Sony Vaio UX280P (Model: VGNUX280P) Specs and Info

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Sony Vaio UX280P Specifications

Manufacturer Sony
Model name Vaio UX280P
Model id VGNUX280P
CPU Intel Core Solo U1400
CPU speed 1200 Mhz
Graphics Intel GMA 950
OS Microsoft Windows XP Pro
Display Size
4.5" 1024 X 600
Display Type
LED b/l,
RAM 1000 MB
Hard Disk 40 GB
Battery capacity 20 Wh
Battery Life (tested)1.8 - 2.2 hours
Weight (Minimum) 725gm / 1.6 pounds
Size 150/95/38.0 mm
Size 5.9/3.7/1.5 inches
Physical Interfaces Ethernet 10/100
Line-out / Headphone (3.5mm)
MIC-in
Memory Stick slot
USB 2.0
Docking connector
DC-in
DC-in
Wireless Interfaces802.11 a/b/g
BT (type unknown)
GPRS+EDGE
AdditionalDocking station
Fingerprint reader
WebCam
AC Adaptor
Stylus
Case
VGA adaptor
*Specifications can vary
Sony Vaio UX280P prices
USA$180030 Oct 12
Sony Vaio UX280P news and review links.Date
UX280P now on US SonyStyle website.23/02/19
Sony UX Video review23/02/19
Sony Vaio UX280P popularity (12 months)

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