Sony Vaio VGN-FZ37G Notebook

by Sony
Sony Vaio VGN-FZ37G Notebook
Enjoy outstanding performance in a compact home notebook. Convenient AV control buttons provide easy access to AV content, while photos and videos come alive on the wide, bright 15.4" LCD. The die-cast magnesium body combines durability with a soft sophistication that fits in anywhere.


The latest Intel(R) Core(tm)2 Duo Processor T8300(2.40 GHz)
Genuine Windows Vista(R) Home Premium
Beautiful viewing: Clear Bright High Colour LCD 90
High-quality sound: Sound Reality Audio Chip
Connect to TV: HDMI connector
Built-in camera: MOTION EYE


Operating System

Operating System: Genuine Windows Vista(R) Home Premium (English Version) with Traditional Chinese Language Pack


Processor Technology: Intel(R) Centrino(R) Processor Technology

Processor Name: Intel(R) Core(tm)2 Duo Processor T8300(2.40 GHz)*1*2

Chipset: Mobile Intel(R) PM965 Express Chipset

Processor System Bus: 800MHz

Memory Bus: 667MHz

Cache Memory: 3MB

Main Memory

Pre-installed/Max: 2GB DDR2 SDRAM*3*4/-

SO-DIMM slots: 2 SO-DIMM slots (The pre-installed memory module uses two)

Hard Disk Drive

Hard Disk Drive: 250GB*5 (Serial ATA, 5400rpm)

Optical Disc Drive

Drive: DVD+/-RW/+/-R DL/RAM Drive

Maximum Reading Speed: DVD+R: 8x (SL), 6x (DL)/ DVD-R: 8x (SL), 6x (DL)/ DVD+RW: 6x/DVD-RW: 6x/ DVD-ROM: 8x/DVD-RAM: 5x/ CD-ROM: 24x/CD-R: 24x/CD-RW: 24x

Maximum Writing Speed:DVD+R: 8x (SL), 4x (DL)/ DVD-R: 8x (SL), 4x (DL) / DVD+RW: 8x/DVD-RW: 6x/ DVD-RAM: 5x/ CD-R: 24x/CD-RW: 24x


Graphics Accelerator: NVIDIA(R) GeForce(R) 8400M GT notebook graphics processing unit(GPU)

Dedicated Video Memory: 256MB


Type: 15.4" Wide (WXGA: 1280 x 800) TFT Colour display (Clear Bright High Colour LCD 90)


USB: High Speed USB 2.0 x 3

i.LINK(IEEE 1394): 4pin (S400) x 1

Network (RJ-45)Connector: 10Base-T/100Base-TX x 1

Display Output Connector: Analogue RGB, mini D-sub 15pin x 1

S Video In/Out Connector: Output x 1

Headphone: stereo mini jack x 1

Microphone: stereo mini jack x 1

HDMI Connector: Output x 1

Modem: V.92 and V.90 Compliant x 1

Memory Stick Slot: Memory Stick (Standard/Duo Size compatible, MagicGate compatible, Memory Stick PRO compatible, High-speed data transfer compatible)*6

SD Memory Card Slot: SD Memory Card*7 (SDHC compatible, MMC compatible)

PC Card Slot: ExpressCard(tm)/34 x1

Compatible Memory Cards: Memory Stick (Standard/Duo Size compatible, MagicGate compatible, Memory Stick PRO compatible, High-speed data transfer compatible) , SD Memory Card (SDHC compatible) , Multi Media Card

DC IN: x 1

Wireless Connection

Wireless LAN Type: Integrated Wireless LAN IEEE 802.11a/b/g/Draft n *8

Network Connection: Intel(R) Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN

Wireless LAN Data Rate: maximum 11 Mbps (802.11b)/54 Mbps (802.11a/g) 300 Mbps (Draft 802.11n) *9

Wireless LAN Frequency: 5 GHz (802.11a/Draft n), 2.4 GHz (802.11b/g/Draft n)

Bluetooth: Bluetooth standard Ver. 2.0+EDR


Front Side Camera: Effective Pixels: 1280x1024


Sound Chip: DSD compatible high quality sound chip: "Sound Reality"(Intel(R) High Definition Audio compatible) , 3D audio (Direct Sound 3D support)

Speaker: Built-in stereo speakers

Microphone: Built-in monaural microphone

Keyboard/Input Device

Keyboard: Approx. 19 mm key pitch / 2mm keystroke , 86 keys

Touchpad: Intelligent Touchpad

Battery Life

Bundled Battery: VGP-BPS8 Lithium-ion battery: up to 2.5 hours of use*10

Optional Long Battery: VGP-BPL8 Lithium-ion battery: up to 4 hours of use*10


Dimensions (WxHxD): 355.8 x 24.9 - 34.5 x 254.4 mm

Weight: 2.7 kg (including the supplied battery)

Included Software

AV Entertainment: Windows(R) Media Center, Instant Mode, Image Converter 3

Video Edit/Playback: VAIO Movie Story 1.1, VAIO Content Exporter 1.2, Adobe(R) Premiere(R) Elements 4.0, VAIO Edit Components 6.4*11, WinDVD for VAIO 8.0

DVD Creation: Click to Disc 1.0, Click to Disc Editor 1.0

Music: VAIO MusicBox 1.1, SonicStage Mastering Studio 2.4, SonicStage Mastering Studio Audio Filter 2.3, DSD Direct Player 1.0

Still Image/Photo: Windows(R) Photo Gallery, Picasa(tm), Adobe(R) Photoshop(R) Elements 6.0(Installer)

Home Network: VAIO Media 6.0

Word Processor / Spreadsheet: 60-Days Trial Version of Microsoft(R) Office Professional 2007*12

Tool: Roxio Easy Media Creator 9.1, Adobe(R) Reader(R) 8, Norton Internet Security(tm)

Utilities: VAIO Control Center 2.1, VAIO Camera Capture Utility 2.7, VAIO Launcher 1.1, Setting Utility Series 3.1, ArcSoft Magic-i(tm) Visual Effects 1.0(Installer)

Support: VAIO Recovery Center, VAIO Update 3.0, VAIO Data Restore Tool 1.0