New VAIO SX12 laptop is compact but comes with tons of ports
VAIO has announced a new compact laptop VAIO SX12 that comes with lots of ports for adding input and output sources.
This laptop has That’s three USB-A ports, one USB-C for charging, HDMI port, a full-size SD card slot, a headphone/mic port, an Ethernet port, and even VGA. That’s surprising in an era when companies tell consumers that a compact laptop needs to come with as fewer ports as possible.
Here’s the side look to have a closer look of the ports.
If you look at 2019 MacBook Air, it just comes with two USB-C ports and a headphone jack.
VAIO SX12 is smaller than an A4 paper and weighs just 897g. That makes it one of the lightest laptops available in the market.
It features a 12.5-inch display with narrow bezels. Side bezels are of just 4.97 mm while the top bezel is 19.46 mm wide. It runs Windows out of the box. The laptop is also powerful and comes with 8th Gen quad-core Intel Core i5 or i7 processors. There is also an optional LTE module. The laptop can have up to 16GB RAM and up to 1TB SSD for good performance.
It has 19mm key pitch full-size keyboard, same as a standard desktop PC. The keyboard also has backlight and sound is also kept as minimum as possible.
VAIO also claims that the laptop can offer up to 14 hours of battery life.
Price of VAIO SX12 starts at 119,800 yen and goes up to 216,800 yen. It will soon go on sale in Japan. There is no word on if this laptop will make it to other markets.