Work hard, play harder.
CHOOSE YOUR OWN DIMENSION.
Get HD entertainment that goes wherever you do, all wrapped up in a high-octane laptop that was born to perform. Boasting an optional 16.4? Full HD 1080p widescreen display, you can view your movies in crystal-clear high def, plus juggle multiple web pages and photos with ease. Or choose an available 16? 3D-enabled model to get immersed in amazing 3D Blu-ray Disc movies, or convert 2D video into 3D with the push of a button-then enjoy it all with the included 3D glasses.
?It?s pretty much the multimedia laptop of the year.? Engadget, VAIO F Series, Jan. 5, 2011.
Tackle everything multimedia with warp speed and responsiveness. Featuring a top-of-the-line 2nd generation Intel Core i7 quad core processor, NVIDIA graphics, up to 8GB of RAM and a 7200rpm hard drive or optional solid state drive, this laptop packs serious firepower. Pick an application-it?ll handle it with ease. Editing HD video? No problem. Gaming? Just switch to 2D mode and hang on. Plus, an available 750GB6 hard drive provides plenty of room for all your videos, music, photos and files.
Who says you need a complete home theater system to enjoy amazing audio? With Dolby Home Theater technology v4 and an advanced set of audio tools, you?ll be blown away by simulated 5-channel surround sound and an extended stereo effect. And with bass-boosting speakers seamlessly built in to the integrated speaker bar, you get incredible audio in a portable package.
SEE THE LIGHT.
Working late tonight? The backlit keyboard features LED illumination for a remarkable view of the keys. Perfect for typing in bed with the lights turned down, a pleasant glow shines through the characters themselves as well as between the keys-framing them with soft illumination that helps minimize typos. An ambient light sensor even automatically turns the backlight on or off based on the light around you.
SPARK YOUR CREATIVITY.
Select F Series come with Imagination Studio Multimedia Edition software free of charge to make creating HD movies, mixing music you?ve recorded and finding ways to share your creations easier than ever. Edit HD video with award-winning Vegas Movie software and check out hundreds of built-in video and audio effects. Record, edit and sweeten live audio on your home computer with Sound Forge or use ACID Music Studio to turn your F Series into the ultimate home studio. After you?ve achieved the perfect mix, burn CDs, DVDs or format files to share online and load onto your favorite portable players.
Whether it?s HD or 3D, multitasking or multimedia, this processor handles it all with headroom to spare. Its 2nd generation Intel Core i7 quad core processor is complemented by Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.04 which adapts to your tasks automatically for maximum performance when you need it. And with four cores available (as opposed to two), you can move between applications quickly with even more power at your fingertips.
Perfect for responsive game play or serious multitasking, dedicated graphics come courtesy of NVIDIA GeForce GT540M graphics with up to 1GB of VRAM on select models. As if this PC didn?t already have power to spare, these graphics help ensure that when it comes to heavy lifting, the F Series is ready to go.
NEW HD WEB CAMERA.
The F Series features an HD web camera powered by an Exmor image sensor which allows for great low-light performance. Keep in touch with family, friends and coworkers, and enjoy a more casual conversation with face tracking technology, which allows the camera to automatically adjust focus and follow you as you move around while video chatting.
HDMI 3D OUTPUT.
Effortlessly transmit your 2D or 3D content to a compatible HDTV or 3D HDTV via the HDMI output (cable and additional 3D glasses sold separately). This means that any Full HD content you can enjoy on your PC-videos, Blu-ray Disc or 3D movies, internet TV-can be output in crystal-clear resolution for an even more immersive experience9.
CONNECT TO SONY.
Forget purchasing additional accessories to help navigate menus and options within your PS3 system, connected BRAVIA television or Blu-ray Disc player. Sony?s Remote Keyboard bridges the gap and allows you to wirelessly pair your VAIO PC?s keyboard and touchpad with a bevy of Sony connected devices and use it to quickly and easily navigate menus, browse the internet and enter text.
Along with the requisite USB ports and media slots, the F Series has two USB 3.0 ports, allowing you to easily connect a compatible external hard drive for faster and more efficient data transfer. It is also equipped with Bluetooth technology. Connect compatible mice, headphones and other Bluetooth-enabled devices without having to hassle with cords and cables.
We?ll come to you. There?s nothing standard about the standard Sony limited warranty on VAIO computers. To give you the ultimate in speedy and convenient service, we come to you to repair PC issues whenever possible5. Not many other PC manufacturers can match our expertise or comprehensive level of in-home support.
ACCESSORIZE YOUR LAPTOP.
Do more with your F Series laptop. Explore a wide variety of essential add-ons like cases, mice, bags and more.
Immerse yourself in a whole new realm of entertainment when you choose an F Series model with 3D-capabilities. Pair it with a 3D-enabled Bloggie or Cyber-shot camera, or press the laptop?s 3D button to convert standard HD video, DVDs or Blu-ray Disc content to amazing 3D-in real time, with no need to reboot. Your photos and videos will pop off the screen with the clarity and precision of Full HD 1080p.