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The BlackPerl (Sony VAIO Z13) is a light-weight Linux powerhouse.  The BlackPerl's features include a Core i7 Quad CPU, 512 GB Solid State Drive and 8 GB RAM in only 2.6 pounds.
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All systems come with Linux Pre-Configured using the empkernel to provide full hardware support (dual boot available), our user's manual, and one year of toll-free phone and email tech support.
Manufacturer InfoEmperorLinux BlackPerl Z13 (Sony sv-Z13)
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Processor and RAM2100 Mhz Core i7 Quad Intel i7-3612QM w/ 6144 KB cache (3100 MHz max turbo, 35 W max TDP)
8 GB (fixed)
8 GB max supported RAM, 1600 MHz clock speed
GraphicsFull Linux support: 13.1"FHD at 1920x1080
Full Linux support: Intel HD 4000
External display:
Full Linux support: VGA (Always On, Dual Head)
Full Linux support: HDMI
Disks256 GB Hard Disk (Solid State)
NetworkingFull Linux support: 10/100/1000 Mbps ethernet
Full Linux support: 802.11a/g/n (100Mbps+) WiFi
Full Linux support: Bluetooth
SoundFull Linux support: Internal 44.1kHz stereo sound chip
WebCamFull Linux support: WebCam (Optional)
Battery40 Amp Hours
Estimated Life: 6 hours
Power ManagementACPI compliant BIOS
Full Linux support: Hibernate to Disk
PortsFull Linux support: 2 USB
Full Linux support: 1 RJ45 (ethernet)
Full Linux support: 1 VGA
Full Linux support: 1 HDMI
Full Linux support: 1 Secure Digital
Size2.58 pounds
13in (w) x 8.27in (d) x 0.66in (t)
Keyboard19.05 mm pitch, 1 mm stroke (full size)
83 key U.S. layout
Dual Boot OptionsManufacturer OS: Win7 Pro
"Blue Keys"Full Linux support: Volume Up: [Fn][F4]
Full Linux support: Volume Down: [Fn][F3]
Full Linux support: Volume Off: [Fn][F2]
Full Linux support: LCD Brightness Up: [Fn][F6]
Full Linux support: LCD Brightness Down: [Fn][F5]
Full Linux support: Toggle External VGA: [Fn][F7]
Full Linux support: Hibernate to Disk: [Fn][F12]
WarrantiesSystem: Sony 1 year On-Site
Battery: 12 months
Included AccessoriesAC Adapter

Full Linux support: = Full Linux support   Partial Linux support: = Partial Linux support    No Linux support: = No Linux support