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Fujitsu Stylistic M532 review

Fujitsu's business tablet lacks many exclusively business features

Even hard working business users need to kick back with a good book or a movie every once in a while, and thankfully the Fujitsu Stylistic M532 isn't all-work-and-no-play. The Tegra 3 processor has been developed especially with graphics in mind, and this translates well when watching video.

Of course, the Full HD resolution of the 10.1-inch Super TFT screen doesn't hurt either. We ran plenty of 1080p content in various file formats, including .MP4, .MKV and .AVI, and the playback was nice and smooth.

There are also plenty of other players, such as MX Player, available from Google Play. The native video player, Google Movies, also gives you access to an online plethora of movies to rent and download.

Fujitsu Stylistic M532 review

Unfortunately, there's no micro HDMI port for hooking the Fujitsu Stylistic M532 up to an external display, so for that you'll need to get either a micro USB adaptor or cradle that attaches to the proprietary port on the bottom of the tablet.

There is of course YouTube to take advantage of, but strangely the only time we really saw the Fujitsu Stylistic M532 struggling was trying to load up some HD video from the pre-installed YouTube app. This took an abnormally long time and required a refresh on one or two occasions.

Fujitsu Stylistic M532 review

Music is played through the stock Android player, although - like the video player - there is plenty of choice available on Google Play if you don't like the look of Android's own offering.

The Fujitsu Stylistic M532 has twin speakers on the rear of the tablet and, while volume is quite impressive, we noticed a tinny quality when we had it up at maximum. Our hope is that, given the proprietary port on the bottom of the tablet, we could be seeing some iPad-style audio docks in the future that would boost the musical potential of this tablet considerably. Until such time, though, there's nothing to stop you investing in a decent pair of headphones.

Fujitsu Stylistic M532 review

Books are catered for by Google Reader, and you can get many classics for free. Text was clear and sharp on the screen, and thanks to the pinch-and-zoom function you can resize text to whatever size you want. It will support the ePub, PDF and TXT formats, although Amazon's Kindle app is also available on Google Play, which we think is the better option.

One of the pre-installed apps is CyberLink's PowerDVD Mobile app, which gives you a central destination from which to access your photos, videos, music and the camera application. There's also an attractive wood-panelled motif that adds a bit of class to the proceedings.

Tech Specs

Product TypeTablet
Flash Memory Capacity32 GB
Processor ManufacturerNVIDIA
Graphics Controller ManufacturerNVIDIA
Graphics Controller ModelULP GeForce
BluetoothYes
Wireless LANYes
Graphics Memory AccessibilityShared
GPSYes
HDMIYes
Backlight TechnologyLED
Cellular Data Connectivity TechnologyUMTS, HSPA+
Product FamilySTYLISTIC M
Front Camera/WebcamYes
Operating System PlatformAndroid
Processor ModelT30S
Operating SystemAndroid 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
Brand NameFujitsu
Form FactorSlate
Processor Speed1.40 GHz
Processor TypeTegra 3
Screen Size25.7 cm (10.1")
Number of Cells2-cell
Screen Resolution1280 x 800
Standard Memory1 GB
Weight (Approximate)560 g
Cache1 MB
Processor CoreQuad-core (4 Core)
Memory Card ReaderYes
TouchscreenYes
Display Screen TypeActive Matrix TFT Colour LCD
Display Screen TechnologyHi-bright
WWAN SupportedYes
Wireless LAN StandardIEEE 802.11a/b/g/n
Bluetooth StandardBluetooth 3.0
Cellular Generation3G
Multi-touch ScreenYes
Rear Camera Resolution8 Megapixel
Height8.6 mm
Width262.6 mm
Depth175.4 mm
Screen ModeWXGA
Memory TechnologyLPDDR2
Product SeriesM
ManufacturerFujitsu
Product ModelM532
Product NameSTYLISTIC M532 Tablet
Product LineSTYLISTIC
Aspect Ratio16:10
Manufacturer Part NumberVFY:M53200MPAD1IN
Manufacturer Website Addresshttp://uk.fujitsu.com
Marketing Information

Work and Enjoy with Confidence

The Fujitsu STYLISTIC M532 is the perfect choice for business and private use by mobile professionals. The ultra-slim 25.7 cm (10.1-inch) media tablet can smoothly be integrated into your company's Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI), ensuring secure access to your business applications for productivity from anywhere. Corporate exchange email, calendar and contacts can easily be managed with the ready-to-use software while sensitive data remains safe behind corporate firewalls. Moreover, rich multimedia features let you unwind from work.

Package Contents
  • STYLISTIC M532 Tablet
  • AC Adapter
  • 1 x Micro USB to USB Cable
  • Cleaning Cloth
Limited Warranty1 Year