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Sony Vaio VPC Z13M9E

Sony Vaio VPC Z13M9E
alaAverage 4.2

3 reviews

Apr, 2018

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Expert review by : Алексей Дрожжин (

Сверхлегкий ноутбук Sony VAIO Z13: мечта фотографа


Казалось бы, сверхтонкий Sony VAIO Z должен был немного потерять свою актуальность на фоне куда более дешевых и иногда даже более легких ультрабуков. Но нет, обновленной модели нашлось чем нас удивить. Sony VAIO Z13 разлива 2012 года может похвастаться...

Sep, 2012

Expert review by : Brynjulf Blix (

TEST: Sony Vaio Z 13,1" Core i7 HD 256GB SSD


Lettere og kraftigere PC skal du lete lenge etter.

Elegant, liten, lett og meget kraftig, fleksibel, flott design, HD-skjerm. Antagelig den kraftigste og letteste bærbare som finnes

Veldig dyr. Skjermen er ikke verdt prisen, den skulle vært matt og hatt bedre betraktningsvinkel

Du får også maskinen med svakere prosessor, mindre SSD og skjerm med lavere oppløsning. Da nærmer prisen seg halvparten

Jan, 2011

Expert review by : Spike (

SONY VAIO Z - 13.1-pollici Widescreen Con Risoluzione Di 1600x900


Il primo prodotto di Centrino 2 vestito proviene dagli ambiti di SONY e si tratta del VAIO Z: un 13.1 pollici con LCD dotato di XBRITE-DuraView technology (antigraffio e saturazione del colore al 100 per cento) con case in fibra di carbonio e keyboard...

Jul, 2008

Product Specifications


Built-in Microphone: Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2


Battery Capacity:5400 / 58.32
Battery capacity (Watt hours):58.32
Battery life (max):7.5
Battery performance:5400
Battery recharge time:3.5
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)


Front camera resolution (numeric):0.3


Color of product:Black
Form Factor:Clamshell
Product type:Notebook


Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:13.1 / 13.3
Display Resolution:1600 x 900
Display Surface:Gloss
HD type:HD+
LED backlight: Yes
Touch screen: No

Energy Management

AC adapter power:58.32


Discrete graphics adapter:Y
Discrete graphics adapter model:NVIDIA GeForce GT 330M / nVidia GeForce GT 330M + Intel HD
Maximum graphics adapter memory:2.65
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:500
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):766
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics


Keyboard key pitch:0.752
Keyboard key stroke:0.0787
Keyboard Layout:AZERTY
Keyboard type:AZERTY
Numeric keypad: No
Pointing device:Touchpad


Internal memory:4
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:8
Memory clock speed:1066
Memory layout:2 x 2
Memory layout (slots x size):2 x 2


3G:No / Yes
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:2.1+EDR
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Network standard:IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.3u
Networking features:Ethernet, WLAN, WWAN / Gigabit Ethernet
Networking standards:IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n,IEEE 802.3,IEEE 802.3ab,IEEE 802.3u
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

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:10
DVD-R Double Layer read speed:8
DVD-R Double Layer write speed:4 / 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:8
DVD-RW write speed:6
DVD+R Double Layer read speed:8
DVD+R Double Layer write speed:4 / 6
DVD+R read speed:8
DVD+R write speed:8
DVD+RW read speed:8
DVD+RW write speed:8
LightScribe: No
Optical Drive Type:DVD Super Multi / DVD Super Multi DL

Other Features

Battery Type:VGP-BPS20/B
Dimensions (WxDxH):12.4 x 8.27 x 0.937
Graphics adapter family:NVIDIA
Hard disk drive, user password: Yes
HDD user password:Y
Infrared data port: No
Internal modem: No
Power supply type:AC - DC
TV in port: No
Wireless Technology:WiFi

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Bag included: No
Handheld remote control: No


TV tuner integrated: No

Ports & interfaces

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


AC adapter power:58.32


Bus type:DMI
Chipset:Intel HM55 Express / Intel HM57 Express
Conflict Free processor:N
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):19
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
Motherboard chipset:Intel HM55 Express / Intel HM57 Express
Number of Processing Die Transistors:382
PCI Express configurations:1x16
PCI Express slots version:2.0
Processing die size:81
Processor boost frequency:2.8
Processor cache:3
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Arrandale
Processor cores:2
Processor family:4th gen Intel® Core™ i5 / Intel Core i5-4xxx
Processor frequency:2.53
Processor lithography:32
Processor model:I5-460M
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i5-400 series
Processor socket:BGA1288
Processor threads:4
System bus data transfer rate:2.5
System bus rate:2.5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:45
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:Y
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: Yes
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: Yes
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: Yes
Intel FDI Technology: Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access: Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: Yes
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 Smart Cache: Yes
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: Yes
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): Yes
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):Y
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):Y
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y
Intel® Insider™: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):N
Intel® Smart Cache:Y
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: Yes
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N
InTru™ 3D Technology: No
Physical Address Extension (PAE): Yes
Processor ARK ID:50179
Processor code:SLC22
Processor package size:34
Supported instruction sets:SSE4.1, SSE4.2
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes


Cable lock slot:Kensington
Fingerprint reader: Yes
Password protection:BIOS
Password protection type:BIOS
Trusted Platform Module (TPM): Yes


Bundled software:VAIO Gate, VAIO Care, VAIO Transfer Support, VAIO Update, VAIO Smart Network, Adobe Reader 9, Adobe Premiere Elements 8, Adobe PhotoShop Elements 8, Microsoft Office Starter 2010, Norton Online BackUp, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer 8
Drivers included: Yes
Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 7 Professional
Trial software:McAfee


Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:Memory Stick (MS), MS PRO, MS PRO Duo, SD, SDHC, SDXC / MS Duo, MS PRO, SDHC, SDXC / MS Duo, MS Pro-HG, SD, SDHC, SDXC
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Host interface:SATA
Storage media:SSD
Total Storage Capacity:125 / 128

Weight & Dimensions

Height (rear):0.937