Sony VAIO BX Specs

Sony VAIO BX541B (Pentium M 740 1.73 GHz, 512 MB RAM, 60 GB HDD)

Part Number: VGN-BX541B

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Platform Technology
    Intel Centrino
  • Notebook type
    Thin-and-light (4-6 lbs.)
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    Intel Pentium M 740 / 1.73 GHz
  • Cache
    L2 - 2 MB
  • Data Bus Speed
    533 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Mobile Intel 915GM Express
  • Features
    Enhanced SpeedStep technology, Execute Disable Bit capability, power-optimized processor system bus

Cache Memory

  • Type
    L2 cache
  • Installed Size
    2 MB

RAM

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

Storage

  • Optical Drive
    CD-RW / DVD-ROM combo
  • Read Speed
    24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
  • Write Speed
    24x
  • Rewrite Speed
    24x
  • Type
    portable

Memory

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

Display

  • Resolution
    1024 x 768 (XGA)
  • Widescreen Display
    No
  • Monitor Features
    X BRITE-ECO
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    35.8 cm
  • Display Resolution Abbreviation
    XGA

Audio & Video

  • Graphics Processor
    Intel GMA 900
  • Memory Allocation Technology
    Dynamic Video Memory Technology 3.0
  • Sound
    Stereo speakers

Hard Drive

  • Spindle Speed
    5400 rpm
  • Type
    HDD
  • Installed Qty
    1
  • Capacity
    60 GB

Input

  • Type
    keyboard, touchpad

Communications

  • Wireless Protocol
    802.11b/g
  • Wireless Controller
    Intel PRO/Wireless 2200BG
  • Wired Protocol
    Gigabit Ethernet

Processor

  • CPU Type
    Pentium M
  • Processor Number
    740
  • Manufacturer
    Intel
  • Clock Speed
    1.73 GHz

Optical Storage

  • Drive Type
    CD-RW / DVD
  • Type
    CD-RW / DVD-ROM combo

Floppy Drive

  • Type
    none

Card Reader

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

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Run Time (Up To)
    5 hour(s)

Connections & Expansion

  • Slots
    1 x CardBus (1 free)
  • Interfaces
    1 x microphone - input - mini-phone 3.5 mm
    1 x headphones - output - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm
    1 x network - Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T - RJ-45
    1 x modem - phone line - RJ-11
    1 x display / video - VGA - 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15)
    1 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire)
    3 x USB 2.0 4 pin USB Type A
    1 x docking / port replicator
  • Memory Card Reader
    Yes (SD Card, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Duo)

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony VAIO
  • Model
    VGN-BX541B
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Networking

  • Max Transfer Rate
    56 Kbps
  • Data Link Protocol
    Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g
  • Wireless LAN Supported
    Yes
  • Wireless NIC
    Intel PRO/Wireless 2200BG

System

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

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    silver

Monitor

  • Diagonal Size
    14.1 in

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    12.5 in
  • Depth
    10.4 in
  • Height
    1.3 in

Audio Output

  • Compliant Standards
    Microsoft WSS 1.0/2.0

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Mainboard

  • Data Bus Speed
    533 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Mobile Intel 915GM Express

Physical Characteristics

  • Weight
    5.07 lbs

Operating System / Software

  • OS Provided: Type
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional
  • Type
    InterVideo WinDVD, Microsoft Office 2003 Small Business Edition (Trial), Microsoft Works 8.0, Norton Internet Security (90 days subscription), VAIO Help and Support

Video Output

  • Graphics Processor
    Intel GMA 900
  • Graphics Processor Series
    Intel GMA

Video Memory

  • Memory Allocation Technology
    Dynamic Video Memory Technology 3.0

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty, product info support, technical support
  • Service Included
    e-mail consulting, parts and labor, phone consulting, web support
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

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