Could the Vaio Z Flip laptop be worth all that money?
[SOUND] What would get you to pay $1800 for a laptop?
It'd have to be pretty special, no?
That's what the now Vaio Z is trying for.
Yes, it looks just like the old Sony Vaio flip from two years ago, but this new computer is about more than a neat folding touch screen.
How much power do you think a computer company can cram into a computer this thin and light?
I was impressed when I found out.
Underneath this sleek aluminum keyboard deck is one of the most powerful processors you can find inside a laptop.
Where most thin laptops have a 15 watt CPU that runs at about 2 GHz, The VAIO has a 3.3 gigahertz, 28 watt chip.
That's the same class of CPU you'll find inside Apple's 13-inch MacBook Pro, only that machine is notably thicker and a half pound heavier.
Then there's all the little touches that VAIO includes to make this feel like a premium PC.
I really like the new quiet keyboard which has a smudge free coating that resists my finger prints.
The Vio Z doesn't fuss around with tiny hard to use sockets.
You get full size HDMI, USB, and a nice deep SD card slot.
Every Vio Z also comes with a VGA adaptor.
Plus a stylus pen for taking handwritten notes and making annotations on the touch screen.
1800 bucks is a heck of a lot of money for a laptop.
I can't afford one myself, but the VAIO Z does have features you won't find anywhere else.
Razer Blade Stealth sneaks in an end-of-year update
A leather-clad laptop to make your MacBook jealous
The MacBook Air wants to be the laptop for everyone
Samsung Galaxy Book2 will change how and where you work
Lenovo’s Yoga Book C930 kills the keyboard for an E-Ink touchscreen
HP has a sharp new angle on 2-in-1 laptops
Get the Razer Blade look for less
HP's new leather-clad laptop brings style to the stark segment
Dell's G5 15 is one of the best entry-level gaming laptops you...