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Fujitsu PC’s World’s smallest* tablet-convertible ultra-mobile PC now available in 3.5G

  • 21 January, 2008 12:55

<p><font size="2">
<font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Noted as the world’s
smallest* tablet-convertible ultra-mobile PC, Fujitsu PC has embedded 3.5G technology
into the 600-gram LifeBook U1010, a new statement in mating internet connectivity
and true mobile computing. The LifeBook U1010 3.5G provides users with the flexibility
of a hand-held, tablet or notebook, transforming the usually-dull commuting
journey into the wonder of bringing the world of the internet anywhere with
you.</font></font></p>
<p><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><strong>Sydney, Australia,
January 17, 2008</strong> – Today, Fujitsu PC Australia proudly introduces
3.5G-enabled technology to its popular LifeBook U1010, mobile companions that
break all connectivity boundaries to savour the satisfaction of being connected
wherever, whenever. Noting an upward trend towards wireless communications and
mobile computing, the Fujitsu LifeBook U1010 is the ideal choice, a sleek ultra
mobile PC packed with features meant for work and leisure. This remarkable mobile
entertainment device is the perfect personal companion for professionals on
the go who demand to be always connected.</font></p>
<p><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><strong>A full-featured
notebook weighing 600 grams</strong><br/>
Staying true to Fujitsu’s thin and lightweight motto, the LifeBook U1010
weighs just over 600 grams, thanks to its high density mounting technology and
lightweight, 5.9” LCD screen. It comes with a custom designed, lightweight
aluminum plated QWERTY keyboard, which does not add to the device’s weight
or thickness. The U1010, world’s smallest* in its class, yet works as
a full functioning notebook computer, Tablet PC, mobile digital media player
with 3.5G speeds internet access!</font></p>
<p><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><strong>Technology jam packed
into a 5.9” LCD Screen</strong><br/>
Amazingly, Fujitsu PC has packed into the petite 5.9” with a host of technical
delights. The screen packs twin 3.5G aerials to connect to HSDPA networks. Unique
to the UMPC market is the appreciation of the swiveling screen giving users
the flexibility of using the LifeBook U1010 like a hand-held, tablet or notebook
PC. To top things off, it has a Palm Resistance touch screen that allows your
fingers or stylus to do the surfing and browsing.</font></p>
<p><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">“Fujitsu is a company
that constantly redefines the boundaries of technology. Releasing the LifeBook
U1010 3.5G to kickstart 2008, we are placing ourselves as the leader in true
mobile computing. The LifeBook U1010 is a product that creates wonders for our
customers, allowing them to combine the serious side of work and quickly switch
into leisure mode while on the go using just one device.” says Mr David
Niu, Senior Product Manager, Fujitsu PC Australia.</font></p>
<p><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">___________________________________<br/>
<font size="1">*As of 16 May 2007, according to Fujitsu’s investigations.</font></font></p>
<p><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><strong>Product, Pricing
and Warranty Summary</strong><br/>
Vendor: Fujitsu PC Australia<br/>
Model: LifeBook U1010 3.5G<br/>
Recommended Retail Price: A$1,999<br/>
Website: <a href="http://www.lifebook.com.au">www.lifebook.com.au</a><br/>
Sales Hotline: 1800 288 283<br/>
Warranty - 2 year National Wide Pick Up and Return warranty. Parts and labour
inclusive.</font></p>
<p>
</p><table border="1" bordercolor="#CCCCCC" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="100%">
<tr bgcolor="#000066">
<td colspan="2"><div align="center"><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"> </font><font color="#FFFFFF" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><strong>Specifications
of LifeBook U1010 (3.5G)</strong></font></div></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td width="157"><font color="#000000" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Platform</font></td>
<td width="862"><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Intel®
Ultra Mobile platform 2007 <br/>
- Intel® processor A110 (800MHz, 512KB L2 cache, 400MHz FSB) <br/>
- Intel® 945GU Express Chipset <br/>
- Intel® ICH7U I/O Controller Hub</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font color="#000000" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Operating
System</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Genuine Windows Vista®
Business</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font color="#000000" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Display</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">5.6-inch SuperFine
WSVGA, 1024 x 600 pixels, Passive Touch Panel</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font color="#000000" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Memory</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">1GB DDR2 400MHz</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font color="#000000" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Hard
Disk</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">40GB</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Bluetooth®<br/>
</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">v2.0</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font color="#000000" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Battery</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Up to 3.0hrs 1 (2-cell
Li-ion 2600mAh)</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font color="#000000" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Weight</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Approx. 0.63kg</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td bgcolor="#000066" colspan="2"><div align="center"><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"> </font><font color="#FFFFFF" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><strong>Detailed
Specifications</strong></font></div></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font color="#000000" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Hard
