• Operating System

        Genuine Windows Vista® Home Premium (English version) with Traditional Chinese Language Pack

      • Chipset

        Intel® 945PM Express Chipset

      • Processor System Bus

        667MHz

      • Processor Name

        Intel® Core™2 Duo Processor T5600 (1.83GHz)*1*2

      • Cache Memory

        2MB Advanced Smart Cache

      • Memory Bus

        667MHz

      • SO-DIMM Slots

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

      • Pre-installed

        1GB DDR2 SDRAM*3 (upgradeable up to 2GB)

      • Hard Disk Drive

        120GB (HDD Recovery Storage:7GB*4, C:Remain) Serial ATA, 5400 rpm

      • Maximum Reading Speed

        DVD-ROM 8x / DVD+R, DVD-R, DVD+R DL, DVD-R DL, DVD+RW, DVD-RW: 6x / DVD-RAM: 5x / CD-R, CD-ROM, CD-RW: 24x

      • Maximum Writing Speed

        DVD+R, DVD-R: 8x / DVD+RW, DVD-RW:4x / DVD+R DL:2.4x / DVD-R DL:2x / DVD-RAM: 5x / CD-R: 24x / CD-RW: 16x

      • Drive

        DVD±RW/±R DL/RAM Drive

      • Total Available Graphics Memory (Max)

        319MB*6

      • Graphics Accelerator

        NVIDIA® GeForce® Go 7400 notebook graphics processing unit (GPU)

      • Type

        15.4" Wide (WXGA: 1280 x 800) TFT colour display (Clear Bright LCD: Single Lamp, Standard View)

      • Line-In

        stereo mini jack x 1

      • i.LINK(IEEE 1394)

        4pin (S400) x 1

      • SD Memory Card Slot

        SD Memory Card slot*8 (MMC compatible)

      • Microphone

        stereo mini jack x 1

      • USB

        USB 2.0 x 4

      • Network (RJ-45)Connector

        10Base-T/100Base-TX x 1

      • Modem

        V.92 and V.90 Compliant x 1

      • Memory Stick Slot

        Memory Stick slot*7(Standard/Duo Size PRO compatible, MagicGate compatible, Memory Stick PRO compatible, High-speed data transfer compatible)

      • PC Card Slot

        ExpressCard™ /54 x 1, Type I/II x 1

      • Headphone

        stereo mini jack x 1

      • Wireless LAN Frequency

        2.4 GHz (802.11b/g)

      • Wireless LAN Data Rate

        maximum 11 Mbps (802.11b)/54 Mbps (802.11g) *10

      • Wireless LAN Type

        Integrated Wireless LAN IEEE 802.11b/802.11g*9

      • Front Side Camera

        Effective Pixels: 640 x 480, Image Device: 1/6", VGA CMOS, Lens: 2 elements in 2 groups, F2.8 (Fixed), Focus distance: f = 2.45mm

      • Microphone

        Built-in monaural microphone

      • Speaker

        Built-in stereo speakers

      • Sound Chip

        DSD compatible high quality sound chip: “Sound Reality” ( Intel® High Definition Audio compatible ), 3D audio (Direct Sound 3D support)

      • Keyboard

        Approx.18 mm key pitch / 2.3 mm Keystroke, 82 Keys

      • Touchpad

        Intelligent Touchpad

      • Bundled Battery

        VGP-BPS2B*11 Lithium-ion battery: up to 2.0 hours of use *12

      • Dimensions (WxHxD)

        470.2mm×289.9mm×141.7mm(Under minimal tilt with folded keyboard) / 470.2mm×257.9mm×363.5mm(Under maximal tilt with opened keyboard)

      • Weight

        4.5kg (including the supplied battery)

      • Support

        VAIO Recovery Utility, VAIO Update 3.0

      • Home Network

        VAIO Media 6.0

      • Tool

        Roxio Easy Media Creator 9.0 (Installer), Adobe® Reader® 7, Norton Internet Security™ 2007*13

      • Music

        SoundFLOW, SonicStage CP 4.2, SonicStage Mastering Studio 2.3, SonicStage Mastering Studio Audio Filter 2.3

      • Video Edit/Playback

        DVgate Plus 2.3, VAIO Video & Photo Utility 1.0, Adobe® Premiere® Elements 3.0 (Installer), VAIO Edit Components 6.1 (Installer), WinDVD for VAIO 8.0

      • Utilities

        VAIO Control Center 2.0, VAIO Camera Utility 2.0

      • DVD Creation

        Click to DVD 2.6

      • AV Entertainment

        Windows® Media Center

      • Still Image/Photo

        Windows® Photo Gallery , Adobe® Photoshop® Elements 5.0 (Installer)

      • AC Adaptor

        AC adapter (VGP-AC19V12)

      • Others

        8cm Disc Adapter

      • Battery

        Lithium-ion battery (VGP-BPS2B)

      • Period

        Two years*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 If memory modules of the same capacity are installed to both of the two memory module slots, computer will run in dual channel mode and provide better performance.
    *4 Necessary data for recovery (setting back to initial shipment settings) in the hard disk drive consuming approximately 7GB in size is available separately.
    *5 This optical drive is not capable of writing data onto an 8cm disc.
    Please use the bundled 8cm disc adapter for reading data of an 8cm disc.
    *6 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.
    *7 Compatibility confirmed with Sony branded “Memory Stick” media only.
    *8 The copyright protection and high‑speed data transfer features of the SD memory card are not supported.
    *9 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, communication
    may be cut off depending on the radio conditions.
    *11 This product may only function with a genuine Sony battery designed for this model.
    *12 Estimated battery life (under JEITA Battery Run Time Measurement Method (ver.1.0).)
    *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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