• Operating System

        Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium with Service Pack 1 64bit (English Version)

      • Cache Memory

        6 MB (L3 Cache)

      • Processor Name

        Intel® Core™ i7-3612QM Processor 2.10 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 3.10 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

        4 GB (4 GB (SO-DIMM) x 1) DDR3 SDRAM*2 (upgradeable up to 8 GB*3)

      • Hard Disk Drive

        750 GB*4 (Serial ATA, 5400 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

        AMD Radeon™ HD 7650M

      • Type

        15.5 (39.37 cms) wide (WXGA: 1366 x 768) TFT colour display (VAIO Display, LED backlight)

      • Display Output Connector

        Analogue RGB, mini D-sub 15 pin x 1

      • SD Memory Card Slot

        SD memory card(SDHC, SDXC compatible, Not support for copyright protection)*7

      • Microphone

        Stereo, Mini Jack x 1

      • DC IN

        x 1

      • USB

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

      • HDMI In/Out Connector

        HDMI Out x 1

      • Network (RJ-45)Connector

        1000BASE-T/100BASE-TX/10BASE-T x 1

      • Memory Stick Slot

        "Memory Stick Duo"("Memory Stick PRO" compatible, Not support for copyright protection)*6

      • 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

      • Audio Technology

        "Clear Phase", "xLOUD"

      • Sound Chip

        Intel® High Definition Audio

      • Keyboard

        19.05 mm key pitch/1.7 mm keystroke, 103 keys, Backlit Keyboard

      • Touchpad

        Touchpad (Gesture supported)

      • Optional Battery

        VGP-BPL26 Lithium-ion battery: up to 5.0 hours of use*10

      • Bundled Battery

        VGP-BPS26 Lithium-ion battery: up to 2.5 hours of use*10

      • Rapid Wake

        Rapid Wake + Eco

      • Dimensions (WxHxD)

        371.9 x 25.3-35.1 x 253.5 mm

      • Weight

        2.70 kg (Including the supplied battery)

      • Support

        VAIO Care, VAIO Care Rescue, VAIO Update, VAIO Transfer Support, Norton™ Online Backup 60-day Free Trial*15

      • Word Processor / Spreadsheet

        Microsoft® Office Starter 2010*11

      • Security

        Trend Micro™ Titanium™ Maximum Security 2012 60days*15

      • Tool

        Evernote for VAIO, Adobe® Reader® X

      • Content Creation/Editing

        Adobe® Photoshop® Elements 10, PlayMemories Home

      • Utilities

        VAIO Control Center, VAIO Gate, VAIO Gesture Control, WebCam Companion, Magic-i™ Visual Effects, Remote Keyboard*12, Remote Play with PlayStation®3*13, Remote Keyboard with PlayStation®3

      • AV Entertainment

        Media Gallery, Windows® Media Center, PowerDVD, Adobe Flash Player 11, TriDef 3D Ignition, TriDef 3D Photo Viewer

      • Utilities2

        VAIO 3D Portal, Media Go, TrackID™ with BRAVIA*14

      • AC Adaptor

        VGP-AC19V31 or VGP-AC19V35 or VGP-AC19V41 or VGP-AC19V59

      • Battery

        VGP-BPS26*16

  • 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 http://www.sony‑asia.com/subtype/notifications/asset/339736/productcategory/it+personal+computer
    *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 Charging function via USB port may fasten battery consumption. Change the default setting when using this function.
    *6 Compatible with any Sony branded "Memory Stick" of up to 32 GB, available as of January 2012. However, "Memory Stick" compatibility is not guaranteed in all cases.
    *7 Compatible with 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 SD memory cards, SDHC memory cards or SDXC 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 Estimated battery life (under JEITA Battery Run Time Measurement Method ver.1.0,measurement method (a)).
    Actual battery life may vary with different operating conditions and settings. For further details, please visit http://www.sony‑asia.com/support/vaio/jeita
    *11 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.
    *12 Compatible with certain devices only.
    *13 Available in certain countries only.
    *14 Compatible only with BRAVIA that has TrackID feature.
    *15 Free use of 60 days. Further update will be charged.
    *16 This product may only function with a genuine Sony battery designed for this model.

    <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.

    The trademarks, including but not limited to "Sony", "VAIO", "Memory Stick", "xLOUD" and "Clear Phase" are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Sony Corporation and/or its subsidiaries.
    Adobe, the Adobe logo, Adobe Reader and Adobe Premiere are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the U.S. and/or other countries.
    Intel, Core, the Intel logo, the Intel Inside logo are either registered trademarks or trademarks of the Intel Corporation in the U.S. and other countries.
    Microsoft and Windows are either registered trademarks or trademarks of the Microsoft Corporation in the U.S. and/or other countries.
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    All other trademarks are 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.