IRVINE, Calif. and LAS VEGAS, Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- VIZIO revealed today the latest addition to its family of premium PCs with the VIZIO 11.6" Tablet PC featuring Windows 8. Designed to provide a fully-functional desktop Windows 8 experience, the 11.6" Tablet PC offers the flexibility and versatility of a mobile device, while challenging the very notion of what a traditional tablet can do. VIZIO will be showcasing the 11.6" Tablet PC at the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, NV, January 7-11, 2013 at the Wynn Hotel, by appointment.
Equipped with a Full HD 1080p capacitive touchscreen with support for 10-finger multi-touch gestures and expansive 64GB onboard SSD storage, the 11.6" Tablet PC is powered by AMD's Z-60 APU processor with Radeon™ HD graphics, enabling consumers to tackle work tasks with stellar performance and reliability, while delivering rich HD video for a one-of-a-kind, tablet-based entertainment experience."We built a tablet PC with Windows 8 that truly allows consumers to accomplish any task while being mobile," said Matt McRae, Chief Technology Officer, VIZIO. "We are excited to work together with AMD to bring consumers a Tablet PC with the Windows experience that also delivers exceptional visuals using AMD's expertise in superior graphics processing." Collaborating with AMD for the first time, VIZIO incorporated AMD's most premium, high performing component designed for tablets into the 11.6" Tablet PC. "We couldn't be more pleased to partner with VIZIO around this release," said Steve Belt, corporate vice president of ultra-low power products, AMD. "Armed with our Z-60 APU with Radeon HD graphics, VIZIO's consumers should be prepared to encounter a high-performing tablet with an entertainment experience like no other." As with its entire PC line-up, VIZIO went above and beyond to craft an incomparable look and feel for the 11.6" Tablet PC. At less than 0.4" thin, the 11.6" Tablet PC weighs in at an ultra-light 1.8 lbs. A feat of engineering made all the more remarkable considering the ample space for work and entertainment provided by its 11.6" touchscreen. Adding to the iconic design, VIZIO uses a machined aluminum frame and soft-touch rear panel to create a premium mobility devices designed to turn heads.