The Sony VAIO Pro 11 11.6" Touchscreen Full HD Ultrabook Computer (Silver) features an ultraportable design with a carbon fiber build that leads to a 0.68" thickness and a weight of just 1.92 pounds. The carbon fiber construction keeps it light but also provides durability. The palm rest allows for comfortable typing sessions.
The 11.6" widescreen display features LED backlight technology for low power consumption and better energy efficiency. The display is also a capacitive touchscreen that supports 10-point touch and multi-touch gestures found in Windows 8. The screen has a 16:9 aspect ratio and a Full HD 1920 x 1080 native resolution powered by integrated Intel HD Graphics 4400. The high resolution allows the VAIO Pro 11 to play Full HD 1080p content natively without upscaling.
The system is powered by a dual-core Haswell 1.6GHz Intel Core i5-4200U processor. It also has 4GB of onboard 1600MHz DDR3 RAM, a 128GB solid state drive, a Secure Digital media card slot, 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0+HS, NFC, an integrated webcam and microphone. There are also built-in stereo speakers with Intel High Definition Audio with ClearAudio+ technology.
Windows 8 Home Premium (64-bit) is the installed operating system. Windows 8 Home Premium replaces the traditional Start menu with a redesigned Start screen. The Start screen features tiles, which provide notifications in real-time. Windows 8 also focuses more on cloud storage as well as apps, which can be downloaded from the Windows Store. Windows 8 Home Premium provides a unique user experience that differs from previous versions of Windows.