Fujitsu announces 500GB 2.5″ HDD

fujitsu-500gb_hard_diskFujitsu announced 5400RPM SATA drive. According to the manufacturer, the new hard drive is rated at an idle power consumption of 0.5 watts; in stand-by mode, the drive consumes about 0.13 watts.The  drives include improved resistance to drops and other physical shocks, as well as 27% faster internal transfer rates. No pricing has been announced for the drives, which will be availablein the first quarter of 2009.

Fujitsu LifeBook P1630 8.9-inch tablet PC

Fujitsu have updated their ultraportable convertible Tablet PC range with the new LifeBook P1630 .Starting at 2.2 pounds, the LifeBook P1630 features the Intel Core 2 Duo SU9300 Ultra Low Voltage processor at 1.2GHz, up to 2GB of DDR2 memory. Other specs include a 1.3-megapixel webcam, fingerprint scanner, gigabit ethernet and an optional SSD. Bluetooth wireless connectivity is also optional, as is a 3G WWAN option which will drop in Q1 2009. Standard storage is either an 80GB or 120GB 5,400rpm hard-drive.The touch-enabled widescreen display has a resolution of 1280×800 pixels.For security, there is a fingerprint reader and the Trusted Platform Module 1.2.
The Fujitsu LifeBook P1630 starts at $2,179 .

Fujitsu New LifeBook A1110

Fujitsu has released recently the LifeBook A1110, a 15.4-inch consumer oriented notebook.The Fujitsu LifeBook A1110 is powered by an Intel Centrino 2 technology and comes with the Core 2 Duo P7350 or T5800 processor, up to 4GB of DDR2 memory, up to 320GB of hard drive space, and a DVD burner. Other features include a 1.3MP webcam, 802.11n wireless module, Ethernet LAN port, 56K modem, and Bluetooth, three USB ports, ExpressCard and SD Card slots, and a VGA output. The Windows Vista Home Premium powered system weighs around 6.3 pounds with a six-cell battery, that is claimed to last up to 2 hours and 30 minutes on a single charge.The company chose to hide its boring design by offering the A1110 with any of three interchangeable snap-on lids—colorful, bold-looking faceplates that will either impress or scare you away.

The LifeBook A1110 starts at $799 at The green cover ships standard with the laptop, while the pink and blue lids are available for $19.95 each.