SOURCE: Fujitsu Computer Systems
August 14, 2007 08:00 ET
Summer Ushers in Two New Fujitsu Convertibles, Proving Smaller and Lighter Can Still Pack a Punch!
Versatile and Extraordinarily Light LifeBook Mini and Ultra-Portable Convertible Notebooks Deliver Mobility Without Compromise
SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwire - August 14, 2007) - Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation today
announced the palm-sized LifeBook(R) U810 mini and the ultra-portable
LifeBook T2010 convertible notebooks delivering unmatched mobility and
versatility with no compromises. The new notebooks are packed with the
features and capabilities mobile professionals and on-the-go consumers
demand; users will appreciate the sleek, highly functional design of these
ultimate mobile devices.
Weighing a scant 1.56 pounds with a 5.6-inch WSVGA Crystal View LED display
and a newly designed, ultra slim QWERTY keyboard, the LifeBook U810
notebook is the world's smallest tablet convertible*. Available next month,
the mini-powerhouse works the way you like, regardless of the environment.
As a standard notebook, it's easy to access mail, work on presentations, or
just surf the web. Twist the screen and the LifeBook U810 notebook is now a
handheld Tablet PC with a touch screen for finger or pen input. The
multi-function capabilities of the LifeBook U810 notebook make it ideal for
watching a movie, listening to music, viewing and editing documents,
surfing the Internet, or video conferencing and digital picture taking
using the notebook's integrated camera. And best of all, the LifeBook U810
notebook is a full function mini notebook capable of running standard
notebook applications. Once back at the office or at home, simply dock the
notebook into the docking station and use an external display and keyboard
to deliver a true desktop experience.
The LifeBook U810 notebook is equipped with the energy efficient Ultra Low
Power Intel(R) A110 processor optimized specifically highly mobile devices
With a standard 4-cell battery, it delivers up to 5.5 hours(1) of computing
time. The mini convertible offers users a choice of operating systems to
meet their needs, and is available with Windows Vista(R) Home Premium,
Windows Vista(R) Business or Windows(R) XP Tablet PC Edition 2005.
For mobile professionals who desire a lightweight convertible without
sacrificing battery life or display size, the LifeBook T2010 notebook,
weighing in at approximately 3.5 pounds, is one of the lightest in its
class. It is the first convertible notebook that comes very close to the
weight of a slate tablet while maintaining exceptional battery life.
Available immediately, this stylish ultra-portable with a slim 1.3-inch
chassis features a 12.1-inch WXGA indoor/outdoor display with a
bi-directional swivel. Its LED-backlit screen provides an exceptionally
bright display for an improved visual experience even in sunlight.
The pen-enabled convertible boasts extraordinary battery life of up to 11
hours(1) with the extended battery option, or 9 hours (1) with a standard
battery. The LifeBook T2010 notebook, powered by the latest Intel(R)
Core(TM) 2 Duo Ultra Low Voltage U7600 Processor offers a choice of Windows
Vista Business or Windows XP Tablet PC Edition 2005. A spill-resistant
keyboard adds extra protection against accidents.
"The LifeBook U810 and LifeBook T2010 convertibles are the latest additions
to the innovative line of Fujitsu convertibles ushering in the new
generation of lightweight devices that offer exceptional mobility and
extended computing time," said Paul Moore, senior director of mobile
product marketing, Fujitsu Computer Systems. "The LifeBook U810 notebook
hits the mark for on-the-go workforces and prosumers who appreciate the
mobile aspects of a PDA, but need the power and compatibility of a
notebook. And for customers who love our best-selling LifeBook T4220
convertible notebook with a modular bay, but would like a lighter 1-spindle
version with longer battery life. The wait is over with the introduction of
the LifeBook T2010 notebook."
Both the LifeBook U810 and LifeBook T2010 notebooks comply with the new
Energy Star(R) version 4.0 guidelines. The environmentally friendly
notebooks are packed with a suite of advanced security features to
safeguard information including Trusted Platform Module support and
two-level BIO lock, along with a fingerprint sensor for encrypting
sensitive files with a finger swipe. The LifeBook T2010 notebook also
offers an embedded Smart Card slot. Internet connectivity is easy via
built-in Wireless LAN, LAN and Bluetooth(R) connections.
Price and Availability
The LifeBook U810 notebook, available in September 2007, is priced starting
at $999(2). The LifeBook T2010 notebook, priced starting at $1,599(2) is
immediately available through the Fujitsu direct sales force, website,
channel partners and select retail outlets(3). 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
Service and Support
The LifeBook U810 notebook and the LifeBook T2010 notebook are backed by a
one- or three-year International Limited Warranty for U.S. and Canadian
customers. The International Limited Warranty(4) includes technical support
24 hours a day, seven days a week(5), 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
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.
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
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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
* As of May 16, 2007, according to Fujitsu investigations
(1) Battery life estimates reflect the results of BAPCo MobileMark2005
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) Certain retailers will only offer select models.
(4) Subject to International Limited Warranty terms and conditions.
(5) 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