VAIO computers are now for sale again

Posted Jul 1, 2014

The VAIO PC brand is back! Sony sold the VAIO brand to investment fund Japan Industrial Partners. At that time, Sony said it was planning to concentrate on smartphones and tablets due to a drop in the PC market. The Sony-Japan Industrial deal was set to close in July. Now the new VAIO Corporation is selling VAIO Fit and VAIO Pro computers in Japan. The PCs are selling without Sony branding, but they are being offered through Sony’s online store. The new VAIO company will have no more than 240 employees. VAIO Corporation was officially founded on today and Sony has a 5% stake. It is unknown whether it was expand outside of Japan as of yet.
[Source: TheVerge]