Sony VAIO VGN-FE855E/H notebook

VAIO® FE Series Notebook PC
Powerful entertainment and computing performance.
The VAIO® FE Notebook is an Intel® Centrino® Duo platform with an Intel®
Core™ 2 Duo processor for outstanding multi-tasking performance. It also
boasts hardware solutions to power you through your most demanding
tasks, including a super-fast 5400rpm Serial ATA hard drive and advanced
DDR2 memory for ultra high-speed computing with low power
The VAIO® FE Notebook features a wider, brighter 15.4” widescreen display
with XBRITE-ECO™ LCD technology. Screen movies with extraordinary
color purity and saturation, even in the bright light of day. You can also
access and enjoy your digital entertainment with ease with Windows Vista™
Home Premium for intelligent control of your entertainment content.
The VAIO® FE Notebook supports ExpressCard™ , an emerging standard in
smaller, faster PC card solutions. The VAIO FE also includes S-video, enabling
convenient connectivity to TVs, cameras, projectors and more, while
integrated 802.11 a/b/g/ wireless LAN3 makes it possible for you to easily
connect to a broad range of networks and peripherals both inside and
outside of the office.
Enjoy thrilling graphics and exceptional DVD viewing with 15.4"
widescreen11 display with XBRITE-ECO™ LCD technology. Cutting-edge
mobile performance with Intel® Centrino® Duo with Intel® Core™ 2 Duo
Integrated camera and microphone lets you chat and video mail with family
and friends12 . Edit and burn customized DVDs using DVD±R Double
Layer/DVD±RW drive4 and Click to DVD® software. Easily navigate through all
of your entertainment content using Windows Vista™ Home Premium.
Increase your connectivity options with 802.11a/b/g integrated wireless
Work and play go hand-in-hand with the VAIO® FE Notebook,
combining cutting-edge performance with ample workspace while
maintaining a slim, lightweight design. With a super-fast Intel® Core™
2 Duo processor and a stunning 15.4” widescreen display11 , you can
take full advantage of Windows Vista™ Home Premium and
exceptional picture and sound.
VAIO® FE Series Notebook PC
Computer Type: Notebook
Type of Use: Portable
Action Buttons: S1, S2 (programmable), Volume and
Pointing Device: Electro-Static touch pad
Keyboard: QWERTY, 86 keys with 2.5mm stroke and
19.05mm pitch
Camera: Built-in camera and microphone
Type: Intel® Core™ 2 Duo Processor T5500
Speed: 1.66GHz 1
Front Side Bus Speed: 667MHz
L2 Cache: 2MB Advanced Smart Cache
Technology: Intel® Centrino® Duo Mobile Technology
Optional Accessories
Processor: Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator 950
Video RAM: 224MB Total Available Graphics Memory13
Chipset: Intel® 945GM
Interface: VGA Out with Smart Display Sensor
Multi Function Docking Station (VGP-PRFE1)
Multi Function Bay Drive, 4 USB 2.0, GB Ethernet,
DVI-D, VGA out, RCA Video out, S-Video out and
Kensington lock
DVD R Double Layer/DVD±RW Drive4 Bay Unit (VGPDRWBX1)
80GB 2 HDD Bay Unit (VGP-HDBX08A)
Additional Standard Capacity Battery (VGP-BPS2C)
Large Capacity Battery (VGP-BPL2C)
AC Adapter (VGP-AC19V10)
Battery Charger (VGP-BC1)
Wireless Presentation Mouse (VGP-WMS50)
Neoprene Notebook & AC Adapter (VGP-AMC3)
Bluetooth® Adapter 5 (PCGA-BA2)
Inputs and Outputs
Ethernet Port: 1
Headphone Jack: 1
Memory Stick®Media Slot: 1
Modem Jack: 1
Microphone Input: 1
Port Replicator Connector(s): 1
S-Video Output(s): 1
USB Port(s): 3 (2.0 compliant)
VGA Output(s): 1
DC-In: 1
Express Card™ Slot: /34 x 1
i.LINK®Connection: 1(4-pin) interface6
Type: DDR2
Installed: 1GB (512MBx2) PC2-5300
Maximum: 2GB
Speed: 667MHz
Ethernet Protocol: Fast Ethernet (RJ-45)
Ethernet Speed: 10Base-T/100Base-TX
Modem Type: Integrated V.92/V.90 Modem (RJ-11)
Wireless LAN: Intel® PRO/Wireless 3945ABG Network
Connection (802.11a/b/g)3
Hard Drive
Capacity: 120GB 2
Speed: 5400rpm
Interface: Serial ATA
Battery Type: Standard Lithium-ion Battery (VGPBPS2B)
Estimated Battery Life: 2.0-4.0 hours7
Power Requirements: 110W+10%
Optical Drive #1
DVD+R DL Write: 4x max.
DVD+R Write: 8x max.
DVD+RW Write: 8x max.
DVD-R Write: 8x max.
DVD-RW Write: 6x max.
CD-R Write: 24x max.
CD-RW Write: 16x max.
CD Read: 24x max.
DVD Read: 8x max.
DVD-RAM Write: 5x max.
DVD-R DL Write: 4x max.
