Sony VGN-AR830E VAIO Notebook PC

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Sony VGN-AR830E VAIO Notebook PC

The VAIO® AR830 notebook is a Blu-ray Disc™-enabled gaming PC with an NVIDIA® GeForce® 8600GM GT graphics card and a spacious 17" widescreen display featuring XBRITE-HiColor™ technology. This beautifully designed notebook boasts embedded A/V controls for one-touch access to your entertainment and a built-in 1.3 megapixel camera and microphone so you can video chat with friends, family and co-workers. Backed by Intel® Centrino® Duo processor technology and featuring an Intel® Core™ 2 Duo processor, this blazing-fast, super-powerful notebook is the ultimate desktop replacement. Enjoy the convenience of a CD/DVD burner and the spectacular new look, instant search and automated security features of the Windows Vista® Home Premium operating system.

Extreme PC Performance

The VAIO® AR notebook is powered by Intel's incredible new hafnium-based processor technology. The next-generation Intel® Core™ 2 Duo T8300 processor (2.40GHz), with 3MB of L2 cache and an amazing 3GB of pre-installed system memory, turns up the speed on multi-tasking while curbing energy consumption. The VAIO® AR notebook comes pre-installed with Genuine Microsoft® Windows Vista® Home Premium with Service Pack 1. Tackle virtually any graphics requirement with a NVIDIA® GeForce® 8400M GT GPU graphics card with 256MB of dedicated video RAM.

Stunning HD Entertainment

Watch all of your favorite Blu-ray Disc™ movies in stunning HD on the 17" widescreen display using XBRITE-ECO™ technology so you can see deeper blacks, brighter whites, true-to-life color and razor sharp detail from almost any angle. An HDMI™ output delivers video and audio to external sources via a single cable so you can enjoy HD entertainment on your compatible big screen TV without a myriad of extra cables (HDMI™ cable sold separately).

Endless Features

Store your favorite games, important documents and cherished family photos on the spacious 400GB Serial ATA hard disk drive. Stay connected to colleagues, friends and family at the office or on-the-go with real-time video conferencing using the integrated MOTION EYE® camera and microphone. Whether it's for YouTube™, a company project or for sharing with family and friends, editing digital video captured by your Sony® Handycam® is quick and easy with VAIO® Movie Story software. You choose the supplied template and professional-looking cutaways, cross-fades and soundtrack syncing are automatically done for you.