Language Pack
Operating System
Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium with Service Pack 1 64-bit (English Version)
Cache Memory
3 MB (L3 Cache)
Processor Name
Intel® Core™ i5-2410M Processor 2.30 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 2.90 GHz*1
Intel® HM65 Express Chipset
Memory Speed
1333 MT/s
DDR3 SO-DIMM slots (Unused Memory slot 1)
4 GB (4 GB (SO-DIMM) x 1) DDR3 SDRAM*2 (upgradeable up to 8 GB*3)
Hard Disk Drive
500 GB*4 (Serial ATA, 7200 rpm)
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
DVD SuperMulti Drive
Dedicated Video Memory
512 MB GDDR5
Graphics Accelerator
AMD Radeon™ HD 6470M
21.5 inch wide (Full HD: 1920x1080) TFT colour display (VAIO Display Plus, LED backlight, Touchscreen Function Supported)
SD Memory Card Slot
SD memory card(SDHC, SDXC compatible, Copyright protection (CPRM))*6
Stereo, Mini Jack x 1
x 1
Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0) Type A Connector x 2, SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.0) Type A Connector x 2
Network (RJ-45)Connector
1000BASE-T/100BASE-TX/10BASE-T x 1
Memory Stick Slot
"Memory Stick Duo"("Memory Stick PRO-HG" compatible, "MagicGate" )*5
Stereo, Mini Jack x 1
Bluetooth® standard Ver. 2.1 + EDR
Wireless LAN Data Rate
Maximum transmission speed: 150 Mbps*8, Maximum receipt speed: 150 Mbps*8
Wireless LAN Type
IEEE 802.11b/g/n*7
Front Side Camera
web camera (Resolution: 640 x 480, Effective Pixels: 0.3 Mega pixels)
Internal, Monaural microphone
Internal, Stereo speakers(2W + 2W)
Audio Technology
Dolby® Home Theater® v3, S-FORCE Front Surround 3D
Sound Chip
Intel® High Definition Audio
VGP-WKB11 Wireless Keyboard: 19.05 mm key pitch/2.7 mm keystroke, 103 keys
VGP-WMS30 Laser Wireless Mouse
Dimensions (WxHxD)
525 x 398-366 x 185-310 mm, Keyboard: 427 x 28 x 129 mm
9 kg
VAIO Care, VAIO Care Rescue, VAIO Update, VAIO Transfer Support, Norton™ Online Backup  60-day Free Trial*13
Word Processor / Spreadsheet
Microsoft® Office Starter 2010*10
Trend Micro Titanium Maximum Security 60days*13
Adobe® Reader® X, Microsoft® Touch Pack for Windows® 7
Content Creation/Editing
PMB VAIO Edition, Adobe® Premiere® Elements 9, Adobe® Photoshop® Elements 9
VAIO Control Center, VAIO Gate, WebCam Companion, Magic-i™ Visual Effects, WebCam Message Board, Remote Keyboard*11, Remote Play with PlayStation®3*12, Family Paint 2D, VAIO Touch Portal
AV Entertainment
Media Gallery*9, Windows® Media Center, Quick Web Access
Wireless Keyboard (VGP-WKB11)
AC Adaptor
VGP-AC19V46 or VGP-AC19V53
AA batteries, alkaline x2
Laser Wireless Mouse (VGP-WMS30)

Features and specifications are subject to change without notice.
*1 CPU speed will be reduced under certain operating conditions. For the availability of Intel® Virtualization Technology, please visit our web site at‑
*2 If memory modules of the same capacity are installed to both of the two memory module slots, the supported dual channel mode provides better performance.
*3 Sony does not guarantee compatibility with memories of other brands.
*4 GB means one billion bytes when referring to storage capacity. Accessible capacity may vary. A portion of storage space is reserved as a recovery partition.
*5 Compatibility confirmed with Sony branded “Memory Stick” media only.  Memory Stick Duo slot and SD Memory Card slot share one slot.
*6 Memory Stick Duo slot and SD Memory Card slot share one slot.
*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 When you change the Power Plan to “Power saver”, WMV HD contents may not playback smoothly.  In that case, please change the Power Plan to “Balanced” or “High performance”.
*10 Microsoft® Office Starter 2010 includes reduced‑functionality versions of Word 2010 and Excel 2010 with advertising.  Does not include PowerPoint®, Outlook® or Publisher. To activate full‑featured Office software, purchase an Office 2010 Product Key.
*11 Compatible with certain devices only.
*12 Available in certain countries only.
*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.

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