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Fujitsu Expands Support for High-Speed Connectivity on Multiple Notebooks and Tablet PCs

Fujitsu Meets Massive Data Demands of Mobile Professionals and Travelers With Increased Support for AT&T HSUPA BroadbandConnect and EVDO

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/03/09 -- Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation today announced expanded support for high-speed connectivity on multiple LifeBook(R) notebooks and tablet PCs. The LifeBook T5010, T1010, P1630 and T2020 convertible Tablet PCs join the LifeBook U820 convertible mini notebook in providing built-in access to AT&T's BroadbandConnect High-Speed Uplink Packet Access (HSUPA) network. The LifeBook T5010 Tablet PC and the LifeBook E8420 notebook will support EVDO in the second quarter of 2009.

Both broadband services provide 3G performance for mobile devices. Faster download speeds deliver an optimal wireless Internet-browsing experience, while faster upload speeds make it easier for users to send large files, such as videos, photos and business documents.

News Highlights
LifeBook T5010 Convertible Tablet PC

  • New AT&T's BroadbandConnect High-Speed Uplink Packet Access (HSUPA) network available immediately.

  • New Support for EVDO in the second quarter of 2009.

  • Flagship convertible notebook features a 13.3-inch WXGA LED active digitizer-enabled backlit display with a stylus for easy pen-driven navigation.

  • Convertible form factor offers keyboard or pen input.

  • Approximately weighs 4.5 pounds with weight saver configuration.

  • Standard 6-cell battery, plus a flexible modular bay that can house a second battery, second hard drive, or optical drive.

  • Security features include Trusted Platform Module (TPM), biometric fingerprint sensor, Fujitsu Portshutter(TM) data leak prevention software, two-level BIOS and HDD password protection, support for Absolute Software's Computrace(R) computer theft recovery solution, and Smart Card slot.

  • Intel(R) Centrino(R) 2 processor technology with Intel(R) vPro(TM) technology for advanced security and remote manageability capabilities.

  • Intel(R) wireless-N or Atheros N for connection speeds up to three times faster than current 802.11g-based solutions.

  • Optional Bluetooth v2.1 and wireless WAN.

  • A spill-resistant keyboard helps guard against damage from common on-the-go spills.

  • Fujitsu Shock Sensor hard drive system helps protect the hard drive from damage during a sudden jolt or unexpected drop.

LifeBook T1010 Convertible Tablet PC

  • New AT&T's BroadbandConnect High-Speed Uplink Packet Access (HSUPA) network available immediately.

  • Delivers mobility, convenience and increased productivity with Intel(R) Core(TM) 2 Duo Technology.

  • 13.3-inch WXGA touch-sensitive display with a passive pen.

  • Convertible form factor offers keyboard, touch or pen input.

  • Weighs only 5.3 pounds with DL DVD writer.

  • Intel(R) wireless-N or Atheros N for connection speeds up to three times faster than current 802.11g-based solutions.

  • Bluetooth v2.1 and optional wireless WAN recommended configurations.

  • A spill-resistant keyboard helps guard against damage from common on-the-go spills.

  • Fujitsu Shock Sensor hard drive system helps protect the hard drive from damage during a sudden jolt or unexpected drop.

LifeBook P1630 Convertible Tablet PC

  • New AT&T's BroadbandConnect High-Speed Uplink Packet Access (HSUPA) network available immediately.

  • Compact convertible Tablet PC, weighing only 2.2 pounds with an 8.9-inch WXGA touch-sensitive widescreen display with a high contrast ratio and exceptional viewing angle.

  • Convertible form factor offers keyboard, touch or pen input.

  • Intel(R) Core(TM) 2 Duo processor ultra low voltage SU9300 (1.20 GHz, 3 MB L2 cache, 800 MHz FSB).

  • Multinational 56K V.92 modem and Gigabit Ethernet LAN.

  • Choice of Intel(R) Wireless Wi-Fi Link 5300AGN (802.11a/b/g/draft-n) or Atheros or XSPAN(R) WLAN (802.11a/b/g/draft-n).

  • Optional built-in Bluetooth wireless, digital microphone and webcam.

  • Top and bottom magnesium-alloy exterior for extra durability.

  • Advanced security with Fujitsu Portshutter(TM) data-leak-prevention software, and built-in biometric fingerprint swipe with pre-boot authentication (PBA).

