Sony Vaio VGN-AR18GP

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    4.50 / 5
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    $ 5,499.00 (AUD)

Specifications:

Software
Bundled Software
VAIO Control Center 1.1, VAIO Update 2.1, VAIO Zone 1.4, Sonic Stage Mastering Studio 2.2, SonicStage 3.4, Adobe Reader 7, Adobe Premiere Elements 2.0, Adobe Photoshop Elements 4.0 (Installer), Norton Internet Security 2006, Roxio DigitalMedia SE 7, WinDVD 5 for VAIO, WinDVD BD for VAIO, Ulead BD DiscRecorder for VAIO.
Operating Systems
Microsoft Windows XP
Media
Playable Discs
DVD-ROM, CD-RW, CD-ROM, DVD-R, BD-RE, BD-R, CD-R, DVD-RW, BD-ROM
Supported Memory Media
Memory Stick
Digital Camera
Camera Resolution
0.3 MP
Motherboard
Bus Speed
667MHz
Hard Drive
Storage capacity
160 GB
RPM
5400
Audio & Speakers
Audio Type
Stereo
Number of speakers
2
Wired Connections
Number of RJ45 Ports
1
Number of HDMI Output Ports
1
Number of USB 2.0 Ports
3
Wired Terminals / Ports
S-Video Output, SPDIF Input, Firewire, RJ11 Phone Jack, USB 2.0, HDMI Output, D-Sub, RJ45, HDMI Input
Number of D-Sub Ports
1
Number of S-Video Output Ports
1
Number of Firewire Ports
1
Number of SPDIF Output Ports
1
Number of HDMI Input Ports
1
Power Options
Power Supply
Battery, AC Power
Battery Run Time (minutes)
Up to 2 hours of use with supplied lithium-ion battery
Battery Type
Rechargeable - (Li-Ion)
Memory
RAM Type
DDR
L2 Cache Memory
2MB
Installed memory (RAM)
1 GB
L1 Cache Memory
64KB
General
Length (mm)
299.5
Height (mm)
33.5 (minimum) - 41.5 (maximum)
Weight (kg)
3.6
Warranty (Months)
12
Width (mm)
416
Display
Screen Resolution
1920x1200
Screen size
17.0 in
Display Technology
Colour LCD TFT (Active Matrix)
PC Expansion Slots
Expansion Slots
PC Card
Graphics Card
Graphics Processor
NVIDIA GeForce Go 7600 GT
Optical Drives
Supported Media
BD-RE
Multimedia Features
Inbuilt Camera
Yes
Modem
Yes
Built-in Microphone ( Mobile )
Yes
Processor
Processor
Intel Core Duo T2600
Processor Speed
2.1 Ghz
Sound Card
3D Sound Support
Yes
*Specifications are subject to change without notice. While every attempt has been made by IDG Communications in the production of these specifications, possible errors or omissions may still occur. IDG Communications neither assumes legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any product specifications supplied.

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