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The Late 2011 revision to the Sony VAIO CB Series updated the selection of Intel Sandy Bridge processors available for configuration. Other than the processor change, the laptop remained the same with an available 1080p 15.5-inch screen and an assortment of body colors.

Description

  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: 2011
  • Price at launch: $729.99

Availability

  • Alias: VPC-CB3, VPCCB390X, VPCCB3, VPCCB3AFX/R

Also Known As...

  • Laptop type: Mainstream
  • Width: 14.77 inches
  • Depth: 9.88 inches
  • Thickness: 1.56 inches
  • Weight: 6.3 pounds
  • Color: Black, Pink / Black, White, Blue / Black

Hardware

  • Operating system: Windows 7

Software

  • Screen size (diagonal): 15.5 inches
  • Backlight: LED
  • Resolution (X): 1366 px
  • Resolution (Y): 768 px

Display (base)

  • Resolution (X): 1920 px
  • Resolution (Y): 1080 px

Display (max)

  • Type: Chiclet
  • Backlit: Yes
  • Number pad: Yes

Keyboard

  • Type(s): Trackpad
  • Multitouch: Yes

Mouse

  • CPU brand: Intel
  • CPU family: Sandy Bridge
  • Model: Core i3-2330M
  • Cores: 2
  • Clockspeed: 2.2 GHz

Processor (base)

  • Brand: Intel
  • Family: Sandy Brdige
  • Model: Core i7-2640M
  • Cores: 2
  • Clockspeed: 2.8 GHz
  • Turbo clockspeed: 3.5 GHz

Processor (max)

  • Graphics type: Optional
  • Integrated GPU brand: Intel
  • Integrated GPU model: HD Graphics 3000

GPU (base)

  • Discrete GPU brand: AMD
  • Discrete GPU model: Radeon HD 6630M
  • Dedicated VRAM size: 1 GB

GPU (max)

  • Base RAM size: 4 GB
  • Max. config RAM size: 8 MB
  • RAM type: DDR3
  • Base RAM speed: 1333 MHz
  • RAM slots: 2

Memory

  • Options: HDD (5400RPM), HDD (7200RPM)
  • Base drive type: HDD (5400RPM)
  • Base drive capacity: 320 GB
  • Max. config HDD: 750 GB
  • Card reader: Yes
  • Card reader support: SD, Memory Stick Duo

Storage

  • Optical drive type: Tray-loading
  • Compatible media: DVD/CD-RW combo, BD Combo, Blu-ray burner

Optical Drive

  • Speakers: 2
  • Surround sound: Yes

Audio

  • USB: 3
  • USB 3.0: 1
  • Ethernet: 1
  • Ethernet type: 10/100/1000 (Gigabit)
  • VGA: 1
  • HDMI: 1
  • 3.5mm headphone: 1
  • 3.5mm line-in / microphone: 1

Port options

  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Wi-Fi options: 802.11n, 802.11g, 802.11b
  • Bluetooth: Yes
  • Bluetooth version: 2.1 + EDR
  • Wireless video: WiDi

Connectivity

  • Size: 5300 mAh
  • Chemistry: Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
  • Removable: Yes
  • Quoted time: 260 min

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