• Language Pack

        Hong Kong Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Arabic, Thai

      • Operating System

        Windows 8 64 bit (English Version)

      • Cache Memory

        4 MB (L3 Cache)

      • Processor Name

        Intel® Core™ i7-3537U Processor 2 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 3.10 GHz*1

      • Chipset

        Intel® HM76 Express Chipset

      • Memory Speed

        1600 MT/s

      • SO-DIMM Slots

        Custom Slot (Unexchangeable, Unused Memory slot 0)

      • Pre-installed/Max

        8 GB (4 GB (On Board) + 4 GB (SO-DIMM) x 1) DDR3L SDRAM*2 (Max)

      • Hard Disk Drive

        Hybrid HDD 750 GB*3 (HDD 750 GB + NAND Flash Memory for cache 8 GB*4, Serial ATA, 5400 rpm)

      • Maximum Reading Speed

        DVD+R: 8x(SL), 8x(DL) / DVD-R: 8x(SL), 8x(DL) / DVD+RW: 8x / DVD-RW: 8x / DVD-ROM: 8x / DVD-RAM: 5x / CD-ROM: 24x / CD-R: 24x / CD-RW: 24x

      • Maximum Writing Speed

        DVD+R: 8x(SL), 6x(DL) / DVD-R: 8x(SL), 6x(DL) / DVD+RW: 8x / DVD-RW: 6x / DVD-RAM: 5x / CD-R: 24x / CD-RW: 10x

      • Drive

        DVD SuperMulti Drive

      • Dedicated Video Memory

        2 GB DDR3

      • Graphics Accelerator

        NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 735M with NVIDIA® Optimus™ technology / Intel® HD Graphics 4000

      • Visual Technology

        Color mode setting (Vivid, Natural, Text)

      • Type

        15.5 inch wide (Full HD: 1920 x 1080) TFT colour display (LED backlight, Touch screen(Capacitive))

      • SD Memory Card Slot

        SD memory card(SDHC, SDXC compatible, Not support for copyright protection)*7

      • DC IN

        x 1

      • USB

        SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.0) port Type A Connector with charging function x 1*5, SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.0) port Type A Connector x 1, Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0) port Type A Connector x 1

      • 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 (also serves as Headset jack)*6

      • Bluetooth

        Bluetooth® standard Ver. 4.0 + HS

      • Wireless LAN Data Rate

        Maximum transmission speed: 150 Mbps*9, Maximum receipt speed: 150 Mbps*9

      • Wireless LAN Type

        IEEE 802.11b/g/n*8

      • NFC function

        Yes

      • 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

      • Audio Technology

        ClearAudio+ mode (Music, Video), S-FORCE Front Surround 3D, ClearPhase, xLOUD, VPT

      • Sound Chip

        Intel® High Definition Audio

      • Keyboard

        19 mm key pitch/1.2 mm keystroke, 103 keys, Backlit Keyboard

      • Touchpad

        Touchpad (Gesture supported)

      • Number of cells

        3

      • Bundled Battery

        VGP-BPS34 Lithium-ion battery: up to 4.0 hours of use*10

      • Rapid Wake

        Rapid Wake + Eco

      • Dimensions (WxHxD)

        379 x 22.5 x 255 mm

      • Weight

        2.6 kg (including the supplied battery)

      • Support

        VAIO Care, VAIO Transfer Support, VAIO Update

      • Communication

        Socialife, Air Soccer Fever

      • Security

        Trend Micro™ Titanium Maximum Security 60days*12

      • Music

        Music app, Imagination Studio VAIO Edition (ACID™ Music Studio 9, Sound Forge™ Audio Studio 10)

      • Video & Photo

        PowerDVD, Imagination Studio VAIO Edition (DVD Architect™ Studio 5.0, Movie Studio Platinum 12), Adobe® Photoshop® Elements 11, PlayMemories Home, VAIO Movie Creator, Album app

      • Utilities

        VAIO Message Center, VAIO Control Center, VAIO Gesture Control, Xperia Link, Adobe® Reader® XI, Norton™ Online Backup, Power2Go, Intel® AppUp

      • Microsoft Office

        Microsoft® Office Trial*11

      • AC Adaptor

        VGP-AC19V48

      • Battery

        VGP-BPS34*13

  • Features and specifications are subject to change without notice.
    *1 CPU speed will be reduced under certain operating conditions.
    *2 If memory modules of the same capacity are installed to both of the two memory module slots, the supported dual channel mode provides better performance.
    *3 GB means one billion bytes when referring to storage capacity. Accessible capacity may vary. A portion of storage space is reserved as a recovery partition.
    *4 The flash memory is not for data storage, it is used as cache for HDD.
    *5 Charging function via USB port may fasten battery consumption. Change the default setting when using this function.
    *6 Your headset may not be compatible with your VAIO computer. An external microphone does not work even if you connect it to the headset compatible headphones jack.
    *7 Compatible with SD memory cards (up to 2 GB), SDHC memory cards (up to 32 GB) and SDXC memory cards (up to 64 GB) available as of January 2013. However, it is not guaranteed that all SD memory cards, SDHC memory cards or SDXC memory cards will be compatible.
    *8 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.
    *9 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, communication may be cut off depending on the radio conditions.
    *10 Estimated battery life (under JEITA Battery Run Time Measurement Method ver.1.0,measurement method (a)).
    Actual battery life may vary with different operating conditions and settings. For further details, please visit http://www.sony‑asia.com/support/vaio/jeita
    *11 1 month trial for new Microsoft Office 365 customers
    *12 Free use of 60 days. Further update will be charged.
    *13 This product may only function with a genuine Sony battery designed for this model.

    <Important notice when playing back HD contents>
    [AVC HD Playback]
    ‑ Depending on system environment, you may find sound interruptions and/or dropped frames during AVC HD playback.

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