Sony Launches Core i3 Powered VAIO S Series Laptop Clad in Durable Magnesium Casting

Sony has today announced its new Sony VAIO S Series laptop featuring the powerful performance of a larger full-sized PC packed into a thin one-inch profile design and is powered by Intel Core i3/i5/i7 processor offering easy portability and long battery life.


Ideal for the tech-savvy student or mobile professional, the new Sony VAIO S Series laptop is powered by 2nd generation Intel Core i3/i5/i7 processors and features a 13.3-inch LED backlit widescreen display powered by integrated Intel HD graphics. With Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0, the processors increase speed automatically delivering the performance needed for multitasking

Some select Sony VAIO S model also offers AMD Radeon HD 6630 1GB Hybrid Graphics card delivering performance boost and more optimized overall computing experience while lowering power consumption.

The laptop boasts of a durable magnesium casing making it a breeze to carry at just 1.99 kgs with battery. Besides, this powerful laptop is enabled with Intel Wireless Display for easy, wireless streaming of content to an HDTV.

Lightweight and easy to handle with a thin 1-inch profile, the new Sony VAIO S Series laptop also boasts of enhanced durability as it features G-Sensor Shock Protection technology that helps protect it against the bumps and knocks common to frequent travel or life on-the-go.

Select Sony VAIO S Series models also sport an elegant design in black or white with magnesium and aluminum materials, and all of them incorporate a built-in lithium polymer battery that utilizing the all new and advanced large-capacity optional sheet battery, allows users enjoy up to 15 hours or backup.

In addition, intelligent charging enables users to charge the optional sheet battery separately and attach it to the system without shutting down for maximum flexibility.

Some select Sony VAIO S series models also feature versatile Blu-ray Disc drive that combines the power of HD video playback with the convenience and utility of DVD and CD read/write functionalities.

An energy-efficient 13.3-inch LED backlit display delivers high brightness levels and vibrant colors while helping to provide up to 5 hours of standard battery life, and up to 7.5 hours with a large capacity battery.

The new Sony S Series laptop lets users view content on their compatible HDTV at an incredibly high level of resolution. An integrated HDMI output port delivers both video and audio to compatible TVs and displays via a single cable, providing the optimal digital connection.

The Sony VAIO S Series laptop also features stereo Bluetooth technology that enables users to stream CD-quality music and audio from your laptop to other compatible devices, like mice, headphones and speakers.

In addition, the laptop also offers a single button access to Sony’s own VAIO Care software, an easy-to-use PC tune up and maintenance tool.

Price and Availability

The Sony VAIO S series laptop is already available for pre-sale starting today at and at select retailers around the US for about $900 (or about Rs. 40,750)

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