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Sony VAIO Z1 Specifications

Sony VAIO Z1

Sony VAIO Z1 series

Part Number: PCGZ1A Released: February 3, 2004

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Platform Technology
    Intel Centrino
  • Operating System
    Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
  • Wireless capabilities
    802.11b
  • Notebook type
    Thin-and-light (4-6 lbs.)
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    Intel Pentium M 1.5 GHz
  • Cache
    L2 - 1 MB
  • Data Bus Speed
    400 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Intel 855PM

Cache Memory

  • Type
    L2 cache
  • Installed Size
    1 MB

RAM

  • Memory Speed
    266 MHz
  • Memory Specification Compliance
    PC2100
  • Technology
    DDR SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    512 MB
  • Rated Memory Speed
    266 MHz

Storage

  • Optical Drive
    CD-RW / DVD-ROM combo removable
  • Type
    none
  • Read Speed
    24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
  • Write Speed
    8x
  • Rewrite Speed
    4x
  • Type
    portable

Memory

  • Max Supported Size
    768 MB, 1 GB
  • Technology
    DDR SDRAM
  • Speed
    266 MHz / PC2100 - 266 MHz
  • Form Factor
    SO-DIMM 200-pin
  • Slots Qty
    1
  • Empty Slots
    0, 1

Environmental Parameters

  • Humidity Range Operating
    20 - 80%

Display

  • Resolution
    1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
  • Widescreen Display
    No
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    35.8 cm
  • Display Resolution Abbreviation
    SXGA+

Audio & Video

  • Graphics Processor
    ATI Mobility Radeon - 16 MB DDR SDRAM
  • Sound
    Stereo speakers

Hard Drive

  • Type
    HDD
  • Installed Qty
    1
  • Capacity
    60 GB

Input

  • Type
    keyboard, touchpad

Communications

  • Wireless Protocol
    802.11b
  • Wired Protocol
    10/100 Ethernet

Optical Storage

  • Drive Type
    CD-RW / DVD
  • Type
    CD-RW / DVD-ROM combo
  • Form Factor
    removable, fixed

Processor

  • Type
    Pentium M
  • Manufacturer
    Intel
  • Clock Speed
    1.5 GHz, 1.3 GHz

Floppy Drive

  • Type
    none

Battery

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

Card Reader

  • Type
    card reader
  • Supported Flash Memory
    Memory Stick

AC Adapter

  • Input
    AC 120/230 V
  • Output
    47 Watt, 68 Watt

Connections & Expansion

  • Expansion Bays
    1 x front accessible
  • Slots
    1 x memory (1 free)
    1 x CardBus (1 free), 1 x memory (0 free)
    1 x CardBus (1 free)
  • Interfaces
    1 x modem - phone line - RJ-11
    1 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire) - 4 pin FireWire
    2 x USB 2.0 - 4 pin USB Type A
    1 x network - Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX - RJ-45
    1 x display / video - VGA - 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15)
    1 x headphones - output - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm
    1 x microphone - input - mini-phone mono 3.5 mm
    1 x docking / port replicator, 1 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire) - 4 pin FireWire
    2 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 - RJ-45
    1 x modem - phone line - RJ-11
    1 x headphones - output - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm
    1 x microphone - input - mini-phone mono 3.5 mm
    1 x docking / port replicator
  • Memory Card Reader
    Yes (Memory Stick)

Header

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

Networking

  • Max Transfer Rate
    56 Kbps
  • Data Link Protocol
    Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b
  • Wireless LAN Supported
    Yes

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    Silver
  • Compliant Standards
    ACPI, APM

System

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

Monitor

  • Diagonal Size
    14.1 in
  • Color Support
    24-bit (16.7M colors)

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    12.4 in
  • Depth
    9.7 in
  • Height
    1.5 in

Audio Output

  • Sound Output Mode
    Stereo
  • Compliant Standards
    Microsoft WSS 1.0/2.0

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Mainboard

  • Data Bus Speed
    400 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Intel 855PM

Environmental Standards

  • ENERGY STAR Certified
    Yes

Physical Characteristics

  • Form Factor
    portable
  • Weight
    4.63 lbs

Power

  • Type
    power adapter
  • Min Operating Temperature
    41 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    95 °F

Operating System / Software

  • OS Provided: Type
    Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
  • Type
    AOL, Adobe Photoshop Elements, InterVideo WinDVD 4, RealOne Player, Sony DVgate, ScreenBlast ACID, Sony MovieShaker, Sony Network Smart Capture, Sony DVgate Plus, Sony PictureGear Studio, Sony SonicStage, VAIO Media, Sony SonicStage Mastering Studio, VAIO Support Agent, McAfee SecurityCenter, Adobe Premiere LE, Microsoft Age of Empires, MSN 8, Microsoft Encarta Online, Microsoft Money 2003, Microsoft Works 7.0, Screenblast Sound Forge

Video Output

  • Graphics Processor
    ATI Mobility Radeon
  • Graphics Processor Series
    ATI Mobility Radeon

Video Memory

  • Technology
    DDR SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    16 MB

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony VAIO Z1 series

Part Number: PCGZ1A Released: Feb 3, 2004

MSRP: $2,400.00

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