• Operating System

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

      • Processor Technology

        Intel® Centrino® Processor Technology

      • Chipset

        Intel® 945GMS Express Chipset

      • Processor System Bus


      • Processor Name

        Intel® Core™ Solo Processor U1500 (1.33 GHz)*1*2

      • Network Connection

        Intel®PRO/Wireless 3945ABG Network Connection

      • Cache Memory

        2MB (on CPU)

      • Memory Bus


      • SO-DIMM Slots

        1 SO-DIMM Slot (The pre-installed memory module uses one)

      • Pre-installed/Max

        1GB ( 512MB on board, upgradeable up to 1.5 GB)

      • Hard Disk Drive

        100GB (HDD recovery storage max. 7GB*3, C: Remain) Ultra ATA/100, 4200rpm

      • Maximum Reading Speed

        DVD+R: 8x (SL), 6x (DL)/DVD-R: 8x (SL), 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 (SL)4x (DL)/ DVD-R: 8x (SL), 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)*4


      • Graphics Accelerator

        Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator 950

      • Type

        12.1" (XGA: 1024 x 768) TFT Colour display (White LED)

      • Display Output Connector

        Analogue RGB, mini D-sub 15pin x 1

      • SD Memory Card Slot

        SD Memory Card*6 (MMC compatible)

      • Microphone

        stereo mini jack x 1

      • DC IN

        x 1

      • USB

        High Speed USB 2.0 x 2

      • Network (RJ-45)Connector

        10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T 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, Multi Media Card*10

      • 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)*5

      • PC Card Slot

        Type I/II x 1

      • Headphone

        stereo mini jack x1

      • Network Connection

        Intel®PRO/Wireless 3945ABG Network Connection

      • Wireless LAN Type

        Integrated Wireless LAN IEEE 802.11a/b/g*7

      • Bluetooth

        Bluetooth standard Ver. 2.0+EDR

      • Wireless LAN Frequency

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

      • Wireless LAN Data Rate

        maximum 11Mbps (802.11b)/54 Mbps (802.11a/g) *8

      • Securiry Chip

        TCG Ver.1.2 compliant Trusted Platform Module (TPM)

      • Fingerprint Sensor

        x 1

      • Speaker

        Built-in monaural speaker

      • Sound Chip

        Intel® High Definition Audio compatible, 3D audio (DirectSound 3D support)

      • Keyboard

        Approx. 17 mm key pitch / 2.0 mm keystroke , 82 keys

      • Touchpad

        Intelligent Touchpad

      • Bundled Battery

        VGP-BPL7 Lithium-ion battery: up to 11.5 hours of use*9

      • Dimensions (WxHxD)

        277 x 23.5 - 25.5 x 215 mm

      • Weight

        1.15 Kg (including supplied battery)

      • Support

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

      • Tool

        Roxio Easy Media Creator 9.0 (Installer) , Adobe® Reader® 7, Norton Internet Security™ 2007*10

      • Video Edit/Playback

        WinDVD for VAIO 8.0

      • Utilities2

        Peripheral Device & Storage Media Restriction Setting Utility

      • Utilities1

        VAIO Control Center 2.0, VAIO HDD Protection 2.0, Infineon TPM Professional Package (Installer), Protector Suite QL 5.3, Battery Care Function, VAIO Status Monitor

      • Still Image/Photo

        Windows® Photo Gallery

      • AC Adaptor

        AC Adaptor(VGP-AC16V11)

      • Others

        Lithium-ion battery(VGP-BPS2C)*15

      • Battery

        Lithium-ion battery(VGP-BPL7)*11

      • Period

        One year*12

  • 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  Necessary data for recovery (setting back to initial shipment settings) in the hard disk drive consuming approximately 7GB in size is available separately.
    *4  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.
    *5  Compatibility confirmed with Sony branded “Memory Stick” media only.
    *6  The copyright protection and high‑speed data transfer features of the SD memory card are not supported. Not compatible with SD Memory Cards of more than 2GB capacity such as SDHC Memory Card.
    *7  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.
    *8  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. 
    *9  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 
    *10  Free use of 90 days. Further update will be charged. 
    *11  This product may only function with a genuine Sony battery designed for this model. 
    *12  Warranty conditions may vary by region. 
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    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.