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Sony VAIO N170GT (Core Duo 1.6 GHz, 1 GB RAM, 120 GB HDD) Specifications

Sony VAIO N170GT (Core Duo 1.6 GHz

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Sony VAIO N170GT (Core Duo 1.6 GHz, 1 GB RAM, 120 GB HDD)

Part Number: VGNN170GT (Reviewed) Released: 1 November 2006

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Platform Technology
    Intel Centrino Duo
  • Operating System
    Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005
  • Wireless capabilities
    IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g
  • Notebook type
    Mid-size laptops (6-7.5 lbs.)
  • Screen type
    Widescreen
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    Intel Core Duo T2050 / 1.6 GHz
  • Number of Cores
    Dual-Core
  • Cache
    L2 - 2 MB
  • Data Bus Speed
    533 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Mobile Intel 945GM Express

Cache Memory

  • Type
    L2 cache
  • Installed Size
    2 MB

RAM

  • Memory Speed
    533 MHz
  • Memory Specification Compliance
    PC2-4200
  • Technology
    DDR2 SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    1 GB
  • Rated Memory Speed
    533 MHz

Storage

  • Interface
    Serial ATA-150
  • Optical Drive
    DVD±RW (±R DL)
  • Type
    none
  • Read Speed
    24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
  • Write Speed
    24x (CD) / 8x (DVD±R) / 4x (DVD±R DL)
  • Rewrite Speed
    24x (CD) / 6x (DVD-RW) / 8x (DVD+RW)
  • Type
    portable

Memory

  • Max Supported Size
    2 GB
  • Technology
    DDR2 SDRAM
  • Speed
    533 MHz / PC2-4200 - 533 MHz
  • Slots Qty
    2

Display

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

Audio & Video

  • Graphics Processor
    Intel GMA 950
  • Memory Allocation Technology
    Dynamic Video Memory Technology 3.0
  • Max Allocated RAM Size
    128 MB

Hard Drive

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

Input

  • Type
    keyboard, touchpad
  • Localization & Layout
    QWERTY

Communications

  • Wireless Protocol
    802.11a/b/g
  • Wireless Controller
    Intel PRO/Wireless 3945BG
  • Wired Protocol
    10/100 Ethernet

Optical Storage

  • Drive Type
    DVD-Writer DL
  • Type
    DVD±RW (±R DL)

Processor

  • CPU Type
    Core Duo
  • Processor Number
    T2050
  • Manufacturer
    Intel
  • Clock Speed
    1.6 GHz

Floppy Drive

  • Type
    none

Card Reader

  • Type
    card reader
  • Supported Flash Memory
    Memory Stick, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Run Time (Up To)
    5.5 sec

Connections & Expansion

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

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony VAIO N Series
  • Model
    VAIO N
  • 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
  • Wireless LAN Supported
    Yes
  • Wireless NIC
    Intel PRO/Wireless 3945BG

Monitor

  • Diagonal Size
    15.4 in

System

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

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    brown

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    14.4 in
  • Depth
    10.5 in
  • Height
    1.6 in

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Mainboard

  • Data Bus Speed
    533 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Mobile Intel 945GM Express

Physical Characteristics

  • Weight
    6.83 lbs

Operating System / Software

  • OS Provided: Type
    Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005
  • Type
    Microsoft Works 8.5, Sony Click to DVD, Sony DVgate Plus, VAIO Recovery Wizard, VAIO Security Center, VAIO Support Central, VAIO Update

Video Output

  • Graphics Processor
    Intel GMA 950
  • Graphics Processor Series
    Intel GMA

Video Memory

  • Memory Allocation Technology
    Dynamic Video Memory Technology 3.0
  • Max Allocated RAM Size
    128 MB

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony VAIO N170GT (Core Duo 1.6 GHz, 1 GB RAM, 120 GB HDD)

Part Number: VGNN170GT Released: 1 Nov 2006

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