VAIO® TZ Series Notebook PC
Ultra-portable, ultra-sleek, ultra-powerful
A perfect mix of elegance and attitude, the Rosé VAIO® TZ is a slim,
lightweight PC that measures less than 1" thin3 , with a superb 11.1" razorthin widescreen display12 using XBRITE-HiColor™ technology while weighing
a very feathery 2.7lbs15 .
Enjoy powerful performance with an Intel® Core™ 2 Duo processor U7500
(1.06GHz1 ) with 2MB L2 cache.
The VAIO® TZ comes pre-installed with Genuine Microsoft® Windows Vista®
Home Premium.
Fingerprint biometrics makes authentication and access quick and easy you only need your fingerprint.
Offering a massive boost in wireless connection speed and range, work
and play quicker anywhere within your office or home using next
generation 802.11a/b/g/n integrated wireless LAN technology4 .
Watch your movies with stunning clarity on the 11.1" widescreen display
using XBRITE-HiColor™ technology, see deeper blacks, brighter whites,
true-to-life color, and razor-sharp detail from any angle.
Hear your music like never before and enjoy the incredibly rich and full
sound that Sony's original Sound Reality™ technology delivers.
Stay connected to colleagues, friends and family in the office or on the
road with real-time video conferencing16 using an integrated MOTION EYE®
camera and microphone.
With Click to Disc™ software and the advanced DVD+R Double Layer drive,
presenting your digital video content in a professional-looking package is
quick and easy.
Store all your important documents, family pictures and dynamic
presentations on the roomy 80GB2 (4200RPM) hard drive.
Rest assured with the VAIO® TZ's ENERGY STAR qualification. By meeting
strict energy guidelines, know that the TZ notebook will not only save you
money on energy costs but you are also supporting a product that helps
protect the environment.
At 2.7lbs15 with 4.5 to 8.5 hours of standard battery life8 and durable carbonfiber casing, the VAIO® TZ notebook is built for ultra-portable performance.
And with an 11.1"12 with XBRITE-HiColor™ LCD technology, and Intel®
Core™ 2 Duo processor14 and 802.11 a/b/g/n wireless LAN4 , you'll be able
to stay connected and productive in or out of the office.
VAIO® TZ Series Notebook PC
Processor: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 950 with
Total Available Graphics Memory: 251MB (max.)13
Bluetooth® Laser Mouse (VGP-BMS33/B)
USB Portable Speaker (VGP-USP1)
Leather Protection Case (VGP-CKTZ2/B)
Chipset: Mobile Intel® 945GMS Express Chipset
Interface: VGA out w/ Smart Display Sensor
100GB Portable Hard Drive with Wireless Security (VGPUHDM10/B)
Inputs and Outputs
Color: Rosé
Ethernet Port: 1
UPC Code: 027242734326
Computer Type: Notebook
Type of Use: Ultra Portable
Action Buttons: AV Mode (DVD/CD Instant On)
Play/Pause, Stop, Rewind, Fast Forword, Eject,
Wireless On/Off
Pointing Device: Electro-Static touch pad
Security: Biometric Fingerprint Sensor Trusted Platform
Module (TPM) TCG Ver.1.2 compliant
Keyboard: QWERTY (82 keys with 1.7mm stroke and
17mm pitch)
Camera: Built-in MOTION EYE® camera and microphone
Modem Jack: 1
Microphone Input: 1
Port Replicator Connector(s): 1 (Bottom)
USB Port(s): 2 (2.0 compliant)
VGA Output(s): 1
DC-In: 1
Type: Intel® Core™ 2 Duo Processor U7500
Speed: 1.06GHz1
Front Side Bus Speed: 533MHz
L2 Cache: 2MB
Technology: Intel® Centrino® Processor Technology
Headphone Jack: 1
i.LINK® Interface: 1 (4-pin) interface (IEEE 1394)
Type: DDR2
Installed: 1GB (1GBx1)
Maximum: 2GB
Speed: 533MHz
Hard Drive
Capacity: 80GB2
Speed: 4200rpm
Interface: Ultra ATA
Impact Protection: G-Sensor™ Shock Protection - Hard
Disk Drive Protection
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.
DVD±RW: Yes (DVD±R DL/±RW/-RAM Drive)
CD Read: 24x max.
DVD Read: 8x max.
DVD-RAM Write: 5x max.
DVD-R DL Write: 4x max.
DVD-RAM Read: 5x max.