DVD-RAM Read: 5x max.
Operating System: Windows Vista™ Home Premium
Internet Services: AOL® 90-Day Risk Free Trial - New
Users Only
Supplied Software: Microsoft® Works 8.5
60-Day Trial Version of Microsoft® Office 200710
Sony®Original Software: Click to DVD® - DVD
*Please access VAIO® Help and Support from your
PC for a complete list of software applications
and trials.
Security and Anti-Virus Software: Norton® Internet
Security™ 2007 60-Day trial with spyware
Expansion Slots
Service and Warranty Information
Multimedia Card Reader: Memory Stick Duo™ media
with MagicGate® functionality
ExpressCard™ /34 Slot: 5-in-1 Memory Card Adaptor
(VGP-MCA20) supporting Memory Stick®, Memory
Stick PRO™ , Secure Digital (SD), xD-Picture Card, and
MultiMediaCard (MMC)
PCMCIA - Type II/Type I card slot with CardBus
Telephone Support: 1 year toll-free technical
telephone assistance, available 24/79
Limited Warranty and Onsite Service: 1 Year Limited
Warranty with Onsite Service8
Online and Email Support: Support available from
Weight: 6.17 lbs. with standard battery (weight is
approximate and may vary)
Measurements: 14.41” (W) x 1.02” -1.39” (H) x 10.81” (D)
Sound System: Sony® Sound Reality™ - Audio
Screen or Display Technology: WXGA LCD
Screen Size: 15.4” 11
Resolution: 1280 x 800
XBRITE-ECO™ Technology: Yes
Supplied Accessories
Standard Lithium-ion battery (VGP-BPS2B)
AC adapter (VGP-AC19V13)
Memory Card Adapter (VGP-MCA20)
Power Cord
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Color: Gray
1. GHz denotes microprocessor internal clock speed; other factors may
affect application performance. CPU speed will be reduced under
certain operating conditions.
2. GB means one billion bytes when referring to hard drive capacity.
Accessible capacity may vary. A portion of hard disk space is reserved as
a recovery partition.
3. Requires compatible wireless LAN access point(s). Some features may rely
on Internet service which may require a fee.
4. DVD Media/Formats are not universally compatible.
5. Interoperability among Bluetooth® devices varies.
6. i.LINK is a trademark of Sony used only to designate that a product
contains an IEEE 1394 connector. All products with an i.LINK connector
may not communicate with each other.
7. Actual battery life may vary based on product settings, usage patterns,
battery and environmental conditions.
8. When available, Sony will provide Onsite Service in fulfillment of its limited
warranty obligations. Any such services are subject to the terms and
conditions of the limited warranty. See actual Limited Warranty for
details. Onsite Service will be provided via third-party technician to be
dispatched as needed following phone-based troubleshooting. Some
repairs may be accomplished with self repair kits. Onsite Service may not
be available in all locations.
9. 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 applicable software vendor.
10. The Microsoft Office 2007 60-Day Trial software is intended for
evaluation purposes only. This trial software is installed on your system
and you must activate the software before you can use it. Product
activation procedures will be detailed during initial launch of the
software; activation requires Internet access. This software has an
expiration date of 60 days from date of first use, at which time the
software will operate under reduced-functionality mode, limiting enduse options and operations.
11. Viewable area measured diagonally.
12. Broadband Internet service required along with third-party services
which may require a subscription fee or other service fee.
13. Total Available Graphics Memory refers to the new Windows Vista™
classification of graphics memory, which is the total of Dedicated Video
Memory, System Video Memory and Shared System Memory. Shared
System Memory varies depending on the operating condition and
system memory size.
Computer Interface: The computer industry lacks standards, and therefore,
there are a multitude of varying software packages and add-on hardware
options. This personal computer is not manufactured to operate any
specific software, and Sony does not and cannot make any warranty or
representation with respect to the performance of this product with any
particular software packages and/or non-Sony add-on hardware options
except those mentioned in this document. Sony hereby disclaims any
representations or warranty that this product is compatible with any
combination of products you may choose to connect. While Sony
representatives or Sony authorized dealers may be able to assist you and
may make recommendations, they are NOT authorized to vary or waive this
disclaimer. Purchasers must determine for themselves the suitability and
compatibility of the hardware and software in each and every particular
instance. Software titles pre-installed on the Sony Notebook Computer are
subject to change without notice. Simulated graphic shown on display. Preinstalled software may not be identical to retail versions or have all
documentation. This product meets the standards of the International
Energy Star Program for energy efficiency. Features and specifications
are subject to change without notice. Non-metric weights and
measurements are approximate.
©2007 Sony Electronics Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in
part without written permission is prohibited. Sony, i.LINK, Memory Stick,
VAIO, XBRITE-ECO, Memory Stick PRO, Sound Reality, Memory Stick PRO Duo,
MagicGate, Click to DVD and are trademarks of Sony. Intel and
Centrino are registered trademarks and Core is a trademark of Intel
Corporation. Microsoft and Windows are registered trademarks and
Windows Vista is a trademark of Microsoft Corporation. All other
trademarks are trademarks of their respective owners.
Printed in U.S.A. 02/07.
Last Updated: 02/19/2007