Notebook Ideal for Mobile Professionals and Students On-the-Go
SUNNYVALE, Calif, August 2, 2005 – Fujitsu Computer Systems today announced that its popular LifeBook S2000 thin and light notebook now features AMD Turion 64 mobile technology offering excellent overall performance for 32-bit and 64-bit applications, as well as Enhanced Virus Protection1. This offering provides consumers a value-priced, full-featured and ultra-portable system.
The LifeBook S2000 notebook broadens the popular LifeBook notebook series beyond mobile professionals to appeal to price-sensitive markets including education. Students require affordably priced notebooks that are easy to carry, offer a large screen with a full keyboard, provide long battery life, and have a full range of features, such as a built-in media drive and docking capability. Recommended configurations start at $1,2992.
“With a new 64-bit processor optimized for mobility, coupled with the brilliant Fujitsu Crystal View display and multi-media capabilities, the Fujitsu LifeBook S2000 notebook packs superior power and full-features into a surprisingly thin and light form-factor,” said Paul Moore, director of mobile product marketing at Fujitsu Computer Systems. “We continue to offer customers notebooks that fully meet their computing needs at a competitive price.”
With a configurable weight of approximately four pounds, up to ten hours of battery life3, an ample 100 GB hard drive and a 13.3 inch Crystal View XGA display capable of casual outdoor viewing, the LifeBook S2000 notebook exemplifies the mobile form factor. In addition, the thin and light notebook offers a sleek new black exterior, new dual-layer multi-format DVD writer and a versatile modular bay to accommodate a variety of optical drives or a bay battery. The LifeBook S2000 also offers an optional Atheros Super AG wireless LAN for fast data transfer.
The LifeBook S2000 notebook is available through Fujitsu Computer Systems at http://www.us.fujitsu.com/computers or 1-877-372-3473 and through Fujitsu resellers4.
Service and Support
The Fujitsu LifeBook S2000 notebook is backed by a three-year or one-year International Limited Warranty for U.S. and Canadian customers. The International Limited Warranty includes technical support, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. In addition, users can add Fujitsu Premium Care Service Plans, which include an on-site service or a screen protection plan.
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 and managed services for the business enterprise. The company offers a complete line of high-performance mobile and desktop computers, scalable and reliable servers as well as managed and professional services. Fujitsu Computer Systems emphasizes leading-edge technology, exceptional product quality, and productivity, as well as outstanding customer service. More information on Fujitsu Computer Systems is available at http://us.fujitsu.com/computers.
Fujitsu is a leading provider of customer-focused IT and communications solutions for the global marketplace. Pace-setting device technologies, highly reliable computing and communications products, and a worldwide corps of systems and services experts uniquely position Fujitsu to deliver comprehensive solutions that open up infinite possibilities for its customers’ success. Headquartered in Tokyo, Fujitsu Limited (TSE:6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.7 trillion yen (US$44.5 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2005. For more information, please see: www.fujitsu.com.
Fujitsu, the Fujitsu logo and LifeBook are registered trademarks of Fujitsu Limited. AMD and Turion are trademarks of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Atheros and SuperAG are registered trademarks of Atheros Communications, Inc. All other trademarks and product names are the property of their respective owners.
- Enhanced Virus Protection (EVP) is only enabled by certain operating systems including the current versions of Microsoft Windows, Linux, Solaris and BSD UNIX. After properly installing the appropriate operating system release, users must enable the protection of their applications and associated files from buffer overrun attacks. Consult your OS documentation for information on enabling EVP. Contact your application software vendor for information regarding use of the application in conjunction with EVP. AMD and its partners strongly recommend that users continue to use third party anti-virus software as part of their security strategy.
- Pricing may change without notice.
- Battery life estimates reflect the results of Ziff Davis Business Winstone 2001 BatteryMark 1.0.1 as performed upon systems with maximum battery life settings enabled. Actual battery life will vary based on screen brightness, applications used, features selected, power management settings, battery conditioning, and other customer preferences. CD, DVD, CD-RW, LAN, Wireless LAN, or hard drive usage may also have an impact on battery life. Requires high-capacity battery and optional bay battery for optimal battery life.
- Certain retailers will only offer select models.
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.Where to Buy