Get an immersive viewing experience in Full HD1080p with images so realistic you feel like you are part of the action. Loaded for all-out performance with a Quad Core Intel Core i7 processor, dedicated NVIDIA GeForce graphics, and plenty of RAM.
Performance - The VAIO F series laptop was built with the multimedia enthusiast in mind. With a large screen for game playing and movie watching, a seamless speaker bar with mind-blowing sound, and a pre-programmed Function F1 key that allows you to turn off the touch pad while gaming, the Sony engineers considered every detail. You even get a backlit keyboard so you can play and work with the lights turned down.
The True Beauty of Displays - Measuring an impressive 16.4" and sporting a cinema-inspired 16:9 aspect ratio, the 1920 X 1080 Full HD resolution widescreen display lets you view your games and movies in impeccable detail with amazing color and contrast from virtually any angle. And with the anti-glare coating, distracting reflections are minimized.
Intel Core i7 Quad Core Processor technology - For the most visible difference in HD, multitasking or multimedia, get the processor with top-of-the-line performance you can truly see and feel. With our best set of features for the speediest and most responsive experience, the 2nd generation Intel Core i7 Quad Core processor is the ideal choice for whatever you want to do. Automatically speed up your processor when your PC needs extra performance-that's Intel Turbo Boost Technology.2 8-way multi-task processing allows each core to work on two tasks simultaneously, letting you move between applications quickly and without hesitation-that's Intel Hyper-Threading Technology.
Watch Blu-ray Disc movies - The versatile Blu-Ray Disc player drive on the F Series laptop combines the power of HD Blu-ray Disc video playback with the convenience and utility of DVD and CD read/write functionalities. The best picture. The best sound. With stunning clarity, Blu-ray Disc technology is the ultimate way to enjoy your entertainment.
Dedicated Graphics - With a 2nd generation Quad Core Intel Core processor and NVIDIA 1GB Graphics provide an amazing 2D multimedia experience with Blu-ray Disc. Full HD Dislpay with images so realistic, the F Series is in a class by itself. You get smart performance and amazing picture quality with up to 5 hours of battery life.
Processor Type: Intel Core i7-2630QM
Processor Technology: Quad Core
Processor Speed: 2.00GHz with Intel Turbo Boost Technology up to 2.90GHz
Processor Cache: 6MB
Screen Size: 16.4"
Resolution: 1920 x 1080
Display Technology: Full HD
Backlight Technology: LED
Installed Memory: 6GB (4GB + 2GB)
Memory Type/Speed: DDR/1333MHz
Max. Memory: 8GB
Graphics Processor: NVIDIA GeForce GT 540M
Graphics Video RAM: 1GB dedicated
Storage Type: Serial ATA
Storage Capacity: 640GB
Storage Technology: 7200rpm
Optical Drive Type: Blu-ray Disc Player
Optical Drive Support - Blu-ray Disc: Read Only
Optical Drive Support - CD/DVD: Read / Write
Camera: Built-in HD web camera powered by Exmor sensor and microphone
Keyboard: QWERTY, 103 keys with 1.7mm stroke and 19.05mm pitch
10-Key Numeric Pad: Yes
Backlit Keyboard: Yes
Sound System: Intel High Definition Audio with S-FORCE Front Surround 3D and Dolby Home Theater Technology v3
Inputs and Outputs
USB 3.0: 2
USB 2.0: 1
VGA Output(s): 1
Headphone Output: 1
Microphone Input: 1
Secure Digital (SD) Slot: 1
HDMI Output(s): 1 (3D supported)
Memory Stick Duo: 1
Bluetooth Technology: Bluetooth Integrated Stereo A2DP (2.1 + EDR)
Ethernet Protocol: 1000BASE-T/100BASE-TX/10BASE-T
WiFi Adapter: Atheros 802.11b/g/n
Operating System: Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium with Service Pack 64-bit
Supplied Software: Microsoft Office Starter with reduced-functionality versions of Word and Excel, VAIO Care, Media Gallery, PMB - VAIO Edition
Anti-Virus Software: Norton Internet Security 2011 30-Day Trial Offer
ENERGY STAR: 5.0
Weights and Measurements
Dimensions (Approx.): 15.69" (W) x 1.31" - 1.70" (H) x 10.69" (D)
Weight (Approx.): 6.85 lbs. (with Standard Battery)
Action Buttons: VAIO, ASSIST, WEB, Play/Pause, Stop, Next, Previous, Wireless On/Off
Pointing Device: Touchpad (Gesture supported)
Battery Type: Standard Lithium Ion Battery (5000mAh)
DVD Playback: Up to 3.5 hours
Default Brightness: Up to 5 hours
Maximum Brightness: Up to 4 hours
Average Resume Time from Suspend: 2 seconds
Average Boot Time: 60 seconds
First Boot Time: 5 minutes, excluding end user interaction