Genuine Windows Vista® Home Basic (English Version) with Traditional Chinese Language Pack
Intel® Pentium® Dual-Core processor T2060 (1.60GHz)*1*2
Intel® 945GM Express Chipset
Processor System Bus
1 MB (on CPU)
2 SO-DIMM slots (The pre-installed memory module uses two)
512MB DDR2 SDRAM*3 (upgradeable up to 2GB)
Hard Disk Drive
Hard Disk Drive
80GB (HDD Recovery Storage:7GB*4, C: Remain ) Serial ATA, 5400rpm
Optical Disc Drive
Maximum Reading Speed
DVD-ROM,DVD+R, DVD-R: 8x / DVD+RW, DVD-RW, DVD+R DL: 6x / DVD-R DL: 4x / DVD-RAM: 5x / CD-R, CD-ROM, CD-RW: 24x
Maximum Writing Speed
DVD-ROM,DVDVD+R, DVD-R,DVD+RW: 8x / DVD-RW: 6x / DVD+R DL,DVD-R DL: 4x / DVD-RAM: 5x / CD-RW: 16x / CD-R: 24x
DVD±RW/±R DL/RAM Drive
Total Available Graphics Memory (Max)
Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator 950
13.3 (33.8 cm) Wide (WXGA: 1280 x 800) TFT colour display (Clear Bright LCD: Single Lamp, Standard View)
4pin (S400) x 1
Display Output Connector
Analogue RGB, mini D-sub 15pin x 1
Stereo mini jack x 1
S Video In/Out Connector
S-Video Out connector x 1
Docking Station Connector x 1
USB 2.0 x 2
10Base-T/100Base-TX x 1
Compatible Memory Cards
Memory Stick*8 (Standard/Duo Size, MagicGate, Memory Stick PRO), SD Memory Card*9, D-Picture Card, Multi Media Card *7
V.92 and V.90 Compliant x 1
Memory Stick Slot
Memory Stick slot*6 (Standard/Duo Size compatible, MagicGate compatible, Memory Stick PRO compatible, High-speed data transfer compatible)
PC Card Slot
ExpressCard™ /34 x 1
stereo mini jack x1
Wireless LAN Frequency
2.4 GHz (802.11b/g)
Bluetooth® standard version 2.0 + EDR, Output: maximum +6dBm, Frequency: 2.4GHz
Wireless LAN Data Rate
maximum 11 Mbps (802.11b)/54 Mbps (802.11g)*11
Wireless LAN Type
Integrated Wireless LAN IEEE 802.11a/802.11b/802.11g*10
Built-in stereo speakers
Intel® High Definition Audio compatible, 3D audio (Direct Sound 3D support)
Approx. 19 mm key pitch / 2.5 mm keystroke, 86 keys
VGP-BPS2C*12 Lithium-ion battery: up to 3.5 hours of use *13
329.6 x 36.7 - 37.2 x 235.6 mm
2.3kg (including the supplied battery)
VAIO Recovery Utility, VAIO Update 3.0
VAIO Media 6.0
Roxio Easy Media Creator 9.0 (Installer) , Adobe® Reader® 7, Norton Internet Security™ 2007*14
SonicStage CP 4.2, SonicStage Mastering Studio 2.3, SonicStage Mastering Studio Audio Filter 2.3
VAIO Video & Photo Utility 1.0, WinDVD for VAIO 8.0
VAIO Control Center 2.0
Click to DVD 2.6
Windows® Photo Gallery , Adobe® Photoshop® Elements 5.0 (Installer)
AC Adaptor (VGP-AC19V12)
Memory Card Adapter (VGP-MCA20)
Lithium-ion battery (VGP-BPS2C)
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 8GB in size is available separately.
*5 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.
*6 Compatibility confirmed with Sony branded “Memory Stick” media only.
*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 Including cards that can be inserted in direct slots and the supplied memory card adapter(VGP‑MCA20A).
*10 As for the Memory Stick PRO media, only Sony branded media is recommended to use with the Memory Card Adapter(VGP‑MCA20A).
*11 The copyright protection and high‑speed data transfer features of the SD memory card are not supported.(VGP‑MCA20A).
*12 This product may only function with a genuine Sony battery designed for this model.
*13 Free use of 90 days. Further update will be charged.
*14 Estimated battery life (under JEITA Battery Run Time Measurement Method (1.0).)
*15 Warranty conditions may vary by region.
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