Simplified Chinese, Arabic, Thai
Language Interface Pack
Windows 8 Single Language 64 bit (English Version)
3 MB (L3 Cache)*1
Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4200U Processor 1.60 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 2.60 GHz*1
DDR3L SO-DIMM slots (Unused Memory slot 1)*3
4 GB (4 GB (PC3L-12800 SO-DIMM) x 1) DDR3L SDRAM (upgradeable up to 16 GB)*2
Hard Disk Drive
1 TB*4 (Serial ATA, 5400 rpm)
Intel® HD Graphics 4400
X-Reality for mobile, Color mode setting (Vivid, Natural, Text)
21.5 inch wide (Full HD: 1920 x 1080) TFT colour display (TRILUMINOS DISPLAY for mobile, LED backlight, Touch screen(Capacitive))
SD Memory Card Slot
SD memory card(SDHC, SDXC compatible, UHS (SDR50) supported, Copyright protection function (CPRM))
SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.0) port Type A Connector with charging function x 1, SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.0) port Type A Connector x 1
HDMI In/Out Connector
HDMI Out x 1
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. ))
Stereo, Mini Jack x 1 (also serves as Headset jack)*5
Bluetooth® standard Ver. 4.0 + HS*7
Wireless LAN Data Rate
Maximum transmission speed: 300 Mbps*6, Maximum receipt speed: 300 Mbps*6
Wireless LAN Type
Front Side Camera
HD web camera powered by "Exmor R for PC" (Resolution: 1280 x 720, Effective Pixels: 0.92 Mega pixels)
Built-in Dual microphone
Built-in Stereo speakers
S-FORCE Front Surround 3D, "Clear Phase", "xLOUD", ClearAudio+mode, "VPT", "Voice Zoom", "Sound Optimizer"
Intel® High Definition Audio
VGP-WKB15 Wireless Keyboard: 19.05 mm key pitch/2.0 mm keystroke, 103 keys
VGP-WMS21(Black) Wireless laser mouse
Number of cells
VGP-BPS34 Lithium-ion battery: up to 3.5 hours of use*8
Network Connection during Sleep
Inte® Smart Connect Technology
523.7 mm x 310.5 mm x 174.2 mm (minimum tilt angle), 523.7 mm x 35.5 mm x 321 mm (maximum tilt angle)
3.9 kg (including the supplied battery)
VAIO Care, VAIO Transfer Support, VAIO Update
Skype™, Socialife, Family Paint, Fingertapps Organizer, Air Soccer Fever
Trend Micro™ Titanium Maximum Security 60days*10
Music app, Imagination Studio VAIO Edition (ACID™ Music Studio 9, Sound Forge™ Audio Studio 10)
Video & Photo
Imagination Studio VAIO Edition (DVD Architect™ Studio 5.0, Movie Studio Platinum 12), Adobe® Photoshop® Elements 11, PlayMemories Home, VAIO Movie Creator, Album app
VAIO Message Center, VAIO Control Center, VAIO Gesture Control, Adobe® Reader® XI, Norton™ Online Backup
Wireless Keyboard (VGP-WKB15)
Wireless laser mouse (VGP-WMS21(Black))
AA batteries, alkaline x 2
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 You can connect external sound output devices (such as speakers, headphones, or a headset) to your VAIO computer. Use a Sony smartphone compatible headset (not supplied) to make an Internet call and voice chat. The remote of your headset does not work with your VAIO computer. Your headset may not work correctly with your VAIO computer. An external microphone with a 3‑pole mini plug does not work with the headset compatible headphone jack.
*6 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.
*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.
*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)).
*9 1 month trial for new Microsoft Office 365 customers
*10 Free use of 60 days. Further update will be charged.
<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.
The trademarks, including but not limited to "Sony", "VAIO", "Memory Stick", "xLOUD" and "Clear Phase" are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Sony Corporation and/or its subsidiaries.
Xperia is a trademark or registered trademark of Sony Mobile Communications AB.
Adobe, the Adobe logo, Adobe Reader and Adobe Premiere are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the U.S. and/or other countries.
Intel, the Intel logo, Intel Inside, Intel Inside Logo, Intel Core, Core Inside, Ultrabook, Ultrabook logo are trademarks of Intel Corporation in the U.S. and/or other countries.
Microsoft and Windows are either registered trademarks or trademarks of the Microsoft Corporation in the U.S. and/or other countries.
All other trademarks are trademarks of their respective owners.
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.