• Operating System

        Windows 8 Single Language 64 bit (English Version)

      • Cache Memory

        6 MB (L3 Cache)

      • Processor Name

        Intel® Core™ i7-3630QM Processor 2.40 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 3.40 GHz*1

      • Chipset

        Intel® HM76 Express Chipset

      • Memory Speed

        1600 MT/s

      • SO-DIMM slots

        DDR3 SO-DIMM slots (Unused Memory slot 1)

      • Pre-installed/Max

        8 GB (8 GB (SO-DIMM) x 1) DDR3 SDRAM*2 (upgradeable up to 16 GB*3)

      • Hard Disk Drive

        1 TB*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

      • Drive

        DVD SuperMulti Drive

      • Dedicated Video Memory

        2 GB DDR3

      • Graphics Accelerator

        NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 620M GPU

      • Type

        24 (61 cms) wide (Full HD: 1920 x 1080) TFT colour display (VAIO Display Plus, LED backlight, Touch screen(Capacitive))

      • i.LINK(IEEE 1394)

        4-pin (S400) port x 1

      • SD Memory Card Slot

        SD memory card(SDHC, SDXC compatible, UHS (SDR50) supported, Copyright protection function (CPRM))*7

      • Microphone

        Stereo, Mini Jack x 1

      • DC IN

        x 1

      • USB

        SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.0) port Type A Connector x 3, Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0) port Type A Connector with charging function x 1*5, Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0) port Type A Connector x 2

      • HDMI In/Out Connector

        HDMI In x 1 / HDMI Out x 1

      • Network (RJ-45)Connector

        1000BASE-T/100BASE-TX/10BASE-T x 1, 100BASE-TX/10BASE-T x 1*6

      • USB2

        Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0) port Type A Connector for monitor x 1

      • Memory Stick Slot

        "Memory Stick Duo"("Memory Stick PRO-HG" compatible, "MagicGate" function)*7

      • Video In/Out Connector

        Video In x 1

      • Headphone

        Stereo, Mini Jack x 1

      • Bluetooth

        Bluetooth® standard Ver. 4.0 + HS

      • Wireless LAN Data Rate

        Maximum transmission speed: 150 Mbps*9, Maximum receipt speed: 150 Mbps*9

      • Wireless LAN Type

        IEEE 802.11b/g/n*8

      • Front Side Camera

        HD web camera powered by "Exmor for PC" (Resolution: 1280 x 1024, Effective Pixels: 1.31 Mega pixels)

      • Microphone

        Internal, Monaural microphone

      • Speaker

        Internal, Stereo speakers (6W+6W+8W)

      • Audio Technology

        S-Master(Speaker Amplifier), Sound Reality™, S-FORCE Front Surround 3D, "Clear Phase"

      • Sound Chip

        Intel® High Definition Audio

      • Keyboard

        VGP-WKB12 Wireless Keyboard: 19.05 mm key pitch/2.0 mm keystroke, 103 keys

      • Others

        VGP-WMS21 Wireless laser mouse

      • Rapid Wake

        Rapid Wake

      • Dimensions (WxHxD)

        Minimum tilt angle : 588 x 411 x 172 mm, Maximum tilt angle : 588 x 423 x 186 mm, Keyboard: 391 x 25 x 125 mm

      • Weight

        11.5 kg

      • Support

        VAIO Care, VAIO Transfer Support, VAIO Update

      • Communication

        Family Paint, Fingertapps Organizer, Skype™

      • Security

        Trend Micro™ Titanium Maximum Security 60days*10

      • Movie


      • Video & Photo

        Imagination Studio VAIO Edition (ACID™ Music Studio 9, DVD Architect™ Studio 5.0, Movie Studio Platinum 12, Sound Forge™ Audio Studio 10), Adobe® Photoshop® Elements 10, PlayMemories Home

      • Utilities

        VAIO Message Center, VAIO Control Center, VAIO Gesture Control, Adobe® Reader® X, Norton™ Online Backup, VAIO Gate, Power2Go

      • Media Player

        Media Go

      • Microsoft Office

        Microsoft® Office Trial*10

      • Keyboard

        Wireless Keyboard (VGP-WKB12)

      • AC Adaptor


      • Others

        AA batteries, alkaline x 2

      • Mouse

        Wireless laser mouse (VGP-WMS21)


    Features and specifications are subject to change without notice.
    *1 CPU speed will be reduced under certain operating conditions.
    *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 TB means one trillion bytes when referring to hard disk drive capacity. Accessible capacity may vary. A portion of storage space is reserved as a recovery partition.
    *5 Change the default setting when using this function.
    *6 This network connector is only for monitor.
    *7 Memory Stick Duo slot and SD Memory Card slot share one slot. Compatible with any Sony branded "Memory Stick" of up to 32 GB, SD memory cards (up to 2 GB), SDHC memory cards (up to 32 GB) and SDXC memory cards (up to 64 GB) available as of January 2012. However, it is not guaranteed that all memory cards will be compatible.
    *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 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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