VPCEB37FDB
VAIO - Notebook EB
Standout from the crowd
STANDOUT FROM THE CROWD
The VAIO® EB series 15.5” (diag.) laptop is designed with inviting finishes and subtle
patterns that have a style all on its own. Even the interior is striking with clear-coat palm
rests that match the lid.
REDISCOVER YOUR FAVORITES
Rediscover your favorite music, photos and more with Media Gallery. Developed with
design in mind, Media Gallery includes a stunning UI with easy-to-use features that take
the work out of enjoying your media.
In one-step, integrated SensMe™ Technology simplifies your massive music library into
playlists based on the elements of your music as well as your unique listening habits.
Instantly get the scoop on your favorite artist with built-in GraceNote™ support while an
integrated YouTube™ search engine automatically seeks out and suggests music
videos, interviews and other content related to the song being played.
Gesture Control introduces a whole new way to control content playing within Media
Gallery. Using advanced technology, Media Gallery includes the ability to utilize your
integrated webcam to detect specific hand movements that command the player to
play, pause, skip forward or back through a song, video or slideshow.
POWERFUL PERFORMANCE
Enjoy the powerful performance of an Intel® Core™ i5 - 460M processor (2.53GHz1 ) with
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology15 up to (2.80GHz 1) and 4GB of pre-installed system
memory. It delivers solid performance for everyday applications, with the ability to
increase speed as needed for demanding tasks thanks to new Intel® Turbo Boost
Technology19 . It automatically adapts to whatever you are doing on your PC, dialing up
speed to respond quickly to your needs. It’s smart performance with a speed boost.
The VAIO® EB Series laptop comes pre-installed with Genuine Microsoft® Windows® 7
Home Premium 64-bit - Bilingual (English/French) 11 .
Microsoft® Office Starter 201010 includes reduced-functionality versions of Word® and
Excel® only, with advertising.
Store your favorite movies, important documents, and cherished family photos on the
massive 500GB2 hard drive.
The 15.5"4 (1366x768) widescreen LED backlit display uses power-efficient LCD
technology and delivers dazzling colors and picture clarity.
HARWARE BUTTONS
The VAIO® EB 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.3
•Press the VAIO® button to launch Media Gallery 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.
Enjoy performance and multimedia entertainment in an affordable 15.5”
4
widescreen laptop with integrated number pad. Add to that an Intel® Core™ i5
processor, loads of RAM and amazing picture quality; you’ll have everything you need
in one sleek package.
VPCEB37FDB
Specifications
General
Action Buttons: VAIO, ASSIST, WEB, Wireless on /
off
Pointing Device: Electro-static touchpad (MultiFinger)
Hardware
Keyboard: QWERTY, 103 keys with 2.0mm stroke
and 19.05mm pitch - Bilingual (English/French)
Camera: Built-in MOTION EYE® camera and
microphone with face-tracking technology
10-Key Numeric Pad: Yes
Processor
Type: Intel® Core™ i5 - 460M
Speed: 2.53GHz with Turbo Boost Technology up
to 2.80GHz15
L3 Cache: 3MB
Memory
Installed: 4GB (2GBx2)
Maximum: 8GB
Type/Speed: DDR3/1066MHz
Hard Drive
Capacity: 500GB2
Speed: 5400rpm
Type: Serial ATA
Optical Drive
BD-R DL Read: 2.2x max
BD-R Read: 4x max
BD-RE DL Read: 2.2x max
BD-RE Read: 4x max
BD-ROM Read: 4x max
Blu-ray Disc™ Support: Read Only16 (BD-ROM)
CD Support: Read / Write (CD/-R/-RW)
DVD Support: Read / Write (DVD±R/±RW/±R DL/RAM)
Expansion Slots
Multimedia Card Reader: One Memory Stick
PRO™ (STD / Duo) media slot with
MagicGate® functionality
One ExpressCard® /34 media slot
One Secure Digital (SD memory card) media
slot
Audio
Sound System: Intel® High Definition Audio
Display
Screen Size: 15.5"4
