Sony VAIO Tap 21 SOSVT21213CXB 21.5" Multi-Touch All-in-One Desktop Computer (Black)

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Product Highlights
  • 1.6GHz Intel Core i5-4200U (Haswell)
  • 4GB of 1600MHz DDR3L RAM
  • 500GB 5400rpm + 8GB Hybrid
  • Integrated Intel HD Graphics 4400
  • 21.5" LED-Backlit Capacitive Touchscreen
  • Full HD 1920 x 1080 Native Resolution
  • Built-in Lithium Ion Battery
  • 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC
  • Included Wireless Keyboard and Mouse
  • Windows 8 (64-bit)

The black VAIO Tap 21 SOSVT21213CXB 21.5" Multi-Touch All-in-One Desktop Computer from Sony features a 21.5" capacitive touchscreen that allows you to navigate through Windows 8 using just your fingers. The screen has in-plane switching (IPS) technology and LED backlighting for a wide viewing angle as well as accurate color.

The VAIO Tap 21 is an all-in-one desktop computer, but it also has a built-in battery so you're not tethered to the power outlet on the wall. With up to 2 hours and 30 minutes on a single charge (battery life may vary depending on use), you'll be able to move around the home or office without having to shut down and reboot your computer. When you're running low on battery life, you can just plug the VAIO Tap 21 into the wall to start charging without interrupting your computer experience.

The system is powered by a dual-core 4th generation Haswell 1.6GHz Intel Core i5-4200U processor. It also has 4GB of 1600Hz DDR3L RAM, a 500GB 5400rpm hard drive with 8GB of NAND flash storage, a Memory Stick and Secure Digital media card slot, 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, Intel Wireless Display, a HD webcam and integrated microphone. The VAIO Tap 21 also comes with an included wireless keyboard and laser mouse.

The VAIO Tap 21 comes with the Windows 8 operating system. Windows 8 has a completely redesigned user interface. Instead of being greeted by the usual Start button and taskbar, Windows 8 introduces the Start screen. The Start screen features live tiles, which contain actual content that update in real time. Windows 8 also seamlessly integrates multi-touch controls with keyboard and mouse use. You can use to traditional tactile keyboard to type and the laser mouse to navigate through Windows 8 or you can use the virtual touch keyboard as well as multi-touch gestures, such as swipe, drag and tap.

Sony VAIO Tap 21

21.5" HD Capacitive Touchscreen
Backed by Sony TV technology, the 21.5" LED-backlit capacitive touchscreen supports the multi-touch gestures integrated into Windows 8. Featuring a Sony TRILUMINOS Display for mobile, the VAIO Tap 21 creates natural shades of colors. Thanks to a next-generation technology that makes colors more vibrant and more distinct with a wider color range, images are given a heightened sense of depth. Equipped with IPS (in-plane switching) technology, the display allows you to enjoy a crisp image from any viewing angle
Dual-Core 4th-Gen Haswell Intel Core i5-4200U Performance
The VAIO Tap 21 houses a 4th generation Haswell Intel Core i5-4200U processor. Its dual cores can reach a stock speed of 1.6GHz. The processor can also be overclocked up to 2.6GHz, thanks to Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology. The 4th generation Haswell processor uses low voltage to extend battery life without sacrificing performance. With a dedicated 3MB L3 cache, 4GB of 1600MHz DDR3L RAM and Intel Hyper-Threading technology, you'll be able to push the dual cores up to four virtual cores for quick and efficient multitasking
Multi-Position Stand
The multi-position stand lets you tilt the VAIO Tap 21 to achieve the ideal angle for any activity. In an upright position, set it on a desk or table and use the wireless mouse and keyboard when you are typing for a long period of time or need the mouse for precise movements. Want to move the PC closer and just use the touchscreen? Just push down gently on the PC until the angle is perfect for you to tap and swipe away. Lay it flat to play board games or prop it up to read. You can even hold it in your lap while sitting on the sofa while surfing the web
Built-In Battery
Equipped with a built-in battery for cord-free convenience, the VAIO Tap 21 easily moves from home office to couch for the enjoyment of all. Simply pick it up and carry it room to room-no without having to worry about shutting down and re-booting
Hybrid Hard Drive
With a Hybrid Hard Drive (HHD), you get the best of magnetic-hard disk drives and NAND flash memory. Get faster access to your data as well as faster boot up compared to a standard hard drive
ArtRage Studio
ArtRage Studio is a stylish, intuitive painting and drawing package that makes it easy to produce natural looking artwork on your computer. Its wide range of artistic tools lets you get right down to the creative process without forcing you to learn complex or technical controls
VAIO Tabletop
VAIO Tabletop is Sony's unique way to view, organize and share content. Use VAIO Tabletop to shop for gifts, plan a trip or look back at all the memories you created while organizing your photos. The large 21.5" touchscreen makes it easy to navigate the screen using multi-touch gestures
ClearAudio+ Sound
ClearAudio+ mode allows you to activate the optimal sound settings for your music and video. With Sony's unique sound processing technologies, you'll hear dynamic bass and soaring highs with less distortion for an unmatched music and movie experience
Sony's Rapid Wake
Featuring Sony's Rapid Wake technology, simply enter into energy-saving sleep mode that helps keep data safe and secure. Battery drain is minimal, so your PC can stay asleep for days (battery life may vary dependent on use). Press the power button and resume in about two seconds
One Touch
Easily exchange messages, photos, MP3 files and URLS from one NFC (Near Field Communication) enabled device to another by simply tapping on the touch icon. It's instant and requires zero setup. Switch from listening to music on your VAIO PC to your compatible headphones by touching the headphones to the VAIO Tap 21 or VAIO Duo 11. Or if you want to see the same website on your PC from your Sony Xperia smartphone, just touch the mark and watch it on a larger screen.
FingerTapps Organizer
This unique app lets you post voice messages, photos, drawings and video messages online to help the whole family stay organized and aware of everyone's schedule. Get creative and add your favorite team's logo on game days, or record a happy birthday song to play on your kid's birthday, or post a photo of your vacation destination on the days you will be gone
HDMI
Use the HDMI output to easily connect the VAIO Tap 21 to an HD monitor or HDTV via the HDMI port. You only need one cable (sold separately) to output high-definition audio and video
Wireless Keyboard & Mouse
The wireless keyboard and mouse is designed specifically for the VAIO Tap 21 giving you the freedom and convenience to control your computer in comfort. This wireless combo makes it easy to enhance productivity, access and navigate the things you do most
Preinstalled Sony Software
The VAIO Tap 21 comes with four distinct Sony applications preinstalled:

