VAIO Z series Laptop and Tablet: VAIO Z 13.3-inch and VAIO Z Canvas 12.1-inch tablet

VAIO, this brand belongs to a Japanese investment fund, has recently launched two new hybrid laptops called VAIO Z and VAIO Z Canvas.


The first is the VAIO Z, reappeared as a Ultrabook 13.3-inch hinged on the screen to turn into a tablet -a rotation mechanism is similar to VAIO Fit lines. Inside the VAIO Z laptop is 5th generation Intel Core i5 or i7 CPU and high-speed SSDs. All are encapsulated in aluminum shell 16.8mm thin and weighing only 1.34kg. It has adjustable keyboard on the laptop. The manufacturer’s advertising that their devices can boot up in just 0.3 seconds. In addition, the battery life of the laptop can reach 15.5 hours, the longest ever in any VAIO laptop ever launched.


The VAIO engineers are designing the battery cell into multiple layers to increase the capacity without increase the laptop weight and size. VAIO also integrates a display mode to save power, when the screen will light in the narrow angle, the power is going down to save around 40% energy compared to a normal laptop. The starting price for the VAIO Z is $ 1,600 and new products for pre-order in Japan.

(Also see Vaio Smartphone will officially present at CES 2015)

VAIO Z Specifications:

  • Thickness of 16.8mm
  • Weight of 1.34kg
  • Touch Screen Flip Display of 13.3 inches
  • Webcam of 8-megapixels with CMOS sensor
  • Windows 8.1 Pro operating system
  • Intel Core i5 or i7
  • Intel HD Graphics
  • 8GB or 16GB RAM
  • Internal memory of 256GB or 512GB SSD
  • Connectivity of Wi-Fi a / b / g / n, HDMI, SD card reader, NFC, Bluetooth 4.0 Micro-USB
  • Battery up to 15.5 hours

Meanwhile, the VAIO Z Canvas is a tablet with a keyboard, it is smaller than Z series with 12.1-inch screen ratio of about 3: 2, a resolution of 2560 x 1704 pixels and generate 95% Adobe RGB color gamut of systems. The VAIO Z Canvas is powered by Intel Core i7, Iris Pro Intel GPU, 256GB SSD, memory up to 1TB. Previously, Sony also produces a tablet line which is almost identical to the VAIO Z Canvas but firm named VAIO Tap 11. The laptop will go on sale in May 2015 for an undisclosed price.


VAIO Z Canvas Specifications:

  • Touch Screen Display of 12.1 inches
  • Windows 8.1 Pro operating system
  • Intel Core i7 processor
  • Intel Iris Pro Graphics
  • 8GB or 16GB RAM
  • Internal memory of 1TB HHD or SSD
  • Connectivity of Wi-Fi a / b / g / n, HDMI, SD card reader, NFC, Bluetooth 4.0 Micro-USB, mini
  • Display port


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