• Operating System

        Windows 8 Pro 64 bit (English Version)

      • Cache Memory

        4 MB (L3 Cache)

      • Processor Name

        Intel® Core™ i7-3520M Processor 2.90 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 3.60 GHz*1

      • Chipset

        Intel® HM77 Express Chipset

      • Memory Speed

        1333 MT/s

      • SO-DIMM Slots

        DDR3L SO-DIMM slots (Unused Memory slot 0)

      • Pre-installed/Max

        8 GB (4 GB (On Board) + 4 GB (SO-DIMM) x 1) DDR3L SDRAM*2 (upgradeable up to 12 GB*3)

      • Hard Disk Drive

        750 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 (SPEED MODE)

      • Graphics Accelerator

        NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 640M LE GPU(SPEED MODE) / Intel® HD Graphics 4000(STAMINA MODE)

      • Type

        13.3 inch wide (WXGA++: 1600 x 900) TFT colour display (VAIO Display Premium, LED backlight)

      • Ambient light sensor

        Yes

      • Display Output Connector

        Analogue RGB, Mini D-Sub 15 pin x 1

      • SD Memory Card Slot

        SD memory card(SDHC, SDXC compatible, UHS (SDR50) supported, Copyright protection function (CPRM))*8

      • Others

        Port replicator connector x 1

      • DC IN

        x 1

      • USB

        SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.0) port Type A Connector x 2, Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0) port Type A Connector with charging function x 1*5

      • HDMI In/Out Connector

        HDMI Out x 1

      • Extend Battery Connector

        x 1

      • Network (RJ-45)Connector

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

      • Memory Stick Slot

        "Memory Stick Duo"("Memory Stick PRO-HG" compatible, "MagicGate" function ("MagicGate" is not supported for 256 MB or less capacity media. ))*7

      • 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: 300 Mbps*10, Maximum receipt speed: 300 Mbps*10

      • Wireless LAN Type

        IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n*9

      • Security Chip

        TCG ver.1.2 compliant

      • Fingerprint Sensor

        Yes

      • Front Side Camera

        HD web camera powered by "Exmor for PC" (Resolution: 1280 x 1024, Effective Pixels: 1.31 Mega pixels)

      • Microphone

        Internal, Monaural microphone

      • Speaker

        Internal, Stereo speakers

      • Audio Technology

        Dolby® Home Theater® v4, "Clear Phase", "xLOUD"

      • Sound Chip

        Intel® High Definition Audio

      • Keyboard

        19.05 mm key pitch/1.7 mm keystroke, 82 keys, Backlit Keyboard

      • Touchpad

        Touchpad (Gesture supported)

      • Optional Battery

        VGP-BPS24 Lithium-ion battery: up to 5.0 hours of use*11

      • Optional Battery2

        VGP-BPS24 + VGP-BPSC24 Lithium-ion battery: up to 10.0 hours of use*11

      • Bundled Battery

        VGP-BPS24 Lithium-ion battery: up to 5.0 hours of use*11

      • Rapid Wake

        Rapid Wake + Eco

      • Dimensions (WxHxD)

        331 x 22.8 x 224.6 mm

      • Weight

        1.69 kg (including the supplied battery)

      • Support

        VAIO Care, VAIO Transfer Support, VAIO Update

      • Communication

        Skype™

      • Security

        Trend Micro™ Titanium Maximum Security 60days*12, TrueSuite®

      • Movie

        PowerDVD

      • Video & Photo

        Adobe® Photoshop® Elements 10, PlayMemories Home

      • Utilities

        VAIO Message Center, VAIO Control Center, VAIO Gesture Control, Xperia Link, Adobe® Reader® X, Norton™ Online Backup, VAIO Gate, Power2Go

      • Media Player

        Media Go

      • Microsoft Office

        Microsoft® Office Trial*12

      • AC Adaptor

        VGP-AC19V42 or VGP-AC19V60

      • Others

        Cleaning Cloth

      • Battery

        VGP-BPS24*13