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Sony's VAIO S Series 15 is a notebook featuring Intel's quad-core Ivy Bridge processors and Nvidia hybrid graphics. It has a 15.5-inch IPS LCD with a 1080p resolution, a 1TB HDD, and a discrete Nvidia GeForce GT 640M LE graphics card.

Description

  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: June 2012
  • Price at launch: $999.99

Availability

  • Alias: VAIO SVS1511W9E

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  • Laptop type: Mainstream
  • Width: 14.96 inches
  • Depth: 10.06 inches
  • Thickness: 0.94 inches
  • Weight: 4.41 pounds
  • Color: White, Black

Hardware

  • Operating system: Windows 7

Software

  • Screen size (diagonal): 15.5 inches
  • Technology: IPS LCD
  • Resolution (X): 1920 px
  • Resolution (Y): 1080 px

Display (base)

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

Keyboard

  • Type(s): Trackpad

Mouse

  • CPU brand: Intel
  • CPU family: Ivy Bridge
  • Model: Core i7-3612QM
  • Cores: 4
  • Clockspeed: 2.1 GHz
  • Turbo clockspeed: 3.1 GHz

Processor (base)

  • Graphics type: Switchable
  • Integrated GPU brand: Intel
  • Integrated GPU model: HD Graphics 4000
  • Base discrete GPU brand: Nvidia
  • Discrete GPU model: GeForce GT 640M LE

GPU (base)

  • Base RAM size: 8 GB

Memory

  • Options: HDD (5400RPM)
  • Base drive type: HDD (5400RPM)
  • Base drive capacity: 1 TB

Storage

  • Optical drive type: Slot-loading
  • Compatible media: DVD-ROM, Blu-ray burner

Optical Drive

  • Speakers: 2
  • Audio brand: Dolby Home Theater v4

Audio

  • Effective pixels: 1.31 megapixels
  • Video resolution: 720p

Webcam

  • USB: 1
  • USB 3.0: 2
  • HDMI: 1

Port options

  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Wi-Fi options: 802.11n, 802.11g, 802.11b
  • Bluetooth: Yes
  • Bluetooth version: 4.0

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