Sony VAIO VX series Specifications

Sony VAIO VX series

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Sony VAIO VX series

Part Number: PCG-VX88 (Reviewed) Released: 17 April 2002

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Recommended Use
    corporate business, small business
  • Built-in Devices
    Jog Dial, display, keyboard, microphone, stereo speakers, touchpad
  • Operating System
    Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
  • Wireless capabilities
    IEEE 802.11b
  • Notebook type
    Thin-and-light (4-6 lbs.)
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    Intel Pentium III-M 850 MHz
  • Cache
    L2 - 512 KB - Advanced Transfer Cache
  • Power Efficiency
    Low-Voltage (LV)
  • Data Bus Speed
    100 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Intel 815EM

Cache Memory

  • Type
    L2 cache
  • Installed Size
    512 KB

RAM

  • Memory Speed
    100 MHz
  • Upgrade Rule
    max 256 MB module
  • Technology
    SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    256 MB

Storage

  • Optical Drive
    1 x CD-RW / DVD-ROM combo external
  • Type
    none
  • Read Speed
    24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
  • Write Speed
    8x
  • Rewrite Speed
    4x
  • Type
    portable

Memory

  • Max Supported Size
    384 MB
  • Technology
    SDRAM
  • Speed
    100 MHz
  • Form Factor
    SO-DIMM 144-pin
  • Slots Qty
    2

Environmental Parameters

  • Environmental standards
    EPA Energy Star

Display

  • Widescreen Display
    No
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    35.8 cm
  • Display Resolution Abbreviation
    XGA

Audio & Video

  • Graphics Processor
    AGP
  • Memory Allocation Technology
    shared video memory (UMA)
  • Supported Display Graphics
    SVGA (800x600), SXGA (1280x1024), UXGA (1600x1200), VGA (640x480), XGA (1024x768)
  • Analog Video Format
    none
  • Sound
    Microphone

Hard Drive

  • Type
    HDD
  • Installed Qty
    1
  • Capacity
    30 GB

Input

  • Type
    Jog Dial, keyboard, touchpad

Communications

  • Wireless Protocol
    802.11b
  • Wireless Controller
    Mini PCI
  • Wired Protocol
    10/100 Ethernet

Optical Storage

  • Drive Type
    CD-RW / DVD
  • Type
    CD-RW / DVD-ROM combo
  • Form Factor
    external

Processor

  • Installed Qty
    1
  • Max Supported Qty
    1
  • Type
    Pentium III-M
  • Manufacturer
    Intel
  • Clock Speed
    850 MHz

Floppy Drive

  • Type
    none

Battery

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

Card Reader

  • Type
    card reader
  • Supported Flash Memory
    Memory Stick

AC Adapter

  • Input
    AC 100/240 V

Connections & Expansion

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

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony VAIO
  • Model
    PCG-VX88
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Networking

  • Max Transfer Rate
    56 Kbps
  • Data Link Protocol
    Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b
  • Form Factor
    plug-in module
  • Interface (Bus) Type
    Mini PCI
  • Wireless LAN Supported
    Yes

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    Black
  • Integrated Options
    Microphone, stereo speakers, keyboard, touchpad, display, Jog Dial
  • Compliant Standards
    ACPI, APM

Monitor

  • Diagonal Size
    14.1 in

System

  • Notebook Type
    notebook
  • Platform
    Windows
  • Hard Drive Capacity
    30 GB

Graphics Controller

  • Form Factor
    integrated
  • Interface Type
    AGP

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    12.3 in
  • Depth
    10.3 in
  • Height
    1.3 in

Audio Output

  • Form Factor
    integrated
  • Signal Processor
    Intel 815EM
  • Sound Output Mode
    3D Sound
  • Compliant Standards
    AC '97

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Mainboard

  • Data Bus Speed
    100 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Intel 815EM

Environmental Standards

  • ENERGY STAR Qualified
    Yes

Physical Characteristics

  • Weight
    4.41 lbs

Power

  • Voltage Required
    AC 100/240 V
  • Power Consumption Operational
    60 Watt

Operating System / Software

  • OS Provided: Type
    Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
  • Type
    AOL, Adobe Photoshop Elements, Sony DVgate, Sony Digital Printing, Sony Everquest, Sony MovieShaker, Sony PicoPlayer, Sony PictureGear, Sony Smart Capture, Sony SonicStage, Trend Micro PC Cillin, VAIO Support Agent, ArcSoft PhotoPrinter 2000 Pro, Drivers & Utilities, InterVideo WinDVD 2000, Microsoft Word 2002, Quicken 2002, RealPlayer, ScreenBlast ACID, SkyDesk SmartClone

Video Memory

  • Installed Size
    11 MB
  • Memory Allocation Technology
    shared video memory (UMA)

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony VAIO VX series

Part Number: PCG-VX88 Released: 17 Apr 2002

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