Sony | VGN-NS328J/W | Datasheet | Sony VAIO VGN-NS328J/W notebook

VAIO® NS Notebook PC
Everyday computing delivered in style
Enjoy the powerful performance of an Intel® Pentium® T4200 processor
(2.00GHz1 ) with 3GB of pre-installed memory.
The VAIO NS notebook comes pre-installed with Genuine Microsoft®
Windows Vista® Home Premium 64-bit14 .
Work and play online within your home or office using 802.11b/g/n
integrated wireless LAN technology3 .
Store your cherished digial family photos, school projects and important
documents on the roomy 320GB2 (5400rpm) Serial ATA hard disk drive .
A 15.4"4 widescreen display, with XBRITE-ECO™ LCD technology, delivers
razor-sharp details and bold colors while perserving precious battery power.
Communicate with family, friends and colleagues using the built-in
webcam11 .
Ediiting 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
Clean lines, textured exterior, a rich Granite Silver hue and an aesthetic
yet functional design give this notebook a very contemporary look and
Connect to useful peripherals with 4 conveniently located USB ports.
The 15.4"4 VAIO® NS notebook exemplifies contemporary style in an easyto-handle mobile PC. With such great features as a built-in webcam11 and
3GB of RAM, the VAIO NS notebook is a great PC for all your day-to-day
computing and entertainment endeavors.
Computer Type: Notebook
Type of Use: Portable
Action Buttons: AV Mode, Mute
Pointing Device: Electro-static touch pad
VAIO® NS Notebook PC
Estimated Battery Life: Up to 4.0 hours Standard
Capacity Battery
Up to 6.5 hours8 Large Capacity Battery
Power Requirements: 95W + 10%
Operating System: Genuine Microsoft® Windows Vista®
Home Premium 64-bit14
Front Side Bus Speed: 800MHz
L2 Cache: 1MB
Supplied Software: Microsoft® Works SE 9.0 w/ 60-Day
Trial Version of Microsoft® Office Home and Student
The VAIO® Software Experience: VAIO® Startup Assistant
VAIO® Care
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
Anti-Virus & Recovery Software: Norton Internet
Security™ 2009 30-Day Trial Offer13
Keyboard: QWERTY, 86 keys with 2.5mm stroke and
19.05mm pitch
Camera: Built-in MOTION EYE® camera and microphone
Type: Intel® Pentium® Processor T4200
Speed: 2.0GHz
Type: DDR2
Installed: 3GB PC2-6400 (2GBx1) + (1GBx1)
Maximum: 8GB
Speed: 800MHz
Hard Drive
Service and Warranty Information
Telephone Support: 1 year toll-free technical telephone
assistance, available 24/713
Online and Email Support: Support available from
Capacity: 320GB2
Limited Warranty Term: 1 year limited warranty . See
actual warranty for details.
Speed: 5400rpm
Interface: Serial ATA
Environmental Information
Optical Drive
EPEAT™ : Gold
RoHS®: Compliant
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™
(Standard/Duo) media slot with MagicGate®
One ExpressCard® / 34 media slot
One Secure Digital (SD memory card) media slot
Regulation and Standard Compliance
Energy Star® Compliant: Yes
Weight: 6.4 lbs7 (with standard battery)
Measurements: 14.18"(W) x 1.24-1.5"(H) x 10.63"(D)5,6
Supplied Accessories
Sound System: Intel® High Definition Audio
Standard Capacity Lithium-ion Battery (VGP-BPS13A/B)
AC Adapter
Power Cord
10. 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.
11. Broadband Internet service required along with third party services
which may require a subscription or other service fee.
12. 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.
13. Norton Internet Security™ 2009 30-day subscription is pre-installed
on your Sony VAIO PC. You need to activate the software for the
product to work. You can activate in the Sony VAIO Startup Assistant
or by double clicking the Norton Internet Security icon on your
desktop. After your 30-days are finished, buy Norton Internet Security
to continue to be protected from viruses, hackers and identify theft.
14. 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.
15. 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.
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 (
©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, MOTION EYE, Memory Stick PRO and
i.LINK are trademarks of Sony in the U.S. and in other countries. Microsoft
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. Symantec, the Symantec
Logo, and Norton Internet Security are trademarks or registered
trademarks of Symantec Corporation or its affiliates in the U.S. and other
countries. Energy Star and its logo are U.S. trademarks. All other
trademarks are trademarks of their respective owners.
Printed in U.S.A. 03/09.
Screen Size: 15.4"4
Resolution: 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
XBRITE-ECO™ Technology: Yes
Processor: Mobile Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator
4500M with Intel® Clear Video Technology. Total
Available Graphics Memory of 1340MB (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
Ethernet Connection (s): 1
Ethernet Protocol: 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T
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
Optional Accessories
Large Capacity Battery (VGP-BPL13)
Additional Standard Capacity Lithium-ion Battery (VGPBPS13A/B)
Stick AC Adapter (VGP-AC19V30)
USB Laser Mouse(VGP-UMS55/W)
USB Portable Speaker (VGP-USP1)
Notebook Backpack (VGP-CCP3/H)
Matching Carrying Case (VGPCKN1/W)
Color: Silk White
UPC Code: 027242778085
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. Viewable area measured diagonally.
5. Non-metric weights and measures are approximate and may vary.
6. Measured at the narrowest point.
7. 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.
8. Actual battery life may vary based on product settings, usage
patterns and environmental conditions.
9. See actual limited warranty for details. For a copy of Sony's warranty,
please visit, call toll-free 888-476-6972
(888-4SONYPC) or write to Sony Electronics, 12451 Gateway
Boulevard, Fort Myers, FL 33913.
Inc. Capacity
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Type: Standard
Last Updated: 08/11/2009
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