Sony announces two new Vaio models
New notebooks feature slim designs with boosted performance levels
Sony has announced the launch of two new series' of Vaio notebooks; the Vaio S and Vaio C range.
The Vaio C line-up features laptops in special edition colours and two new patterns and the Vaio S series is now designed to have extended battery life and boosted performance levels.
The S series Vaio VPCSE17 is a 15.5 inch notebook, designed to offer the performance and thinness of the older 13.3 inch notebook. It comes with the Intel Core i7 processor and AMD Radeon HD 6630M GPU with 1GB VRAM. The unit also has Performance Switch that supports Dynamic Hybrid Graphic System. This switch is designed to allow users to choose between Speed mode for faster performance, and the Stamina mode for a longer battery life.
The Vaio VPCSE17 has up to five hours of battery life, but users can purchase an optional Sheet Battery to extend the battery life up to 10 hours.
The additional battery also has a dedicated battery charger that allows users to leave the Sheet Battery at the desk to charge.
The Vaio VPCSE17 series comes in a 1.96 kg and 24.5 mm body, with an aluminium palm rest and magnesium body and features a backlit keyboard.
The Vaio C Series will now be available in two limited edition colours of pink and black, and both colours feature a stereoscopic effect.
The black colour limited edition version has a geometric pattern, while the pink version features flower designs.
The notebook also offers easy access through its one click Web, Assist and Vaio buttons and one touch access to Vaio Media Gallery that helps organise music and videos.
The C series also includes the Vaio Care software that helps take care of the system while assisting in troubleshooting and runs on AMD Radeon 1GB Hybrid Graphics card and a second generation Intel Core i5 processor / 500GB HDD / 4GB RAM.
The new models will soon be available at select official VAIO outlets in UAE.