  • Imagination Studio VAIO Edition
  • Movie Studio Platinum
  • ACID Music Studio
  • Sound Forge
  • Windows 8

    The Redesigned Start Screen
    Windows 8 introduces a new Start screen, which has all the information you need in one place. The traditional Windows desktop screen has been replaced with a tablet style design featuring tiles. Tiles are customizable as well as update in real time. News, weather forecasts, sports, contacts, apps and more are available for you to use. It's all right there on the Start screen
    Seamless Integration of Multi-Touch Gestures
    Windows 8 supports multi-touch gestures. Now, you can use your keyboard, mouse or the touchpad using simple gestures. Whether you're browsing apps, reading a book or typing on the go with touch, you'll be able to seamlessly switch between all three interactive components. With the touchpad, Windows 8 allows you to use multi-touch gestures, such as swipe, drag, tap, slide, pinch-to-zoom and more
    To the Cloud
    With Windows 8, when signed in using your Microsoft account, you'll have instant access to your personal Start screen, themes, language preferences, browsing history and browser favorites. You can also connect to services such as Microsoft Outlook, Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter and more
    Windows Store
    In the Windows Store, you can search for or browse thousands of apps. Choose from the featured apps or grab one of the most frequently downloaded apps to see what all the hype is all about. You can also see how other people rate apps. For certain apps, you can try it out before you buy it so you can make sure you absolutely want an app before you spend your hard-earned money on it
    Performance
    Processor 1.6GHz Intel Core i5-4200U Dual-Core 4th-Gen Haswell
    Cache L3: 3MB
    Memory Type: 1600MHz DDR3L SDRAM
    Installed: 4GB
    Graphics Card Type: Integrated
    Installed: Intel HD Graphics 4400
    Display
    Type Touchscreen
    Size 21.5"
    Backlight LED
    Aspect Ratio 16:9
    Finish Glossy
    Native Resolution 1920 x 1080
    Storage
    Hard Drive Installed: 508GB (1x 500GB 5400rpm; 1x 8 GB )
    Type: SATA
    Optical Drive None
    Inputs/Outputs
    Ports 2x USB 3.0 (A) (1 is Charge)
    Display 1x HDMI
    Audio Integrated Stereo Speakers
    Integrated Microphone
    1x 1/8" (3.5mm) Headphone/Microphone Combo Jack
    Flash Media Slot 1x SD
    1x Memory Stick
    Communications
    Network 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45)
    Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n
    Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.0
    Webcam Front
    Keyboard & Mouse
    Keyboard Type: Full-Size
    Mouse Wireless
    General
    Operating System Windows 8 (64-bit)
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 20.6 x 1.4 x 12.6" / 52.3 x 3.6 x 32.0 cm
    Weight 8.60 lb / 3.90 kg
    Sony VAIO Tap 21 SOSVT21213CXB 21.5" Multi-Touch All-in-One Desktop Computer (Black)
  • Wireless Keyboard
  • Laser Mouse
  • 2 x AA Batteries
  • AC Adapter
  • Power Cord
  • Standard Lithium Ion Battery
  • 1-Year Limited Warranty
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