Technology.am (Oct. 9, 2009) — Sony introduced its new touch-enabled, multi-media machine— the VAIO® L Touch HD PC/TV. It will start at about $1,300.
The L Series is the ultimate multi-media hub— it’s your PC, HDTV and DVR in one compact, stylish device,” said Mike Abary, senior vice president of the VAIO business group at Sony. “And with cutting-edge features such as multi-touch, it’s ideal for media lovers who appreciate HD performance and cutting-edge technology.
The unit is equipped with a 24-inch (diagonal) WUXGA (1920×1080) widescreen panel, a Blu-ray Disc™ optical drive, a rewritable BD drive for recording, storing and playing back personal content on high-capacity BD media is also available.
The unit also includes a built-in tuner so you can connect to your digital cable TV service and Over-The-Air (ATSC) HD TV signals (antenna required) and watch television on your PC.
An optional HDMI™ input is available, so in addition to the unit’s built-in HD features you can connect a compatible HD cable box, satellite receiver or PLAYSTATION®3 (all sold separately) via a single cable and enjoy HD entertainment without powering on the PC.
And with built-in DVR capabilities and up to a terabyte of storage, you can create a personal entertainment library with up to 100 hours of HD television.
By utilizing built-in wireless 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi technology and your wireless router, you can position the model virtually anywhere in your home and access the Internet, email or home network.