VGN-NS225J/S
VAIO® NS Notebook PC
Everyday computing delivered in style
EVERYDAY PC PERFORMANCE
Enjoy the performance of an Intel® Pentium® T4200 processor (2.0GHz1 )
with 4GB of pre-installed memory.
The VAIO® NS notebook comes pre-installed with Genuine Microsoft®
Windows Vista® Ultimate 64-bit15 .
Work and play online from almost anywhere within your home or office
using 802.11b/g/n integrated wireless LAN technology3 .
Store your cherished digital family photos, school projects and important
documents on the 250GB2 (5400rpm) Serial ATA hard disk drive .
MULTIMEDIA ENTERTAINMENT
A 15.4" widescreen6 display, with XBRITE-ECO™ LCD technology, delivers
razor-sharp details and bold colors while preserving precious battery power.
Communicate with family, friends and colleagues using the built-in
webcam4 .
Editing digital video and images is quick and easy with VAIO® Movie Story
software. You choose the supplied template and professional-looking
cutaways, cross-fades and soundtrack syncing are automatically done for
you.
STYLISH YET FUNCTIONAL DESIGN
Clean lines, textured exterior, a rich Sunset Pink hue and an aesthetic yet
functional design give this notebook a very contemporary look and feel.
Connect to useful peripherals with 4 conveniently located USB ports.
-ECO
The 15.4”6 VAIO® NS notebook exemplifies contemporary style in an easyto-handle mobile PC. With such great performance features as available
Intel® Pentium® processor, built-in webcam4 and 4GB of RAM, the VAIO®
NS notebook is a great PC for all your day-to-day computing and
entertainment endeavors.
VGN-NS225J/S
VAIO® NS Notebook PC
Specifications
General
Computer Type: Notebook
Type of Use: Portable
Action Buttons: AV Mode, Mute
Pointing Device: Electro-static touch pad
Hardware
Keyboard: QWERTY, 86 keys with 2.5mm stroke and
19.05mm pitch
Camera: Built-in MOTION EYE® camera and microphone
Processor
Supplied Software: Microsoft® Works SE 9.0 w/ 60-Day
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Trial Version of Microsoft® Office Home and 2007
VAIO® Multimedia Suite: VAIO® Startup Assistant
Click to Disc Editor - Import, Edit, Burn
VAIO® Movie Story - Simple Movie Creation
VAIO® MusicBox - Music by Mood
VAIO® Media plus - Multimedia Streaming Software
*Please access VAIO® Help and Support from your
PC for a complete list of software applications and
trials.
Anti-Virus & Recovery Software: Microsoft® Windows
5
Live™ OneCare™ Trial Version
Service and Warranty Information
Telephone Support: 1 year toll-free technical telephone
assistance, available 24/713
Online and Email Support: Support available from
http://www.esupport.sony.com/EN/VAIO
Limited Warranty Term: 1 year limited warranty12 . See
actual warranty for details.
Type: Intel® Pentium® Processor T4200
Speed: 2.0GHz1
Front Side Bus Speed: 800MHz
L2 Cache: 1MB
Memory
Environmental Information
Type: DDR2
Installed: 4GB PC2-6400 (2GBx2)
Maximum: 4GB
Speed: 800MHz
EPEAT™ : Silver
RoHS®: Compliant
For more information: www.sony.com/vaioeco
ENERGY STAR®: 4.0
Hard Drive
Dimensions
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Capacity: 250GB
Speed: 5400rpm
Interface: Serial ATA
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15. Compatibility and performance in a 64 bit environment may vary.
Check with the manufacturer of your software or accessory to ensure
you have the latest updates.
Computer Interface: For this product, there are a multitude of varying
software packages and add-on hardware options. This product is not
manufactured to work with 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 here.
Sony hereby disclaims any representations or warranties that this
product is compatible with any combination of non-Sony products you
may choose to connect to it. 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 computer are subject
to change without notice. Preinstalled software may not be identical to
retail versions or have all documentation. Features and specifications are
subject to change without notice.
Lamp in this product contains mercury. Disposal of these materials may
be regulated due to environmental considerations. For disposal or
recycling information, please contact your local authorities or the
Electronic Industries Alliance (www.eiae.org).
©2009 Sony Electronics Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or
in part without written permission is prohibited. Sony, Sony logo, VAIO,
VAIO logo, XBRITE-ECO, MagicGate, Memory Stick PRO and i.LINK are
trademarks of Sony in the U.S. and in other countries. Microsoft, Windows
Live, OneCare and Windows Vista are trademarks of the Microsoft
Corporation in the U.S. and in other countries. Intel and Pentium are
trademarks of the Intel Corporation in the U.S. and in other countries.
