SOURCE: Fujitsu Computer Systems

January 07, 2008 10:05 ET

Fujitsu Announces Three Commercial and Consumer Notebooks Powered by the New 45nm Hi-k Intel® Core™2 Duo Mobile Processors

LifeBook A6120, LifeBook N6470 and LifeBook E8410 Notebooks Enhanced With Faster Processor Performance, Improved Graphics and Extended Battery Life

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - January 7, 2008) - 2008 International CES -- Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation today introduced the LifeBook(R) A6120, LifeBook N6470 and LifeBook E8410 desktop alternatives, among the first notebooks powered by the line of next-generation 45nm Hi-k Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo mobile processors. All three notebooks, with improvements in performance, graphics, and battery life, debuted at 2008 International CES in Fujitsu Booth #13244, Las Vegas Convention Center Central Hall.

The Lifebook N6470 notebook, which replaces the LifeBook N6460, is a performance-driven full-sized desktop replacement notebook equipped with a 17-inch wide display and packed with advanced multimedia features. The new LifeBook A6120 notebook offers a host of multimedia features and a 15.4-inch wide high-contrast Crystal View LCD that delivers brighter images and richer colors. The LifeBook E8410 notebook, the flagship of the Fujitsu corporate desktop replacement portfolio, offers a 15.4-inch widescreen display, top-notch performance and ironclad security. All three notebooks offer renowned Fujitsu reliability. The LifeBook E8410 notebook will be available next week, while the LifeBook N6460 and LifeBook A6110 will be available on February 1.

"With key improvements in performance, graphics and energy efficiency, Intel(R) Centrino(R) featuring the new Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo mobile processors have addressed three of the most important areas for mobile users," said Paul Moore, senior director of mobile product marketing, Fujitsu Computer Systems. "The three new Fujitsu systems, which feature the next-generation Intel(R) processor technology, allow Fujitsu customers to kick it up a notch while conserving battery power. This CPU and the Fujitsu Mobile platform are a great fit."

"Fujitsu and Intel continue technology innovation to improve the computing experience for an increasingly mobile world," said Karen Regis, marketing manager, Mobile Products Group, Intel Corporation. "Fujitsu will be among the first vendors to incorporate the next-generation of Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo processors, demonstrating its ongoing commitment to mobile computing."

LifeBook N6470 notebook, cornerstone of the Fujitsu consumer portfolio

Benefiting from new 3D graphics features and new HD playback capabilities delivered by Intel(R) Centrino(R) featuring the new Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo T9500 processor, the LifeBook N6470 notebook offers a spectacular multimedia experience. The large 17-inch Color Enhanced Crystal View display features the Fujitsu Visual Optimizer, a special image processing subsystem that amplifies video from any source for unsurpassed sharpness and offers genuine color realization for perfect color matches. Coupled with Blu-ray(TM) player support, the LifeBook N6470 notebook delivers a sensational visual experience. A built-in stereo sound system, complete with a subwoofer, offers equally impressive audio quality. Advanced graphics performance and responsiveness are delivered by the high-speed ATI Mobile(TM) Radeon(R) HD2600 graphics processor. The LifeBook N6470 notebook has abundant storage capacity with a bump up in storage to a 600GB hard disk drive offering the largest capacity in the industry.

LifeBook E8410 Notebook, flagship of the Fujitsu corporate desktop replacement line

Renowned for its reliability, outstanding performance and ironclad security, the LifeBook E8410 corporate powerhouse notebook gets a performance boost with the new Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo T8100 or T9300 processor. An optional NVIDIA(R) GeForce(R) 8400M G video graphics card provides the horsepower to build and display compelling visual communications with rich multimedia. The durable and lightweight LifeBook E8410 notebook features magnesium-alloy casing, spill-resistant keyboard, and Fujitsu Shock Sensor hard drive protection system. An optional built-in camera is ideal for video conferencing. The LifeBook E8410 offers a combination of physical hardware and software security solutions to provide the highest levels of mobile computer protection.

LifeBook A6120 Notebook, computing power for entertainment and business tasks

With a host of the latest multimedia features, a 15.4-inch wide high-contrast Crystal View LCD that delivers brighter images and richer colors, a variety of security options, and the new Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo T8100 or T8300 processor, the LifeBook A6120 notebook delivers the computing power needed for entertainment and business tasks. The LifeBook A6120 notebook offers exceptional durability with Fujitsu Intelligent Shock Sensor technology safeguarding the hard drive from accidental bumps, vibrations and drops, and a spill-resistant keyboard protecting against accidental spills. An optional built-in camera and digital microphone make it easy to take still pictures, capture video and enjoy videoconferencing.

Price and Availability

The LifeBook E8410 notebook, available next week, is priced starting at $1,399(1). The LifeBook N6470 notebook, available in February, is priced starting at 1,499(1). The LifeBook A6120 notebook, available in February, is priced starting at 1,249(1). All three notebooks are available through the Fujitsu direct sales force, website, channel partners and select retail outlets(2). Users can choose from a recommended configuration, or they can customize their system using the Fujitsu Configure To Order (CTO) program. See http://www.computers.us.fujitsu.com/store/index.shtml for further information.

Service and Support

The LifeBook E8410, LifeBook N6470 and LifeBook A6120 notebooks are backed by a one- or three-year International Limited Warranty for U.S. and Canadian customers. The International Limited Warranty(3) includes technical support 24 hours a day, seven days a week(4), and unlimited online chat support. In addition, Fujitsu offers other warranty plans designed to meet the unique needs of mobile users. See http://us.fujitsu.com/computers for further information.

About Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation

Headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif., Fujitsu Computer Systems is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702) committed to the design, development and delivery of advanced computer systems, application infrastructure software products, and managed services for the business enterprise. Through its TRIOLE(R) strategy, the company offers a complete line of scalable and reliable servers, storage and middleware solutions, high-performance mobile and client computers, as well as professional services. Fujitsu Computer Systems has established itself as a strategic solutions provider to the world's leading organizations by offering technology innovation, customer choice, exceptional product quality and reliability, as well as outstanding customer service. See http://us.fujitsu.com/computers for further information.

About Fujitsu

Fujitsu is a leading provider of customer-focused IT and communications solutions for the global marketplace. Pace-setting device technologies, highly reliable computing and communications products, and a worldwide corps of systems and services experts uniquely position Fujitsu to deliver comprehensive solutions that create infinite possibilities for its customers' success. Headquartered in Tokyo, Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702) reported consolidated revenues of 5.1 trillion yen (US$43.2 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2007. For more information, please see: http://www.fujitsu.com/

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The statements provided herein are for informational purposes only and may be amended or altered by Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation without notice or liability. Product description data represents Fujitsu design objectives and is provided for comparative purposes; actual results may vary based on a variety of factors. Specifications are subject to change without notice.

(1) Pricing may change without notice.

(2) Certain retailers will only offer select models.

(3) Subject to International Limited Warranty terms and conditions.

(4) Service and warranty repairs turnaround time may vary by country and product. Support 24 hours a day, seven days a week applies to the U.S. and Canada only. Subject to International Limited Warranty terms and conditions.

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