Article ID : S500020498 / Last Modified : 11/04/2018

What are the VAIO models supported for Windows 7 Upgrade?

VAIO models supported for Windows 7

    Please refer to the list of model series below:

    Upgrade Support:
    VGN-CS1, VGN-CS2, VGN-CS3
    VGN-AW1, VGN-AW2, VGN-AW3
    VGN-NS1, VGN-NS2
    VGN-FW2, VGN-FW3, VGN-FW4
    VGN-TT1, VGN-TT2, VGN-TT3
    VGN-Z2, VGN-Z3, VGN-Z4,
    VGN-SR2, VGN-SR3, VGN-SR4,
    VGC-LV1, VGC-LV2
    VGC-LN1, VGC-LN2
    VGC-JS1, VGC-JS2, VGC-JS3
    VGN-G3
    VGN-P1, VGN-P2 (Vista pre-installed models only)
    VGN-NW1

    Clean Install Support:
    VPCW11
    VGN-P2 (XP pre-installed models only)

    NOTE: Please read the manual before proceeding to the VAIO Windows 7 Upgrade. This manual is only applicable for Windows 7 Upgrade. Instructions for clean installation (applicable to Windows XP pre-installed models only), please refer to the link in the Clean installation option below:

     

    For Clean installation:

    Windows XP Pre-installed models : please click here.

    VPCW115XH model : please click here.


    For Upgrade option:
    Windows Vista Preinstalled models : please click here.


    Please refer to the table below for the supported upgrade path:
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    To learn about Step-by-step instruction for Windows 7 upgrade and migration, please visit the Microsoft website.

    - Upgrading from Windows Vista to Windows 7 

    - Upgrading a computer that is running Windows XP to Windows 7 by migrating files and settings to the new operating system 

    - Migrating files and settings from a computer running Windows XP or Windows Vista to a new computer running Windows 7