Resolution: 1366 x 768
Back Light Technology: LED
Graphics
Processor: Intel® HD Graphics
VAIO - Notebook EB
Maximum Brightness: Up to 3 hours7 Standard
Capacity Battery
Up to 4.5 hours7 Large Capacity Battery
Start-up Times
Average Boot Time: 60 sec13
Average Resume Time from Suspend: 2 sec13
First Boot Time: 5 min14
Wireless/Networking
Ethernet Protocol: 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000BaseT
Ethernet Speed: Fast Ethernet (RJ-45)
Wi-Fi: Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6200
(802.11a/b/g/n)3
Wireless Display: Intel® Wireless Display
Bluetooth® Technology: Integrated Stereo A2DP (2.1 +
EDR)
Software
Operating System: Genuine Microsoft® Windows ®7
11
Home Premium 64-bit - Bilingual (English/French)
Supplied Software: Microsoft® Office 2010
Starter10
System Maintenance and Support: VAIO Care™ System diagnostics and maintenance
Sony® Creativity Suite: PMB – VAIO® Edition Import, organize, edit and publish in one easyto-use program
VAIO® Media Gallery - Bring forgotten favorites
to life
*Please access VAIO® Help and Support from
your PC for a complete list of software
applications and trials.
Service and Warranty Information
Telephone Support: 1 Year 8
Limited Warranty Term: 1 Year
Environmental Information
EPEAT™ : Gold
RoHS®: Compliant
ENERGY STAR®: 5.0
Dimensions
Weight: 5.9 lbs (with standard capacity battery)
Measurements: 14.56"(W) x 1.22"(H) x 9.77"(D)5
Supplied Accessories
Standard Capacity Lithium-ion Battery
(3500mAh)
AC Adapter
Power Cord
Optional Accessories
Stick AC Adapter (VGP-AC19V30)
Large Capacity Battery (VGP-BPS22A)
Wireless Laser Mouse (VGP-WMS30)
Reversible Carrying Case (VGP-AMC9)
Inputs and Outputs
Headphone Jack: 1
Microphone Input: 1
USB Port(s): 4 USB (one shared with eSATA)
VGA Output(s): 1
DC-In: 1
Ethernet Connection (s): 1
Internal Microphone: 1
HDMI™ Output(s): 1
Power
Battery Type: Standard Capacity Lithium-ion
Battery
DVD Playback: Up to 2.5 hours7 Standard
Capacity Battery
Default Brightness: Up to 3.5 hours7 Standard
Capacity Battery
Up to 5 hours7 Large Capacity Battery
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Color: Glossy Black
1. GHz denotes microprocessor internal clock speed and may vary.
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 a compatible 802.11 access point (802.11n recommended)
and internet connection.
4. Viewable area measured diagonally.
5. Measured at the narrowest point
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. Rating based upon laboratory testing. Actual performance varies
based on settings, environmental conditions, and usage. Battery
capacity decreases over time and use.
8. See actual limited warranty for details.
9. Broadband Internet service required along with third party services
which may require a subscription or other service fee.
10. Includes Microsoft® Office 2010 preloaded. Purchase a Product Key
to activate a full Microsoft Office 2010 suite.
11. Compatibility and performance in a 64-bit environment may vary.
12. Requires high definition-capable display with HDMI™ connector.
Image quality will vary.
13. Based on original factory image and will vary with product
configuration changes and additional software added to the hard
drive.
14. Excluding end user interaction
15. Intel Turbo Boost Technology performance varies depending on
hardware, software and overall system configuration. Check with
your PC manufacturer on whether your system delivers Intel Turbo
Boost Technology. For more information, see
http://www.intel.com/technology/turboboost
16. Certain circumstances may limit/prevent Blu-ray Disc™ media
playback.
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. Non-metric weights and measures are
approximate and may vary.
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).
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