Sony VAIO VGN-SZ370P / C (SZ Series)

Sony VAIO VGN-SZ370P / C
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Product Name: Sony VAIO VGN-SZ370P / C (SZ Series)
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Manufacturer: Sony
Available: Currently
Price: Base Price – $2349 (see website for current prices)
Markets: Worldwide

Related Laptops:
– Replaced by the Sony VAIO SZ6 series
– Replaces Sony VAIO VGN-SZ170P Series

– “Action Buttons” – S1, S2 (programmable) and WiFi/Bluetooth RF On/Off
– Integrated camera
– G-Sensorâ„¢ Shock Protection – Hard Disk Drive Protection
– Two graphics chipsets: NVIDIA® GeForce® Go 7400 and Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator 950
– Hybrid Graphics System, TurboCacheâ„¢13
– Black Carbon Fiber

Manufacturer’s Description:
Experience powerful computing packaged in a slim, lightweight design. Enjoy the freedom and flexibility to work and play with the versatile VAIO® VGN-SZ370P/C notebook PC.

The lean and lightweight VAIO® SZ370P/C delivers an uncompromising blend of mobile design, style and computing performance. Boasting a super-fast 5400rpm Serial ATA hard drive and advanced DDR2 memory, you’ll power through challenging tasks with ease. Control efficiency and output with the innovative Hybrid Graphic System, while integrated security features keep your data safe. Work faster and play longer by way of the 13.3″ widescreen display5 with XBRITEâ„¢ LCD technology, razor-thin LCD panel, long battery life13, integrated WAN132 technology and Intel® Coreâ„¢ 2 Duo processor. An integrated DVD+R Double Layer/DVD±RW drive2 makes data storage easy, while the built-in camera and microphone make communication convenient and fun193.

Sony VAIO VGN-SZ370P / C

CPU: Intel® Core™ 2 Duo Processor T7200 (2GHz, 4MB L2 Cache)
Chipset: Intel® Centrino® Mobile Technology – Intel® 945GM
Front-side Bus: 667MHz
Memory: PC2-4200, 533MHz
Memory Capacity: 2GB (Maximum), 2 slots

Display: 13.3″ LCD XBRITEâ„¢ White LED back light
Resolution: 1280×800 WXGA
Touchscreen: No
Widescreen: Yes
Graphics Chipset: NVIDIA® GeForce® Go 7400 and Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator 950
Graphics Memory: 128MB Dedicated for NVIDIA, and 128MB Shared for Intel
Other: VGA out w/ Smart Display Sensor

Hard Drive: 120GB 5400rpm, Serial ATA (SATA)
Optical: Internal DVD Writer with Dual-Layer support
Other: G-Sensorâ„¢ Shock Protection – Hard Disk Drive Protection

Wireless: Intel® PRO/Wireless 3945ABG Network Connection 802.11a/b/g
Modem: 56K V.92/V.90
Ethernet: 10/100 Ethernet Base-TX
Bluetooth: Integrated Bluetooth
Mobile Broadband: Cingular Wireless National EDGE Network with SmartWiâ„¢ technology ,

Audio Chipset: Sony® Sound Realityâ„¢ – Audio Enhancer
Audio I/O: Headphone-out, Microphone-in
USB: 2x USB 2.0
Firewire: 1x 4-pin i.LINK (IEEE 1394)
PC Card: 1x ExpressCardâ„¢/34, 1x PCMCIA Type I/II w/CardBus support
Flash/Memory Card Reader: Supports Memory Stick DUO™ media with MagicGate® functionality, Memory Stick® (MS), Memory Stick Pro™ (MS Pro), Secure Digital (SD), XD-Picture Card and MultiMediaCard (MMC)
Other: integrated camera, port replicator connection

Biometric/Fingerprint: Yes
Other: Trusted Platform Module (TPM)

Software & Warranty:
Operating System: Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional with SP2
Other Software: Norton® Internet Security™ 60-Day Trial, TrendMicro™ Anti-Spyware 30-Day Trial, VAIO® Security Center, VAIO® Update software, VAIO® Recovery Wizard software, VAIO® Support Central, , Microsoft® Works 8.5, 60-Day Trial Version of Microsoft® Office 2003, 60-Day Trial Version of Microsoft® Digital Image Starter Edition, Intuit® Quicken® 2006 New User Edition (previous Quicken users may require additional upgrade), InterVideo® WinDVD®, Roxio® DigitalMedia SE
Warranty: 1 Year Limited Warranty, 1 year toll-free technical telephone assistance, available 24/7 (see website)
Drivers: Sony Customer Care

Options: Lithium Ion (VGP-BPS2C) – optional Large Capacity Battery (VGP-BPL2C)
Battery Life: 3.5 – 5 hours depending on usage

Width: 12.5 inches ( mm)
Depth: 9.3 inches ( mm)
Height: 0.9 – 1.3 inches ( mm)
Weight: 3.72 pounds ( kg) – standard battery


PC Magazine – Review – April 2007