Say hello to the touchscreen, the mobile All-in-One PC that does what you want
and goes where you need it. Surf the web, draw, play games, watch movies or
balance your budget from any room. With a stunning 20-inch screen and the
ability to interact with multiple users, this touch performer not only does
it all, it does it anywhere.
|20” touchscreen display.||Built-in battery.||Multi-position PC.|
The VAIO Tap 20 features exceptional picture quality and a capacitive touchscreen. The 20” 1600 x 900 touchscreen LCD is equipped with IPS (in-plane switching) technology so you can enjoy a crisp image from any viewing angle. Backed by Sony TV technology, the Mobile BRAVIA® Engine 2 adds sharpness filters and noise reduction to display rich, beautiful content on your VAIO Tap.
Equipped with a built-in battery, for cord-free convenience, the VAIO Tap 20 easily moves from home office to couch for the enjoyment of all. Simply pick it up and carry it room to room without having to worry about shutting down and re-booting. Perfect for when you want to bring the VAIO Tap to the garage to watch a how-to clip on car repair or when you need it in the kitchen to follow your favorite on-line recipe.
The multi-position stand lets you tilt the VAIO Tap to achieve the ideal angle for any activity. From an upright position, just push down gently on the PC until the position is perfect for you. Lay it flat to play board games or prop it up to read. You can even hold it in your lap while sitting on the sofa while surfing the web.
entertainment quality. Explore the full range of features and options below.
| Never Shut Down |
Whether you're done for the day or just stepping out for a latte, there's rarely a reason to power down your VAIO Tap. Featuring Sony's Rapid Wake technology, simple enter into energy-saving sleep mode that helps keep data safe and secure. Battery drain is minimal, so your PC can star asleep for days10. Want to rouse it from slumber? Press the power button and get back to business in about 2 seconds.
Near Field communcations
Easily exchange messages, photos, MP3 files, and URLS from one NFC (Near Field Communication) enabled device to another by simply tapping on the touch icon. It’s instant and requires zero setup. Switch from listening to music on your VAIO PC to your compatible headphones by touching the headphones to the VAIO Tap 20. Or if you want to see the same website on your PC from your Sony Xperia™ smartphone, just touch the mark and watch it on a larger screen.
Family Paint™ software
Designed for kids to paint, draw, and express themselves artistically. Family Paint™ software provides comprehensive drawing tools including size-adjustable colored pencils, crayons, markers, stamps and an eraser. On the VAIO® Tap, you can choose a split screen so more than one person can join in the fun. With 10 point capacitive touch, kids can apply all the tools directly on the screen with two hands as if they're painting or drawing on the real canvas.
| Fingertapps™ Organizer |
This is not your ordinary calendar or message board. This unique app lets you post voice messages, photos, drawings, and video messages online to help the whole family stay organized and aware of everyone’s schedule. Get creative and add your favorite team’s logo on game days, or record a happy birthday song to play on your kid's birthday, or post a photo of your vacation destination on the days you will be gone.
The built-in HD web camera features a Sony Exmor® R image sensor which helps guarantee a crisp, bright picture - even in dimly-lit rooms. The webcam is perfect for snapping self-portraits, video conferencing with a client or catching up with your friends. You can even use the camera and a few simple hand gestures to take command of your computer thanks to VAIO Gesture Control.
PlayMemories Home™ software
Uniquely smart and easy-to-use, PlayMemories Home™ software makes organizing, editing and sharing your photos and videos a cinch. Instantly import and sort your content by event or date. Then transform your favorites from ordinary to extraordinary with intuitive adjustments and stunning filters. You can even create heartwarming slide-shows complete with transitions and soundtracks in 3 simple steps. Finally, share your picks privately with family and friends or on popular social networking sites like Facebook® and YouTube™. PlayMemories Online™ service can even securely store your content in the cloud allowing virtually all of your devices to access it anytime, anyplace.
| PC tune-ups and maintenance |
With the newest version of VAIO Care™ software you get an easy-to-use tool that lets you tune up, update and troubleshoot your VAIO PC. Just press the ASSIST button to effortlessly install and uninstall new software and drivers, use the visual interface to quickly identify and troubleshoot issues, create restore and recovery media, and connect with Sony phone, chat or online support when you need to talk with a Sony expert.
Support for your PC
There's nothing standard about the standard Sony limited warranty on VAIO computers. We cover parts and labor on covered repairs. And we have extensive on-line support where you can chat with an associate and access drivers, software updates, FAQs, user forums and more. Or if you prefer, you can just call us on the phone.4 We are here to help.
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Inputs and Outputs
Service and Warranty Information
Weights and Measurements
1. Available on select Intel® Core™ processors. Requires an Intel® HT Technology-enabled system. Consult your PC manufacturer. Performance will vary depending on the specific
hardware and software used. For more information including details on which processors support HT Technology, visit http://www.intel.com/info/hyperthreading.
2. Requires a system with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology. Intel® Turbo Boost Technology and Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 are only available on select Intel® processors.
Consult your PC manufacturer. Performance varies depending on hardware, software, and system configuration. For more information, visit http://www.intel.com/go/turbo.
3. Based on Sony engineering. Actual performance may vary considerably based on hardware configuration, software, power management settings, environmental conditions,
wireless connectivity and other factors. Maximum battery capacity will normally decrease with time and use.
4. For some third party software, Sony provides initial support. Additional support may be available from the applicable vendor. Availability may vary by vendor.
5. Availability may be limited. See limited warranty for details.
6. GHz denotes maximum microprocessor internal clock speed and may vary based on application.
7. 1 GB = one billion bytes. Actual formatted capacity will be less.
8. Not all models applicable. Registration required. See www.sony.com/IRSP for details.
9. Allocation of system memory to graphics varies depending on operating condition, version of device driver and total system memory size.
10. For some third party software, Sony provides initial support. Additional support may be available from the applicable vendor. Availability may vary by vendor.
11. Based on Sony engineering. Actual performance may vary considerably based on hardware configuration, software, power management settings, environmental
conditions, wireless connectivity and other factors. Maximum battery capacity will normally decrease with time and use.
12. Kaspersky Internet Security 30-day subscription is pre-installed on your Sony VAIO PC. You need to activate the software for the product to work. After your 30-days are
finished, buy Kaspersky Internet Security to continue to be protected from cybercriminals, identify theft, viruses, and other threats.
13. No system can provide absolute security under all conditions. Requires an enabled chipset, BIOS, firmware, and software, and a subscription with a capable service provider.
Consult your system manufacturer and service provider for availability and functionality. Intel assumes no liability for lost or stolen data and/or systems or any other
damages resulting thereof. For more information, visit http://www.intel.com/go/anti-theft.
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