Get to Know Duo Ultrabook
Built for work. Designed for life.
Imagine this: a touchscreen tablet and a Full HD laptop in one. It's called VAIO® Duo Ultrabook™, and it opens up a wonderful world of possibilities. Use it in tablet mode for quick, convenient access to apps, photos, music and more. Touch, tap and slide your way through the web, or grab the included digitizer stylus to write notes and even draw on the 13.3" screen. Need to draft a document or lengthy email? Just slide back the screen and you'll have a full-sized keyboard in no time. With an available 4th generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor, master the most demanding tasks: multimedia, full on gaming and more at thrilling speeds while still enjoying an extra-long lasting battery life. Ultrabook™. Inspired by Intel®.
Clip and Keep
See an image on your PC that you want to save for later, send to a friend or simply keep for inspiration? Use VAIO® Clip and your digitizer stylus to trace or draw a freehand outline around the image, then save it to your clipboard for safekeeping. Crop images in seconds with auto edge detection. Or open the picture in the VAIO Paper where you can draw on it, add notes or email it to a friend.
Always at the Ready
Pick up right where you left off in no time – it takes less than a second to wake your Duo 13. Even in sleep mode, Duo 13 stays connected to the web, keeping your apps running and ready to go at a moment's notice. Instantly see who's sent you an email, tweeted the latest news or posted a new pic on social media right away, just like on a smartphone. Plus, Duo 13 makes all-day mobility a reality with an extra-long lasting battery that goes for longer on a single charge.
Snap photos and shoot video of the world around you with Duo 13's rear 8MP camera powered by Sony Exmor RS® sensor. Duo 13 also features a front-facing Full HD 2MP web camera powered by Exmor R® sensor that's perfect for chatting on-line or capturing your own antics – even in low light.
Scan and Save
Quickly scan, archive, edit and share documents with the clever CamScanner app. Simply snap a photo of a document, letter, bill or even notes jotted on a whiteboard. From there, the image can easily be sent to a note app to edit or add comments of your own. Looking for something in particular? Conveniently search for archived files using OCR technology. It recognizes text within PDF documents saving you the hassle of searching through them one-by-one.
Loud and Clear
ClearAudio+ mode allows you to effortlessly enjoy audio quality that's distinctly Sony. One simple operation activates the perfect sound settings for your favorite music, blockbuster movies and the latest games. With Sony's unique sound processing technologies, turn up dynamic bass and soaring highs with less distortion for an unmatched video watching, music listening experience.
Effortlessly share to Near Field Communication (NFC) enabled wireless devices with a simple touch. It's all about wireless connectivity that's so easy, anyone can do it. Share and display websites from your phone on your VAIO laptop. Stream your favorite playlist to a wireless speaker instantly. Take connecting with friends to the next level by sharing web addresses with one touch to their smartphone. NFC makes it all possible, with more fun and less hassle.
Speed Things Up
Boot up faster, launch apps quicker and enjoy enhanced overall performance with cutting edge SSD (Solid State Drive) technology. And of course, since SSD includes no moving parts, you'll get a more durable storage solution less prone to physical damage.
Included Software Solutions
From keeping your computer in tip-top shape to creating virtual masterpieces, VAIO PCs come pre-installed with helpful software made for getting things done. Keep things running smoothly with VAIO Care™ software – one press to the ASSIST button can effortlessly install software, identify problems, perform maintenance and more. Create virtual masterpieces with ArtRage® Studio software. Preinstalled on all VAIO touch laptops, its easy-to-use interface puts the fun at your fingertips. Or inspire your inner artist with Sony Imagination Studio™ VAIO Edition – a suite of four powerful creative software applications that comes with select VAIO laptops.