Ultra-thin, light, full-flat body with Full HD LCD

VAIO Z Series weighs only 1.165 kg, and is extremely thin at a mere 16.65 mm. So taking it anywhere will be effortless. But wherever you are, you can always count on amazing visual performance with its VAIO Display Premium, full HD LCD (1920 x 1080). It lets you enjoy Full HD video content, and offers 96% coverage of the Adobe RGB colour gamut (as well as 100% of NTSC) so the images you see will always be true to life. The LCD surface is processed with anti-reflective gloss for a viewing experience that’s easy on the eyes even when outdoors.

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Ultra-thin, light, full-flat body with Full HD LCD
Quick boot and fast operation

Quick boot and fast operation

Boot up the VAIO Z Series in around 13 seconds* — spend more time using it and less time waiting. Equipped with the 2nd generation Intel® Core™ i7 Processor, VAIO Z Series assures high CPU performance to get the job done, whether it’s professionally or privately. For storage, VAIO Z Series incorporates SSD with RAID for fast data reading and writing.

*When “Fast BIOS Startup” is enabled.

Mobile Style as a stand-alone notebook PC

The full flat body of VAIO Z Series makes it easy to insert and remove from a carrying bag without snagging — travel light for business or pleasure. Multitask or run heavy applications with speedy response. Web surfing and emailing are a breeze, plus you can write reports and business documents with stress-free smoothness. The internal battery provides 6.5 hours of continuous use, and with the add-on sheet battery you can extend operation time to 13 hours. It’s the mobile style you’ve been looking for.

Mobile Style as a stand-alone notebook PC
Dock Style links you to higher performance

Dock Style links you to higher performance

At home or office, connect VAIO Z Series to the provided Power Media Dock™. Now VAIO Z Series is your main machine, delivering a higher level of performance by virtue of the dock’s discrete graphics, Blu-ray Disc™ drive and wide variety of interfaces. The PC connects to the dock via a single high-speed optical link so it’s easy to connect and disconnect. Connected, you can also make full use of the HDMI Out, 3 USB ports*, and LAN port equipped on the Power Media Dock™.

*USB3.0

Immense visual power with AMD Radeon™ graphics technology

The Power Media Dock™ has AMD Radeon™ HD 6650M with 1GB VRAM built-in. This high-performance graphics accelerator assures crisp and smooth results when viewing Full HD video content or playing 3D games. Sony’s unique innovation of equipping the USB terminal with exclusive graphics circuitry made it possible for the PC to take advantage of the Power Media Dock’s accelerators. Its performance shines through with power-hungry tasks such as rendering Full HD images and high-resolution photo editing.

Immense visual power with AMD Radeon™ graphics technology
Long battery life plus sheet battery

Long battery life plus sheet battery

The provided primary battery enables 6.5 hours of continuous use. And by attaching the optional Extended Battery, you’ll be able to further extend usage to 13 hours, to get more than a day’s work done on a single charge. Even with the PC turned off, you can charge an external device connected via USB terminal.

Be heard more clearly and effectively

Digital noise-cancelling headphones will let you listen to music without distraction. What’s more, VAIO Z Series offers beam-forming microphone directivity for a virtually noiseless online chatting experience. This system, which uses microphones embedded in the headphones, can differentiate between your voice and ambient noise. So anyone you’re talking to will be able to hear you loud and clear despite your surrounding conditions.

NOISE CANCELING
Be heard more clearly and effectively
HD web camera powered by “Exmor”

HD web camera powered by “Exmor”

HD web camera powered by “Exmor” provides high-quality images for your visual communication, such as video chat and teleconferencing. You can also record images and attach them to email or upload them to a website.

Exmor

High usability built into the design

Backlit keyboard automatically illuminates when the sensor detects that the room is too dark. Only the letters glow due to use of an inorganic EL.

Quad multi-monitor capability*

VAIO Z Series supports one VGA or HDMI output from the PC, plus 1 VGA and 1 HDMI output from the Power Media Station, and of course, the PC’s own LCD display, to enable viewing on a total of four monitors at once. You can literally set up a control centre displaying all the information you need in real time.

*Available only with Power Media Dock™ attached.

High usability built into the design
Quad multi-monitor capability*

Touch pad with multi-gesture control

The touch pad supports Flick, Tap and Scroll touch gestures to make it easy to navigate your way around Web pages and application screens. Since it offers a wide palm area, superior usability and comfort are assured.

Slot-in Blu-ray Disc™ drive*

You can enjoy watching movies on Blu-ray Disc™ in addition to your collection of DVDs on VAIO Z Series.

*Available only with Power Media Dock™ attached.

Touch pad with multi-gesture control
Slot-in Blu-ray Disc™ drive*

Convenience with wireless networking

It’s easy to integrate VAIO Z Series into a wireless network at your home or office with built-in Wireless LAN IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n connectivity. Bluetooth® 3.0 offers high-speed wireless connection of a Bluetooth mouse or headset, as well as other Bluetooth-enabled optional accessories.

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Vast array of convenient and creative software

VAIO Z Series lets you keep track of all your videos and photos, and you can get creative with them too.

PMB VAIO Edition

PMB VAIO Edition

lets you organise and share your photos and videos, easily and instantly.

Media Gallery

Media Gallery

offers an easy way to enjoy your photos, videos and music.

VAIO Care

VAIO Care

makes it easy to tune-up the PC as well as diagnose and troubleshoot any problems.