Operating System
Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
Chipset
Intel® PM55 Express Chipset
Cover colour
Black
Number of Cores
4
Processor Name
Intel® Core™ i7-740QM Processor
Max Turbo Boost Speed (GHz)
2.93
Power and Performance
with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Processor Speed (GHz)
1.73 with Turbo Boost up to 2.93
L3 Cache (MB)
6
Memory Type
DDR3 SDRAM
Max. Supported Memory (GB)
8
Memory Size (GB)
6
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 x6, DVD+R DL x6, DVD+R x8, DVD+RW x6, DVD-RAM x5, BD-ROM x4, BD-R x2.2, BD-R DL x2.2, BD-RE x4, BD-RE DL x2.2
Optical Drive Type
Blu-ray Disc™ ROM Drive with DVD SuperMulti
Hard Drive Capacity (GB)
500 GB
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 x4, DVD+R DL x4, DVD+R x8, DVD+RW x4, DVD-RAM x5
Aspect Ratio
Wide (16:9)
Max Resolution External Display
1920 x 1200
Diagonal Size (cm)
41.6, 16.4
Screen Type
VAIO Display Premium
Resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080)
Video RAM memory
1GB
Total Graphics Memory
Approx. 3830MB*
Comments
* Total Available Graphics Memory refers to the 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 425M GPU
Headphone Jack
Stereo, Mini Jack, Optical Audio Output combined x1
e-SATA/USB Port
e-SATA / Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0) x1
USB Connector Type
Type-A
Memory Stick™ Slot(s)
Memory Stick Duo x1, SD memory card x1
HDMI Output
YES
SD Card Slot
SDHC,SDXC compatible, Copyright protection (CPRM)
USB 3.0 Port(s)
"SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.0) x2 - Transfer speed up to 2.5Gbit/s"
VGA Output
YES
Microphone Jack
Stereo, Mini Jack x1
Express Card Slot
34mm x1
Memory Stick™ Function(s)
Memory Stick PRO-HG compatible, MagicGate [function]
i.Link 4-pin (IEEE1394)
S400 x1
Bluetooth Range (m)
max. 10m
Ethernet Type
1000BASE-T/100BASE-TX/10BASE-T
Bluetooth Max. Data Rate (Mbps)
3
Wireless LAN
YES
Ethernet (RJ-45 Direct Port)
YES
Wireless LAN Max. Date Rate (Mbps)
300
Bluetooth
YES, Bluetooth standard Ver. 2.1+EDR
Wireless LAN Type
IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n
Built-in Microphone
Internal Monaural Microphone
Dolby Codec
Dolby Home Theater® v3
Built-in Speakers
Internal Stereo Speakers
Effective Pixels
640 x 480
Image Sensor (Mega Pixels)
0.3
Specification
MOTION EYE®
Touch Pad
Touchpad (Gesture supported)
Key Pitch (mm)
19.05
Stroke (mm)
2.0
Numeric Keypad
YES
Special Buttons
Display OFF, VAIO, Assist, S1, AV buttons
Kensigton Lock
YES
Auto Luminance Control
YES
Support
VAIO Care
Home Network
VAIO Media plus
Office Application
Adobe Reader,Microsoft Office 2010 Starter
Multimedia
Media Gallery
Utilities
VAIO Transfer Support
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 day trial,Norton Online Backup
Documentation Pack
YES
Power Cord
YES
AC Adaptor
VGP-AC19V46
Depth Main Unit (mm)
263
Height Main Unit (mm)
31
Weight with Supplied Battery and Supplied Drive (kg)
3.1
Width Main Unit (mm)
387.2
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)