Disk Drive</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">1.8-inch PATA Ultra
DMA 100 (4200rpm), S.M.A.R.T. support, Two Partitions - 50/506</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font color="#000000" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Graphics</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Integrated Intel®
Graphics with 3D Accelerator</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">High Definition (HD)
Audio</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">RealTek ALC262 HD audio
codec with built-in digital microphone</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font color="#000000" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Communication</font><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><br/>
</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Bluetooth® v2.0,
Realtek 8101L 100Base Ethernet, Super AG™3 wireless connection with
dual antenna and Integrated Camera 0.3 Mega Pixel</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font color="#000000" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">User
Interface</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Keyboard with Glide
Point: 56=key, 14mm key pitch, 1.3mm key stroke<br/>
Fingerprint Sensor with vertical scroll functions</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font color="#000000" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Card
Slots</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">1 x Type I/II CF Card
slot<br/>
1 x Secure Digital (SD) Card Reader</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font color="#000000" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Connector
Interface</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">USB 2.0 x 5, VGA (external
display), RJ45 (LAN), RJ11 (modem), IEEE1394, S-Video out, HD Audio-in,
HD Audio-out, HDMI Video out, Power Adapter DC-in</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font color="#000000" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"> 3.5G
8</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Embedded 3.5G (HSDPA)
WWAN connectivity with dual antenna. Up to 3.6Mbps9 download link. <br/>
- Supports tri-band UMTS (HSDPA): 850, 1900, and 2100MHz <br/>
- Supports quadband EDGE/GPRS/GSM: 850/900/1800/1900MHz</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Quick Launch Panel<br/>
</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Two programmable application
buttons, two programmable up/down key buttons, one rotation button, one
CtrlAlt+Del button and one FnKey button</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Security 4</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">User and supervisor
BIOS password, Boot Sector Write Prevention, Fingerprint Sensor, Trusted
Platform Module (TPM)</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Dimensions</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">171mm (W) x 133mm (D)
x 26.5-32.0mm (H)</font></td>
</tr>
<tr bgcolor="#000066">
<td colspan="2"><div align="center"><font color="#000066" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"> </font><font color="#FFFFFF" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><strong>Bundled
Accessories</strong></font></div></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font color="#000000" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">AC
Adapter</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Input AC 100~240V,
Output DC 16V 40W</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Bundled Software<br/>
</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Microsoft Origami Experience
Pack, Acronis True Image, Softex OmniPass, Adobe Acrobat Reader, Sun Microsystems
Java Runtime, Fujitsu UpdateNavi5, Fujitsu Hardware Diagnostic, Fujitsu
Display Manager, 3G Watcher, Camera Capture Application, Microsoft Office
Professional 2007 60-day Convertible Trial7</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Software on CD</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">1 year Full Licensed
Norman Virus Control</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">VGA/LAN Adapter 2</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">External cable for
connection to RJ45 (LAN), VGA (external display)</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Carrying Case 2</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Portable Slip Case</font></td>
</tr>
<tr bgcolor="#000066">
<td colspan="2"><div align="center"><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"> </font><font color="#FFFFFF" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><strong>Optional
Accessories</strong></font></div></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Port Replicator</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Connector Interface:<br/>
USB 2.0 x 4, VGA (external display), RJ45 (LAN), Power Adapter DC-in</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Extended Battery</font></td>
<td><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">4-cells Li-Ion 5200mAh
7.2V</font></td>
</tr>
</table>
<p><strong><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Fujitsu PC Asia
Pacific</font></strong><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"> is
the Asia Pacific Regional Headquarters for PC business of Fujitsu Limited, Japan.
Its responsibilities include the marketing and sales of a wide range of personal
computers for the corporate and end-user markets in the Asia Pacific.</font></p>
<p><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><strong>Fujitsu PC Asia
Pacific</strong> pledges “Built-in Confidence” for every product
under its brand name to reassure users of product and service excellence. From
high performance components to stringent quality control and professional after-sales
service, Fujitsu stands for reliability and satisfaction.</font></p>
<p><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">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 <a href="http://www.fujitsu.com">www.fujitsu.com</a>
for further information.</font></p>
<p><strong><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">PR Contact</font></strong><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><br/>
Renato Catalan<br/>
Gap Marketing and Management Pty Ltd<br/>
Website: <a href="http://www.gapmarketing.com.au">www.gapmarketing.com.au</a></font></p>

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