• Operating System

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

      • Processor Technology

        Intel® Centrino® Processor Technology

      • Chipset

        Mobile Intel® 945GMS Express Chipset

      • Processor System Bus

        533MHz

      • Processor Name

        Intel® Core™2 Duo Processor U7600(1.20 GHz)*1*2

      • Network Connection

        Intel® Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN

      • Cache Memory

        2MB

      • Memory Bus

        667MHz*3

      • SO-DIMM slots

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

      • Pre-installed

        1GB DDR2 SDRAM (upgradeable up to 2GB*4)

      • Hard Disk Drive

        100GB*5(Ultra ATA/100, 4200rpm)

      • Maximum Reading Speed

        DVD+R: 8x (SL), 4x (SL), DVD-R: 8x (SL), 4x (SL), DVD+RW: 8x/DVD-RW: 6x, DVD-ROM: 8x/DVD-RAM: 5x, CD-ROM: 24x/CD-R: 24x/CD-RW: 24x

      • Maximum Writing Speed

        DVD+R: 8x (SL), 4x (SL), DVD-R: 8x (SL), 4x (SL), DVD+RW: 8x/DVD-RW: 6x, DVD-RAM: 5x, CD-R: 24x/CD-RW: 16x

      • Drive

        DVD±RW/±R DL/RAM Drive

      • Graphics Accelerator

        Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator 950

      • Type

        11.1" (WXGA: 1366 x 768) TFT Colour display (Clear Bright High Colour LCD: White LED)

      • i.LINK(IEEE 1394)

        4pin (S400) x 1

      • SD Memory Card Slot

        SD Memory Card*7 (SDHC compatible, MMC compatible)

      • Microphone

        Stereo mini jack x 1

      • Display OutputConnector

        Analogue RGB, mini D-sub 15pin x 1

      • Others

        Docking Station Connector 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 (SDHC compatible), Multi Media Card

      • 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)*6

      • PC Card Slot

        ExpressCard™/34 x1

      • Headphone

        Stereo mini jack x 1

      • Network Connection

        Intel® Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN

      • Bluetooth

        Bluetooth standard Ver. 2.0+EDR

      • Wireless LAN Frequency

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

      • Wireless LAN

        Integrated Wireless LAN IEEE 802.11a/b/g/Draft n *8

      • Wireless LAN Data Rate

        Maximum data rate:11 Mbps(802.11b),54 Mbps(802.11a/g),300 Mbps(Draft 802.11n) *9

      • Security Chip

        TCG Ver.1.2 compliant Trusted Platform Module (TPM)

      • Fingerprint Sensor

        x 1

      • Front Side Camera

        Effective Pixels: 640x480

      • Keyboard/Input Device

        Approx. 17 mm key pitch / 1.7 mm keystroke ・82 keys ・ Intelligent Touchpad

      • Microphone

        Built-in monaural microphone

      • Speaker

        Built-in stereo speakers

      • Sound Chip

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

      • Optional Long Battery

        VGP-BPX11 Lithium-ion battery: up to 16.5 hours of use*10

      • Bundled Battery

        VGP-BPL11 Lithium-ion battery: up to 11 hours of use*10

      • Dimensions (WxHxD)

        277 x 22.5 - 29.8 x 198.2 mm

      • Weight

        1200 g (including the supplied battery)

      • Word Processor / Spreadsheet

        60-Days Trial Version of Microsoft® Office Professional 2007*12

      • Home Network

        VAIO Media 6.0

      • Tool

        Roxio Easy Media Creator 9.1, Adobe® Reader® 8, Norton Internet Security™ 2008(Installer)*13

      • Music

        VAIO MusicBox 1.1, SonicStage Mastering Studio 2.4, SonicStage Mastering Studio Audio Filter 2.3

      • Video Edit/Playback

        VAIO Movie Story 1.1, VAIO Content Exporter 1.2, Adobe® Premiere® Elements 4.0, VAIO Edit Components 6.4*11, WinDVD for VAIO 8.0

      • Utilities

        VAIO Control Center 2.1, VAIO Camera Capture Utility 2.7, Setting Utility Series 3.1, Infineon TPM Professional Package 3.0(Installer)

      • DVD Creation

        Click to Disc 1.0, Click to Disc Editor 1.0

      • AV Entertainment

        Instant Mode, Image Converter 3

      • Utilities2

        VAIO Launcher 1.1, ArcSoft Magic-i™ Visual Effects 1.0, Protector Suite QL 5.6

      • Still Image/Photo

        Windows® Photo Gallery, Picasa™, Adobe® Photoshop® Elements 6.0(Installer)

      • AC Adaptor

        AC Adaptor(VGP-AC16V14)

      • Others

        Cleaning cloth, Windows®XP Professional Install Disc

      • Battery

        Lithium-ion battery(VGP-BPL11)*14

      • Period

        One year*15

  • 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 The maximum operating frequency of the memory bus is 533 MHz due to the capacity limitation of the processor system bus.
    *4 Sony does not guarantee compatibility with memories of other brands.
    *5 GB means one billion bytes when referring to hard disk drive capacity. Accessible capacity may vary. A portion of hard disk space is reserved as a recovery partition.
    *6 Compatibility confirmed with Sony branded “Memory Stick” media only.
    *7 The copyright protection of the SD memory card is not supported.
    *8 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.
    *9 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.
    *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 Though the software is not pre‑installed, the official license is registered. It can be downloaded free of charge.
    *12 This software is intended for evaluation purposes only. It must be activated before actual use, and the activation procedures will be detailed during initial launch.
     Activation requires Internet access, which enables certain functions included. This software has an expiration date of 60 days from date of first use, at which time the software will operate under reduced‑functionality mode, limiting options and operations.
    *13 Free use of 90 days. Further update will be charged.
    *14 This product may only function with a genuine Sony battery designed for this model.
    *15 Warranty conditions may vary by region.

    The trademarks, including but not limited to "SONY", "VAIO", "Memory Stick" and "SonicStage" are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Sony Corporation and/or its subsidiaries.
    Adobe, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Reader and Adobe Premiere are trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries.
    Centrino, Centrino Inside, Centrino Logo, Core Inside, Intel, Intel Logo, Intel Core, Intel Inside, Intel Inside Logo, Pentium and Pentium Inside are trademarks of Intel Corporation in the U.S. and other countries.
    Windows, Windows Vista, the Windows logo and Microsoft are trademarks or registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.
    All other product and brand names may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.
    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.

    <OS Downgrade to Windows® XP>
    Note that you cannot use the following features and software that you could use on Windows Vista® after downgrading to Windows® XP:
    ‑ Plug and Display feature
    ‑ Instant Mode (on models with Instant Mode only)
    ‑ VAIO HDD Protection (on models with a hard disk drive only)
    ‑ Sony original audio and visual software
    ‑ Non‑Sony software (e.g. Norton Internet Security, InterVideo WinDVD, etc.)
    ‑ VAIO Recovery Tool
    Refer to the Windows® Professional Install Disc User Guide for further details.