- Manual focus for the built-in camera
- Power indicator
- Battery indicator; blinks when the battery is low; blinks twice in succession when charging
- HDD indicator
- iLink Connector. The Sony version of IEEE1394, a standard for other Sony products, such as its digital video cameras.
- 1x Type I/II PCMCIA slot. Sony is shipping with the C1VE a PCMCIA 56k modem
- Memory Stick, used in Sony products such as its MP3 player.
- CPU ventilation
Only the display hinges and the battery are visible.