Lighten up with the touchscreen laptop that's in a class of its own. Wrapped in thin, durable carbon fiber, it even packs our latest Full HD TRILUMINOS Display for mobile with more brilliant color than ever before. Add a high speed PCIe SSD, a comfortable infinite palm rest design, plus long battery life and you have a computer that's lightweight - but all business.
Ultra-light with durable carbon fiber
With uncompromising attention to detail and a passion for design, the VAIO Pro is an expertly engineered and extremely durable. The carbon fiber construction keeps it light but also helps protect it from the rigors of the road. The palmrest was created for maximum comfort while typing so your hands will feel less stress will keyboarding for long periods of time.
More brilliant color than ever
The 13.3" Full HD 1920 x 1080p LCD with TRILUMINOS Display for mobile creates incredibly true, natural shades of colors - just the way you want to see them. Thanks to a new-generation technology that makes colors purer and more distinct with a wider color range, giving images a heightened sense of depth. Equipped with IPS (in-plane switching) technology so you can enjoy a crisp image from any viewing angle - perfect for giving an important presentation or watching the latest blockbuster hit. And with the X-Reality for Mobile video quality is vastly improved making that blockbuster hit look even more sharp.
High speed SSD
VAIO Pro 13 includes a high speed PCIe SSD drive standard on all models. PCIe technology allows for faster performance than traditional laptop SSD drives. Get quicker boot-ups, faster application launches and overall enhanced performance. And of course, since SSD technology includes no moving parts, you get a more durable storage solution less prone to physical damage.
Practical innovation is a cornerstone of Sony's vision, and our keyboards are no exception. The keyboard features precisely engineered keys to create a comfortable and intuitive typing experience. When typing in dim light, an LED backlight creates a pleasant glow, framing the individual keys and illuminating the lettering to make it even easier to find the right keys.
Enjoy all day mobility and long battery life with VAIO Pro. With the optional large capacity sheet battery, you leave behind the traditional bulky and protruding long-life batteries of the past. Attaching seamlessly to the bottom of the laptop and by operating in tandem with it, you'll enjoy up to double the battery life - helping to keep you unplugged longer.
With Sony's own Rapid Wake technology, you never have to shut down your computer again. Whether you are done working for the day or just heading out to get some coffee, simply close the lid to put your PC into sleep mode. Then, when you're ready to start again, resume in two seconds with your data safe and secure. If you are unplugged, don't worry about draining your battery. Your PC can stay in sleep mode for days.
ClearAudio+ mode allows you to effortlessly enjoy audio quality that is distinctly Sony. One simple operation activates the perfect sound settings for your music and video. With Sony's unique sound processing technologies and you'll hear dynamic bass and soaring highs with less distortion for an unmatched music and movie experience.
Exmor R web camera technology
The built-in webcam lets your family and friends see clearly while chatting even in low-light. Exmor R CMOS Sensor technology by Sony that lets you enjoy low noise images even in dimly lit rooms.
A touch of sharing
Quickly share music and URLs with compatible devices. See the same website that's on your smartphone from your VAIO PC. With NFC (Near Field Communication), it all happens by simply tapping compatible devices together on the touch icon. Connecting devices has never been this easy.
PC tune-ups and maintenance made easy
With the newest version of VAIO Care software you get an easy-to-use tool that lets you tune up, update and troubleshoot your VAIO PC. Just press the ASSIST button to effortlessly install and uninstall new software and drivers, use the visual interface to quickly identify and troubleshoot issues, create restore and recovery media, and connect with Sony phone, chat or online support when you need to talk with a Sony expert.
Simple multi-gesture touchpad
The multi-gesture touchpad is the most intuitive way to interact with your laptop. Scroll with two fingers, pinch to zoom in and out of images, swipe to flip through pages or photos, and you can even rotate an image, and much more. Use your touchpad in the same way as if you were touching the screen. Swipe in from the right to reveal charms or return to the start screen. Swipe in from the left to switch to your last used app.