  • Up to 6.15 hours(1) with the high-capacity battery option.

LifeBook T2020 Convertible Tablet PC

  • New AT&T's BroadbandConnect High-Speed Uplink Packet Access (HSUPA) network will be available on February 17, 2009.

  • One of the lightest 12-inch wide tablet PCs on the market, weighing in at just 3.5 pounds with a slim 1.3-inch chassis and brilliant 12.1-inch widescreen WXGA LED back-lit display with active digitizer and indoor or indoor/outdoor options.

  • Up to 11 hours of battery life(1) with an optional high-capacity 9-cell battery.

  • Intel(R) Core(TM) 2 Duo processor.

  • Intel(R) Wi-Fi link 5300AGN (3x3) delivers up to 450 Mbps of bandwidth.

  • Built-in Bluetooth wireless, and digital microphone with noise cancellation.

  • Security features include integrated biometric fingerprint sensor with pre-boot authentication functionality, embedded TPM, dedicated SmartCard slot and Fujitsu Security Application Panel.

  • A spill-resistant keyboard helps guard against damage from common on-the-go spills.

  • Optional port replicator with dual-layer multi-format DVD-RW.

LifeBook E8420 Notebook

  • New Support for EVDO in the second quarter of 2009.

  • Designed for mobile professionals who value cutting-edge technology and comprehensive security features.

  • Powered by the Intel(R) Core(TM) 2 Duo processor with Intel(R) vPro(TM) on select configurations.

  • 15.4-inch Crystal View WXGA display or optional WSXGA+ anti-glare display.

  • Integrated Intel(R) Graphics Media Accelerator 4500MHD or optional NVIDIA(R) GeForce(R) 9300M GS with total available graphics memory of 256MB.

  • Modular dual-layer multi-format DVD writer.

  • Integrated multinational 56K V.92 modem and 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet LAN.

  • Integrated Intel(R) Wireless Wi-Fi Link 5300 (802.11a/b/g/draft-n).

  • Built-in webcam and optional Bluetooth wireless.

  • Security features include integrated biometric fingerprint sensor, embedded TPM, dedicated Smart Card slot and Fujitsu Security Application Panel.

  • A spill-resistant keyboard helps guard against damage from common on-the-go spills.

Quotes
Paul Moore, Senior Director of Mobile Product Management, Fujitsu Computer Systems
"For mobile professionals and travelers, a fast data connection has become increasingly vital to ensuring productivity and immediate access to the information they need. Fujitsu will continue to add support for popular broadband services across our product line to ensure our customers have the ability to choose the right solution to meet their needs."

Product Photos
LifeBook T5010 Lo-Res Photos and Hi-Res Photos
LifeBook T1010 Lo-Res Photos and Hi-Res Photos
LifeBook P1630 Lo-Res Photos and Hi-Res Photos
LifeBook T2020 Lo-Res Photos and Hi-Res Photos
LifeBook E8420 Lo-Res Photos and Hi-Res Photos

Related Links
LifeBook Notebooks
Fujitsu Awards and Reviews

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 IT-based business solutions for the global marketplace. With approximately 160,000 employees supporting customers in 70 countries, Fujitsu combines a worldwide corps of systems and services experts with highly reliable computing and communications products and advanced microelectronics to deliver added value to customers. Headquartered in Tokyo, Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702) reported consolidated revenues of 5.3 trillion yen (US$53 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2008. For more information, please see: www.fujitsu.com.

Fujitsu, the Fujitsu logo, LifeBook, Portshutter and TRIOLE are trademarks or registered trademarks of Fujitsu Limited in the United States and other countries. Atheros, the Atheros logo and XSPAN are registered trademarks of Atheros Communications. Computrace is a trademark or registered trademark of Absolute Software Corporation in the United States and other countries. Intel, the Intel logo, Centrino, Intel Core and Intel vPro 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. NVIDIA, the NVIDIA logo and GeForce are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of NVIDIA Corporation in the United States and other countries. 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 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) Battery life estimates reflect the results of BAPCo MobileMark2007 Productivity Workloads performed upon systems with maximum battery life settings enabled, utilizing the optional SSD drive. Actual battery life will vary based on hardware options installed, 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.

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