Article ID : S700023615 / Last Modified : 27/05/2010

Notice for using Non Sony Genuine Rechargeable Batteries

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Sony has discovered that third parties supply battery packs for use with VAIO computers that can cause safety dangers, including overheating/firing, emitting fumes or disintegration of the battery packs.

Some of these battery packs may not comply with the Sony quality standards, specifications and requirements for long-time, high-power voltage usages of rechargeable batteries.

For your safety and comfort, we would like to remind you to only use genuine Sony rechargeable battery packs, that meet our quality assurance standards, for your VAIO computer. Furthermore, Sony does not accept any responsibility for any damages or failures caused by third parties' battery packs.