• 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

      • 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

        8

      • Memory Size (GB)

        4

      • 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

        500 GB

      • Hard Drive Type

        Serial ATA

      • Hard Drive Speed (rpm)

        5400

      • Write

        CD-R x16, 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

      • Resolution

        WXGA++ (1600x900)

      • Video RAM memory

        1GB

      • Total Graphics Memory

        Approx. 2806MB*

      • 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

      • HDMI Output

        YES

      • SD Card Slot

        SDHC,SDXC compatible Copyright protection (CPRM) (UHS not supported)

      • USB 3.0 Port(s)

        SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.0) x2

      • VGA Output

        YES

      • Microphone Jack

        Stereo, Mini Jack x1

      • Express Card Slot

        34mm x1

      • Memory Stick™ Function(s)

        Memory Stick PRO-HG compatible MagicGate

      • 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)

        24

      • Wireless LAN

        YES

      • Ethernet (RJ-45 Direct Port)

        YES

      • Wireless LAN Max. Date Rate (Mbps)

        300

      • Bluetooth

        YES, Bluetooth® standard Ver. 3.0 + HS

      • Wireless LAN Type

        IEEE 802.11b/g/n

      • Built-in Microphone

        Internal Monaural Microphone

      • Dolby Codec

        Dolby Home Theater® technology

      • 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, VAIO Update, VAIO Smart network

      • Photo/Video

        PMB VAIO Edition

      • Solution Portal

        VAIO Gate

      • SONY Tools

        Remote Keyboard, Remote Play with PlayStation® 3

      • Security & Backup

        McAfee® Complementary subscription, Norton Online BackUp Trial

      • Documentation Pack

        YES

      • AC Adapter

        VGP-AC19V53

      • Power Cord

        YES

      • 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 Charging time (hours)

        4

      • Weight (g)

        315

      • 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

        Lithium ion

      • Power

        54Wh (10.8V/5000mAh)