SOURCE: Fujitsu Computer Systems

November 06, 2007 08:00 ET

Thin-and-Light 14-Inch Widescreen LifeBook S7211 Notebook Delivers the Latest Mobile Technology With Fujitsu Reliability Starting at $899 CAD

MISSISSAUGA, ON--(Marketwire - November 6, 2007) - Fujitsu Canada, Inc. today introduced the LifeBook(R) S7211 notebook, a 5.2 pound powerhouse with a modular bay, offering cost-conscious small and medium size businesses an easy way to stay on budget without compromising performance or reliability.

Priced starting at $899 CAD, the LifeBook S7211 notebook equipped with a 14-inch widescreen WXGA Crystal View display offers the latest mobile technology including the high-speed Intel(R) Core(TM) 2 processor delivering the computing power for the most demanding business applications.

The LifeBook S7211 notebook offers a variety of features generally not offered at the sub-$900 price point including a modular bay that fits a variety of devices including optical drives, and an additional battery for up to 6.5 hours(1) of computing time or a weight-saver insert.

"With the LifeBook S7211 notebook, Fujitsu delivers a high-quality thin-and-light notebook at a reasonable price," said Paul Moore, senior director of mobile product marketing, Fujitsu Computer Systems. "For small and medium businesses with a close eye on budget, the LifeBook S7211 notebook provides the performance they desire, a feature set that meets their business requirements and the reliability that is essential."

Fujitsu has established itself as the clear Wintel laptop leader for reliability and customer satisfaction, according to PC Magazine's 20th annual Reader Satisfaction Survey. For the fourth year in a row, Fujitsu scored significantly better than average in overall satisfaction, reliability, and likelihood of recommending, and this year received the highest scores in these categories of any Wintel notebook manufacturer.

With a spill-resistant keyboard, the LifeBook S7211 notebook keeps productivity up and failures down. An integrated webcam centered above the display and stereo microphones provide quality videoconferencing for distance learning or training. Connectivity is superior with the Atheros Super AG(R) 802.11a/b/g WLAN offering up to 108 Mbps transfer rate when connected with Super AG-routers or gateways.

Price and Availability

The LifeBook S7211 notebook, priced starting at $899(2) is available in November through the Fujitsu website and channel partners. See www.fujitsu.ca for further information.

Service and Support

The LifeBook S7211 notebook is 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 www.fujitsu.ca for further information.

About Fujitsu Canada, Inc.

Fujitsu Canada is a leading provider of computer systems, including scalable and reliable servers and full-featured wireless enabled notebooks and Tablet PCs. In addition, the company commands major market positions in document imaging scanners, hard drives, dot-matrix printers, magneto-optical drives, and keyboards. The diverse needs of data centers are an ideal fit for Fujitsu Enterprise Solutions geared for business-critical server solutions. Large enterprise business can select from a combination of hardware, software and integration services, as well as services and maintenance in support of the IT infrastructure. See: http://www.fujitsu.ca 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 open up 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. See http://www.fujitsu.com for further information.

Fujitsu, the Fujitsu logo, LifeBook and TRIOLE are trademarks or registered trademarks of Fujitsu Limited in the United States and other countries. Intel, the Intel logo and Intel Core are trademarks or registered trademarks of Intel Corporation or its subsidiaries in the United States and other countries. Microsoft, Windows, and Windows Vista are trademarks or registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. Atheros Super AG is a registered trademark and of Atheros Communications, Inc. All other trademarks and product names are the property of their respective owners.

The statements provided herein are for informational purposes only and may be amended or altered by Fujitsu Canada, Inc. 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) Battery life estimates reflect the results of BAPCo MobileMark2007 Productivity Workloads performed upon systems with battery life setting enabled on Windows(R) XP operating systems. Actual battery life will vary based on screen brightness, applications used, features selected, power management settings, battery conditioning, and other customer preferences. DVD/CD-RW, DVD Writer, LAN, wireless LAN or hard drive usage may also have a significant impact on battery life.

(2) Pricing may change without notice.

(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.

Contact Information

  • Press Contact:
    Irving Frydman
    Fujitsu Canada, Inc.
    Email Contact
    905-286-3422