideView, VAIO Clip, VAIO Paper, VAIO Scan, FastAccess™, Note Anytime for VAIO
- Features and specifications are subject to change without notice.
*1 CPU speed will be reduced under certain operating conditions.
The maximum frequency can be achieved with Intel(R) Turbo Boost Technology 2.0.
*2 CPU speed will be reduced under certain operating conditions.
*3 The memory capacity actually available may be smaller than the one displayed depending on the software in use and operating environment.
*4 One GB means one billion bytes, and one TB or terabyte means one trillion bytes, when referring to storage capacity. Accessible capacity may vary depending on system configuration and preloaded content. A portion of space is reserved as a recovery area.
*5 You can connect external sound output devices (such as speakers, headphones, or a headset) to your VAIO computer. Use a Sony smartphone compatible headset (not supplied) to make an Internet call and voice chat. The remote of your headset does not work with your VAIO computer. Your headset may not work correctly with your VAIO computer. An external microphone with a 3‑pole mini plug does not work with the headset compatible headphone jack.
*6 The "Memory Stick" slot on your computer does not support "MagicGate" technology of "Memory Stick" with capacity of up to 256 MB.
Your VAIO computer has been tested and found compatible with any Sony branded "Memory Stick" of up to 32 GB, available as of January 2013. However, "Memory Stick" compatibility is not guaranteed in all cases.
*7 Some types of SD memory cards, for example ones with the UHS (Ultra High Speed data transfer feature), may become extremely hot due to continuous access to the memory cards. In such a case, wait for a while before removing the memory card until it cools down.
SD memory cards (up to 2 GB), SDHC memory cards (up to 32 GB) and SDXC memory cards (up to 128 GB) available as of May 2013 have been tested and found compatible with your VAIO computer. However, it is not guaranteed that all SD memory cards, SDHC memory cards or SDXC memory cards will be compatible with the computer.
*8 This feature requires the network services provided by third‑party telecom operators and may cause the data communication costs. please make sure that your computer is supported by the network standard and confirm with your operator about the coverage and if your area is covered by the network, and also the specific terms of service.
According to aviation‑related laws and regulations, the usage of the wireless WAN is prohibited on the airplane.
When the wireless WAN is connected to the Internet, if the automatic update of computer operating system or software is turned on, it may cause data communication costs or lead to the effective communication speed decrease. Please note that Windows Update, VAIO Update, or other software's automatic update features.
*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, communications may be cut off depending on the radio conditions.
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.
*10 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, communications may be cut off depending on the radio conditions.
*11 The continuous battery life may vary upon usage pattern, product settings, and environmental conditions.
Estimated battery life (under JEITA Battery Run Time Measurement Method ver.1.0,measurement method (a)).
*12 1 month trial for new Microsoft Office 365 customers.
*13 Free use of 60 days. Further update will be charged.
<Important notice when playing back HD contents>
[AVC HD Playback]
‑ Depending on system environment, you may find sound interruptions and/or dropped frames during AVC HD playback.
The trademarks, including but not limited to "Sony", "VAIO", "Memory Stick", "xLOUD" and "Clear Phase" are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Sony Corporation and/or its subsidiaries.
Xperia is a trademark or registered trademark of Sony Mobile Communications AB.
Adobe, the Adobe logo, Adobe Reader and Adobe Premiere are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the U.S. and/or other countries.
Intel, the Intel logo, Intel Inside, Intel Inside Logo, Intel Core, Core Inside, Ultrabook, Ultrabook logo are trademarks of Intel Corporation in the U.S. and/or other countries.
Microsoft and Windows are either registered trademarks or trademarks of the Microsoft Corporation in the U.S. and/or other countries.
All other trademarks are trademarks of their respective owners.
Some applications may require installation via download.
Internet connection may be required in order to install some applications.
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.