Sony VAIO SZ7, TZ2 Series Leak onto the Web

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With the known release of Intel’s Penryn processor coming at the beginning of January we know all too well there will be laptops to come with that announcement. Sony has helped out by leaking a new VAIO TZ2 to their own website and has leaked the VAIO SZ7.

The VAIO SZ791 will apparently be the update to the current VAIO SZ6. The VAIO S791 popped up on for a while and the specs can still be seen through some price comparison sites. has the specs listed for the VAIO S791 listed as the following:

  • Intel Core 2 Duo T9300 with 6MB L2 Cache
  • Genuine Microsoft Windows Vista Business
  • 13.3" widescreen display with XBRITE LCD technology
  • 4GB RAM

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A Sony VAIO SZ770NC, slightly lesser spec than the SZ791, can be seen right now on J& too. The specs on the SZ770 include:

  • Intel Core 2 Duo T9300 2.50GHz Processor
  • 4GB RAM
  • 250GB (5400RPM) G-Sensor Shock Protection Hard Drive
  • 13.3" WXGA (1280 x 800) razor thin LCD XBRITE™ Display with White LED back lighting
  • Built-in Webcamera and Microphone
  • NVIDIA GeForce 8400M GS
  • DVD±R/RW Drive
  • Intel PRO/Wireless 4965 802.11A/B/G/N
  • Sprint Mobile Broadband Service WWAN
  • Bluetooth
  • Fingerprint Reader
  • 10/100/1000Base-T Ethernet
  • Built-in Memory Stick Duo with MagicGate Card Reader
  • 5-in-1 Memory Card Adaptor (MS, MS Pro, SD, XD, MMC)
  • ExpressCard 34 Slot
  • PCMCIA Slot
  • 2 USB 2.0, Headphone out; Microphone-in, VGA, IEEE 1394, RJ-11 (Modem), RJ-45
  • Approximate Unit Dimensions: 12.5" (W) x 9.3" (D) x 1.5"(H)

In addition to the Sony VAIO SZ7, the VAIO TZ2 has popped on Sony’s own website. The Sony VAIO TZ298 popped up on the Sony website, the cached page can be seen via Google.

The specs on the VAIO TZ298 include the following:

  • 11.1”WXGA XBRITE-HiColor display
  • White LED backlight
  • U7700 (1.33GHz) Intel Core 2 Duo CPU
  • 2GB RAM DDR 2 533Mhz
  • 314GB HDD
  • 64GB SSD + 250GB HDD (5400RPM)
  • External DVD+-RW/+-R DL optical drive
  • Premium carbon fiber casing on LCD lid
  • Fingerprint sensor + TPM
  • EV-DO Wireless broadband connection
  • Windows Vista Business
  • Weight: 2.65 lbs



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