VAIO launches its first laptops with out Sony they usually’re very, very acquainted
VAIO’s again. It is not Sony’s PC enterprise, however it’s personal unbiased beast. Teasing its relaunch on-line, the corporate says that it is free and that issues are going to vary. The Japanese blurb says that is largely because of the truth that it is now a “small” PC maker — and it is the identical message the brand new firm is making an attempt to ship at its launch occasion in the present day in Tokyo. Sadly, its debut vary is greater than slightly acquainted, being similar to the Professional and Match fashions its mum or dad firm launched virtually precisely one yr in the past. Minus that previous Sony branding, each go on sale as we speak in Japan. Nevertheless, VAIO presently has no plans to promote laptops outdoors of its homeland. A spokesperson stated that it is specializing in success in Japan first.
We’re not going to complain an excessive amount of about both machine (each have been robust laptops from Sony, and the eleven-inch VAIO Professional was downright good-wanting) however we’re nonetheless hoping VAIO will pull one thing else out of the bag quickly. To the brand new CEO’s credit score, Takayuki Sekitori admitted that the 2 preliminary fashions have been very properly acquired — and that was a part of the purpose. The corporate says that its work will middle “decisions” and “focus” — it is solely making PCs now and it vows to take care of that VAIO DNA and a spotlight to element in no matter it is acquired deliberate subsequent.
- Key specs
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- Sort Midsize
- Display measurement 15.5 inches
- Display decision 1920 x 1080
- Bundled OS Home windows (eight)
- Processor velocity 2 GHz
- System RAM eight GB
- Weight 5.seventy three lb
- Introduced 2013-05-07