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  • 15 December 2010 13:30

Fujitsu Reveals the 10 inch LIFEBOOK T580 and TH550 – A Refreshing Approach to Touch Input technologies

Fujitsu’s latest tablet PC provides a unique user experience via its advanced 4-point multi-touch technology and features prolonged battery life with a high-definition screen.

Sydney, Australia: 15 December, 2010 – Fujitsu PC Asia Pacific today announced the launch of the LIFEBOOK T580/TH550, the latest addition to Fujitsu’s comprehensive tablet PC product line-up. The sophisticated tablet PC features a 3-Way Input (Touch.Write.Type) and 4-point multi-touch technology along with powerful dual digitiser support for enhanced writing input. Users will enjoy enhanced flexibility via the bi-directional auto-rotating touch screen. In addition, the high-definition screen boasts stunning graphics and videos, resulting in an exceptional visual experience. Powered by the Intel® Core™ Processor as well as the Intel® HM55 express chipset, the lightweight LIFEBOOK T580/TH550 attains optimal processing power with increased mobility for busy executives and advanced consumers.

“We evolve with the needs of our users’. The LIFEBOOK T580/TH550 has been a unique breakthrough as we have introduced the 4-point multi-touch and dual digitiser feature allowing for both pen input and capacitive multi-touch support,” explains Mr. Ivan Chan, Country Director, Fujitsu PC Australia. “Fujitsu has maintained consistency bringing products of highest quality to Australia and we firmly believe that the touch input technologies will enable users to maintain utmost control when creating content with their fingertips”

At just 1.4kg, the lightweight LIFEBOOK T580/TH550 suprises with it's computing prowess and mobility. The LIFEBOOK TH550 comes in a sleek encasement that combines both Japanese ergonomics and aesthetics. Designed with the consumer in mind, the LIFEBOOK TH550 not only looks sophisticated but goes the distance in performance and usability. On the other hand, the LIFEBOOK T580 which caters for corporate customers comes in a sturdier looking exterior that can withstand consistent usage in a busy corporate environment.

3-Way Input: Touch.Write.Type
Enjoy the freedom to pen your thoughts on the LIFEBOOK T580/TH550 with the easy 3-way input. Write with the signature Fujitsu Stylus Pen or type on the spill-resistant keyboard. The 4-point multi-touch allows users to operate on the touch-screen with up to four fingers at the same time. Double-tap, scroll, zoom, rotate – with your fingers directly on the display allowing for a unique tablet experience.

10.1-inch SuperFine HD Display
Fitted with a 10.1-inch SuperFine HD TFT display and running on Intel® HD Graphics users can enjoy a sensational video and audio experience through the built-in HDMI and VGA output, The auto-rotating screen is finished with bi-directional hinges for increased mobility for consumer and business users.

Energy-Saving Intel® Platform for Extended Usage
Manufactured in Japan the tablet PC runs on the energy-saving Intel® CULV platform and comes with prolonged battery life.

Fujitsu remains firmly committed to the promotion of a cleaner environment and complies with the European Union’s Restriction of Hazardous Substances directive (RoHS) across its entire range of products. In addition, Fujitsu has established a set of commitments that goes beyond RoHS requirements, thus allowing to stay keenly focused on their users’ health and well-being as well as to embracing a healthier environment for all. By adopting a green factory concept and being committed to the cause of energy-efficient computing, Fujitsu also fights to sustain the Earth as a sponsor and a member of the Climate Savers Computing Initiative.

To commemorate the 75th anniversary of Fujitsu this year, a new brand promise ‘shaping tomorrow with you’ is introduced to embody Fujitsu’s focus in building a flourishing future with customers through the best computing products and services. As a leading provider of ICT-based business solutions in the global marketplace, Fujitsu exemplified “One Fujitsu” by the unification of Fujitsu’s personal computer lineup into the acclaimed LIFEBOOK notebook and energy-efficient ESPRIMO desktop series, assuring customers alike of Fujitsu’s consistently high levels of customer-centric support and service worldwide.

Pricing and Availability
Vendor: Fujitsu PC Australia
Model:  LIFEBOOK TH550
RRP: from $1,599
Customer Care Hotline: 1800 288 283
Distributors:  Bluechip Infotech and Multimedia Technology
Availability: Now

About Fujitsu
Fujitsu is a leading provider of ICT-based business solutions for the global marketplace. With approximately 170,000 employees supporting customers in 70 countries, Fujitsu combines a worldwide corps of systems and services experts with highly reliable computing and communications products and advanced microelectronics to deliver added value to customers. Headquartered in Tokyo, Fujitsu Limited (TSE:6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.6 trillion yen (US$50 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2010. For more information, please see: About Fujitsu PC
Fujitsu PC pledges “Built-in Confidence” for every product under its brand name to reassure users of product and service excellence. From high performance components to stringent quality control and professional after-sales service, Fujitsu stands for reliability and satisfaction. Fujitsu PC Australia is the Sales and Marketing office of Fujitsu PC Asia Pacific (the Asia Pacific Regional Headquarters for PC business of Fujitsu Limited, Japan). Its responsibilities include the marketing and sales of a wide range of personal computers for the corporate and end-user markets in Australia and New Zealand. Press Contact
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