Sony Vaio Pro 13 Video Deep-Dive. At 2.2 pounds with Core CPU this is high-powered mobility

Updated on 03 January 2014 by

I’ve got a Sony Vaio Pro 13 here thanks to Intel. It’s the lightest touch-enabled 13.3-inch  Ultrabook there is and at 1KG / 2.2 pounds it beats all of the the 2-in-1 options. This isn’t a cheap subnotebook but it’s got enough power to be a desktop PC for most people.

Sony Vaio Pro 13 _5_

I’ll get a full review up on this next week but for now, take a look at this video where I spend time going over the Ultrabook in a lot of detail, including answering some questions from readers over at my other site, UMPCPortal. WiFi, Fan noise and keyboard flex could be issues you need to think about before you buy but it’s a fantastic bit of kit that includes a Ethernet/WiFi router module and an additional battery that gives you a total battery life of well over 10 hours.

Full details in the database. Click here for the Vaio Pro 13 specs. and more information.

More from us. (No silly ads.)

2 Comments For This Post

  1. Joe says:

    Wouldn’t the Pro 11 be more fitting for this site?

  2. guy says:

    I can handle flex (especially if it really does provide noticeably better impact protection) and fan noise but not for the price Sony is asking for. I won’t take bad WiFi performance no matter the price. The Vaio Pro doesn’t seem like a very professional device for the kind of money they’re asking.

    Also, that Ethernet to WiFi hotspot/router… What is the point of that? I’d rather Sony provide a USB 3.0 to gigabit Ethernet adapter. You’ll get a faster, more stable connection and you won’t need a wall socket to power it.

    At least it looks nice. That’s good if you care more about how look with it than actually using it.

Search UMPCPortal

Top Ultra Mobile PCs

Recommended Reading

GPD Pocket 2
7.0" Intel Core m3-8100Y
Viliv S5
4.8" Intel Atom (Silverthorne)
GPD Win 2
6.0" Intel m3 7Y30
Acer Aspire E11 ES1
11.6" Intel Celeron N2840
HP Chromebook 11 G3
11.6" Intel Celeron N2830
Archos 9
9.0" Intel Atom Z510
Microsoft Surface Go
10.0" Intel Pentium 4415Y
Lenovo ThinkPad P40
14.0" Intel Core i7 5500U
Samsung Galaxy Book 12
12.0" Intel Core i5 7200U
Lenovo IdeaPad A10
10.1" ARM Cortex A9 (Dual-Core)