Expansion Slots
Multimedia Card Reader: Memory Stick PRO™ (with
MagicGate® functionality)
One Secure Digital (SD™ memory card) Slot
One ExpressCard® /34 Slot
Ethernet Protocol: Fast Ethernet (RJ-45)
Ethernet Speed: 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T
Modem Type: Integrated V.92/V.90 modem (RJ-11)
Wireless LAN: Intel® PRO/Wireless 4965AGN Network
Connection (802.11a/b/g/n)4
Bluetooth® Technology: Integrated Bluetooth®
Battery Type: Standard Capacity Lithium-ion Battery
Estimated Battery Life: 4.5-8.5 hours8 (Standard Capacity
7.0-13.0 hours8 (Large Capacity Battery)
Power Requirements: 68W+10%
Operating System: Microsoft® Windows Vista® Home
Internet Services: AOL® 90-Day Risk Free Trial - New Users
Anti-Virus and Recovery Software: Norton® Internet
Security™ 2007 60-Day Trial with sypware protection
Supplied Software: Microsoft® Works SE 9.0 w/ 60-Day
Trial Version of Microsoft® Office Home and Student
Sony® Original Software: Click to Disc™ - DVD Creation
LocationFree Player® Software
*Please access VAIO® Help and Support from your
PC for a complete list of software and trial
Service and Warranty Information
Limited Warranty: 1 Year9
Telephone Support: 1 year (toll-free assistance, available
24-hours, 7-days-a-week) 10
Online and Email Support: Support available from
Weight: 2.65 lbs with standard battery
Measurements: 10.9"(W) 0.8" - 1.17"(H) 7.8"(D)
Sound System: Windows® sound system compatible
Dolby® Headphone
Dolby® Virtual Speaker
Built-in stereo speakers
Supplied Accessories
Standard Capacity Lithium-ion Battery (VGP-BPL11)
AC Adapter (VGP-AC16V13)
Power Cord
Cleaning cloth
Screen or Display Technology: WXGA LCD
Screen Size: 11.1" Razor-Thin Panel12 LED backlight for
brilliant colors and clarity
Optional Accessories
Resolution: 1366x768
XBRITE-HiColor™ Technology: Yes
Stick AC Adapter (VGP-AC16V10)
Additional standard battery (VGP-BPL11)
Additional AC adapter(VGP-AC16V13)
Port Replicator (VGP-PRTZ1)
Bluetooth® Presentation Controller (VGP-BRMP10)
Privacy Filter (VGP-FL13)
Bluetooth® GPS Receiver (VGP-BGU1)
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. Measured at its narrowest point.
4. Requires a compatible 802.11a or 802.11b or 802.11g or 802.11n
access point. Some functionality may require Internet services, which
may require a fee.
5. Interoperability among Bluetooth devices varies.
6. DVD Media/Formats are not universally compatible.
7. i.LINK is a trademark of Sony used only to designate products
containing an IEEE 1394 connector. All products with i.LINK connector
may not communicate with each other.
8. Actual battery life may vary upon usage patterns, product settings,
battery and environmental conditions. Upper battery range tested
using device for music play-back. Battery life will be shorter when using
the Instant Mode features.
9. See actual Limited Warranty for details. For a copy of Sony's warranty,
please visit, call toll-free 888-476-6972 (8884SONYPC), or write to Sony Electronics, 12451 Gateway Boulevard,
Fort Myers, FL 33913.
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 applicable software vendor.
11. 60-Day Trial Version of Microsoft® Office Home and Student - 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 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 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.
12. Viewable area measured diagonally.
13. Total Available Graphics Memory refers to the new Windows Vista
classification of graphics memory, witch is the Dedicated Video
Memory, System Video Memory and Shared System Memory.
Shared System Memory veries depending on the oerating condition
and system memory size.
14. VAIO TZ uses Mobile Intel® 945GMS Express Chipsets
15. Non-metric weights and measures are approximate and may vary.
16. Internet connection required. Some features may rely on internet
service which may require a fee.
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 preinstalled 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
©2007 Sony Electronics Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or
in part without written permission is prohibited. Sony, i.LINK, Memory
Stick, XBRITE-HiColor, G-Sensor, Memory Stick PRO, MagicGate, Click to
Disc, Sony logo, VAIO logo, XBRITE-HiColor logo,, LocationFree
Player and VAIO are trademarks of Sony. Intel and Centrino are
registered trademarks and Core is a trademark of Intel Corporation in
the U.S and other countries. Microsoft and Windows Vista are registered
trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. Bluetooth is a trademark of
Bluetooth SIG, Inc. All other trademarks are trademarks of their
respective owners.
Printed in U.S.A. 11/07.
Large Capacity Battery (VGP-BPX11)
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Last Updated: 01/21/2008
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