The World is Just a Touch Away: The New VAIO™ Duo 11

The World is Just a Touch Away: The New VAIO™ Duo 11

Switch instantly between slate and keyboard mode with this

notebook’s hybrid Surf Slider™ design

 

 

 

When in Manila and thinking on upgrading your old laptop……Here’s my best bet! This is the future my friend –  The New VAIO™ Duo 11! I believe that everything you need is right here! A tablet and PC altogether! Super cool ey?

 

 

I’ve been eyeing this for some time now and I’m convinced that The New VAIO™ Duo 11 is the most ideal for very busy people like me who are always on the go. Personally, I really have to ride along with this new digital wave that we’re in and I’m really excited about the new innovations which Sony will introduce further. In investing on gadgets, I always go for a trusted name of course Sony is truly a brand that I can count on!

 

 

Here’s everything you need to know about  The New VAIO™ Duo 11:

 

 

(PHILIPPINES, 04 October 2012) – Redefining the portable PC experience, the new Sony VAIO™ Duo 11 is a high-performance, hybrid Ultrabook™ with a sliding LCD display that switches effortlessly between slate and keyboard mode.

It is perfect for the busy individuals on the go who do not want to sacrifice style nor performance. Within its sleek frame, the new VAIO™ Duo 11 comes equipped with the new Windows® 8 operating system and allows high-precision writing with a digitizer stylus, allowing you to consume and create exciting and entertaining digital content wherever life takes you.

 

The New VAIO Duo II

Sony Philippines launched VAIOTM Duo 11, a high-performance, hybrid Ultrabook™ with a sliding LCD display that switches effortlessly between slate and keyboard mode.

Redefining the portable PC experience, it is perfect for the busy individuals on the go who do not want to sacrifice style nor performance.

The new VAIO™ Duo 11 comes equipped with the new Windows® 8 operating system allowing high-precision writing with a digitizer stylus.

Remarkably slim and light, the VAIO™ Duo 11 measures just 17.85mmand weighs approximately 1.3kg.

The latest generation Intel® Core™ processor delivers snappy performance and impressive visuals, further enhanced by a stunningly sharp 1920×1080 11.6” OptiContrast™ Panel that not only reproduces vivid and accurate colours that is essential for any graphic intensive work, but also affords users with the flexibility of wide viewing angles.The VAIO™ Duo 11 takes the multimedia experience to a new level with a range of intuitive features and apps for the user’s entertainment pleasure.

The new VAIO™ Duo 11 from Sony will be available in the Philippines by end of October 2012.

 

 

 

Compact hybrid Surf Slider™ design, big performance

 

 

 

 

The elegant VAIO™ Duo 11 features a sliding LCD display with the new Surf Slider™ design by Sony. Slide into keyboard mode when you need to use the keyboard to work on documents and turn it into slate mode to comfortably browse the Internet, SNS (social networking service) or Windows Apps. Remarkably slim and light as well, the VAIO™ Duo 11 measures just 17.85mmand weighs approximately 1.3kg.

Despite its compact size, the VAIO™ Duo 11 possesses tremendous power and impressive battery life, essential for today’s users who are always on the go. The latest generation Intel® Core™ processor delivers snappy performance and impressive visuals, further enhanced by a stunningly sharp 1920×1080 11.6” OptiContrast™ Panel that not only reproduces vivid and accurate colours that is essential for any graphic intensive work, but also affords

users with the flexibility of wide viewing angles.

 

 

 

 

Intelligent digitizer stylus offers pen-like precision

 

 

 

Great ideas often begins with the spark of creativity jotted down on a pad of paper, with its new digitizer stylus, Sony has successfully brought that experience to the VAIO™ Duo 11. Minimal latency means a more natural writing experience, and the screen intelligently ignores palm presses while writing, preventing distracting scribbles. Apps such as “Note Anytime for VAIO”[1] turn the VAIO™ Duo 11 into a virtual notebook for easy on-the-fly note taking, while Active Clip™ allows users to snip out or select parts of an image and save them to a fully shareable scrapbook. During presentations, the digital stylus can also be used to write notes and comments directly onto the PowerPoint document when in slideshow mode for unprecedented interactivity.

Enjoy multimedia and social media with ease

The VAIO™ Duo 11 takes the multimedia experience to a new level with a range of intuitive features and apps for the user’s entertainment pleasure.

The ‘Music’ application lets you enjoy your music collection with superb quality thanks to xLoud and ClearPhase technologies, while the ‘Album’ application makes viewing, sorting or sharing pictures and videos exciting and intuitive. Both applications lets you ‘throw’ or stream personal photos, video and music content to enjoy on DLNA compatible large screen TV and audio systems.

Users can also download the ‘Socialife’ app for their VAIO™ Duo 11, a unique application that organises your social and information world. This feature is perfect for Facebook users to view, sort and manage all social networking services and news feeds through one stylish user interface, alongside your friends’ feeds and posts. Mark interesting articles for later reading when you’re not so busy. Based on what your friends are reading, ‘Socialife’ also points you to other popular topics and even suggests content that you might like. Keeping track of everyone becomes more convenient.

The new VAIO™ Duo 11 from Sony will be available in the Philippinesby end of October 2012.

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Specifications Sheet


Model

VAIOTM Duo

Processor

Intel® Core™ i5-3317U Processor

Operating System

Windows 8

Memory

4GB

Drive

128GB

Screen

29.4cm (11.6”) OptiContrast™ Panel;

Full HD (1920×1080) with wide (16:9) aspect ratio; capacitive touchscreen

*”OptiContrast” is a trademark of Sony Corporation

Graphics

Intel® HD Graphics 4000

Others

WLAN 802.11a/b/g/n; Bluetooth® Ver. 4.0 + HS; Ethernet (1000BASE-T/100BASE-TX/10BASE-T x 1); USB 3.0 (x1), USB 3.0 with USB charge (x1); VGA out; HDMI out; Memory Stick Duo / SD memory card combined slot; stereo speakers with xLOUD™ ; Full HD Web Cameras (x2, front and rear facing) powered by ‘Exmor for PC’ (2.07 megapixels); Sensors (NFC, GPS, Accelerometer, Gyro, Digital Compass); Windows button; rotation lock button; digitizer stylus; extended battery pack (optional accessory)

Dimensions (DxHxW)

Approx. 320 mm x 17.85 mm x 199 mm

Weight

Approx. 1.3kg (with standard supplied battery)

Battery Life

VGP-BPS31 Lithium-ion battery: up to 4.5 hours of use*8

 

About Sony Corporation

Sony Corporation is a leading manufacturer of audio, video, game, communications, key device and information technology products for the consumer and professional markets. With its music, pictures, computer entertainment and on-line businesses, Sony is uniquely positioned to be the leading electronics and entertainment company in the world. Sony recorded consolidated annual sales of approximately US$86.5 billion for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2011. Sony Global Web Site: http://www.sony.net/

About make.believe

“make.believe” (make dot believe) is a Group-wide brand message that unites Sony’s communications initiatives across electronics, games, movies, music, mobile phones and network services. “make.believe” symbolises the spirit of Sony – the power of creativity, the ability to turn ideas into reality and the belief that anything you can imagine, you can make real.

The World is Just a Touch Away: The New VAIO™ Duo 11

 





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