The handiest port around
Forgot to charge your phone or mp3 player? Just plug your device via USB cord into the USB sleep charge port and start charging. Even if the PC is shut down and not plugged in you can still use it. And don't forget that the USB 3.0 port is perfect for connecting a compatible external hard drive and allowing you to wait less and transfer data up to 10x faster than USB 2.0.
VAIO Movie Creator
Quickly and easily make a movie just the way you like it from your own photos or videos. Enhance your movies with your choice of 45 design themes and music. VAIO Movie Creator adds the transitions and effects automatically so your movie looks polished and professional. Once your movie is ready, share it on Facebook, YouTube, or other social networking and video sharing sites.
Sony's Media Apps
Experience your content like never before with Sony's Media Apps. We bring together the very best of Sony's state-of-the-art technologies to provide an exceptional experience. You get seamless connectivity across all of your compatible Sony devices to your content. Share and play with your content as you choose. Quick and easy access to content stored locally, on DLNA servers, or from PlayMemories Online.
PlayMemories Home software
Uniquely smart and easy-to-use, PlayMemories Home software makes organizing, editing and sharing your photos and videos a cinch. Instantly import and sort your content by event or date. Then transform your favorites from ordinary to extraordinary with intuitive adjustments and stunning filters. You can even create heartwarming slide-shows complete with transitions and soundtracks in 3 simple steps. Finally, share your pics privately with family and friends or on popular social networking sites like Facebook and YouTube. PlayMemories Online service can even securely store your content in the cloud allowing virtually all of your devices to access it anytime, anyplace.
Mircosoft Office Trial
Get a 1 month trial of Microsoft Office 365 Home Premium. It's the best Office value for an entire household. With an annual subscription, get the smartest, most up-to-date Office applications and cloud services on up to 5 PCs and on select mobile devices.
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- Processor Type: Intel Core i5-4200U
- Processor Technology: Dual Core
- Processor Speed: 1.60GHz with Intel Turbo Boost Technology up to 2.60GHz
- Processor Cache: 3MB
- Operating System: Genuine Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 64-bit
- Supplied Software: Microsoft Office trial, VAIO Care, PlayMemories Home
- Anti-Virus Software: Kaspersky Internet Security 30-Day Trial Offer
- Screen Size: 13.3"
- Resolution: 1920 x 1080
- Display Technology: Full HD, Triluminos Display for Mobile
- Backlight Technology: LED
- Installed Memory: 8GB (8GB x 1)
- Memory Type/Speed: DDR3/1600MHz
- Max. Memory: Fixed
- Graphics Processor: Intel HD Graphics 4400
- Graphics Video RAM: Internal
- Maximum Resolution HDMI: 1920 x 1080
- Storage Type: PCIe Solid State Drive
- Storage Capacity: 256GB
- Camera: HD Web Camera powered by Exmor R for PC and microphone
- Keyboard: QWERTY, 82 keys with 1.35mm stroke and 19mm pitch
- Backlit Keyboard: Yes
- Sound System: Intel High Definition Audio with ClearAudio+
Inputs and Outputs
- DC-In: 1
- USB 3.0: 1 + 1 (Charge)
- Secure Digital (SD) Slot: 1
- HDMI Output(s): 1
- Dual Array Microphone: Yes
- Headphone Output + Microphone Input: 1
- Bluetooth Technology: Bluetooth Standard (4.0 + HS)
- Wi-Fi Adapter: Intel Dual Band Wireless-N 7260 (802.11a/b/g/n)
Service and Warranty Information
- Onsite/In-Home Service: Yes
- International Service: Yes
- Toll-Free Phone Support
- Limited Warranty Term: 1 Year
- Priority Phone Support
- ENERGY STAR: 5.1
- ROHS: Compliant
- EPEAT: Silver
- Security: Intel Identity Protection Technology, Intel Platform Trust Technology
- Action Buttons: ASSIST
- Pointing Device: Clickable Touchpad (Gesture Supported)
- Battery Type: Internal Lithium Polymer Battery (VGP-BPS38 4740mAh)
- Battery Life: Up to 6 hours 30 minutes
Weights and Measurements
- Dimensions (Approx.): 12.68" (W) x 0.68" (H) x 8.50" (D)
- Weight (Approx.): 2.34 lbs. (with Internal Battery)