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Fujitsu Lifebook U554


Fujitsu Lifebook U554
Fujitsu Lifebook U554
Intel Core i5-4200U 2 x 1.6 - 2.6 GHz, Haswell
Graphics adapter
Intel HD Graphics 4400, Core: 1000 MHz, Memory: 800 MHz
8 GB 
13.30 inch 16:9, 1366 x 768 pixel, LG Philips LP133WH2-TFL2, TN LED, glossy: no
Intel Lynx Point-LP
Samsung SSD 840 250GB MZ7TD256HAFV, 250 GB 
Intel Lynx Point-LP - High Definition Audio Controller
1 USB 2.0, 2 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: combined stereo jack, Card Reader: 4 in 1 (incl. SD / MMC)
Intel Wireless-N 7260 (b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/), Bluetooth 4.0, UMTS (Sierra Wireless EM8805)
height x width x depth (in mm): 175 x 322 x 175 ( = 6.89 x 12.68 x 6.89 in)
48 Wh Lithium-Polymer
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 8 Pro 64 Bit
Webcam: HD (1280 x 720 Pixel)
Additional features
Keyboard: Chiclet, Keyboard Light: no, several manuals, recovery and driver DVD, USB-LAN adaptor, HDMI-VGA adaptor, TPM module, CyberLink YouCam, CorelDRAW (full version), DeskUpdate, AudialsOne (full version), several Fujitsu manuals, McAfee Internet Security, 36 Months Warranty
1.47 kg ( = 51.85 oz / 3.24 pounds), Power Supply: 375 g ( = 13.23 oz / 0.83 pounds)
1500 Euro



Average Score: 84% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: 80%, performance: 77%, features: 70%, display: 74% mobility: 93%, workmanship: 72%, ergonomy: 80%, emissions: 88%

Reviews for the Fujitsu Lifebook U554

83% Review Fujitsu Lifebook U554 Notebook | Notebookcheck
Ultra ambitious. The Fujitsu Lifebook U554 has all the specs for an ultrabook, apart from the touchscreen. However, ambitions are not always enough: Is the subnotebook really a good companion? Find out in our in-depth review.
Fujitsu Lifebook U554 – Интеллигент В Изысканном Костюме
Source: RU→EN version
Positive: Stylish aluminum case; water-resistant keyboard; decent performance. Negative: No 3G; high price.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 01/06/2015
85% Teszt: Fujitsu Lifebook E554 – Hosszútávú biztonság
Source: Wikitech HU→EN version
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 12/12/2014
Rating: Total score: 85% price: 80% workmanship: 60% ergonomy: 80%


Model: The Fujitsu Lifebook U554 belongs to the U series and is stylish and thin. Design is kept clean with strong lines and edges while the entire device comes in black with red highlights, which look particularly beautiful inside the speaker grill and around the touchpad. The usage of plastic and aluminium ensures the Fujitsu Lifebook U554 remains as light as possible at just 1.47 kg. The build quality is excellent and should complement the portability of the device well.

Edging towards the business sector, the Fujitsu Lifebook U554 comes in various configurations. Users can select from Windows 7 Professional to Windows 8.1 Professional and from multiple hardware configurations. Inside there are an Intel Core i5-4200U processor clocked at 1.6 GHz, 8 GB 1600 MHz DDR3L RAM and an Intel HD Graphics 4400 GPU. There are a few storage options from a 320 GB HDD to a 256 GB SSD either suiting a specific usage or budget.

The 13.3 inch LED display has an HD resolution and is anti-glare. Other features include an HD webcam, a USB 2.0 port, two USB 3.0 ports, an HDMI out, a memory card reader and even SIM card support depending on the model. Battery life is good with a 48 Wh Lithium-Polymer pack powering the device up to 11 hours.

Intel HD Graphics 4400:

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

Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

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


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.


There are hardly any tablets in this display size range anymore. For subnotebooks, on the other hand, it is the standard format.

The advantage of subnotebooks is that the entire laptop can be small and therefore easily portable. The smaller display also has the advantage of requiring less power, which further improves battery life and thus mobility. The disadvantage is that reading texts is more strenuous on the eyes. High resolutions are more likely to be found in standard laptops.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

Fujitsu: Fujitsu is a Japanese technology group listed on the Nikkei 225 with origins dating back to 1935. Its products and services focus on information technology, telecommunications, semiconductors, networks, computer and communications products and advanced microelectronics.

In 1999, the cooperation with Siemens in the IT sector (servers, notebooks, desktop PCs, etc.) started under the Fujitsu-Siemens brand. 10 years later, this cooperation ended.

84%: This rating is slightly above average, there are somewhat more devices with worse ratings. However, clear purchase recommendations look different.

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


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Stefan Hinum, 2015-01-29 (Update: 2015-01-29)