Today we live in the era of tablets and phablets and most of the tech giants have realized this fact sooner or later. The latest to follow this trend is Sony which today launched it’s convertible, hybrid, laptop cum tablet combo in the form of three models namely Sony Vaio Flip 13N, 14N and 15N. If you are a Windows 8 lover then this offering will definitely attract you. These set of three hybrid devices are equipped with the fourth generation Intel processors.
These machines have a unique new hinge design that lets users flip the screen around and use them as tablets. All the three laptops sport Sony’s Triluminous display technology on an IPS panel that comes with a resolution of 1920×1080 and as the name suggests these devices have a display size of 13 inch, 14 inch and 15 inch respectively. The very unique feature of these laptops is their hinge functionality which enables the user to flip back the laptops display by first pushing it up little and then rotating it 180 degree, thereby giving us a tablet and laptop combo.
The Sony Vaio flip 13N and 14N comes fitted with Intel Core i5 processors while the top of the end 15N comes loaded with Intel Core i7 processor to give you a smooth and outstanding performance. On the RAM front both 13N and 14N are equipped with 4 GB of RAM, while the 15N boasts of 8GB RAM. These devices can be used very effectively as a presentation device by flipping the display to backside and operating the keypad at the back.
The chasis of the laptop has been built with brushed aluminium hairline finish. Sony has equipped these laptops with back lit keypad to allow users to work in low light areas. All these are touch screen laptops and come with opti contrast panel, larger touch pad and bigger palm rest to give more comfortable typing and web surfing experience.
The Sony Vaio Flip 13N weighs 1.31 Kg and its battery lasts up to 7.5 hours. 14N and 15N’s batteries last for 6 hours and 5 hours respectively. Sony has also included a dedicated USB port inside charging adaptor for quick smart phone charging. This provides instant charging without blocking USB ports on laptop. With Vaio’s sleep and charge technology, phones can be charged even when the system is shutdown.
As a promotional offer Sony is giving away it’s MDR-XB910A headsets for free (worth 12K) with every Sony Vaio flip hybrid laptop. Sony has tied up with couple of Banks and financial institutions to provide customers with easy EMI options and these laptops are covered with free one year accidental policy.
Sony Vaio Flip 13N, 14N & 15N availability:
The new Sony Vaio Flip 13N/14N/15N will be available from 29th January, 2014 across select Sony Center, Vaio flagship stores and major electronic stores across India.
Sony Vaio Flip 13N, 14N & 15N Price:
|VAIO Flip 15N17||Rs.1,19,990.00||Silver|
|VAIO Flip 15N12||Rs.1,04,990.00||Silver|
|VAIO Flip 14N16||Rs.94,990.00||Silver|
|VAIO Flip 13N1A||Rs.99,990.00||Silver, Black|