New Windows 8 Devices From Fujitsu: Delivering Usability, Performance and Functionality

Fri Oct 19, 2012 2:26pm EDT

* Reuters is not responsible for the content in this press release.

  SUNNYVALE, CA, Oct 19 (Marketwire) -- 

News facts


--  Expanded line-up of touch-screen/pen-enabled devices featuring
    Windows(R) 8, including the innovative LIFEBOOK(R) T902 convertible
    notebook, LIFEBOOK T732 convertible notebook, STYLISTIC(R) Q572 tablet
    PC and STYLISTIC Q702 hybrid tablet PC
--  With one of the industry's widest choices of form factors, Fujitsu
    helps assure business customers that they will find the right device
    to enjoy Windows 8
--  Enterprises can choose between Windows 8 or Windows 7 licenses

    

Fujitsu today introduces one of the widest selections of devices
featuring Windows 8, including its first Windows 8-based hybrid tablet,
the Fujitsu STYLISTIC Q702.

    From tablets to convertibles to a revolutionary hybrid, the Fujitsu
portfolio is designed to help accelerate dramatic changes in the way
people are working with computers -- incorporating touch, always-on
connectivity and a consistent user experience across PCs, notebooks and
tablets. Under the moniker Reshaping the Workplace, Fujitsu is embracing
the industry megatrend toward "bring your own device," and the increasing
number of people who are working with multiple devices throughout the day.

    To ensure that users can stay in touch with modern business requirements,
Fujitsu offers not only a wide choice of connected devices, but also
innovative design for greater usability and the convenience of
touch-screen. Clever features make new Fujitsu models designed for
Windows 8 an attractive choice, and are built in to the design to make
the user experience more rewarding, more productive and more enjoyable.
And while Fujitsu is enabling users to benefit from a more intuitive and
natural way of working, it is also helping assure CIOs that they can
count on enterprise computing essentials including manageability,
enhanced security and mobility.

    Available soon for pre-order, Fujitsu flagship convertible notebook and
tablet models featuring Windows 8 are thinner, lighter and faster than
outgoing models with Windows 7 preinstalled. They make the most of the
operating system's capabilities, especially multi-touch and pen input --
combining the convenience of touch with the accuracy of pen.

    Business users who want the style and convenience of a touch-screen
tablet without sacrificing the essentials of security-enhanced features
and usability need look no further than the Fujitsu line-up featuring
Windows 8. Fujitsu offers its innovative STYLISTIC Q702 hybrid tablet
featuring Windows 8. This can conveniently be used as a tablet while
traveling, or converted into a traditional notebook by using an optional
attachable keyboard complete with an extra battery. The new Fujitsu
STYLISTIC Q572 is a fully fledged 10.1-inch tablet PC system that
combines enhanced performance with extensive security-enhanced features
including an incorporated fingerprint sensor, SmartCard reader and Full
Disk Encryption (FDE) and tops it off with day-long working, supported by
a swappable battery.

    The Fujitsu range of devices featuring Windows 8 also extends to one of
the lightest and slimmest 13.3-inch convertible notebooks, the LIFEBOOK
T902, and the 12.5-inch LIFEBOOK T732, which include business features
like Intel vPro(TM) technology and Trusted Platform Module (TPM) for
improved mobile security. Users can specify an additional port replicator
for easy drop-and-go in corporate environments or use the modular bay for
a second battery or second hard disk drive. 

    With Windows 8, users can enjoy benefits such as support for Adobe Flash
and HTML5 with Internet Explorer 10 as well as full support for multiple
user accounts even on tablets -- plus access to USB ports and full
compatibility with mice, keyboards, and other USB peripherals. All
Fujitsu tablets and notebook models featuring Windows 8 offer
connectivity through support for Wi-Fi and UMTS/4G mobile data and add
the convenience of Bluetooth to connect wireless peripherals.

    Easy operating system migration through choice of easy upgrade or
downgrade
 For enterprises that are still evaluating company-wide Windows
8 rollout but want to give early adopters the chance to enjoy the
productivity boost of touch-screen technology, Fujitsu is able to offer
the best of both worlds. All new Fujitsu models ship with a choice of
Windows 7 or Windows 8 licenses. Customers with a Windows 7 Professional
license are also entitled to downgrade to Windows XP.

    The full line-up of new Fujitsu devices featuring Windows 8 will be
available for pre-order soon. For information on Fujitsu tablet PCs and
notebooks, visit: http://www.shopfujitsu.com/store/.

    Supporting quote

    Paul Moore, Vice President Product Management/Marketing at Fujitsu
America
 "Touch-screen devices are finding their place in all aspects of
business. To support this trend, we developed the next-generation Fujitsu
devices specifically to accommodate touch and help users take full
advantage of the changing workplace. And by delivering the widest range
of devices supporting Windows 8, Fujitsu users don't need to compromise
in their choice." 

    Online resources


--  For further information on the Windows 8 Upgrade Program
    
    http://solutions.us.fujitsu.com//Windows8/Landing-Page-Offers.htm
--  For information on the STYLISTIC Q702
    
    http://www.shopfujitsu.com/store/stylistic-q702-hybrid-tablet-pc
--  For information on the Fujitsu T series:
    
    http://www.shopfujitsu.com/store/index.jsp?prdCateg=tp
--  Follow Fujitsu on Twitter: https://twitter.com/FujitsuAmerica
--  Find Fujitsu on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fujitsu

    

About Fujitsu
 Fujitsu is the leading Japanese information and
communication technology (ICT) company offering a full range of
technology products, solutions and services. Over 170,000 Fujitsu people
support customers in more than 100 countries. We use our experience and
the power of ICT to shape the future of society with our customers.
Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.5
trillion yen (US$54 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2012.
For more information, please see http://www.fujitsu.com

    Fujitsu America, Inc. is a leading ICT solutions provider for
organizations in the U.S., Canada and the Caribbean. Fujitsu enables
clients to meet their business objectives through integrated offerings
and solutions, including consulting, systems integration, managed
services, outsourcing and cloud services for infrastructure, platforms
and applications; data center and field services; and server, storage,
software and mobile/tablet technologies. For more information, please
visit: http://solutions.us.fujitsu.com/ and
http://twitter.com/fujitsuamerica

    Fujitsu, the Fujitsu logo, LIFEBOOK, STYLISTIC and "shaping tomorrow with
you" are trademarks or registered trademarks of Fujitsu Limited in the
United States and other countries. Intel and Intel vPro are trademarks or
registered trademarks of Intel Corporation or its subsidiaries in the
United States and other countries. Microsoft and Windows are trademarks
or registered trademarks of Microsoft Corp. in the United States and
other countries. All other trademarks and product names are the property
of their respective owners. Information provided in this press release is
accurate at time of publication and is subject to change without advance
notice.

    

Press Contacts
Fujitsu America, Inc.
Karen Richardson
Manager, Public Relations
408-746-3300
karen.richardson@us.fujitsu.com

Finn Partners
Johanna A. Wojciak
415-348-2734
johanna.wojciak@finnpartners.com 

Copyright 2012, Marketwire, All rights reserved.

-0-
Comments (0)
This discussion is now closed. We welcome comments on our articles for a limited period after their publication.