The two new tablet pcs announced by fujitsu earlier this year are now available for purchase.
The U810 mini laptop is just 1.56lb with a 5.6″ LCD and Ultra Low Power 800MHz Intel A110 processor and costs $999.
The T2010 is larger and more powerful with a 12.1″ LCD, Intel Core2 Duo 7600 processor, and a $1499 price tag.
Both can be ordered with built-in HSUPA connectivity allowing access to 3G and EDGE/GPRS wireless systems in 145 countries through AT&T, this options costs $200 plus the usual AT&T data plan.
Fujitsu Announces Availability of Fujitsu LifeBook U810 Mini Convertible and LifeBook T2010 Ultra-Portable Convertible Notebooks With Fastest Wireless Data Connection in North America
Fujitsu First to Offer Built-In AT&T BroadbandConnect High Speed Packet Access
SUNNYVALE, CA–(Marketwire – May 1, 2008) – Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation today announced the availability of the LifeBook(R) U810 mini and the ultra-portable LifeBook T2010 convertible notebooks with built-in access to the AT&T BroadbandConnect High Speed Packet Access (HSPA) network, delivering the highest speed data wireless GSM WAN connection available in North America.
The LifeBook U810 mini, the world’s smallest convertible notebook* at 1.56 pounds with a 5.6-inch LED backlit touch-screen display, and the 3.5-pound LifeBook T2010 convertible notebook, with a 12.1-inch LED backlit display, are the first notebooks in North America to offer a built-in wireless modem certified to access AT&T’s third-generation (3G) High Speed Packet Access (HSPA) BroadbandConnect wireless network. This network provides enhanced 3G performance, with typical download speeds between 600 Kbps and 1,400 Kbps and typical upload speeds between 500 Kbps and 800 Kbps. The faster download speeds provide an optimal wireless Internet-browsing experience, and the faster upload speeds will enhance users’ ability to send large files, such as e-mail messages with attachments, videos, photos or business documents.
“Fujitsu has integrated HSUPA access into the LifeBook U810 mini and LifeBook T2010 convertible notebooks to enable users to take advantage of flexibility and productivity gains that are gained through unparalleled data connectivity,” said Paul Moore, senior director of mobile product marketing, Fujitsu Computer Systems. “The greater connection speeds integrated into the highly adaptable and highly reliable Fujitsu solutions allow mobile workers to be far more productive regardless of where their travels take them, including international travel through various AT&T roaming agreements.”
AT&T has the broadest international wireless footprint of any U.S. carrier. Customers can use the LifeBook 810 mini and LifeBook T2010 convertible notebooks on 3G or EDGE/GPRS networks in more than 145 countries — including Japan and South Korea. AT&T also gives its customers the ability to use their wireless phones to make or take a phone call in more than 200 countries.
Capable of running all standard applications, the LifeBook U810 mini notebook functions like a traditional notebook with an ultra-slim QWERTY keyboard, or by swiveling the WSVGA Crystal View illuminated screen, as a handheld tablet PC with a touch screen for finger or pen input. The mini convertible, equipped with the energy efficient Ultra Low Power Intel(R) A110 processor, is available with Windows Vista(R) Home Premium, Windows Vista(R) Business, or Windows(R) XP Tablet PC Edition 2005. The system’s standard four-cell battery delivers up to 5.5 hours of computing time.(1)
The LifeBook T2010 notebook, the lightest convertible on the market, comes equipped with a slim 1.3-inch chassis and a 12.1-inch WXGA indoor/outdoor LED back-lit display with a bi-directional swivel. 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, equipped with Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo 7600 ultra low voltage processor, offers a choice of Windows Vista(R) Business or Windows(R) XP Tablet PC Edition 2005.
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.
Price and Availability
The LifeBook U810 notebook with HSPA Wireless WAN, priced starting at $999(2), and the LifeBook T2010 notebook with HSPA Wireless WAN, priced starting at $1,499(2), are available immediately 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 information.
Service and Support
The LifeBook U810 and LifeBook T2010 notebooks are backed by a one- or three-year International Limited Warranty for U.S. and Canadian customers(4). 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 information.