Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation today improved upon its LifeBook P5000 notebook. The latest model features a Intel Centrino mobile technology and has been enhanced with the Ultra Low Voltage Intel Pentium M Processor running at 1.0 GHz for improved performance and exceptional battery life.
The notebook weighs in at a mere 3.85 pounds, yet incorporates a modular bay that can accommodate a DVD/CD-RW drive, second battery or weight saver module. With the DVD/CD-RW drive, users can enjoy watching a full-length DVD movie or burn data and music onto CDs. When they are on a business trip, they can insert the optional second battery for up to 11 hours of battery life or slide in the weight saver to further reduce the notebook’s weight.
The LifeBook P5000 notebook also features multiple ports and slots to give this notebook unprecedented functionality. The notebook includes two USB 2.0, IEEE 1394, S-Video out, Optical out, external monitor and audio connectors, as well as dedicated Memory Stick/SD and Compact Flash card slots for fast and easy storage and file transfers of music, pictures and data.
Configurations with the Intel Pentium M Processor 1.0 GHz and a DVD/CD-RW drive start at $1,699.
LifeBook P5000 Notebook Features
Processor: Intel(R) Pentium(R) M Processor 1.0 GHz
Display: 10.6″ wide-format WXGA TFT
Memory: DDR266; One DIMM slot, 512 MB maximum
Hard Drive: Choice of 60 GB or 40 GB hard drive(3)
Media Bay: DVD/CD-RW (optional), bay battery (optional) or weight saver
Floppy Disk Drive: External USB (optional)
Communications: Ethernet, modem and Intel(R) PRO/Wireless Network Connection 802.11b
PC Card Slots: One Type I/II
Media Slot: Compact Flash and MemoryStick/SecureDigital (SD) slot
Ports: Two USB 2.0, IEEE 1394 (4-pin), mini S-Video (adapter provided), mini-VGA (CRT adapter provided), modem (RJ-11), Ethernet (RJ-45), and headphone and microphone jacks
Operating System: Microsoft Windows XP Home, Windows XP Professional or Windows 2000 Professional
Dimensions: 10.27″ (w) x 7.80″ (d) x 1.55″ (h)
Weight: 3.85 lbs with DVD/CD-RW drive; 3.4 lbs with weight saver