Notebookcheck

Fujitsu Lifebook AH530MF112DE

Specifications

Fujitsu Lifebook AH530MF112DENotebook: Fujitsu Lifebook AH530MF112DE (Lifebook AH Series)
Processor: Intel Core i3 370M
Graphics Adapter: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 550v 1024 MB
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 2.5kg
Price: 630 euro
Average Score: 79% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 1 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 84%, features: 68%, display: 70% mobility: 75%, workmanship: 84%, ergonomy: 71%, emissions: 88%

Reviews for the Fujitsu Lifebook AH530MF112DE

77% Review Fujitsu Lifebook AH530 Notebook | Notebookcheck
Price conscious all-rounder. Fujitsu tries to prove that strong multimedia notebooks don't have to cost around 1000 euro right away, with the Lifebook AH530. A new Intel dual core CPU and a mysterious ATI Radeon HD 550v GPU are the ingredients for this purpose.
81% Test Fujitsu Lifebook AH530 Notebook
Source: Notebookcheck German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/15/2010
Rating: Total score: 81% performance: 88% display: 76% mobility: 75% workmanship: 86% ergonomy: 71% emissions: 89%

Comment

ATI Mobility Radeon HD 550v: Slower clocked HD 4650 (based on the same chip) and also Mobility Radeon HD 4630 called graphics card that is still produced in 55nm and supports DirectX 10.1.

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


370M: The Core i3-370M is a fast clocked Core i3. The TurboBoost, AES, VTd, and Trusted Execution functions are deactivated in the i3-series. Therefore, it always clocks with max. 2.4 GHz (of course Speedstep is included). Thanks to Hyperthreading, 4 threads can be processed simultaneously. An integrated graphics card (GMA HD) and a DDR3 memory controller are also included in the package.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15.6": 15 inch display-variants are the standard and are used for more than the half of all notebooks. 15.4 inch display with 16:10 are the standard for notebook displays. However nowadays, more and more 16:9 displays with 15.6 inch appear. The reason why so many people like displays with medium size is, that this size is not exhausting for the eyes, does not need too much energy and the laptops can be kept quite compact.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


2.5 kg: This notebook is lighter than the average of all notebooks. It is too heavy for sub-notebooks. 14 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.


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".


79%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

» MSI GE60 (GTX 960M) Notebook Review
GeForce GTX 960M, Core i7 4720HQ
» HP 15 2015 Notebook Review
HD Graphics 5500, Core i5 5200U
» Asus ZenBook Pro UX501JW Notebook Review
GeForce GTX 960M, Core i7 4720HQ
» MSI GE62 (GTX 970M) Notebook Review
GeForce GTX 970M, Core i7 4720HQ
» Dell Inspiron 15-5548 Notebook Review
Radeon R7 M270, Core i7 5500U
» Asus G501JW Notebook Review
GeForce GTX 960M, Core i7 4720HQ
» HP EliteBook 850 G2 Notebook Review
Radeon R7 M260X, Core i7 5500U

Devices from a different Manufacturer and/or with a different CPU

» Dell Inspiron 15R
Core i5 460M
» Dell Inspiron M501R
Phenom II X4 P920

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

» Acer Chromebook 15 C910-54M1
HD Graphics 5500, Core i5 5200U
» Dell Inspiron 15 3543-8208
GeForce 840M, Core i5 5200U
» Lenovo B50-70-59-439825
Radeon R5 M230, Core i7 4510U
» Asus K555LN-DM091D
GeForce 840M, Core i7 4510U
» Asus GL552JX-DM120
GeForce GTX 950M, Core i7 4720HQ
» Acer Aspire E1-531-20204G50Mnks
HD Graphics (Ivy Bridge), Pentium 2020M
» Lenovo G50-80
HD Graphics 5500, Core i7 5500U
» Asus GL552JX-CN029D
GeForce GTX 950M, Core i5 4200H
» Asus UX501JW-DS71T
GeForce GTX 960M, Core i7 4720HQ
» Lenovo IdeaPad Y50-70-59442843
GeForce GTX 960M, Core i7 4720HQ
» MSI GE62-2QFUi716H11
GeForce GTX 970M, Core i7 4720HQ
» Kogan Atlas X1510
HD Graphics (Bay Trail), Pentium N3540
» Asus Transformer Book Flip TP550LA-CJ127H
HD Graphics 5500, Core i7 5500U
» Asus G501JW
GeForce GTX 960M, Core i7 4720HQ
» MSI GE62 2QD-029UK
GeForce GTX 960M, Core i7 4720HQ
» Toshiba Satellite C55D-B5242
Radeon R3 (Mullins/Beema), A-Series A4-6210
» HP Pavilion 15-p207ng
HD Graphics 5500, Core i3 5010U
» Lenovo ThinkPad T550-20CK0004GE
HD Graphics 5500, Core i5 5200U
» HP ProBook 450 G2-L3Q26EA
HD Graphics 5500, Core i7 5500U
» MSI GE60-2QDi782
GeForce GTX 950M, Core i7 4720HQ
» Lenovo IdeaPad Y50-70-59441231
GeForce GTX 960M, Core i7 4710HQ
» HP EliteBook 850 G2 J8R68EA
Radeon R7 M260X, Core i7 5500U
» MSI GE62-2QEWi78H11
GeForce GTX 965M, Core i7 4720HQ
» HP Envy 15-u050sr x360
HD Graphics 4400, Core i5 4210U
» Asus NX500JK-DR017H
GeForce GTX 850M, Core i7 4712HQ
» Lenovo ThinkPad W550s-20E1000BPB
Quadro K620M, Core i7 5600U
» Acer TravelMate P256-M-385Y
HD Graphics 4400, Core i3 4030U
Current Prices

Fujitsu Lifebook AH530MF112DE on Ciao

Amazon.com

Show results on Amazon.com

Pricerunner n.a.

> Notebook / Laptop Reviews and News > Library > Fujitsu > Fujitsu Lifebook AH530MF112DE
Author: Stefan Hinum, 2010-11-28 (Update: 2012-05-26)