Fujitsu intros LifeBook S2000 notebook

Since its introduction, the LifeBook S Series has earned many accolades for its elegant and innovative design. Despite its slim profile and sub-four-pound weight, the “thin & light” notebookfeatures a brilliant 13.3-inch XGA TFT display, a large, comfortable keyboard, and a modular bay, which can accommodate a DVD/CD-RW drive, modular bay battery or weight saver.

“The ‘thin & light’ market remains the largest segment in the notebook PC market,” said Matt Sargent, director of research, Personal Computers, ARS. “And this segment is finding a new growthpotential in the small business and home market as these users become more interested in notebooks that can offer increased mobility and connectivity. Therefore, it is becoming increasingly importantfor manufacturers to offer a broad range of choices to satisfy this growing demand.”

Continuing with its tradition as a technology innovator, Fujitsu was one of the first to offer multiple CPU options in one form factor. The LifeBook 2000 notebook, with AMD’s new mobile technology,brings unprecedented value to the “thin & light” category. The notebook starts at $1,199¹ and can be configured with a DVD/CD-RW drive for under $1,380¹.

LifeBook S2000 Notebook
Processor: Low-voltage AMD Athlon XP-M 2000+ with AMD PowerNow! Technology
Display: 13.3-inch XGA TFT
Memory: DDR266, two DIMM slots, 1 GB maximum
Hard Drive: Choice of 60 GB, 40 GB or 30 GB hard drive²
Floppy Disk Drive: Optional external USB
Communications: Ethernet, modem and optional integrated 802.11b/g wireless LAN
PC Card Slots: One Type I/II
Ports: Two USB 2.0, IEEE 1394 (Firewire), infrared (IrDA-compatible, 4 Mbps), external monitor, modem (RJ-11), Ethernet (RJ-45), headphone and microphone jacks, and docking ports
Operating System: Microsoft Windows XP Home, Windows XP Professional or Windows 2000 Professional
Dimensions: 11.5″ (w) x 9.3″ (d) x 1.36″ (h)
Weight: 4.3 lbs with DVD/CD-RW combo drive; 3.85 lbs with weight saver

The Fujitsu LifeBook S2000 notebook comes preinstalled with Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional or Windows 2000 Professional. Users can choose among the recommendedconfigurations or customize their notebook using the Fujitsu Configure To Order (CTO) program. All Fujitsu notebooks can be purchased through the company’s retail and reseller channels³ as well asat or 1-877-372-3473.

Service and Support
The 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, 24hours a day, seven days a week4. In addition, users can add Fujitsu Premium Care Service Plans, which include an on-site service or a screen protection plan.


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