Vaio laptops are returning to India this month. The company has partnered with Nexstgo, a computer technology company with headquarters based in Hong Kong. It has acquired the licensing rights for Vaio laptops in India. This includes manufacturing, sales and as well as marketing.
Vaio, which used to be part of Sony, has become an independent firm, later on. Nexstgo, which currently handles Vaio laptops distribution in other global markets, is all set to venture in India. The first in the lot will be launching on January 15th in India through a virtual event and will be available for sale, through Flipkart India.
Vaio laptops — AMD Ryzen
The latest Flipkart teaser of Vaio suggests what to expect from the new comeback laptops in the country. The laptops claim to be slimmer than earlier iterations, which we were used to. To be precise, the Vaio laptop teaser implies that it would be weighing around 1.77kgs and measure 19.9mm in thickness. The teaser further showcases some parts on the I/O front, which include a USB A port, 3.5mm headphone jack, and microSD card reader, on one side.
Further, the Flipkart page indicates the features teased are ought to be of a 15.6-inches Vaio laptop. This means the upcoming laptop will have a significantly bigger screen and the teasers further point out that it will be powered by AMD Ryzen. This further suggests that it could be competing with other AMD Ryzen powered laptops, from Lenovo, for instance. Besides, the laptops are claimed to be featuring lightning-fast SSDs as well.
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The new Vaio laptop is scheduled to launch on January 15th at 1 PM IST. The company has begun event registrations on its website.