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Sony Vaio SV-T1312V1ES


Sony Vaio SV-T1312V1ES
Sony Vaio SV-T1312V1ES (Vaio SV-T Series)
Intel Core i5-3317U 2 x 1.7 - 2.6 GHz, Ivy Bridge
Graphics adapter
Intel HD Graphics 4000, Core: 1050 MHz, Memory: 800 MHz
4096 MB 
, single channel, 4 GB onboard, one slot empty
13.30 inch 16:9, 1366 x 768 pixel, multi-touch, capacitive, CMN N133BGE-LB1, TN LED, glossy: yes
Intel HM76 (Panther Point)
ADATA AXM14S3-128GM-B, 128 GB 
Conexant Cx20584 High Definition Audio-Controller
1 USB 2.0, 1 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 VGA, 1 HDMI, Audio Connections: headphone out, Card Reader: SD, MSPro, MSProDuo, 2.5 inch SATA slot empty
Realtek PCIe GBE Family Controller (10/100/1000MBit/s), Atheros AR9485WB-EG Wireless Network Adapter (b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4), Bluetooth 4.0 + HS
height x width x depth (in mm): 18 x 323 x 226 ( = 0.71 x 12.72 x 8.9 in)
45 Wh Lithium-Ion, VGB-BPS30 11.1 V 4050 mAh
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 8 64 Bit
Webcam: 1.31 Megapixel
Additional features
Speakers: stereo, Keyboard Light: no, McAfee Internet Security (30 day), McAfee Parental Controls, Intel Anti-Theft Service (90 day), Vaio Transfer Support, Update, Care, PlayMemories Home, VAIO Gate, Message Center, 12 Months Warranty
1.612 kg ( = 56.86 oz / 3.55 pounds), Power Supply: 202 g ( = 7.13 oz / 0.45 pounds)
799 Euro



Average Score: 85.75% - good
Average of 4 scores (from 6 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 83%, features: 58%, display: 51% mobility: 82%, workmanship: 77%, ergonomy: 74%, emissions: 87%

Reviews for the Sony Vaio SV-T1312V1ES

85% Review Sony Vaio T13 SVT1312V1ES Ultrabook | Notebookcheck
Touch-book. Sony is affordable. A real SSD, high-end aluminum chassis and touchscreen for 885 Euros (~$1164). A premium Vaio for little money?
85% 6 IT- und Consumer-Electronics-Produkte
Source: - 6/13 German
Comparison, , Length Unknown, Date: 05/01/2013
Rating: Total score: 85%
85% Windows 8 - Touch & gut?
Source: Comuterbild Spiele - 5/13 German
Review Type Unknown, , Length Unknown, Date: 03/01/2013
Rating: Total score: 85% performance: 87% features: 79% mobility: 90% ergonomy: 90%
Aufrüstung – 13-Zoll-Ultrabook mit Touchscreen für Windows 8
Source: Notebookjournal German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/21/2012
Rating: performance: 70% features: 30% display: 30% mobility: 50% workmanship: 60% ergonomy: 30%
88% Auf der Ziellinie gestolpert
Source: Notebookinfo German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/14/2012
Rating: Total score: 88% performance: 95% display: 60% mobility: 95% ergonomy: 92% emissions: 88%
Sony VAIO T13 Ultrabook újra, ezúttal Windows 8-cal
Source: HU→EN
Positive: Magnesium-looking case; can be easily expanded; quiet and efficient cooling. Negative: Only 2 USB ports; monitor brightness is weak; touch screen makes it a bit expensive.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/14/2012
Sony VAIO T13 - klasika s dotykovým displejem
Source: CZ→EN
Positive: Quality mechanical processing; full equipment. Negative: Frequent the fan; no backlit keyboard.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/20/2012


Intel HD Graphics 4000: Processor graphics card in the high end Ivy Bridge models. Offers a different clock speed in the different CPU models (ULV to desktop quad core) and therefore a different performance.

Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

3317U: Ivy-Bridge-based ULV-CPU in Q2 2012. Offers a core clock of 1.7 - 2.6 GHz and an HD 4000 GPU (350 - 1050 MHz). The TDP is rated at 17 W.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


Above all, this display size is used for subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles. For all three types, this size is quite large. The biggest variety of subnotebooks is represented with this size.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

1.612 kg:

This weight is typical for very big tablets, subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 11-13 inch display-diagonal.

Sony: Sony Corporation is a multinational conglomerate corporation headquartered in Japan. Sony is one of the leading manufacturers of electronics, video, communications, video game consoles, and information technology products for the consumer and professional markets. Its name is derived from sonus, the Latin word for sound. The company was founded 1946 with another name and renamed in 1958. Sony Corporation is the electronics business unit and the parent company of the Sony Group, which is engaged in business through its five operating segments—electronics, games, entertainment (motion pictures and music), financial services and other. Sony is a notebook manufacturer of medium size according international market shares.

From 2014, Sony has reduced the production of Vaio laptops and finally discontinued them. Sony is still present in the smartphone and tablet market, yet not among the Top 5 manufacturers.

85.75%: This is a good rating above average. Nevertheless you should not forget, that 10-15% of all notebook-models get a better rating.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.


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Stefan Hinum, 2012-11-20 (Update: 2012-11-20)