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Operating System
Windows 8 Single Language 64 bit (English Version)
Language Pack
Simplified Chinese, Arabic, Thai
Processor Name
Intel® Core™ i5-3230M Processor 2.60 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 3.20 GHz*1
Chipset
Intel® HM76 Express Chipset
Cache Memory
3 MB (L3 Cache)
Pre-installed/Max
4 GB (4 GB (SO-DIMM) x 1) DDR3 SDRAM*2 (upgradeable up to 16 GB*3)
SO-DIMM Slots
DDR3 SO-DIMM slots (Unused Memory slot 1)
Memory Speed
1600 MT/s
Hard Disk Drive
750 GB*4 (Serial ATA, 5400 rpm)
Drive
DVD SuperMulti Drive
Maximum Reading Speed
DVD+R: 8x(SL), 8x(DL) / DVD-R: 8x(SL), 8x(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(SL), 6x(DL) / DVD-R: 8x(SL), 6x(DL) / DVD+RW: 8x / DVD-RW: 6x / DVD-RAM: 5x / CD-R: 24x / CD-RW: 10x
Graphics Accelerator
AMD Radeon™ HD 7670M / Intel® HD Graphics 4000
Dedicated Video Memory
2 GB DDR3
Type
14 inch wide (WXGA++: 1600 x 900) TFT colour display (VAIO Display, LED backlight, Touch screen(Capacitive))
Ambient light sensor
Yes
USB
SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.0) port Type A Connector with charging function x 1*5, SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.0) port Type A Connector x 1, Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0) port Type A Connector x 2
Network (RJ-45)Connector
1000BASE-T/100BASE-TX/10BASE-T x 1
Display Output Connector
Analogue RGB, Mini D-Sub 15 pin x 1
Headphone
Stereo, Mini Jack x 1
Microphone
Stereo, Mini Jack x 1
HDMI In/Out Connector
HDMI Out x 1
Memory Stick Slot
"Memory Stick Duo"("Memory Stick PRO-HG" compatible, "MagicGate" function)*6
SD Memory Card Slot
SD memory card(SDHC, SDXC compatible, UHS (SDR50) supported, Copyright protection function (CPRM))*6
DC IN
x 1
Wireless LAN Type
IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n*7
Wireless LAN Data Rate
Maximum transmission speed: 300 Mbps*8, Maximum receipt speed: 300 Mbps*8
Bluetooth
Bluetooth® standard Ver. 4.0 + HS
Front Side Camera
HD web camera powered by "Exmor for PC" (Resolution: 1280 x 1024, Effective Pixels: 1.31 Mega pixels)
Sound Chip
Intel® High Definition Audio
Speaker
Internal, Stereo speakers
Microphone
Internal, Monaural microphone
Audio Technology
Dolby® Home Theater® v4, "Clear Phase", "xLOUD"
Keyboard
19.05 mm key pitch/1.7 mm keystroke, 82 keys, Backlit Keyboard
Touchpad
Touchpad (Gesture supported)
Others
VGP-BMS21/X Bluetooth® laser mouse
Bundled Battery
VGP-BPS26A Lithium-ion battery: up to 7.0 hours of use*9
Optional Battery
VGP-BPL26 Lithium-ion battery: up to 11.0 hours of use*9
Rapid Wake
Rapid Wake + Eco
Dimensions (WxHxD)
341 x 22.6 (maximum 32.2) x 245 mm
Weight
2.4 kg (including the supplied battery)
Communication
Socialife
Microsoft Office
Microsoft Office trial*10
Music
Music app, Imagination Studio VAIO Edition (ACID™ Music Studio 9, Sound Forge™ Audio Studio 10)
Video & Photo
PowerDVD, Imagination Studio VAIO Edition (DVD Architect™ Studio 5.0, Movie Studio Platinum 12), Adobe® Photoshop® Elements 11, PlayMemories Home, Album app
Security
Trend Micro™ Titanium Maximum Security 60days*11
Utilities
VAIO Message Center, VAIO Control Center, VAIO Gesture Control, Xperia Link, Adobe® Reader® XI, Norton™ Online Backup, Power2Go
Support
VAIO Care, VAIO Transfer Support, VAIO Update
Mouse
Bluetooth® laser mouse (VGP-BMS21/X)
AC Adaptor
VGP-AC19V34 or VGP-AC19V38
Battery
VGP-BPS26A*12
Others
AA batteries, alkaline x 2, Keyboard skin(VGP-KBV6/N)*13