VPCEA46FM/B
STANDOUT FROM THE CROWD
Choose from eye-catching colors and subtly patterned lids to attractive,
neutral tones that look truly unique. The E Series laptop is artistically
designed to help you creatively express your unique sense of style like no
other PC can.
The E Series laptop comes in 5 high-gloss colors: Iridescent Blue, Passion
Purple, Coconut White, Hibiscus Pink, Lava Black. And two matte: Silvery
White and Gunmetal Black.
HARDWARE BUTTONS
The VAIO® E Series laptop also comes with three special hardware buttons:
VAIO, ASSIST and WEB that gets you to where you want to go with a touch
of a button.
• One touch access to the web without full boot up into Windows® with
WEB button.
• Press the VAIO button to launch Media Gallery™ software and create
movies, and enjoy photos and music in a whole new way.
• ASSIST button links directly to VAIO Care™ software that helps maintain
and troubleshoot any PC issues for optimal performance.
THE WIRELESS WAY TO ENJOY PC CONTENT ON A BIG SCREEN
With Intel® Wireless Display, you can sit back and experience your favorite
videos, photos and music on your TV. Stop crowding around a laptop
screen and view and share content from your hard drive, home network
or the internet on your HDTV.10
Simply connect an adapter to your TV (both sold separately) and follow a
few simple steps. Set it up once, and sharing your screen is as easy as pie.
INTEL® CORE™ I3 PROCESSOR
The wait is over. Now everyone can move up to smart performance. As
the first level in Intel’s new processor family, the Intel® Core™ i3 Processor
is the perfect entry point for a fast, responsive PC experience. Intel® HyperThreading Technology12 enables each core of your processor to work on
two tasks at the same time, delivering the performance you need for
smart multitasking. Don’t let too many open applications slow you and
your PC down. Get smart performance now.
WATCH BLU-RAY DISC™ MOVIES
The versatile BD-ROM drive on the E Series laptop combines the power of
HD Blu-ray Disc™ video playback with the convenience and utility of DVD
and CD read/write functionalities. The best picture. The best sound. With
stunning clarity, Blu-ray Disc™ technology is the ultimate way to enjoy your
entertainment.
ONE SLEEK PACKAGE
Enjoy performance and multimedia entertainment in an affordable 14”
widescreen laptop. Add to that an Intel® Core™ i3 processor, Blu-ray Disc™
drive, loads of RAM and amazing picture quality; you’ll have everything
you need in one sleek package.
Portability, performance and multimedia entertainment in a colorful 14” HD
widescreen laptop. An Intel® Core™ i3 processor and Blu-ray Disc™ drive
give you smart performance and amazing picture quality all in a sleek, upmarket design.
VPCEA46FM/B
Specifications
Power
General
Battery Type: High Capacity Lithium-Ion
Battery
Action Buttons: VAIO, ASSIST, WEB, Wireless
On/Off
DVD Playback: up to 4.0 hours4
Default Brightness: up to 5.5 hours4
Pointing Device: Electrostatic Touchpad
(Multi-Finger)
Maximum Brightness: up to 5.0 hours4
Hardware
Start-up Times
Keyboard: QWERTY, 86 keys with 2.0mm
stroke and 19.05mm pitch
Average Boot Time: 60 seconds
Camera: Built-in MOTION EYE® camera and
microphone
Processor
First Boot Time: 5 minutes
Wireless/Networking
Type: Intel® Core™ i3-380M
Speed: 2.53GHz
Average Resume Time from Suspend: 2
seconds
1
Technology: Dual Core
Cache: 3MB
Memory
Ethernet Protocol:
10baseT/100baseTX/1000baseT
Bluetooth® Technology: Bluetooth
Integrated Stereo A2DP (2.1 + EDR)
WiDi Ready: Yes - Intel® Wireless Display
technology10
Installed: 4GB (2GB x 2)
WiFi Adapter: Intel® Centrino® AdvancedN + WiMAX 6250
Type/Speed: DDR3-1066MHz
WiMAX Ready: Yes (where available)
Max. Memory: 8GB
Optical Drive
Type: Blu-ray Disc™ ROM Drive
Audio
Sound System: Intel® High Definition Audio
with Dolby® Home Theater Technology
Display
Software
Operating System: Genuine Windows® 7
Home Premium 64-bit
Supplied Software: Microsoft® Office
Starter6 with reduced-functionality
versions of Word and Excel, VAIO Care™ ,
Media Gallery™ , PMB - VAIO Edition5
1. GHz denotes microprocessor internal clock speed and may vary.
2. 1 GB = 1 billion bytes. Actual formatted capacity will be less.
