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How to determine if VAIO models are affected by the Intel® 6 Series Chipset issue?

Determining if VAIO models are affected by the Intel® 6 Series Chipset issue.

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VAIO models utilising Intel® 6 Series Chipset are not affected regardless of whether B3 stepping (refined chipset) or B2 stepping were used. As mentioned in the Intel website, systems with only integrated SATA ports 0 and 1 enabled are not susceptible to this issue. Sony has confirmed that in the system configuration, VAIO models use SATA ports 0 and 1.