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Sony VAIO VGN-BZ12XN

Sony VAIO VGN-BZ12XN
alaAverage 4.3

5 reviews

Dec, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 reviews of Sony VAIO VGN-BZ12XN. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People really like the size and performance. The screen and design also get good feedback.

design, screen, performance, size

On average, users rate this product 86/100.

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Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Sony Vaio VGN-BZ12XN

 

Screen size

May, 2009

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Sony Vaio VGN-BZ12XN

 

runs hot, finger print reader intermittant

May, 2009

Product Specifications

Audio

Number of built-in speakers:2

Battery

Battery life (max):3.5
Battery recharge time:3.8

Camera

Front camera resolution (numeric):1.3
Video capturing speed:30

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:10
Display Diagonal:15.4
Display Resolution:1440 x 900

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:Y
Discrete graphics adapter model:Intel GMA 4500MHD
Maximum graphics adapter memory:1.3

Keyboard

Pointing device:Touchpad

Memory

Internal memory:3 / 4
Internal memory type:DDR2-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:4
Memory clock speed:800
Memory layout:2 x 2
Memory layout (slots x size):2 x 2

Networking

Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:2.0+EDR

Optical Drive

CD read speed:24
CD rewrite speed:24
CD write speed:24
CD-R read speed:24
CD-R write speed:24
CD-RW read speed:24
CD-RW write speed:24
DVD-R Double Layer read speed:6
DVD-R Double Layer write speed:6
DVD-R read speed:8
DVD-R write speed:8
DVD-RAM read speed:5
DVD-RAM write speed:5
DVD-RW read speed:6
DVD-RW write speed:6
DVD+R Double Layer read speed:6
DVD+R Double Layer write speed:6
DVD+R read speed:8
DVD+R write speed:8
DVD+RW read speed:8
DVD+RW write speed:8

Other Features

Hard disk drive, user password: Yes
HDD user password:Y
Infrared data port: No
Internal modem: Yes
Modem Type:V.92/V.90
TV in port: No
Type:PC
Wireless Technology:802.11a/b/g/n

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type:Type II
CardBus PCMCIA slots quantity:1
DC-in jack: Yes
Docking connector: Yes
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
ExpressCard slot: No
Firewire (IEEE 1394) ports:1
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
Modem (RJ-11) ports:1
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
TV out:N
TV out port: No
TV-out:N
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Processor

Bus type:FSB
Chipset:Intel GM45 Express
Conflict Free processor:N
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):8.5 / 9
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Motherboard chipset:Intel GM45 Express
Number of Processing Die Transistors:410
Processing die size:107
Processor:P8400 / P8600
Processor cache:3
Processor cache type:L2
Processor codename:Penryn
Processor cores:2
Processor family:Intel Core 2 Duo / Intel® Core™2 Duo
Processor frequency:2.26 / 2.4
Processor front side bus:1066
Processor lithography:45
Processor model:P8400 / P8600
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core 2 Duo P8000 series
Processor socket:Socket 479
Processor threads:2
Stepping:C0
Thermal Design Power (TDP):25
Tjunction:105

Processor special features

Embedded options available:No / Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology:N
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: No
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: No
Intel FDI Technology: No
Intel Flex Memory Access: No
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: No
Intel Insider: No
Intel InTru 3D Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: Yes
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): No
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):N
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N
Intel® Insider™: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N
InTru™ 3D Technology: No
Processor ARK ID:35568 / 35569
Processor code:SL3BU / SL3BV
Processor package size:35
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: No

Security

Cable lock slot:Kensington
Fingerprint reader: Yes
Trusted Platform Module (TPM): Yes

Software

Operating system installed:Windows Vista Business

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:MS Duo, MS Pro, MS Pro Duo, SD
Hard disk rotational speed:5400
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Hard drive speed:5400
Host interface:SATA
Total Storage Capacity:250 / 320

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:10.5
Height (front):1.17
Height (rear):1.48
Weight:5.73
Width:14.3