The carbon black VAIO Pro 13 SVP13215PXB 13.3" Multi-Touch Ultrabook Computer from Sony features an ultraportable design with a carbon fiber build that leads to a 0.68" thickness and a weight of just 2.34 pounds. The carbon fiber construction keeps it light but also provides durability. The palm rest allows for comfortable typing sessions.
The 13.3" widescreen display features LED backlight technology for low power consumption and better energy efficiency. The display is also a capacitive touchscreen that supports 10-point touch and multi-touch gestures found in Windows 8 Pro. The screen has a 16:9 aspect ratio and a Full HD 1920 x 1080 native resolution powered by integrated Intel HD Graphics 4400. The high resolution allows the VAIO Pro 13 to play Full HD 1080p content natively without upscaling.
The system is powered a dual-core Haswell Intel Core i7-4500U processor. It also has 8GB of onboard 1600MHz DDR3 RAM, a 256GB PCIe solid state drive, a Secure Digital media card slot, 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, an integrated webcam and microphone. There are also built-in stereo speakers with Intel High Definition Audio with ClearAudio+ technology.
Windows 8 Pro (64-bit) is the installed operating system. Windows 8 Pro introduces a redesigned Start Screen with tiles that update in real-time. Windows 8 Pro also focuses on cloud storage as well as offers various apps through the Windows Store. Windows 8 Pro also focuses on data security. BitLocker drive encryption helps protect corporate data on this Sony VAIO Pro 13, thanks to its TPM chip. SmartScreen services help protect you from malicious sites and software on the Internet. Windows 8 Pro provides a unique user experience that differs from previous versions of Windows.