Sony VAIO VGN-NR498E Specifications

Sony VAIO VGN-NR498E

Sony VAIO NR498E (silver)

Part Number: VGN-NR498E/S Released: June 29, 2007

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Platform Technology
    Intel Centrino Duo
  • Operating System
    Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium
  • Wireless capabilities
    IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11 n (draft)
  • Notebook type
    Budget, Midsize
  • Screen type
    Widescreen
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    Intel Core 2 Duo T5750 / 2 GHz
  • Number of Cores
    Dual-Core
  • Cache
    L2 - 2 MB
  • 64-bit Computing
    Yes
  • Data Bus Speed
    667 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Mobile Intel GM965 Express

Cache Memory

  • Type
    L2 cache
  • Installed Size
    2 MB

Storage

  • Interface
    Serial ATA-150
  • Optical Drive
    DVD±RW (±R DL) / DVD-RAM - fixed
  • Type
    none
  • Read Speed
    24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
  • Write Speed
    24x (CD) / 8x (DVD±R) / 6x (DVD±R DL)
  • Rewrite Speed
    24x (CD) / 6x (DVD-RW) / 8x (DVD+RW) / 5x (DVD-RAM)
  • Type
    portable

Memory

  • Max Supported Size
    4 GB
  • Technology
    DDR2 SDRAM
  • Speed
    667 MHz / PC2-5300
  • Slots Qty
    2
  • Empty Slots
    0

RAM

  • Memory Speed
    667 MHz
  • Memory Specification Compliance
    PC2-5300
  • Configuration Features
    1 x 1 GB + 1 x 2 GB
  • Technology
    DDR2 SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    3 GB

Display

  • Widescreen Display
    Yes
  • Monitor Features
    X BRITE-ECO
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    39.1 cm
  • Display Resolution Abbreviation
    WXGA

Environmental Parameters

  • Environmental standards
    RoHS

Hard Drive

  • Spindle Speed
    5400 rpm
  • Type
    HDD
  • Capacity
    250 GB

Audio & Video

  • Graphics Processor
    Intel GMA X3100
  • Memory Allocation Technology
    Dynamic Video Memory Technology 4.0
  • Total Available Graphics Memory
    358 MB
  • Sound
    Microphone

Input

  • Type
    keyboard, touchpad
  • Localization & Layout
    QWERTY

Communications

  • Wireless Protocol
    802.11a/b/g/n (draft)
  • Wireless Controller
    Intel Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN
  • Wired Protocol
    10/100 Ethernet

Optical Storage

  • Drive Type
    DVD SuperMulti DL
  • Type
    DVD±RW (±R DL) / DVD-RAM
  • Form Factor
    fixed

Processor

  • Type
    Core 2 Duo
  • Processor Number
    T5750
  • Manufacturer
    Intel
  • Clock Speed
    2 GHz

Modem

  • Type
    fax / modem

Floppy Drive

  • Type
    none

Battery

  • Run Time (Up To)
    5 sec

Card Reader

  • Type
    card reader
  • Supported Flash Memory
    Memory Stick Duo, SD Memory Card

Connections & Expansion

  • Slots
    1 x ExpressCard/34 ( 1 free )
    2 x memory ( 0 free )
  • Interfaces
    1 x display / video - VGA - 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15)
    4 x USB 2.0 - 4 pin USB Type A
    1 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire) - 4 pin FireWire
    1 x network - Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX - RJ-45
    1 x headphones - output - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm
    1 x microphone - input - mini-phone 3.5 mm
    1 x modem - phone line - RJ-11
  • Memory Card Reader
    Yes ( SD Card, Memory Stick Duo )

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony VAIO NR Series
  • Model
    VAIO NR
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Networking

  • Max Transfer Rate
    56 Kbps
  • Data Link Protocol
    Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n (draft)
  • Wireless LAN Supported
    Yes
  • Wireless NIC
    Intel Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN

Monitor

  • Diagonal Size
    15.4 in

System

  • Platform Technology
    Intel Centrino Duo
  • Notebook Type
    notebook
  • Platform
    Windows
  • Hard Drive Capacity
    250 GB

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    Granite silver
  • Compliant Standards
    RoHS
  • Color Category
    silver

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    14.2 in
  • Depth
    10.6 in
  • Height
    1.6 in

Audio Output

  • Compliant Standards
    High Definition Audio

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Mainboard

  • Data Bus Speed
    667 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Mobile Intel GM965 Express

Audio Input

  • Type
    microphone

Physical Characteristics

  • Weight
    6.17 lbs

Operating System / Software

  • OS Provided: Type
    Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium
  • Type
    AOL Online (90 days trial), Microsoft Office 2007 Home and Student Edition (60 days trial), Microsoft Windows Live OneCare (Trial), Microsoft Works 9 SE, Sony Click to Disc Editor 1.0, VAIO Movie Story, VAIO Music Box

Video Output

  • Graphics Processor
    Intel GMA X3100

Video Memory

  • Memory Allocation Technology
    Dynamic Video Memory Technology 4.0
  • Total Available Graphics Memory
    358 MB

Input Device

  • Type
    keyboard, touchpad

Expansion Slots

  • Type
    ExpressCard/34, memory
  • Total Qty
    1, 2
  • Free Qty
    0, 1

OS Provided

  • Family
    Windows Vista
  • Edition
    Windows Vista Home Premium
  • Type
    Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty, technical support
  • Service Included
    phone consulting
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

Sustainability

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony VAIO NR498E (silver)

Part Number: VGN-NR498E/S Released: Jun 29, 2007

MSRP: $849.99

Visit manufacturer site for details.