Fujitsu Computer today shows off a limited edition, 1.32-pound tokidoki-branded LifeBook U820 convertible mini notebook with integrated Garmin Mobile GPS navigation combines computing power with a fun fashion statement. Also introduce was the ultra-portable LifeBook P8020 notebook is WiMAX-enabled for consumers and mobile professionals on the move. Here is more info on these new Fujitsu ultralight notebooks:
Limited-edition tokidoki-branded LifeBook U820 convertible mini notebook
* Delivering touch screen capability, long battery life, and Microsoft Windows computing power, the limited-edition LifeBook U820 convertible mini notebook features a Japanese-inspired tokidoki design created by Italian artist Simone Legno. * Built-in GPS receiver and integrated Garmin Mobile PC software -- preloaded with maps of the U.S. and Canada, millions of destinations and points of interest, turn-by-turn directions, and route planning. * Light weight, starting at 1.32 pounds with a 5.6-inch WXGA touch screen display. * The limited-edition LifeBook U820 tokidoki-branded mini notebook, priced starting at $ $1,124(1) for a base configuration, is available immediately while supplies last through the Fujitsu website. The LifeBook U820 convertible mini notebook with a standard cover is priced starting at $1,049 for a base configuration. Users can choose from a recommended configuration, or they can customize their LifeBook U820 mini notebook using the Fujitsu Configure To Order (CTO) program. The LifeBook U820 mini notebook with a standard cover is available immediately through the Fujitsu direct sales force, website and channel partners and select retailers/e-tailers. * Pre-installed with Windows Vista(R) Business or Home Premium, offering plenty of power to work, access an office network, check email, conduct video conferences, watch downloaded movies, listen to MP3 files, play games, browse the Internet, take pictures or stay connected with family and friends. * Convertible form factor offers keyboard, touch or pen input. * Delivers up to 7.5 hours of battery life with four-cell battery or 3.5 hours with new 2-cell battery option. * Powered by the Intel Atom Z-series processor which supports lower power consumption, fewer chips, VT Technology and integrated support for 1080p HD video decode. * A second-generation keyboard layout adds an additional row of keys and more closely emulates a standard QWERTY keyboard. * Security features include a fingerprint sensor, BIOS lock and Kensington lock. * Hard disk drive up to 120GB or solid state drive up to 64GB. * Webcam with 1.3 mega-pixel (640x480) resolution. * Zoom utility for easy viewing. * Stay connected on the go with Atheros XSPAN(R) wireless LAN (802.11a/b/g/draft-n) or optional wireless broadband. Also offers integrated Bluetooth wireless technology.
WiMAX-enabled LifeBook P8020 ultra-portable notebook (available in the first quarter of 2009)
* Works on the Clear 4G mobile WiMAX network, offered by Clearwire. With Clear, consumers and businesses can access the Internet wirelessly, at true broadband speeds -- at home, in the office or on the go. * Users can customize their LifeBook P8020 notebook using the Fujitsu Configure To Order (CTO) program. The LifeBook P8020 notebook is priced starting at $1,799. * Gesture-enabled touchpad lets users control many functions through simple finger movements for an enhanced interactive experience. * Intel Centrino 2 processor technology with Intel Core 2 Duo SU9400 Ultra Low Voltage Processor. * 64GB solid state drive option for added durability. * Extremely light portability, weighing 2.9 pounds with an integrated Dual Layer DVD-RW, and featuring a sophisticated, glossy black cover that houses a 12.1-inch Crystal View LED widescreen display. * Features standard in larger size notebooks include optical drive, optional integrated webcam, integrated fingerprint sensor, spill-resistant keyboard and dual channel DDR3 memory with expandability to 4GB of memory. * Up to 7 hours and 45 minutes of battery life. * S-ATA hard drive with shock sensor. * Intel Wireless WiFi Link 5300.