Fujitsu LifeBook SH531
SpecificationsNotebook: Fujitsu LifeBook SH531 (LifeBook SH Series)
Processor: Intel Core i5 2410M
Graphics Adapter: Intel HD Graphics 3000
Display: 13.3 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: no
Price: 550 euro
Average of 3 scores (from 5 reviews)
Reviews for the Fujitsu LifeBook SH531
Compact office. The Fujitsu Lifebook SH531 would like to make points as a subnotebook for consumers and, above all, impress office users who have requirements on mobility. But the Lifebook has difficulties in sticking out of the mass of similar notebooks.
Source: Notebookcheck DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/29/2011
Rating: Total score: 81% performance: 82% display: 70% mobility: 84% workmanship: 76% ergonomy: 81% emissions: 90%
Source: Notebookinfo DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/17/2011
Rating: Total score: 80% performance: 90% display: 75% mobility: 75% ergonomy: 80% emissions: 88%
Source: c't - 1/12
very loud with load
Comparison, , Long, Date: 01/01/2012
Source: c't - 1/12
battery runtime good, office performance good, 3D gaming performance bad, display good, noise emissions very bad
Comparison, , Long, Date: 12/01/2011
Source: Notebook.cz CZ→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/29/2012
Intel HD Graphics 3000: Integrated graphics card in the Intel Sandy Bridge processors (Core ix-2xxx). The HD 3000 is the faster (internally GT2 called) version with 12 Execution Units (EUs).
Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.
Dual-core processor based on the Sandy Bridge architecture with an integrated graphics card and dual-channel DDR3 memory controller. The CPU is clocked at 2.3 GHz (Turbo Boost 2.6-2.9 GHz) and the GPU at 650 (1200 MHz Turbo).
» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
Above all, this display size is used for subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles. For all three types, this size is quite large. The biggest variety of subnotebooks is represented with this size.
Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
Usually subnotebooks, ultrabooks and quite lightweight laptops with 12-16 inch display-diagonal weigh as much.
Fujitsu: Fujitsu, founded 1935, is a Japanese company specializing in semiconductors, air conditioners, computers (supercomputers, personal computers, servers), telecommunications, and services, and is headquartered in Tokyo. Fujitsu employs around 160,000 people and has 500 subsidiary companies. The partnership with Siemens AG was established in 1999 in the form of Fujitsu Siemens Computers, one of Europe's largest IT hardware suppliers, and owned 50/50 by Fujitsu and Siemens. 2009, this cooperation was terminated. In future, no laptops will be sold with the brand "Fujitsu-Siemens" but only "Fujitsu".
80.67%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.
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