Sony VAIO RB-series Specifications

Sony VAIO RB-series

General

  • Desktop type
    Monitor included
  • Product Form Factor
    Tower
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    Intel Pentium 4 640 / 3.2 GHz
  • 64-bit Computing
    Yes
  • Data Bus Speed
    800 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Intel 915G Express
  • Processor Main Features
    Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology, Hyper-Threading Technology, Intel Execute Disable Bit, Intel Extended Memory 64 Technology

Cache Memory

  • Installed Size
    L2 cache - 2 MB
  • Cache Per Processor
    2 MB
  • Type
    L2 cache
  • Per Processor Size
    2 MB
  • Installed Size
    2 MB

Storage

  • Interface Type
    Serial ATA-150
  • Type
    DVD-ROM
  • Write Speed
    32x (CD) / 8x (DVD-R) / 16x (DVD+R) / 2.4x (DVD+R DL)
  • Rewrite Speed
    24x (CD) / 4x (DVD±RW)

RAM

  • Technology
    DDR SDRAM
  • Memory Speed
    400 MHz
  • Memory Specification Compliance
    PC3200
  • Technology
    DDR SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    512 MB

Memory

  • Max Supported Size
    2 GB
  • Form Factor
    DIMM 184-pin
  • Slots Qty
    2
  • Empty Slots
    0

Display

  • Widescreen Display
    No
  • Type
    LCD
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    43.2 cm
  • Display Resolution Abbreviation
    SXGA

Hard Drive

  • Type
    HDD
  • Interface Type
    SATA 1.5Gb/s
  • Spindle Speed
    7200 rpm
  • Type
    HDD
  • Interface Class
    Serial ATA
  • Installed Qty
    1
  • Capacity
    250 GB

Audio & Video

  • Memory Allocation Technology
    Dynamic Video Memory Technology 3.0

Storage Controller

  • Interface Type
    Serial ATA-150
  • Type
    Serial ATA
  • Installed Qty
    1

Input

  • Type
    keyboard, mouse

Storage Controller (2nd)

  • Type
    1 x IDE - integrated
  • Installed Qty
    1

Optical Storage

  • Drive Type
    DVD-Writer
  • Type
    DVD±RW (+R DL)
  • Interface Type
    IDE

Processor

  • Installed Qty
    1
  • Max Supported Qty
    1
  • Type
    Pentium 4
  • Processor Number
    640
  • Manufacturer
    Intel
  • Clock Speed
    3.2 GHz

Optical Storage (2nd)

  • Read Speed
    16x
  • Drive Type
    DVD

Card Reader

  • Type
    card reader
  • Supported Flash Memory Cards
    CompactFlash Card type I, CompactFlash Card type II, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO, MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card, SmartMedia Card, xD-Picture Card

Storage Removable

  • Type
    none

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony VAIO
  • Model
    VGC-RB51P
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Networking

  • Max Transfer Rate
    56 Kbps
  • Data Link Protocol
    Ethernet, Fast Ethernet
  • Form Factor
    integrated

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    black
  • Compliant Standards
    ACPI
  • Color Category
    black

System

  • Type
    personal computer
  • Hard Drive Capacity
    250 GB

Monitor

  • Monitor Type
    LCD
  • Native Resolution
    1280 x 1024 ( SXGA )
  • Diagonal Size
    17 in
  • Viewable Size
    17 in
  • Response Time
    8 ms
  • Pixel Pitch
    0.264 mm
  • Image Brightness
    400 cd/m2
  • Image Contrast Ratio
    600:1

Graphics Controller

  • Form Factor
    integrated
  • Graphics Processor
    Intel GMA 900 Dynamic Video Memory Technology 3.0
  • Video Interfaces
    DVI, VGA

Chassis

  • Form Factor
    Tower
  • Manufacturer Form Factor
    tower

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    7.1 in
  • Depth
    15.2 in
  • Height
    16.9 in

Audio Output

  • Form Factor
    integrated
  • Compliant Standards
    AC '97

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Mainboard

  • Data Bus Speed
    800 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Intel 915G Express

Printer

  • Type
    none

Audio Input

  • Type
    none

Mouse

  • Interface
    PS/2

Telecom

  • Modem
    Fax / modem - PCI - plug-in card

Physical Characteristics

  • Form Factor
    Tower
  • Weight
    25.35 lbs

Power

  • Type
    power supply
  • Power Consumption Operational
    305 Watt

Operating System / Software

  • OS Provided: Type
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional
  • OS Provided
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional
  • Type
    AOL Online (180 days trial), Corel WordPerfect Office, Sony SonicStage, VAIO Media, VAIO Recovery Wizard, VAIO Support Central, VAIO Update, InterMute SpySubtract, InterVideo WinDVD, Norton Internet Security 2005 (90 days subscription), Quicken 2005 New User Edition, Sony Click to DVD, Sony DVgate Plus, Sony Image Converter, Sony PictureGear Studio

Video Output

  • Graphics Processor
    Intel GMA 900
  • Graphics Processor Series
    Intel GMA
  • Video Interfaces
    DVI, VGA

Video Memory

  • Memory Allocation Technology
    Dynamic Video Memory Technology 3.0

Audio Output Details

  • Speaker Type
    right / left channel
  • Speakers Qty
    2

Input Device

  • Type
    keyboard, mouse

Expansion Bays

  • Type
    external, internal
  • Form Factor
    3.5" x 1/3H, 5.25" x 1/2H
  • Form Factor (metric)
    13.3 cm x 1/2H, 8.9 cm x 1/3H
  • Total Qty
    1, 2, 4
  • Free Qty
    0, 3

Expansion Slots

  • Type
    CF Card, DIMM 184-pin, Memory Stick Card, PCI, PCIe x1, PCIe x16, SD card, SmartMedia Card, xD-Picture Card
  • Total Qty
    1, 2
  • Free Qty
    0, 1

Interface Provided

  • Type
    DVI-D, FireWire, headphones, microphone, modem, parallel, LAN, PS/2 keyboard, PS/2 mouse, TV-out, USB 2.0, VGA, audio line-in
  • Qty
    1, 6
  • Connector Type
    4 pin FireWire, 6 pin FireWire
  • Location
    1 in front, 2 in front

OS Provided

  • Family
    Windows XP
  • Edition
    Windows XP Professional
  • Type
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional

Cable Details

  • Type
    Power cable
  • Qty
    1

Power Device

  • Type
    power supply
  • Nominal Voltage
    AC 120/230 V
  • Frequency Required
    50/60 Hz
  • Power Consumption Operational
    305 Watt

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty
  • On-Site Warranty
    on-site

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Service Included
    phone consulting
  • Location
    on-site
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony VAIO RB51P (Pentium 4 640 3.2GHz, 512MB RAM, 250GB HDD, XP Pro)

Part Number: VGCRB51PKIT7P Released: Jun 1, 2005

Visit manufacturer site for details.