Sony VPC-SA3AFX/BI Specifications

Sony VAIO S Series VPC-SA3AFX/BI - 13.3" - Core i5 2430M - 4 GB RAM - 500 GB HDD - QWERTY

Part Number: VPCSA3AFX/BI

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Embedded Security
    Trusted Platform Module (TPM 1.2) Security Chip
  • Operating System
    Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Edition
  • Notebook type
    13-inch, HD display
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    Intel Core i5 (2nd Gen) 2430M / 2.4 GHz
  • Max Turbo Speed
    3 GHz
  • Number of Cores
    Dual-Core
  • Cache
    3 MB
  • 64-bit Computing
    Yes
  • Features
    Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0

Cache Memory

  • Installed Size
    3 MB

Memory

  • RAM
    4 GB (provided memory is soldered)
  • Max Supported Size
    8 GB
  • Technology
    DDR3 SDRAM
  • Speed
    1333 MHz

Storage

  • Interface
    Serial ATA-300
  • Optical Drive
    DVD-Writer fixed

RAM

  • Memory Speed
    1333 MHz
  • Configuration Features
    provided memory is soldered
  • Technology
    DDR3 SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    4 GB

Display

  • LCD Backlight Technology
    LED backlight
  • Widescreen Display
    Yes
  • Type
    LED
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    33.8 cm
  • Display Resolution Abbreviation
    HD+

Hard Drive

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

Audio & Video

  • Graphics Processor
    AMD Radeon HD 6630M / Intel HD Graphics 3000 - 1 GB
  • Video System Features
    Sony Hybrid Graphic System
  • Integrated Webcam
    Yes
  • Camera Features
    Exmor Technology
  • Sound
    Microphone

Input

  • Type
    keyboard, touchpad
  • Localization & Layout
    QWERTY

Communications

  • Wireless Protocol
    802.11a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 2.1 EDR
  • Wireless Controller
    Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6230
  • Wired Protocol
    Gigabit Ethernet
  • Features
    Intel Wireless Display (WiDi)

Optical Storage

  • Drive Type
    DVD-Writer
  • Type
    DVD-Writer
  • Form Factor
    fixed

Processor

  • Type
    2nd Gen Core i5
  • Processor Number
    i5-2430M
  • Generation
    2
  • Manufacturer
    Intel
  • Clock Speed
    2.4 GHz

Card Reader

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

Battery

  • Capacity
    4400 mAh
  • Technology
    lithium polymer
  • Run Time (Up To)
    7.3 sec

Connections & Expansion

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

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony VAIO S Series
  • Model
    VPC-SA3AFX/BI
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Networking

  • Data Link Protocol
    Bluetooth 2.1 EDR, Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
  • Wireless LAN Supported
    Yes
  • Wireless NIC
    Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6230

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    jet black
  • Security
    Trusted Platform Module (TPM 1.2) Security Chip, fingerprint reader
  • Included Laptop Accessories
    power adapter
  • Compliant Standards
    RoHS

Monitor

  • Diagonal Size
    13.3 in

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.

System

  • Notebook Type
    notebook
  • Platform
    Windows
  • Hard Drive Capacity
    500 GB
  • Dockable
    Yes
  • Embedded Security
    Trusted Platform Module (TPM 1.2) Security Chip
  • Security Devices
    fingerprint reader

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    13 in
  • Depth
    8.9 in
  • Height
    0.9 in

Audio Output

  • Compliant Standards
    Dolby Home Theater v3, High Definition Audio

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Environmental Standards

  • EPEAT Level
    EPEAT Gold
  • ENERGY STAR Certified
    Yes

Physical Characteristics

  • Weight
    3.75 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, VAIO Care, VAIO Media Gallery

Video Output

  • Discrete Graphics Processor
    Yes
  • Graphics Processor
    AMD Radeon HD 6630M / Intel HD Graphics 3000
  • Graphics Processor Series
    AMD Radeon HD, Intel HD Graphics
  • Video System Features
    Sony Hybrid Graphic System

Video Memory

  • Installed Size
    1 GB

Notebook Camera

  • Integrated Webcam
    Yes
  • Camera Features
    Exmor Technology

Input Device

  • Backlight
    Yes

Sustainability

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony VAIO S Series VPC-SA3AFX/BI - 13.3" - Core i5 2430M - 4 GB RAM - 500 GB HDD - QWERTY

Part Number: VPCSA3AFX/BI

MSRP: $999.99

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