Fujitsu Lifebook U574

Specifications

Fujitsu Lifebook U574Notebook: Fujitsu Lifebook U574 (LifeBook U Series)
Processor: Intel Core i5 4200U
Graphics Adapter: Intel HD Graphics 4400
Display: 13.3 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 1.6kg

Reviews for the Fujitsu Lifebook U574

Foreign Reviews

Fujitsu LIFEBOOK U574: выбирай японское качество
Source: Notebook-Center.ru RU→EN
Positive: Comfortable waterproof keyboard; slim and lightweight; durable case; good autonomy; decent hardware. Negative: Relatively high price; poor display and speakers.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/03/2014
Рад служить. Обзор ноутбука FUJITSU LIFEBOOK U574
Source: Ferra.ru RU→EN
Positive: Light; comfortable keyboard; good touchpad; robust case; long battery life. Negative: Extremely poor display; poor sound system.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/23/2014

Comment

Intel HD Graphics 4400:

ULV integrated GPU (GT2) with 20 EUs found on certain Haswell CPU models.

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.


4200U:

Haswell-based ULV dual-core processor clocked at 1.6 GHz with Turbo Boost support up to 2.6 GHz. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 4400 and a dual-channel DDR3 memory controller.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


13.3": This is a common display format for subnotebooks. Netbooks, UMPC and some subnotebooks have tinier displays. Nevertheless, the majority of standard laptops has a higher format. The advantage of a small display is, that the subnotebook can be small dimensioned and can be carried easily. Further the small display needs few energy, which improves the battery runtime and in consequence the mobility. The disadvantage is that the reading of texts is a bit exhausting for the eyes, especially with high resolutions.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


1.6 kg: This sub-notebook weighs less than the average of all notebooks and represents a medium class of weight among the sub-notebooks. 11 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".


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

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2014-06-11 (Update: 2014-06-11)