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Sony VAIO PCV-RZ Specifications

Sony VAIO PCV-RZ

Sony VAIO Digital Studio PCV-RZ44G (Pentium 4 2.8GHz, 512MB RAM, 160GB HDD, XP Media Center 2005)

Part Number: PCV-RZ44G Released: September 30, 2003

General

  • Type
    Personal computer
  • Recommended Use
    home use
  • Product Form Factor
    Tower
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    Intel Pentium 4 2.8 GHz
  • Data Bus Speed
    800 MHz

Cache Memory

  • Installed Size
    L2 cache - 512 KB
  • Cache Per Processor
    512 KB
  • Type
    L2 cache
  • Per Processor Size
    512 KB
  • Installed Size
    512 KB

Storage

  • Interface Type
    ATA-100
  • Type
    CD-ROM
  • Read Speed
    32x
  • Write Speed
    16x (CD) / 4x (DVD)
  • Rewrite Speed
    10x (CD) / 2x (DVD-RW) / 2.4x (DVD+RW)

Memory

  • Max Supported Size
    2 GB
  • Form Factor
    DIMM 184-pin
  • Slots Qty
    2
  • Empty Slots
    1

RAM

  • Memory Speed
    333 MHz
  • Memory Specification Compliance
    PC2700
  • Technology
    DDR SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    512 MB
  • Rated Memory Speed
    333 MHz

Display

  • Type
    none.

Hard Drive

  • Interface Type
    ATA-100
  • Spindle Speed
    7200 rpm
  • Type
    HDD
  • Interface Class
    Parallel ATA
  • Installed Qty
    1
  • Capacity
    160 GB

Storage Controller

  • Interface Type
    ATA-100
  • Type
    IDE
  • Installed Qty
    1

Input

  • Type
    keyboard, mouse, remote control

Optical Storage

  • Drive Type
    DVD-Writer
  • Type
    DVD±RW
  • Interface Type
    IDE

Processor

  • Installed Qty
    1
  • Max Supported Qty
    1
  • Type
    Pentium 4
  • Manufacturer
    Intel
  • Clock Speed
    2.8 GHz

Optical Storage (2nd)

  • Type
    CD-ROM
  • Read Speed
    40x
  • Drive Type
    CD-ROM

Floppy Drive

  • Type
    3.5" 1.44 MB floppy

Storage Removable

  • Type
    none

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony VAIO Digital Studio
  • Model
    PCV-RZ44G
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Networking

  • Data Link Protocol
    Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet

System

  • Type
    personal computer
  • Hard Drive Capacity
    160 GB

Miscellaneous

  • Compliant Standards
    ACPI 1.0a
  • Included Accessories
    remote control

Monitor

  • Monitor Type
    None.

Graphics Controller

  • Form Factor
    plug-in card
  • Interface Type
    AGP 8x
  • Graphics Processor
    NVIDIA GeForce FX 5200
  • Video Memory
    128 MB DDR SDRAM
  • Video Interfaces
    Composite Video, DVI, S-Video

Chassis

  • Form Factor
    tower
  • Manufacturer Form Factor
    tower

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    7.8 in
  • Depth
    15.4 in
  • Height
    15 in

Multimedia Functionality

  • Video Input
    video capture adapter

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Mainboard

  • Data Bus Speed
    800 MHz

Audio Output

  • Sound Card Name
    Creative Sound Blaster Audigy
  • Sound Output Mode
    5.1 channel surround

Printer

  • Type
    none

Expansion / Connectivity

  • Slots
    1 (total) / 0 (free) x AGP
    3 (total) / 1 (free) x PCI
    2 (total) / 1 (free) x DIMM 184-pin
    1 (total) / 1 (free) x Memory Stick Card
    1 (total) / 1 (free) x CF Card
    1 (total) / 1 (free) x SmartMedia Card

Telecom

  • Modem
    Fax / modem
  • Protocols & Specifications
    ITU V.90

Physical Characteristics

  • Form Factor
    tower
  • Weight
    30.86 lbs

Cluster

  • Cluster Hard Drive
    none

Power

  • Type
    power supply
  • Nominal Voltage
    AC 120 V (50/60 Hz)

Operating System / Software

  • OS Provided: Type
    Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
  • OS Provided
    Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
  • Type
    Adobe Acrobat Reader, Apple QuickTime, Norton Internet Security (Trial), RealOne Player, Sony Click to DVD, Sony DVgate Plus, Sony PictureGear Studio, Sony SonicStage, VAIO Media, VAIO Support Agent, Drivers & Utilities, EarthLink TotalAccess, Microsoft Age of Empires II, Microsoft Encarta Online, Microsoft Money 2004, Microsoft Works 7.0, MoodLogic 2.5, Netscape Navigator

Video Output

  • Interface Type
    AGP 8x
  • Graphics Processor
    NVIDIA GeForce FX 5200
  • Graphics Processor Series
    NVIDIA Geforce FX
  • Video Interfaces
    Composite Video, DVI, S-Video

Video Memory

  • Technology
    DDR SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    128 MB

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony VAIO Digital Studio PCV-RZ44G (Pentium 4 2.8GHz, 512MB RAM, 160GB HDD, XP Media Center 2005)

Part Number: PCV-RZ44G Released: Sep 30, 2003

MSRP: $1,700.00

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