Sony VAIO T13 is the new laptop which is launched with the fame of Ivy Bridge processors. They have an impressive design and stylish look as well as a lot of interesting multimedia features. It has features comparable to most of the top rated popular laptop models available in the market. The other highlight is the crisp sound output of the laptop.
Sony VAIO T13 is designed in brushed-aluminium and an elegant shade of silver making it an attractive gadget for a medium price tag. It measures 0.71 inches thick just like HP Folio 13 and weighs 3 pounds. It comes with a lot of connectivity port options like Ethernet jack, HDMI out, VGA port, full-size SD card slot and also USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 connectivity.
- 13 inch wide display screen, 1,366 x 768 resolution
- Powered by Core i5-3317U processor with 1.7GHz clock speed
- Intel HD Graphics 4000 delivers graphics
- Up to 8GB of RAM maximum capacity
- Secondary storage of 512GB SSD
- Connectivity port options like Ethernet jack, HDMI out, VGA port
- SD card slot and also USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 connectivity
Sony VAIO T13 features an island-style layout which is quite spacious. The Synaptic click pad is fast responsive and executes gestures like swiping up and pinch-to-zoom easily. The display screen is 13 inch wide and has a 1,366 x 768 resolution. Display colours are not as accurate as other top rated laptops. The Clear Phase technology is used by Sony for producing crispier sound, and the listening experience is further enhanced with xLoud volume-boosting capabilities of the built in speakers.
Sony VAIO T13 is powered by Core i5-3317U processor with 1.7GHz clock speed delivering good operating efficiency and multitasking with ease of use. The Intel HD Graphics 4000 delivers graphics performance enabling users to enjoy videos and games. The device has a maximum capacity of up to 8GB of RAM and secondary storage of 512GB SSD. Its overall performance is pretty comparable with that of Lenovo IdeaPad U310.
The battery life of Sony VAIO T13 is similar with that of ASUS Zenbook UX31E, which is about 5 and half hours. The laptop features an app launcher, Sony's VAIO Gate, using which users can access different applications with ease by creating short cuts. It is preloaded with Microsoft Office 2010 Starter and also a trial version of Kaspersky Internet Security.
The mid level model of Sony VAIO T13 can be purchased at a budget friendly price tag of around Rs. 40,000/-.