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Sony VAIO F Specifications

Sony VAIO F

Sony VAIO F Series VPC-F237FX/B - 16.4" - Core i7 2670QM - 8 GB RAM - 640 GB HDD - QWERTY

Part Number: VPCF237FX/B

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Operating System
    Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Edition
  • Notebook type
    HD display, Midsize, Blu-ray drive
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    Intel Core i7 (2nd Gen) 2670QM / 2.2 GHz
  • Max Turbo Speed
    3.1 GHz
  • Number of Cores
    Quad-Core
  • Cache
    6 MB
  • 64-bit Computing
    Yes
  • Features
    Hyper-Threading Technology, Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0

Cache Memory

  • Installed Size
    6 MB

RAM

  • Memory Speed
    1333 MHz
  • Configuration Features
    1 x 4 GB + 1 x 2 GB
  • Technology
    DDR3 SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    8 GB

Storage

  • Interface
    Serial ATA-300
  • Optical Drive
    BD-RE fixed

Memory

  • Max Supported Size
    6 GB
  • Technology
    DDR3 SDRAM
  • Speed
    1333 MHz
  • Slots Qty
    2

Display

  • LCD Backlight Technology
    LED backlight
  • Widescreen Display
    Yes
  • Image Aspect Ratio
    16:9
  • Type
    LED
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    41.7 cm
  • Display Resolution Abbreviation
    Full HD

Audio & Video

  • Graphics Processor
    NVIDIA GeForce GT 540M - 1 GB
  • Integrated Webcam
    Yes
  • Camera Features
    Exmor Technology
  • Sound
    Stereo speakers, microphone
  • Features
    S-Force Front Surround 3D

Hard Drive

  • Spindle Speed
    7200 rpm
  • Type
    HDD
  • Capacity
    640 GB

Input

  • Type
    keyboard, touchpad
  • Localization & Layout
    QWERTY
  • Features
    multi-touch touchpad

Communications

  • Wireless Protocol
    802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth 2.1 EDR
  • Wired Protocol
    Gigabit Ethernet

Optical Storage

  • Drive Type
    Blu-ray Writer
  • Type
    BD-RE
  • Form Factor
    fixed

Processor

  • Type
    2nd Gen Core i7
  • Processor Number
    i7-2670QM
  • Generation
    2
  • Manufacturer
    Intel
  • Clock Speed
    2.2 GHz

Card Reader

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

Battery

  • Technology
    Lithium ion
  • Capacity
    5000 mAh
  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Run Time (Up To)
    4.5 sec

Connections & Expansion

  • Interfaces
    Microphone input
    Headphone output
    VGA
    USB 2.0
    2 x USB 3.0
    HDMI
    LAN
  • Memory Card Reader
    Yes (SD Card, Memory Stick Duo)

Header

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

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    matte black
  • Included Laptop Accessories
    power adapter
  • Compliant Standards
    RoHS

System

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

Networking

  • Data Link Protocol
    Bluetooth 2.1 EDR, Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
  • Wireless LAN Supported
    Yes

Software

  • Microsoft Office Preloaded
    Includes a pre-loaded image of select Microsoft Office 2010 suites. Purchase an Office 2010 Product Key Card or disc to activate preloaded software on this PC.

Monitor

  • Diagonal Size
    16.4 in

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    15.7 in
  • Depth
    10.7 in
  • Height
    1.7 in

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Audio Output

  • Compliant Standards
    Dolby Home Theater v4

Environmental Standards

  • EPEAT Level
    EPEAT Gold
  • ENERGY STAR Certified
    Yes

Physical Characteristics

  • Weight
    6.83 lbs

Operating System / Software

  • OS Provided: Type
    Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Edition
  • Type
    Microsoft Office 2010 Starter, Norton Internet Security 2012 (30 days trial), Picture Motion Browser VAIO Edition, Sony ACID Music Studio 8.0, Sony PS3 Remote Play Software, Sony Vegas Movie Studio HD Platinum 10, Sound Forge Audio Studio 10, VAIO Care, VAIO Media Gallery

Video Output

  • Discrete Graphics Processor
    Yes
  • Graphics Processor
    NVIDIA GeForce GT 540M
  • Graphics Processor Series
    NVIDIA Geforce GT

Video Memory

  • Installed Size
    1 GB

Notebook Camera

  • Integrated Webcam
    Yes
  • Camera Features
    Exmor Technology

Input Device

  • Numeric Keypad
    Yes
  • Backlight
    Yes

Sustainability

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony VAIO F Series VPC-F237FX/B - 16.4" - Core i7 2670QM - 8 GB RAM - 640 GB HDD - QWERTY

Part Number: VPCF237FX/B

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