Lisa Gade opinions the 2018 version of the Vaio S 13.3” Ultrabook. This completely fashionable laptop computer weighs simply 2.34 lb/ 1.06kg and is slim and classy but it packs ports you’d normally discover solely on cell workstations like Gigabit Ethernet and VGA. The magnesium alloy clad Vaio S runs Home windows 10 Professional on Intel eighth gen 15 watt quad core U collection CPUs (Core i5-8250U and Core i7-8550U) with Intel HD 620 graphics. It has enhanced cooling for longer durations of Turbo Increase (known as Vaio TruePerformance), and quicker efficiency just like the Dell XPS 13 9370, however with cooler core temperatures. It has a matte full HD show, quick PCIe NVMe SSDs, as much as 16GB RAM and customary ports like two USB-A 3.0, HDMI and a headphone jack. Pricing begins at $1199. Sony bought their Vaio PC enterprise a number of years in the past, and the engineers transferred to the brand new Vaio company based mostly in Japan. Many Vaio fashions can be found in Japan the place the laptop computer is manufactured, however just a few just like the Vaio S, are bought in nations just like the US. Their US web site is http://us.vaio.com and the Japan web site is vaio.com. Within the US, Microcenter and Amazon sometimes carry their merchandise.