3. Viewable area measured diagonally.
4. Estimates only based upon Sony engineering testing. Actual
performance will vary based on notebook settings, environmental
conditions, and usage. Battery capacity decreases over time and use.
5. For certain third party software applications, Sony provides first level
phone support. Additional telephone support may be available from
the applicable 3rd party vendor. Availability and schedule for any
such support is determined by the aplicable software vendor. Long
distance charges may apply.
6.This PC is preloaded with reduced-functionality versions of Word and
Excel that include advertising. Purchase an Office 2010 Product Key to
activate full-featured Office software on this PC.
7. Norton Internet Security™ 2011 30-day subscription is pre-installed on
your Sony VAIO PC. You need to activate the software for the product
to work. After your 30-days are finished, buy Norton Internet Security
to continue to be protected from viruses, hackers and identify theft.
8.Availability may be limited. See limited warranty for details.
9. HDMI cable sold separately.
10. Excluding end user interaction.
11. Requires TV adapter and compatible television. Does not support Bluray® disc or other protected content playback.
12. Requires a system with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology capability. Intel
Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 is available only on 2nd generation Intel®
Core™ i5 and i7 processors. Performance varies depending on
hardware, software and system configuration.
13. Available on select Intel® Core™ processors. Requires an Intel® HT
Technology enabled system. Performance will vary depending on the
specific hardware and software used.
14. Mobile broadband service sold separately.
15. Compatible camera and supporting media sold separately.
16. Allocation of system memory to graphics varies depending on
operating condition, version of device driver and total system
memory size.
Certain Microsoft products included with this computer may use
technological measures for copy protection. IN SUCH EVENT, YOU WILL
NOT BE ABLE TO USE THE PRODUCT IF YOU DO NOT FULLY COMPLY WITH
THE PRODUCT ACTIVATION PROCEDURES. Product activation procedures
and Microsoft's privacy policy will be detailed during initial launch of the
product, or upon cvertain reinstallations of the software product(s) or
reconfigurations of the computer and may be completed by internet or
telephone (toll charges may apply).
© 2010 Sony Electronics Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or
in part without written permission is prohibited. Sony, VAIO, Media
Gallery, and VAIO Care are trademarks of Sony. PlayStation and PS3 are
trademarks of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. Intel and Core are
trademarks of Intel Corporation. Microsoft, Windows, and Excel are
trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. Blu-ray Disc is a trademark.
Bluetooth is a trademark of Bluetooth SIG, Inc. HDMI is a trademark of
HDMI Licencing LLC. All other trademarks are trademarks of their
respective owners. Features and specifications are subject to change
without notice. All non-metric weights and measurements are
approximate and may vary.
Anti-Virus Software: Norton Internet
Security™ 2011 30-Day Trial Offer7
Screen Size: 14.0"
Service and Warranty Information
Resolution: 1366 x 768
Onsite/In-Home Service: Yes8
Back Light Technology: LED
International Service: Yes
Graphics
Limited Warranty Term: 1 Year Limited
Warranty. See actual warranty for details.
Graphics Processor: Intel® HD Graphics
Environmental Information
Inputs and Outputs
EPEAT™ : Gold
Memory Stick® Media Slot: 1
RoHS®: Compliant
Microphone Input: 1
ENERGY STAR®: 5.0
VGA Output(s): 1
DC-In: 1
Dimensions
e-SATA: 1
Weight: 5.2 lbs. (with High Capacity
Battery)
HDMI™ Output(s): 1
Express Card®/34 Slot: 1
Secure Digital (SD) Slot: 1
Measurements: 13.62" (W) x 1.08 (H) x
9.40" (D)
USB 2.0: 4
Supplied Accessories
Headphone Output: 1
High Capacity Lithium-Ion Battery
(5000mAh), AC Adapter, Power Cord
Color: Lava Black
UPC Code: 027242818477
Sony Electronics Inc. •16530 Via Esprillo •San Diego, CA 92127 •1.800.222.7669 •www.sony.com
Last Updated: 04/27/2011