Operating System
Genuine Windows Vista® Business (English Version) with Traditional Chinese Language Pack
Processor Technology
Intel® Centrino® Processor Technology
Mobile Intel® 945GMS Express Chipset
Processor System Bus
Processor Name
Intel® Core™2 Solo Processor U2200 (1.20 GHz)*1*2
Cache Memory
Memory Bus
1 GB DDR2 SDRAM (on board)*3/-
Flash Memory
48GB*4 (Ultra ATA/66)
Total Available Graphics Memory (Max)
Graphics Accelerator
Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator 950
4.5"Wide (WSVGA: 1024x600) TFT colour display (Clear Bright LCD: White LED)
I/O Connector
I/O Connector x 1
stereo mini jack x 1
CompactFlash Slot
x 1
x 1
High Speed USB 2.0 x 1
Compatible Memory Cards
Memory Stick Duo (MagicGate compatible, Memory Stick PRO Duo compatible, High-speed data transfer compatible), CompactFlash
Memory Stick Slot
Memory Stick Duo Slot (MagicGate compatible, Memory Stick PRO Duo compatible, High-speed data transfer compatible)*6
stereo mini jack x 1
Network Connection
Intel® PRO/Wireless 3945ABG Network Connection
Wireless LAN Type
Integrated Wireless LAN IEEE 802.11a/b/g*7
Bluetooth standard Ver. 2.0+EDR
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) *8
Fingerprint Sensor
x 1
Back Side Camera
Effective Pixels: 1280x1024
Front Side Camera
Effective Pixels: 640x480
Bulit-in monaural microphone
Bulit-in monaural speaker
Sound Chip
Intel® High Definition Audio compatible, 3D audio (Direct Sound 3D support)
64 keys
Pointing Device
Touch Panel*9, Multi-pointer, Stylus
Optional Long Battery
VGP-BPL6 Lithium-ion battery: up to 7.5 hours of use*10
Bundled Battery
VGP-BPS6 Lithium-ion battery: up to 3.5 hours of use*10
Dimensions (WxHxD)
150.2 x 95 -100.5 x 32.2 - 38.2 mm
484 g (including the supplied battery)
VAIO Recovery Center 1.1, VAIO Update 3.0, VAIO Data Restore Tool 1.0
Home Network
VAIO Media 6.1
PenPlus for VAIO, Roxio Easy Media Creator 9.0, Adobe® Reader® 8.1, Norton Internet Security™ 2007*11
VAIO MusicBox 1.0
Video Edit/Playback
VAIO Movie Story 1.0, VAIO Content Importer/Exporter 1.2, WinDVD for VAIO 8.0
VAIO Control Center 2.1, VAIO Camera Utility 2.1, VAIO Camera Capture Utility 2.6, Setting Utility Series 3.0, Protector Suite QL 5.6, VAIO Touch Launcher 1.1
Still Image/Photo
Windows® Photo Gallery, Picasa™
Display/LAN Adapter
AV Out Connector (NTSC/PAL compatible), Monitor Connector (Analogue RGB, mini D-sub 15 pin), Network (RJ-45) connector (100BASE-TX/10BASE-T)
Carrying Pouch (for Main Unit), Strap, Folding Stand, Adapter Holding Band, Spare cap for the Multi-pointer (x2)
Port Replicator
USB 2.0 x 3, i.LINK(IEEE 1394) S400(4pin), Network(RJ-45) connector(100BASE-TX/10 BASE-T), AV Out Connector(NTSC/PAL compatible), Monitor connector(Analogue RGB, mini D-sub 15 pin), DC IN connector
Lithium-ion battery (VGP-BPS6)*12
AC Adaptor
AC Adaptor (VGP-AC16V7)
One year*13

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 Cannot be upgraded on board. The memory capacity actually available may be smaller than the one displayed depending on the software in use and operating environment.
*4 GB means one billion bytes when referring to flash memory capacity. Accessible capacity may vary. A portion of flash memory space is reserved as a recovery partition.
*5 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.
*6 Compatibility confirmed with Sony branded “Memory Stick” media only.
*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 The tablet function of Windows Vista® is not supported.
*10 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
*11 Free use of 90 days. Further update will be charged.
*12 This product may only function with a genuine Sony battery designed for this model.
*13 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
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