• Operating System

        Red Flag inWise V8.0 32 bit (English Version)

      • Cache Memory

        3 MB (L3 Cache)*1

      • Processor Name

        Intel® Core™ i3-3217U Processor 1.80 GHz*1

      • Chipset

        Intel® HM76 Express Chipset

      • Memory Speed

        1600 MT/s

      • SO-DIMM Slots

        DDR3L SDRAM slots (Unused Memory slot 1)*3

      • Pre-installed/Max

        4 GB (4 GB (PC3L-12800 SO-DIMM) x 1) DDR3L SDRAM*2 (upgradeable up to 8 GB)

      • Hard Disk Drive

        500 GB*4 (Serial ATA, 5400 rpm)

      • Maximum Reading Speed

        DVD+R: Yes(SL), DVD+R: Yes(DL) / DVD-R: Yes(SL), DVD-R: Yes(DL) / DVD+RW: Yes / DVD-RW: Yes / DVD-ROM: Yes / DVD-RAM: Yes / CD-ROM: Yes / CD-R: Yes / CD-RW: Yes

      • Maximum Writing Speed

        DVD+R: Yes(SL), DVD+R: Yes(DL) / DVD-R: Yes(SL), DVD-R: Yes(DL) / DVD+RW: Yes / DVD-RW: Yes / DVD-RAM: - / CD-R: Yes / CD-RW: Yes

      • Drive

        DVD+-RW/+-R DL Drive

      • Graphics Accelerator

        Intel® HD Graphics 4000

      • Visual Technology

        Colour mode setting (Vivid, Natural, Text)

      • Type

        15.5 inch wide (WXGA: 1366 x 768) TFT colour display (LED backlight)

      • SD Memory Card Slot

        SD memory card(SDHC compatible, Not support for copyright protection)*6

      • Microphone

        Stereo, Mini Jack x 1

      • DC IN

        x 1

      • USB

        USB port Type A Connector with charging function x 1*5, USB port Type A Connector x 1 *5, USB port Type A Connector x 2

      • HDMI In/Out Connector

        HDMI Out x 1

      • Network (RJ-45)Connector

        1000BASE-T/100BASE-TX/10BASE-T x 1

      • Headphone

        Stereo, Mini Jack x 1

      • Wireless LAN Data Rate

        Maximum transmission speed: 150 Mbps*7, Maximum receipt speed: 150 Mbps*7

      • Wireless LAN Type

        IEEE 802.11b/g/n*7

      • Front Side Camera

        HD web camera powered by "Exmor R for PC" (Resolution: 1280 x 720, Effective pixels: 0.92 Mega pixels)

      • Microphone

        Internal Monaural microphone

      • Speaker

        Internal Stereo speakers + subwoofer

      • Sound Chip

        Intel® High Definition Audio

      • Keyboard

        19 mm key pitch/1.5 mm keystroke, 103 keys

      • Touchpad

        Touchpad (Gesture supported)

      • Number of cells


      • Bundled Battery

        VGP-BPS35A Lithium-ion battery: up to 3.5 hours of use*8

      • Weight

        2.5 kg (including the supplied battery)

      • AC Adaptor


      • Battery


  • Features and specifications are subject to change without notice.
    *1 CPU speed will be reduced under certain operating conditions.
    *2 The memory capacity actually available may be smaller than the one displayed depending on the software in use and operating environment.
    *3 Sony does not guarantee compatibility with memories of other brands.
    *4 One GB means one billion bytes, and one TB or terabyte means one trillion bytes, when referring to storage capacity. Accessible capacity may vary depending on system configuration and preloaded content. A portion of space is reserved as a recovery area.
    *5 USB 3.0 compatible connector is equipped in this PC, however it may not be able to achieve optimal data transfer speed on preinstalled Redflag Linux OS.
    *6 Some types of SD memory cards, for example ones with the UHS (Ultra High Speed data transfer feature), may become extremely hot due to continuous access to the memory cards. In such a case, wait for a while before removing the memory card until it cools down.
    The SD memory card slot on your computer does not support the copyright protection feature of the SD memory card, and the SDHC memory card.
     SD memory cards (up to 2 GB) and SDHC memory cards (up to 32 GB) available as of January 2013 have been tested and found compatible with your VAIO computer.  However, it is not guaranteed that all SD memory cards or SDHC memory cards will be compatible with the computer.
    *7 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, communications may be cut off depending on the radio conditions.
    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 continuous battery life may vary upon usage pattern, product settings, and environmental conditions.
    Estimated battery life (under JEITA Battery Run Time Measurement Method ver.1.0,measurement method (a)).

    <Important notice when playing back HD contents>
    [Supporting Blu‑ray Disc]
    ‑The Blu‑ray Disc Drive does not support BD‑RE  1.0 discs and Blu‑ray cartridge discs.

    [Blu‑ray Disc Playback]
    ‑ Requires compatible high‑definition display for high definition playback.  Playback of AACS protected media may require an HDCP compliant output and HDCP compliant display.
    ‑ You may need to connect to the Internet when playing copyright protected Blu‑ray discs.
    ‑ Region settings are required for Movies and BD‑ROM contents. If the region setting and the region of the disc do not match, playback is not possible.

    [AVC HD Playback]
    ‑ Depending on system environment, you may find sound interruptions and/or dropped frames during AVC HD playback.

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    Some applications may require installation via download.
    Internet connection may be required in order to install some applications.
    Whilst information given is true at time of printing, small production changes in the course of our company's policy of improvement through research and design might not necessarily be included in the specifications. E&OE. Actual models may differ slightly in appearance to illustrations provided.