Sony Vaio vgn series bios.

Discussion in 'BIOS Mods' started by fiekert123, Jan 16, 2011.

  1. fiekert123

    fiekert123 MDL Junior Member

    Jan 15, 2011
    Hey guys, is it true that all vaio-vgn series laptops have the same bios?
    'cuz i have modded the vgn bios from the original vaio ftp server, with the special bios tool using the dynamic function.
    I could'nt find an rw file for the sony vaio vgn-ns11z/s.
    so i'd used an rw file from the sony vaio vgn-ns11s/s.

    If all bioses are the same, can somebody give me a link?

    This isn't an actual bios mod request.

    Thanks in advance.
  2. tqhoang

    tqhoang MDL BIOS Modder

    Apr 29, 2008
    Almost...the first couple letters after the VGN indicate which ones likely share the same BIOS. For example, I had a VGN-TX670P that I wanted to modify but there was no official BIOS update. I found some other VGN-TX's BIOS R0052V1 and it flashed without any problems. Then I did a SLIC mod and it worked like a champ.

    I assume that you modded VGN-NS???? BIOS R0200Y3 right? Since the BIOS already had a Vista SLIC 2.0, doing the dynamic mod shouldn't require an RW-Everything report at all...that's required for SSV2 mods.
  3. fiekert123

    fiekert123 MDL Junior Member

    Jan 15, 2011
    Okay, so if use the vgn-ns11s/s bios for the z/s laptop, it should'nt give me any problems?
    Then it saved me a lot of work.
    Just flash it as instructed. Thanks for the help!
  4. fdjc

    fdjc MDL Member

    Feb 27, 2010
    boot into your bios and look for the ROM name, I have a CS21 that I ended up using like a CS27 or something bios but the ROM was exactly the same.

    Wjen you get the ROM name search this form for it. Lavalys Everest may even tell you or CPUID