Fujitsu LifeBook A530 review

A low-cost laptop, but unfortunately cuts too many corners

By  from What Laptop Issue 150
Product Type
Notebook
Green Compliant
Yes
Hard Drive Capacity
250 GB
Processor Manufacturer
Intel
Graphics Controller Manufacturer
Intel
Graphics Controller Model
HD Graphics
Bluetooth
Yes
Wireless LAN
Yes
Optical Drive Type
DVD-Writer
Graphics Memory Accessibility
Shared
Maximum Battery Run Time
6 Hour
HDMI
Yes
Webcam
Yes
Backlight Technology
LED
Product Family
LIFEBOOK A
Operating System Architecture
64-bit
Processor Model
P4600
Operating System
Windows 7 Professional
Brand Name
Fujitsu
Processor Speed
2 GHz
Processor Type
Celeron
Screen Size
39.6 cm (15.6")
Number of Cells
6-cell
Screen Resolution
1366 x 768
Standard Memory
2 GB
Weight (Approximate)
2.50 kg
Cache
2 MB
Processor Core
Dual-core (2 Core)
Green Compliance Certificate/Authority
ENERGY STAR, RoHS
64-bit Processing
Yes
Chipset Manufacturer
Intel
Chipset Model
HM55 Express
Number of Total Memory Slots
2
Optical Media Supported
DVD-RAM/±R/±RW
Dual-Layer Media Supported
Yes
Graphics Memory Capacity
Up to 1.65 GB
Display Screen Type
Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD
Wireless LAN Standard
IEEE 802.11n
Bluetooth Standard
Bluetooth 2.1
Ethernet Technology
Gigabit Ethernet
Total Number of USB Ports
3
Memory Standard
DDR3-1066/PC3-8500
Height
38.4 mm
Width
378 mm
Depth
252 mm
Screen Mode
WXGA
Memory Technology
DDR3 SDRAM
Product Series
A
Manufacturer
Fujitsu
Product Model
A530
Product Name
LifeBook A530 Notebook
Pointing Device Type
TouchPad
Product Line
LIFEBOOK
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
VFY:A5300MRYG1GB
Manufacturer Website Address
http://uk.fujitsu.com
Marketing Information

The LIFEBOOK A530 notebook is solid and practical with a high defnition 39.6cm (15.6-inch) gloss anti-glare LCD in 16:9 widescreen format. With HDMI you can also enjoy media on your display. Integrated WLAN, Bluetooth and optional 3G/UMTS provide you with the highest connectivity. The fat spill-resistant keyboard with num pad provides extra reliability and usability.

Maximum Memory
8 GB
Battery Chemistry
Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Package Contents
  • LifeBook A530 Notebook
  • Lithium Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
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