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Sony Vaio NR430E/L Specifications

Sony Vaio NR430E/L

Sony Vaio NR430E/L

Part Number: VGN-NR430E/L (Reviewed) Released: June 29, 2008

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Wireless capabilities
    IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11 n (draft)
  • Notebook type
    Budget, Mid-size laptops (6-7.5 lbs.)
  • Screen type
    Widescreen
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    Intel Pentium T2390 / 1.86 GHz
  • Number of Cores
    Dual-Core
  • Cache
    L2 - 1 MB
  • Data Bus Speed
    533 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Mobile Intel GL960 Express

Cache Memory

  • Type
    L2 cache
  • Installed Size
    1 MB

RAM

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

Memory

  • Max Supported Size
    2 GB
  • Technology
    DDR2 SDRAM
  • Speed
    533 MHz / PC2-4200 - 533 MHz
  • Slots Qty
    2
  • Empty Slots
    0

Storage

  • Interface
    Serial ATA-150
  • Optical Drive
    DVD±RW (±R DL) / DVD-RAM fixed
  • Type
    none
  • Read Speed
    24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
  • Write Speed
    24x (CD) / 8x (DVD±R) / 6x (DVD±R DL)
  • Rewrite Speed
    24x (CD) / 6x (DVD-RW) / 8x (DVD+RW) / 5x (DVD-RAM)
  • Type
    portable

Display

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

Environmental Parameters

  • Environmental standards
    RoHS

Audio & Video

  • Graphics Processor
    Intel GMA X3100
  • Memory Allocation Technology
    Dynamic Video Memory Technology 4.0
  • Total Available Graphics Memory
    358 MB
  • Sound
    Microphone

Hard Drive

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

Input

  • Type
    keyboard, touchpad
  • Localization & Layout
    QWERTY

Communications

  • Wireless Protocol
    802.11a/b/g/n (draft)
  • Wireless Controller
    Intel Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN
  • Wired Protocol
    10/100 Ethernet

Optical Storage

  • Drive Type
    DVD SuperMulti DL
  • Type
    DVD±RW (±R DL) / DVD-RAM
  • Form Factor
    fixed

Processor

  • Type
    Pentium
  • Processor Number
    T2390
  • Manufacturer
    Intel
  • Clock Speed
    1.86 GHz

Floppy Drive

  • Type
    none

Card Reader

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

Battery

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

Connections & Expansion

  • Slots
    2 x memory (0 free)
    1 x ExpressCard/34 (1 free)
  • Interfaces
    1 x headphones - output - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm
    1 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire) - 4 pin FireWire
    4 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/1000Base-T - RJ-45
    1 x modem - phone line - RJ-11
    1 x microphone - input - mini-phone 3.5 mm
  • Memory Card Reader
    Yes (SD Card, Memory Stick Duo)

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony VAIO NR Series
  • Model
    VGN-NR430E/L
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    night blue
  • Features
    Intel PRO/Wireless 4965AGN Wireless LAN
  • Compliant Standards
    RoHS

Networking

  • Max Transfer Rate
    56 Kbps
  • Data Link Protocol
    Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n (draft)
  • Wireless LAN Supported
    Yes
  • Wireless NIC
    Intel Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN

Monitor

  • Diagonal Size
    15.4 in

System

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

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    14.2 in
  • Depth
    10.6 in
  • Height
    1.6 in

Audio Output

  • Compliant Standards
    High Definition Audio

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Mainboard

  • Data Bus Speed
    533 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Mobile Intel GL960 Express

Physical Characteristics

  • Weight
    6.3 lbs

Operating System / Software

  • OS Provided: Type
    Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium
  • Type
    AOL Online (90 days trial), Microsoft Office 2007 Home and Student Edition (60 days trial), Microsoft Windows Live OneCare (Trial), Microsoft Works 9 SE, Sony Click to Disc Editor 1.0, VAIO Movie Story, VAIO Music Box

Video Output

  • Graphics Processor
    Intel GMA X3100
  • Graphics Processor Series
    Intel GMA

Video Memory

  • Installed Size
    358 MB
  • Memory Allocation Technology
    Dynamic Video Memory Technology 4.0
  • Total Available Graphics Memory
    358 MB

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony Vaio NR430E/L

Part Number: VGN-NR430E/L Released: Jun 29, 2008

MSRP: $699.99

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