Operating System
Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
Chipset
Intel® PM55 Express Chipset
Cover colour
Premium Black
Number of Cores
4
Processor Name
Intel® Core™ i7-740QM Processor
Max Turbo Boost Speed (GHz)
2.93
L2/L3 Cache (MB)
6
Power and Performance
with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Processor Speed (GHz)
1.73
Memory Type
DDR3 SDRAM
Max. Supported Memory (GB)
8
Memory Size (GB)
8
Memory Specification
PC3-10600
Memory Speed (MHz)
1333
Read
CD x24, CD-R x24, CD-RW x24, DVD x8, DVD-R DL x6, DVD-R x8, DVD-RW x8, DVD+R DL x6, DVD+R x8, DVD+RW x8, DVD-RAM x5, BD-ROM x6, BD-R x6, BD-R DL x4, BD-RE x4, BD-RE DL x4
Optical Drive Type
Blu-ray Disc™ Drive with DVD SuperMulti
Hard Drive Capacity (GB)
500
Hard Drive Type
Serial ATA
Hard Drive Speed (rpm)
7200
Write
CD-R x24, CD-RW x10, DVD-R DL x4, DVD-R x8, DVD-RW x6, DVD+R DL x4, DVD+R x8, DVD+RW x8, DVD-RAM x5, BD-R x6, BD-R DL x4, BD-RE x2, BD-RE DL x2
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Max Resolution External Display
1920 x 1200
Diagonal Size (in)
16.4, 41.6
Screen Type
VAIO Display Premium
Resolution
1920 x 1080
Video RAM memory (MB)
1GB
Total Graphics Memory
Approx. 4600MB*
Comments
* Total Available Graphics Memory refers to the Windows® classification of graphics memory, which varies depending on the operating condition, version of device driver and system memory size.
Graphic Card Name
NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 330M GPU
Headphone Jack
1: Stereo Mini Jack
e-SATA/USB port
Yes: x1
USB Connector Type
A
USB Version
2.0
Memory Stick™ Slot
1: M.S. PRO-HG (Duo Only)
HDMI Output
YES
SD Card Slot
YES
VGA Output
1: mini D-sub 15p
Microphone Jack
1: Stereo Mini Jack
Express Card Slot
34mm x1
Optical Audio Out (SPDIF)
YES
USB Port (quantity)
2 (3 including e-SATA/USB port)
Memory Stick™ Function
PRO-HG (Duo Only) / MagicGate(MGR)
i.Link 4-pin (IEEE1394)
1; S400
Bluetooth Range (m)
Max. approx. 10 (open space)
Ethernet Type
10BASE-T/100BASE-TX/1000BASE-T
Wireless LAN
YES
Ethernet (RJ-45 Direct Port)
YES
Wireless LAN Max. Date Rate (Mbps)
300 (RX)/ 300 (TX)
Bluetooth
YES, Bluetooth standard Ver. 2.1+EDR
Wireless LAN Type
802.11a/b/g/n
Built-in Microphone
YES: Monaural
Dolby Codec
Dolby Home Theater v3
Built-in Speakers
Stereo
Effective Pixels
640x480 (VGA)
Image Sensor (Mega Pixels)
0.3
Specification
MOTION EYE®
Touch Pad
1: Multi Touch
Key Pitch (mm)
19.05
Stroke (mm)
2
Numeric Keypad
YES
Special Buttons
Display OFF, VAIO, Assist, S1, AV buttons
Kensigton Lock
YES
Auto Luminance Control
YES
Home Network
VAIO Media Plus
Office Application
Adobe® Reader® 9, Microsoft® Office Starter 2010
Audio
MusicStation
Multimedia
Media Gallery
Utilities
VAIO Transfer Support, VAIO Update, VAIO Smart network
Photo / Video
PMB VAIO Edition
Solution Portal
VAIO Gate
SONY Tools
Remote Keyboard with PlayStation 3 & Remote Play with PlayStation 3
Security & Backup
McAfee (60 days free virus update), Norton Online BackUp Trial
Microsoft
Internet Explorer 8, Windows Live Essentials Suite
Other
VAIO Care, Google Chrome Browser
Power Cord
YES
AC Adaptor
VGP-AC19V46
Depth Main Unit (mm)
263
Height Main Unit (mm)
31 - 41
Weight with Supplied Battery and Supplied Drive (kg)
3.2
Width Main Unit (mm)
387.2
Weight (g)
330
Battery Charge time (hours)
4
Battery Life Disclaimer
Actual battery life will vary depending on your specific hardware and software configurations. Benchmark: MobileMark 2007
Model Name
VGP-BPS21A
Battery Life time (hours)
2.5
Battery Type
Li-Ion
Power
54Wh(10.8V/5000mAh)