CES 2010 Sony Viao X Series Hands-on

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The Sony Viao X Series is a ridiculously light 11.1 notebook, that feels like a notepad in your hands, powered by an Intel Atom processor. The “X” comes with either 64GB or 128GB SSD storage, a full complement of USB ports  and VGA out, Verizon 3G card built-in, GPS and a Solid aluminum case build. Retails starts at $1,499 and comes with not one but two batteries. The standard battery runs 4hrs and the extended runs for 10 hrs.

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Product Specifications
General

Action Buttons : Wireless / Bluetooth® on / off

Computer Type : Notebook

Pointing Device : Electro-static touch pad

Type of Use : Ultra-portable

Wireless/Networking

Bluetooth® Technology : Integrated Stereo A2DP (2.1 + EDR)12

Ethernet Protocol : 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T (Gigabit)

Ethernet Speed : Fast Ethernet (RJ-45)

Mobile Broadband : Verizon Wireless Mobile Broadband Built-in18

Wi-Fi : 802.11 b/g/n3

GPS : Yes19

Service and Warranty Information

Telephone Support : 1 year toll-free technical assistance available 24/710 at 888-476-6972

Online and Email Support : Available at http://www.esupport.sony.com/EN/VAIO

International Service : 1 year international service plan. Registration required. See www.sony.com/IRSP for details.

Limited Warranty Term : 1 year limited warranty9. See actual warranty for details.

Display

Back Light Technology : LED

Resolution : 1366×768

Screen Size : 11.1″4

Memory

Installed : 2GB (2GBx1)

Type/Speed : DDR2/533MHz

Maximum : 2GB

Weights and Measurements

Dimensions (Approx.) : 10.95″(W) x 0.55″(H) x 7.29″(D)6

Weight (Approx.) : 1.60 lbs (with standard battery)

Power

Battery Type : Standard Capacity Lithium-ion Battery and Large Capacity Lithium-ion Battery

Estimated Battery Life : Up to 3.0 hours8 with Standard Capacity Battery
Up to 12.0 hours8 with Large Capacity Battery

Expansion Slots

Multimedia Card Reader : One Memory Stick Duo™ media slot with MagicGate® functionality
One Secure Digital (SD memory card) media slot

Graphics

Chipset : Mobile Intel® Hub US15W Chipset

Processor : Mobile Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator 50013

Inputs and Outputs

DC-In : 1

Ethernet Connection(s) : 1

Headphone Output(s) : 1

Microphone Input : 1

USB Port(s) : 2 (2.0 compliant)

Environmental Information

ENERGY STAR® : 5.0

EPEAT™ : Gold

ROHS® : Compliant

Hardware

Camera : Built-in MOTION EYE® camera and microphone with face-tracking technology (640×480) VGA

Keyboard : QWERTY, 82 keys with 1.2mm stroke and 17mm pitch

Solid State Drive

Capacity : 128GB

Interface : Serial ATA

Audio

Sound System : Intel® High Definition Audio

Processor

Front Side Bus Speed : 533MHz

L2 Cache : 512kB

Speed : 2.00GHz

Type : Intel® Processor

Software

Operating System : Genuine Microsoft® Windows® 7 Home Premium 32-bit

Anti-Virus Software : Norton Internet Security™ 2009 30-Day Trial Offer15

Supplied Software : Microsoft® Works SE 9.0 w/ 60-Day Trial Version of Microsoft® Office Home and Student 200711
Microsoft® Streets and Trips 200919

The VAIO® Software Experience : VAIO Care™ – System diagnostics and maintenance

In the Box

AC Adapter

Standard Lithium-ion battery

Power Cable

Large Capacity Battery