Sony Vaio Duo 11 SVD-1121 Series
Superb 1080p IPS touchscreen.
Compact and light.
Plenty of ports and wireless features.
Excellent 1080p IPS screen.
Intel Core i5-3317u processor and 128GB SSD.
Keyboard is small.
No cover or included case for the always-exposed screen.
Keyboard isnít great for extended typing.
Brief battery life.
Glitchy touch screen.
The Duo's design misses the mark for use as a tablet and a laptop, feeling like too much of a compromise.
By PC Mag on July 15, 2013
The Sony VAIO Duo 13 is a slick-looking hybrid ultraportable that gives you solid performance and a full workday's worth of battery power. The 13.3?inch touch screen display delivers a crisp picture with brilliant colors but its viewing angle...70
By Gadget Guy Australia on April 23, 2013
Computers come in all sorts of shapes and sizes, and this year, we’ve certainly seen some interesting blends of the computer and tablet, pushing the hybrid to new levels of neat design. Sony’s Duo 11 makes the tablet and notebook into one...80
By ultrabooknews.com on April 16, 2013
I'm writing this review of the Sony Vaio Duo on a Lenovo Yoga 13. It's not a good start for the Vaio is it. The fact is though the Sony Vaio Duo is a really useful Ultrabook convertible and it has surprised me. Sliders. They are in many respect...-
By APC Magazine on April 10, 2013
Sony's convertible notebook sacrifices good looks to deliver a much stabler touch experience. The Duo 11 uses a sliding mechanism to transform from tablet to laptop form, with the screen sliding upwards and away...80
By Digital Trends on March 21, 2013
We're not a fan of sliders at Digital Trends. Because they lack the functionality of a standard laptop yet also remain too heavy for comfortable tablet use, sliders have so far proven that they're the worst form of convertible PC we've...40
By howtospendit.ft.com on March 14, 2013
Sony has been having a tough time since home 3-D, in which it invested its soul, turned out to be (as I predicted) of little interest to consumers. This hasn't stopped it from continuing to be as innovative and creative as ever, but, as often...-
By The Luminous Landscape on March 01, 2013
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By theregister.co.uk on February 26, 2013
Despite all its functionality and inventiveness, the Vaio Duo 11 appears to be a product design that became so focused on touch tech that it lost sight of the screen. It's powerful, well connected and highly portable too, but in some basic areas,...-
By Good Gear Guide on February 13, 2013
Sony’s VAIO Duo 11 slider has all the power of an Ultrabook in an innovative form factor. We like the versatility the slider offers, and the inclusion of plenty of ports means the Duo 11 is one of the first potential business tablets we’ve...80
By AsiaOne on February 05, 2013
If having the flexibility to alternate between tablet and traditonal laptop mode means a lot to you, then you'll likely be willing to live with the...60