The Tablet PC that Does it All
Can't decide between a tablet or a PC? Now you don't have to. Tap into the power of a PC without sacrificing the portability of a tablet with the 2-in-1 VAIO Tap 11 Tablet PC – the world's thinnest Windows 8 tablet PC with Intel® Core™ or Pentium® processor. Type accurately on the included wireless keyboard that doubles as a cover, browse the web by touch, write and sketch with the Active Pen stylus, and scan and edit documents. Think watching TV couldn't get any better? Master your home entertainment center with the built-in IR remote control and discover new ways to enjoy your favorite movies or TV shows.
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VAIO Inspiration Stream™
Bring your creative thoughts to life and experience a seamless flow of capturing, editing and sharing. An impressive suite of Sony software applications such as VAIO Clip and VAIO Paper, along with Adobe® Photoshop® Elements 12 combine with powerful hardware like built-in 8MP cameras, Full HD displays, and the Active Pen to deliver endless opportunities that can transform your creative vision into something truly spectacular.
Adobe Photoshop Elements 12
Empower your creative vision with editing options for every user level, and turn ordinary snapshots into something spectacular with Adobe® Photoshop® Elements 12. Easily organize, edit, and create brilliant photos to share via print, the web, Facebook, and more. New effects include Zoom Burst, which brings dramatic action to your photos; Photo Puzzle, which gives a fun puzzle effect; and Old Photo Restore, which helps you fix an old or worn photo. A $99 value.
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Create virtual masterpieces with ArtRage® Studio software. Preinstalled on all VAIO touch laptops, ArtRage Studio software's easy-to-use interface puts the fun at your fingertips.
Clip, Write, Scan and Save
Easily take notes using the Active Pen or keyboard with VAIO Paper. Not only can it convert your handwriting to text, but also lets you include hand-drawn diagrams or images. You can organize your notes by specific subject or project, and even add images that you clip from the web using VAIO Clip or directly from your albums. Quickly scan, archive, edit and share documents with the VAIO Scan app. Simply snap a photo of a document, letter, bill or even notes jotted on a whiteboard and also import photos from other sources such as a smartphone or camera and adjust them with VAIO Scan.
A Stroke of Genius
Use the Active Pen to write, draw, and tap the touchscreen with effortless precision. With every stroke, the Active Pen captures even the most subtle nuances as you press harder or softer so you can adjust your line. And don't worry about smearing your work as you write, because the touch sensors turn off when the pen is near the screen so you can write normally and comfortably. With two interchangeable tips that simulate common artistic and design materials, Active Pen lets you imbue your work with a unique artistic edge.
More Brilliant Color than Ever
Backed by Sony TV technology, the 11.6" Full HD (1920 x 1080) touchscreen LCD with TRILUMINOS™ Display for mobile creates incredibly true, natural shades of colors – just the way you want to see them. It's a new-generation technology that makes colors purer and more distinct with a wider color range, giving images a heightened sense of depth. IPS (in-plane switching) technology lets you enjoy a crisp image from any viewing angle and OptiContrast™ Panel reduces glare – perfect for giving an important presentation or watching the latest blockbuster hit. And with the X-Reality for mobile video quality is vastly improved making that blockbuster hit look even sharper.
Capture Every Moment
Snap photos and shoot video of the world around you with the rear 8MP camera powered by Sony Exmor RS® sensor. There's also a front-facing HD web camera powered by an Exmor R® sensor that's perfect for chatting on-line or capturing your own antics. With its amazing low-light performance and face tracking technology, the camera automatically adjusts to keep you in focus as you move about.
Coverage You Can Type On
Featuring a full QWERTY keyboard and multi-gesture touchpad, the included slim, aluminum cover both protects your VAIO Tap 11 display and gives you the typing experience you're used to. Because this cover is wireless and magnetic, you can easily detach from the PC to find your most comfortable writing or working position. And you'll never have to worry about plugging it in because this cover automatically charges when attached to the PC.
Master of the Living Room
Master your A/V devices from a single source using the universal remote control application and built-in IR remote. Add another dimension of entertainment to your TV watching experience with the TV SideView app from the Windows 8 store. Flip through the channels, peruse the channel guide, or search for your favorite content online to find the perfect program to watch. Once you settle on something, discover episode details, research cast information, or tweet about it right from your 2-in-1 tablet PC.
With Sony's own Rapid Wake technology, you never have to shut down your computer again. Whether you are done working for the day or just heading out to get some coffee, simply put the PC into sleep mode. Then, when you're ready to start again, resume in two seconds with your data safe and secure. If you are unplugged, don't worry about draining your battery. Your PC can stay in sleep mode for days.
Unique Sony Sound
ClearAudio+ mode allows you to effortlessly enjoy audio quality that is distinctly Sony. One simple operation activates the perfect sound settings for your music and video. With Sony's unique sound processing technologies you will hear dynamic bass and soaring highs with less distortion for an unmatched music and movie 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.