Standout from the crowd
The VAIO EB series 15.5" (diag.) laptop is designed with inviting finishes and subtle patterns that have a style all on its own. Even the interior is striking with clear-coat palm rests that match the lid. Available in three attractive neutral tones: Silvery white, Gunmetal black, Maple Brown.
Rediscover Your Favorites
Rediscover your favorite music, photos and more with Media Gallery. Developed with design in mind, Media Gallery includes a stunning UI with easy-to-use features that take the work out of enjoying your media.
In one-step, integrated SensMe Technology simplifies your massive music library into playlists based on the elements of your music as well as your unique listening habits.
Instantly get the scoop on your favorite artist with built-in GraceNote support while an integrated YouTube search engine automatically seeks out and suggests music videos, interviews and other content related to the song being played.
Gesture Control introduces a whole new way to control content playing within Media Gallery. Using advanced technology, Media Gallery includes the ability to utilize your integrated webcam to detect specific hand movements that command the player to play, pause, skip forward or back through a song, video or slideshow.
Enjoy the powerful performance of an Intel Core i5 - 460M processor (2.53GHz) with Intel Turbo Boost Technology up to (2.80GHz) and 4GB of pre-installed system memory. It delivers solid performance for everyday applications, with the ability to increase speed as needed for demanding tasks thanks to new Intel Turbo Boost Technology. It automatically adapts to whatever you are doing on your PC, dialing up speed to respond quickly to your needs. It's smart performance with a speed boost.
The VAIO EB Series laptop comes pre-installed with Genuine Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit.
Microsoft Office Starter 2010 includes reduced-functionality versions of Word and Excel only, with advertising.
Store your favorite movies, important documents, and cherished family photos on the massive 500GB hard drive.
The 15.5" (1366x768) widescreen LED backlit display uses power-efficient LCD technology and delivers dazzling colors and picture clarity.
The VAIO EB series laptop also comes with three special hardware buttons: VAIO, ASSIST and WEB that gets you to where you want to go with a touch of a button.
- One touch access to the web without full boot up into Windows with WEB button.
- Press the VAIO button to launch Media Gallery and create movies, and enjoy photos and music in a whole new way.
-ASSIST button links directly to VAIO Care Software that helps maintain and troubleshoot any PC issues for optimal performance.
The Wireless Way To Enjoy PC Content On A Big Screen
Now it's easy to wirelessly stream content to your HDTV with the Intel Wireless Display enabled EB Series laptop.
Sit back and experience your favorite online TV shows and movies from the comfort of your couch. Access music and photos from your hard drive or home network and immediately send it wirelessly to the biggest screen in your home. With integrated Intel Wireless Display technology, searching for cables and stringing them across your living room is a thing of the past.
Superior Support For Your VAIO Computer
Not a PC Expert? Don't know what a "de-frag" is? No problem. We've designed an easy-to-use tool that lets you tune up, update and troubleshoot your VAIO PC with just a few clicks. An ASSIST button on the keyboard panel that puts this helpful program right at your fingertips.
Enjoy the convenience and accessibility of In-home and International service with the Sony standard limited warranty.
With In-home service, when possible we'll come to you to repair your PC for a variety of issues.
International service provides you with coverage in over 40 countries; Sony assures that your VAIO laptop will have a broad range of services and support wherever you travel.
Optional Sony extended service plans are available to extend your limited warranty coverage up to 4 years from the date of your PC purchase.
Sound System: Intel High Definition Audio
Back Light Technology: LED
Resolution: 1366 x 768
Screen Size: 15.5"
ENERGY STAR: 5.0
Multimedia Card Reader: One Memory Stick PRO (STD / Duo) media slot with MagicGate functionality One ExpressCard /34 media slot One Secure Digital (SD memory card) media slot
Action Buttons: VAIO, ASSIST, WEB, Wireless on / off
Pointing Device: Electro-static touchpad (Multi-Finger)
Processor: Intel HD Graphics
Type: Serial ATA
10-Key Numeric Pad: Yes
Camera: Built-in MOTION EYE camera and microphone with face-tracking technology
Keyboard: QWERTY, 103 keys with 2.0mm stroke and 19.05mm pitch
Inputs and Outputs
Ethernet Connection(s): 1
HDMI Output(s): 1
Headphone Jack: 1
Internal Microphone: 1
Microphone Input: 1
USB Port(s): 4 USB (one shared with eSATA)
VGA Output(s): 1
Installed: 4GB (2GBx2)
BD-R DL Read: 2.2x max
BD-R Read: 4x max
BD-RE DL Read: 2.2x max
BD-RE Read: 4x max
BD-ROM Read: 4x max
Blu-ray Disc Support: Read Only20 (BD-ROM)
CD Support: Read / Write (CD/-R/-RW)
DVD Support: Read / Write (DVD?R/?RW/?R DL/-RAM)
Battery Type: Standard Capacity Lithium-ion Battery
DVD Playback: Up to 2.5 hours Standard Capacity Battery
Default Brightness: Up to 3.5 hours, 7 Standard Capacity Battery, Up to 5 hours7 Large Capacity Battery
Speed: 2.53GHz with Turbo Boost Technology up to 2.80GHz
Type: Intel Core i5 - 460M
Service and Warranty Information
Limited Warranty Term: 1 year limited warranty. See actual warranty for details.
Online and Email Support
Onsite/In-Home Service: 1 year limited warranty with Onsite/In-Home Service.
International Service: 1 year international service plan. Registration required.
Telephone Support: 1 year toll-free technical assistance available 24/7.
Operating System: Genuine Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
Sony Creativity Suite: PMB ? VAIO Edition - Import, organize, edit and publish in one easy-to-use program VAIO Media Gallery - Bring forgotten favorites to life
System Maintenance and Support: VAIO Care - System diagnostics and maintenance
Anti-Virus Software: Norton Internet Security 2010 30-Day Trial Offer
Supplied Software: Microsoft Office 2010 Starter
Average Boot Time: 60 sec
Average Resume Time from Suspend: 2 sec
First Boot Time: 5 min
Weights and Measurements
Dimensions (Approx.): 14.56"(W) x 1.22"(H) x 9.77"(D)
Weight (Approx.): 5.9 lbs (with standard capacity battery
Ethernet Protocol: 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T
Ethernet Speed: Fast Ethernet (RJ-45)
Wi-Fi: Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6200 (802.11b/g/n)
Wireless Display: Intel Wireless Display