The highest display resolution of the VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.
This notebook PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best display resolution across all laptops of a similar spec and age to the VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB.
The worst display resolution across similar types of notebook PC is 1366 x 768 pixels.
Intel Core I7 Processor Family
The VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB has an Intel Core i7 processor family which is better than most notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to it. Most ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago have an Intel Core i5 processor family. Portable PCs of this type and age processor families range from Intel Core i3-2xxx to Intel Core i7-3xxx.
Has a Front Camera
The VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB has a front camera. Most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB also have a front camera.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most portable PCs of a similar spec and age to it. Most similar spec laptops that were released more than two years ago support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed.
A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all ultrabooks that have been available for around the same time as the VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB.
A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across comparable types of portable PC.
Quite Big Internal Memory
The internal memory of notebook PCs of this age and type range from 4GB to 16GB. The VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB has a fairly big internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been around for around the same time as the VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB.
SSD Storage Medium
This laptop has an SSD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on notebook PCs of a similar age and type to it. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.
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L3 Processor Cache
This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on notebook PCs of a similar age and type to it.
Has a Touch Sensitive Screen
The Sony VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB has a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other ultrabooks that have been available for a similar time to the VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB do not have a touch sensitive screen.
256 Solid-State Drive Capacity
The VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB is a 256 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity notebook PC.
802.11g WiFi Standard
This laptop has an 802.11a|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable type and age to it.
Fairly Big L3 Cache
At 4 megabytes, the VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB has a fairly big L3 cache compared to most of the other ultrabooks that are a similar age to the VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB. Notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB have L3 caches of between 2MB and 6MB.
Fairly Big Processor Cache
The VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB has a fairly big processor cache (4 megabytes) compared to most of the other laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB. Across all the ultrabooks that are a comparable age to the VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB the processor caches range from 1MB to 6MB.
At only 285 millimeters, the VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB is very narrow compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age. The widths of ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago range from 280mm to 390mm, and the average width is 330mm.
When compared to other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years, the weight of the VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB of only 871 grams is one of the lightest. The average weight of notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB is 1.6kg.
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Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
The Sony VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency (only 200 megahertz) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age. The on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of portable PCs that were released more than two years ago range from 200MHz to 650MHz.
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
The VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB does not have a full-size keyboard, although this is within the context that most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB also do not have a full-size keyboard.
Quite Small Screen Size
The VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB has a very small screen size (only 11.6 inches) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB. The average screen size of portable PCs of this age and spec is 14".
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Released Over Three Years Ago
It was over three years ago when this notebook PC was released.
Average Battery Life
At 7 hours, the VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB has a fairly typical battery life compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB.
Average Processor Clock Speed
At 1.8 gigahertz, the VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB has a relatively typical processor clock speed compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB.
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Average Total Storage Capacity
The VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB has a relatively standard total storage capacity (256 gigabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the VAIO Pro 11 SVP11216PXB.
Intel Core i7, Intel Core i7-4xxx
Processor Clock Speed
Maximum Turbo Frequency
745, I7-4500U, 450
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
333, 1333, 133, 1600
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configuration
Processor Cache Type
Smart Cache, L3
Maximum Internal Memory
1 x 8
Memory Clock Speed
Total Storage Capacity
Integrated Card Reader
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
1920 x 1080
Touch Sensitive Screen
Full HD, HD
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4400
1920 x 1080
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Front Camera Resolution
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Ethernet LAN Connection
802.11a, 802.11g, 802.11n
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
USB Sleep-and-Charge Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
USB 3.0 Port
SATA III Connector
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Windows 8, Windows 8 Pro
Microsoft Office,Kaspersky Internet Security
PlayMemories Home, ArtRage Studio
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
AVX, AVX 2.0, SSE, SSE4.1, SSE, SSE4.2
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Lithium Polymer (LiPo), Lithium, Polymer
Weight & Dimensions
Energy Star Certified
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel Quick Sync Video