The VAIO® F series laptop is outfitted with an arsenal of features that are fueled for gaming. Together with a Sony PC gaming headset featuring 40mm drivers and noise-canceling boom microphone, this killer combo makes for intense gaming action. Start playing right out of the box with a Battlefield 3 PC digital download.
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For the most visible difference in HD, multitasking or multimedia, get the processor with top-of-the-line performance you can truly see and feel. With our best set of features for the speediest and most responsive experience, the 2nd generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor is the ideal choice for whatever you want to do. Automatically speed up your processor when your PC needs extra performance-that’s Intel Turbo Boost Technology2, 8-way multi-task processing allows each core to work on two tasks simultaneously, letting you move between applications quickly and without hesitation-that’s Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology.3 It’s visibly smart performance at its best.
Measuring an impressive 16.4” (16” For 3D) and sporting a cinema-inspired 16:9 aspect ratio, the 1920X1080 Full HD resolution widescreen display lets you view your games and movies in impeccable detail with amazing color and contrast from virtually any angle. And with the anti-glare coating, you can even enjoy your PC in the sunlight.
The latest version of the F series laptop was built with the multimedia enthusiast in mind. With a large screen for game playing and movie watching, a seamless speaker bar with mind-blowing sound, and a pre-programmed Function F1 key that allows you to turn off the touch pad while gaming, the Sony engineers considered every detail. You even get a backlit keyboard so you can play and work with the lights turned down.
The VAIO® F Series laptop also comes with special hardware buttons: VAIO, ASSIST, WEB, and F1 that gets you where you want to go with a touch of a button. • One touch access to the web without full boot up into Windows® with WEB button. • Press the VAIO button to launch Media Gallery™ software and create movies, and enjoy photos and music in a whole new way. • ASSIST button links directly to VAIO Care™ software that helps maintain and troubleshoot PC issues for optimal performance. • The F1 button will let you control whether or not the touchpad is on. If you prefer to use an external mouse, just hit F1 and the touchpad will be disabled.
In Battlefield 3, players step into the role of the elite U.S. Marines. They’ll experience heart-pounding single player missions and competitive multiplayer action ranging across diverse locations from around the globe. Powered by the innovative technology of Frostbite 2, Battlefield 3 takes First Person Shooters to a whole new level.
"Symantec™ VIP is a powerful, additional layer of security that links your PC to the online account, VPN or application that you select, decreasing the ability of thieves to access your accounts and information from another PC.25 Created jointly by industry leaders Intel® and Symantec, and available through select member websites, VIP helps ensure that only you can access your online accounts and websites. When you log into any of the hundreds of VIP member websites, you’re asked to provide a one-time password that’s automatically generated by Intel® Identity Protection Technology. Since the password is random, and you get a new one each time you visit, it’s virtually impossible for cybercriminals to hijack your online identity.25 The best part? The identity protection technology is built into your new PC’s processor, so there’s no extra hardware to buy and no tokens or other “credentials” to lug around, forget, or lose. Protecting yourself online has never been easier25
Not only does the VAIO® F series laptop come equipped with the usual USB ports and media slots, it has 2 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 to your PC with Bluetooth® technology.
Not a PC expert? Don’t know what a “de-frag” is? No problem. We’ve designed an easy-to-use tool that lets you tune up, update and troubleshoot your VAIO® PC with just a few clicks. With just a few clicks, VAIO Care™ software lets you: • Tune-up your VAIO® PC to help keep it running its best for the long haul • Check for and install recent updates from Sony and Microsoft to keep your VAIO® up to date • Identify and troubleshoot issues on your own • Create recovery discs (media sold separately) to back up your system software and settings • Connect with Sony phone, chat or online support when you need to talk with a Sony expert3
The compact noise-canceling boom microphone filters ambient noise while you play, so team members can hear you clearly. A newly developed triple-enfolding design distributes the headphone's weight over a wider area, reducing pressure and improving air flow around ears.
Imagination Studio™ Multimedia Edition includes three powerful Sony® applications Vegas®, ACID®, and Sound Forge® software so you can create music and movies like never before. Edit HD video Award-winning Vegas Movie Studio software has the power, features, and advanced tools needed to edit video. It includes hundreds of built-in video and audio effects as well as integrated tools for text animation, video stabilization, and color correction. With this software and your creative spark, there are no limits to what you can achieve. Record and edit audio Sound Forge Audio Studio is the easiest way to record, edit, and sweeten audio on your home computer. Capture live performances — simply plug in a microphone or instrument and click Record. Give your audio tracks presence and sparkle with built-in effects. Create your own CDs and generate files for sharing online. You can even create your own karaoke tracks with the Vocal Eraser tool. With a few simple steps, you can produce broadcast-quality audio on your PC. Make original music ACID Music Studio transforms your PC into the ultimate home recording studio. After you've achieved the perfect mix, burn CDs and make MP3s to share online and load into your favorite portable players.
The spacing between the keys is precisely engineered to create a comfortable and intuitive typing experience with a user-friendly touch and feel. Plus you have an integrated numeric key pad ideal for fast and accurate entry of numeric data with just one hand. And to make it even easier for your fingers to find the right keys—whether typing day or night, in the dark or light—the backlight creates a pleasant glow framing the individual keys and letters. The Ambient Light Sensor automatically controls the backlit keyboard and the LCD brightness.
Now there’s an easy and free way to connect to your massive home media library from anywhere in the world. Exclusive to Sony® VAIO® PCs, Remote Play makes it easy to enjoy content accessible by your PS3™ system. Simply pair your laptop and PS3™ system once then let Remote Play do the rest and enjoy 1-click access to your favorite media. Stream your music, photos and video from home to any location you and your laptop travel to with an internet connection.6
VAIO 15" or 17" Laptop Keyboard Skin
VAIO 15" or 17" Laptop Keyboard Skin
VAIO Large Capacity Battery
VAIO Messenger Case
VAIO Laptop Bag
VAIO Laptop Backpack
PC Microphone with Tabletop Stand
One-Point Stereo Microphone
Specifications subject to change. Non-metric weights and measures are approximate.
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