VAIO® Pro 13 -

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Operating System 
Operating SystemWindows 8 64 bit (English Version)
Language Pack / Language Interface PackTraditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Arabic, Thai
ProcessorIntel® Core™ i5-4200U Processor 1.60 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 2.60 GHz*1
Memory Bus1600 MT/s
Cache Memory3 MB (L3 Cache)
Main Memory 
Pre-installed4 GB (4 GB (On Board)) DDR3 SDRAM*2 (Max)
SSD Flash Memory128 GB*3 (128 GB x 1, PCI Express x 4)
Graphics AcceleratorIntel® HD Graphics 4400
Display13.3 inch wide (Full HD: 1920 x 1080) TFT colour display (TRILUMINOS DISPLAY for mobile, LED backlight, Touch screen(Capacitive))
Visual Technology: X-Reality for mobile, Color mode setting (Vivid, Natural, Text)
Ambient light sensorYes
USBSuperSpeed USB (USB 3.0) port Type A Connector with charging function x 1*4, SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.0) port Type A Connector x 1
HeadphoneStereo, Mini Jack x 1 (also serves as Headset jack)*5
HDMI In/Out ConnectorHDMI Out x 1
SD Memory Card SlotSD memory card(SDHC, SDXC compatible, UHS (SDR50) supported, Copyright protection function (CPRM))*6
DC INx 1
Wireless Connection 
Wireless LANIEEE 802.11a/b/g/n*7
Wireless LAN Data RateMaximum transmission speed: 300 Mbps*8,
Maximum receipt speed: 300 Mbps*8
Bluetooth®Bluetooth® standard Ver. 4.0 + HS
NFC function 
NFC functionYes
Intel® Anti-Theft TechnologyYes
Front Side CameraHD web camera powered by "Exmor R for pc" (Resolution: 1280 x 720, Effective Pixels: 0.92 Mega pixels)
AudioIntel® High Definition Audio/ Internal Stereo speakers/ Internal Dual microphone/ ClearAudio+ mode (Music, Video), S-FORCE Front Surround 3D, "Clear Phase", "xLOUD", "VPT", "Voice Zoom", "Sound Optimizer"
Keyboard/Input Device19 mm key pitch/1.35 mm keystroke, 82 keys, Backlit Keyboard / Touchpad (Gesture supported)
Battery Life 
Bundled BatteryVGP-BPS38 Lithium-ion battery: up to 8.5 hours of use*9
Optional Long BatteryVGP-BPS38 + VGP-BPSE38 Lithium-ion battery: up to 17 hours of use*9
Sleep Mode 
Rapid WakeRapid Wake + Eco
Dimensions (W x H x D) mm322 x 12.8 (maximum 17.2) x 216 mm
Weight (With Supplied Battery)1.06 kg
Bundled Software 
CommunicationSocialife, Air Soccer Fever
Microsoft OfficeMicrosoft® Office Trial*10
MusicMusic app
Video & PhotoPlayMemories Home, VAIO Movie Creator, Album app
SecurityTrend Micro™ Titanium Maximum Security 60days*11
UtilitiesVAIO Message Center, VAIO Control Center, VAIO Gesture Control, Xperia Link, Adobe® Reader® XI, Norton™ Online Backup, Intel® AppUp
SupportVAIO Care, VAIO Transfer Support, VAIO Update
Supplied Accessories 
Supplied AccessoriesAC Adaptor: VGP-AC10V10 /
Battery: VGP-BPS38*12
VGA adapter: VGP-DA15 /
Others: Cleaning Cloth
Local Warranty and VAIO™ International Repair ServiceTwo Years Local Warranty and VAIO™ International Repair Service

*1 CPU speed will be reduced under certain operating conditions.
*2 If memory modules of the same capacity are installed to both of the two memory module slots, the supported dual channel mode provides better performance. And this memory is unchangeable.
*3 GB means one billion bytes when referring to storage capacity. Accessible capacity may vary. A portion of storage space is reserved as a recovery partition. Some area of SSD is not available for data storage area because it is used for lower power consumption sleep by OS.
*4 Charging function via USB port may fasten battery consumption. Change the default setting when using this function.
*5 Your headset may not be compatible with your VAIO computer. An external microphone does not work even if you connect it to the headset compatible headphones jack.
*6 Memory Stick Duo slot and SD Memory Card slot share one slot. Compatible with any Sony branded "Memory Stick" of up to 32 GB, SD memory cards (up to 2 GB), SDHC memory cards (up to 32 GB) and SDXC memory cards (up to 64 GB) available as of January 2013. However, it is not guaranteed that all memory cards will be compatible.
*7 The maximum communication distance can vary depending on the obstacles or the distance between the communication devices, the radio waves, the operating system or the software being used.
*8 The communication speed varies depending on the distance between communication devices, existence of obstacles between such devices, the device configuration, the radio conditions, and the software in use. In addition, communication may be cut off depending on the radio conditions.
*9 Estimated battery life (under JEITA Battery Run Time Measurement Method ver.1.0, measurement method (a)). Actual battery life may vary with different operating conditions and settings. For further details, please visit
*10 1 month trial for new Microsoft Office 365 customers
*11 Free use of 60 days. Further update will be charged
*12 This product may only function with a genuine Sony battery designed for this model.

Important notice when playing back HD contents
[AVC HD Playback]
- Depending on system environment, you may find sound interruptions and/or dropped frames during AVC HD play back.
- The trademarks, including but not limited to "Sony", "VAIO", "Memory Stick", "xLOUD" and "Clear Phase" are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Sony Corporation and/or its subsidiaries.
- Xperia is a trademark or registered trademark of Sony Mobile Communications AB.
- Adobe, the Adobe logo, Adobe Reader and Adobe Premiere are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the U.S. and/or other countries.
- Intel, Core, the Intel logo, the Intel Inside logo are either registered trademarks or trademarks of the Intel Corporation in the U.S. and other countries.
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- Some applications may require installation via download.
- Internet connection may be required in order to install some applications.
- Whilst information given is true at time of printing, small production changes in the course of our company's policy of improvement through research and design might not necessarily be included in the specifications. E&OE. Actual models may differ slightly in appearance to illustrations provided.