Fujitsu 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 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 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 Fujitsu.com. The green cover ships standard with the laptop, while the pink and blue lids are available for $19.95 each.