Laptop: The exceptional Sony VGN-SZ61WN/C is packed full of exciting features including a powerful Intel Core 2 Duo processor for improved performance and multi-tasking. This lightweight super slim model combines a wonderfully bright 13.3 inch WXGA widescreen, a wireless connection and up to 5 hours battery life.
Perfect for busy people on the move, it features built-in WiFi so you can connect to the web at public hotspots. And for ultimate convenience it also features built-in 3G HSDPA technology so you can access 3G mobile broadband anytime, anywhere.
It also features a built-in Motion Eye digital camera, a huge 160GB hard drive and a double layer DVD±RW drive for playing and burning CDs and DVDs. Theres even a built-in microphone and camera for face-to-face video chat.
The VGN-SZ61WN/C will also keep your valuable work safe and secure with a host of protective technologies. The built-in fingerprint reader offers you quick, easy and secure access to your work, while the Trusted Platform Module (TPM) protects your files, passwords and encryption keys deep down at hardware level. Should the laptop slip out of your hands, G-Sensor HDD technology will register the acceleration at once and will shut down the drive heads in a fraction of a second, thus preventing damage to your data and the hard drive itself.
It arrives with the Windows Vista Business operating system and a 2 year guarantee for your peace of mind.
Windows Vista Business Edition
Windows Firewall and Defender ensure that Vista is the most secure version of Windows ever, giving you peace of mind. Instant Search and Internet Explorer 7 make it easier to find what you want quickly and easily. The elegant Aero interface with glass-like menus, live thumbnails and 3D screens you can flip through make using your PC a pleasure. Laptop owners will appreciate the Mobility Centre and Tablet support.
Complete PC Back Up and Restore protects you against a hardware failure, while remote access lets you get to the applications you need when away from your business. Fax and Scan make sending and receiving a document a breeze.
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Printer: The HP PSC5280 printer enables you to print photos, documents and even directly onto CD/DVD, while also making photo reprints, colour copies and high quality scans.
So easy to use, you can even print photos without a PC simply slot in your memory card and control via the 6.1cm colour display. Edit, print and share using the included HP Photosmart software. Remove red-eye and make crisp, clear copies and beautiful photo reprints at the touch of a button.
Battery life How long the battery lasts for until it needs recharging Up to 5 hours
Built-in ethernet connection Allows you to connect to a network 10/100/1000
CD / DVD optical drive Can play - and normally record to - CDs and DVDs DVD±R/RW DL/RAM
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Dimensions H36.5 x W315 x D234.5mm
FireWire / IEEE 1394 ports Quickly transfer footage from compatible digital camcorders 1
Graphics card Generate the images you see on your computer screen NVIDIA GeForce 8400
Graphics card - video RAMLarger amounts of video RAM are better at displaying fast moving and complex graphics 831MB
Guarantee Sony Laptop: FREE 2 year guarantee, extend to 3 years £250
HP Printer: FREE 1 year guarantee, extend to 3 years £60
Hard drive Built-in memory used for storing your audio and video files, etc 160GB
Memory card slot Greater amount of slots means more variety of card formats can be used Memory Stick Duo/Pro Duo, SD
Model name / number VGN-SZ61WN/C
Modem Connects to the internet via a telephone line 56k
Operating system Programs that manage the hardware and software of a computer Windows Vista Business
ProcessorBrain of a computer enabling a program to run Intel Core 2 Duo T7500
Processor speed The faster the processor the quicker your programs will run 2.2GHz
Screen resolution Picture quality defined by the number of individual dots (pixels) used to create an image. The higher the number of pixels, the higher the image quality 1280 x 800
Screen size 13.3"
Stereo speakers Built-in
USB ports Universal Serial Bus- socket for transferring data between electronic devices 2x USB 2.0
Visible screen size (measured diagonally)Diagonal measurement across screen 33.8cm
Wireless networking 802.11a/b/g, Bluetooth 2.0
Microsoft Works 8.5
Microsoft Office Ready 2007 (60 day trial version)
Norton Internet Security 2007(with 90 days free virus update)
VAIO Recovery Utility - HDD recovery (hidden partition)
SonicStage Mastering Studio 2.3
VAIO Photo and Video Suite
WinDVD 8.0 for VAIO
Adobe Photoshop Elements 5.0
Easy Media creator 9
Click to DVD 2.6
Adobe Acrobat Standard 8.0
Adobe Reader 8.0