ENERGY STAR and its logo are trademarks. All other trademarks are
trademarks of their respective owners.
Printed in U.S.A. 04/09.
Weight: 6.4 lbs (with standard battery)
Measurements: 14.18"(W) x 1.24-1.5"(H) x 10.63"(D)7,8
Optical Drive
Supplied Accessories
CD Support: Read / Write (CD/-R/-RW)
DVD Support: Read / Write (DVD±R/±RW/±R DL/-RAM)
Standard Capacity Lithium-ion battery (VGP-BPS13/B)
AC Adapter
Power Cord
Expansion Slots
Multimedia Card Reader: One Memory Stick PRO™
(Standard/Duo) media slot with MagicGate®
functionality
One ExpressCard® / media slot
One Secure Digital (SD memory card) media slot
Audio
Sound System: Intel® High Definition Audio
Display
Screen Size: 15.4"6
Optional Accessories
Large Capacity Battery (VGP-BPL13)
Additional Standard Lithium-ion Battery (VGP-BPS13A/B)
Stick AC Adapter (VGP-AC19V30)
USB Optical Mouse(VGP-UMS55/SJ)
USB Portable Speaker (VGP-USP1)
Neoprene Notebook and AC Adapter Case (VGP-AMC3)
Notebook Backpack (VGP-CCP3/P)
Sport Backpack (VGP-CCP5/L)
Color: Granite Silver
UPC Code: 027242758681
Resolution: 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
XBRITE-ECO™ Technology: Yes
Graphics
Processor: Mobile Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator
4500MHD with Intel® Clear Video Technology. Total
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Available Graphics Memory: 1750MB (max.)
Chipset: Intel® GM45 Express Chipset
Max. External Resolution via VGA: 2048 x 1536
Inputs and Outputs
Modem Jack: 1
Microphone Input: 1
USB Port(s): 4 (2.0 compliant)
VGA Output(s): 1
DC-In: 1
i.LINK® Connection: 1 (4pin) i.LINK® connector (IEEE
9
1394)
Headphone Output(s): 1
Ethernet Connection (s): 1
Networking/Modem
Ethernet Protocol: 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T
(Gigabit)
Ethernet Speed: Fast Ethernet (RJ-45)
Modem Type: Integrated V.92/V.90 Modem (RJ-11)
Wireless LAN: Atheros 802.11 b/g/n Wireless Network
Connection3
Power
Battery Type: Standard Capacity Lithium-ion Battery
(VGP-BPS13/B)
Estimated Battery Life: 1.5-4.0 hours11 Standard Capacity
Battery
2.0-5.5 hours11 Large Capacity Battery
Power Requirements: 95W + 10%
Software
Operating System: Genuine Microsoft® Windows Vista®
Home Premium 64-bit15
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 802.11n compatible access point. Some functionality may
require Internet services.
4. Broadband Internet service required along with third party services
which may require a subscription or other service fee.
5.Microsoft® Windows Live™ OneCare™ Trial Version – This trial software
will work for ninety (90) days after you first use it. You will not be able to
use the software if you do not activate it as described the first time you
use the software. You can activate the software by Internet: Internet
service charges may apply. If you want to keep using the software
after the 90-day trial period, you must buy a subscription. You can
subscribe online by following the conversion instructions presented
during setup and paying the required fees.
6. Viewable area measured diagonally.
7. Non-metric weights and measures are approximate and may vary.
8. Measured at the narrowest point.
9. 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.
10. Total Available Graphics Memory refers to the new Windows Vista
classification of graphics memory, which varies depending on the
operating condition, version of device driver and system memory size.
11. Actual battery life may vary based on product settings, usage
patterns and environmental conditions.
12. See actual limited warranty for details. For a copy of Sony's warranty,
please visit www.sony.com/pcsupport, call toll-free 888-476-6972
(888-4SONYPC) or write to Sony Electronics, 12451 Gateway
Boulevard, Fort Myers, FL 33913.
13. 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.
14. 60-Day Trial Version of Microsoft® Office 2007 - This trial software will
work only for 60 days after you first use it. You will not be able to use
the software if you don't activate it as described the first time you use
the software. You can activate the software by Internet: Internet
service charges may apply. If you want to keep using the software
after the 60-day trial period, you must convert to the perpetual
version. You can convert online by following the conversion
instructions presented during setup and paying the required fees.
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Last Updated: 07/12/2009