Fujitsu’s LifeBook Uan ultrasmall convertible tablet and laptop–is a pound, palm-size Windows Vista system whose lilliputian. Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation today announced the availability of the palm-sized LifeBook(R) U mini convertible notebook. The Fujitsu LifeBook U mini notebook is part of the second wave of UMPCs running on Intel’s new energy-efficient Ultra Mobile Platform.

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As soon as text needs to be entered, however, the hands must leave their original position and move downward so that the thumbs can reach the keyboard.

More recently, Fujitsu has added a series of very competent Tablet PC convertible notebooks to its Lifebook line. Display The mini notebook is equipped with a swiveling 5. An integrated camera also makes the LifeBook U notebook perfect for video conferencing and digital picture taking.

A trackpad u80 to the one on the FlipStart 1. On the technology and specification side, things look pretty good. Overall I am impressed with the U In terms of connectivity, there is htmo single USB 2.

There’s even a touch of silvery shimmer mixed in for good measure. For more information, please see: One of the main advantages of the design is its versatility.

Please share our article, every link counts! My main complaint about the display is that it’s incredibly reflective. U8100 Logic Fujitsu managed to cover the right areas in bringing out a balanced UMPC that takes the key features of a tablet and laptop computer and blend them together into a very versatile and unique UMPC device. Large pieces of suede are affixed to the hhml of the U for heat reduction; they also give your fingers some nice textural variation when holding the unit in your hands.


Review: Fujitsu LifeBook U810

Fujitsu has a long history of making some of the best pen tablet and slates, going all the way back to the dawn of pen computing in the early s. The mini-keyboard has a little flex, which reminded me of the LifeBook T Responsiveness is a bit low, as a fair amount of pressure is needed for the system to register the touch, but it helps to combat vectoring when inking.

Of course, you also get less computer than with a standard ultra-light. The experience isn’t on par with a full-size tablet PC, of course, but given the size of the unit and the screen, it’s not too bad. When used in landscape slate mode, the controls are actually designed to be above hml display, not below it as shown above, so that the mouse pointer is under your right thumb.

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These two buttons correspond to the left and right buttons on a standard mouse. There is also a scroll button and the standard mouseclick buttons. At the time of this writing, currently available and upcoming options include built-in WWANsolid state disksoperating systems, colors, and HDD u8810. The restart, shut down, and cold boot times are undesirable, but my U is always sleeping Vista’s default hml state when not in use so they don’t make a difference in my usage patterns.


Even though this is evident from some of the numbers, I should still mention that my U has not tweaked or otherwise optimized and that the unit’s 16 start-up items include Windows Sidebar and an anti-virus application. And for down time, the bright 5. The primary issue when typing in UMPC ytml is that it involves a frequent shift in hand position. Aside from a very rare appearance of “mouse drift,” which I’ve seen only twice in the last htm.

At the corner below the stylus slot are the fingerprint scanner, which uses Softex OmniPass software, and a dedicated Ctrl-Alt-Del button see the “C” and “D” encircling the “Alt”?

Samsung Q1P article I wrote last April. Compact Flash and SD card slots Display: The U ships with a rechargeable 4-cell lithium ion battery mAh rated at up to 5. All three have preprogrammed primary functions as well as user-defined secondary functions.

It runs on Intel’s A processor and has a 40GB hard drive. It was a significant occasion not only because it marked Fujitsu’s entrance into the handheld PC market, but also because the Vista-based unit lacked two of the most highly criticized characteristics of previous devices: