Vaio articles

Sony reportedly in talks to sell its Vaio PC division

Sony is looking to offload its loss-making Vaio personal computer business. According to Japanese news service Nikkei, the company is in talks with investment fund Japan Industrial Partners to negotiate a possible deal, which is estimated at 40 to 50…

Widespread reports of Sony Vaio notebook Wi-Fi issues

Several people have come forward to report wireless problems with select Sony Vaio notebooks – particularly the Vaio Fit – over the past few months. Issues range from capped speeds over Wi-Fi to signal strength significantly diminishing the further the…

Sony offers a free PS3 or Vita with back-to-school PC

Shopping for a back-to-school computer? Spend your money with Sony and you could walk away with a free gaming console. On the heels of Microsoft's promotion, the Japanese manufacturer has announced that students and faculty who purchase an eligible VAIO…

Sony intros VAIO T13 ultrabook, refreshes other series

Although it's well-versed in developing thin-and-light machines, Sony has been slow to ship a machine under Intel's ultrabook branding. That's changed today with the company unveiling its new VAIO T series as part of a major refresh. The system, as you might expect, is touted as the ultimate travel companion...

Sony announces Vaio T11 and T13 ultrabooks

Sony is officially getting into the Ultrabook game with the announcement of its first couple of models for this market: the Vaio T11 and T13. As the name suggests, they'll come with 11- and 13.3-inch screens, and will offer many…

Sony refreshes Vaio S, F series notebooks

Sony's Vaio S-series has received a fresh coat of paint today, touting improved portability, performance and power efficiency. Measuring 13.04in wide, 8.84in deep and 0.95in thick, the updated system is about 0.13in thinner than its predecessor -- not to mention…

Sony announces neon-colored Vaio C series

Grab some sunglasses and feast your eyes on Sony's new Vaio C series. The new laptops sport an exclusive orange or green color scheme that Sony hopes will appeal to folks wanting to "show off their creative side." The neon…

Sony offers customizable Vaio S with discounted Core i5

Sony has announced that it will allow customers to customize their own Vaio S series notebook online instead of being limited to pre-configured models. The four pound, inch-thick machine starts at $875 with the 2.53GHz Core i3-380M processor, 4GB of…