Fujitsu Lifebook U938


Fujitsu Lifebook U938
Fujitsu Lifebook U938
Graphics adapter
Intel UHD Graphics 620, Core: 300 - 1100 MHz, Dual-Channel,
12288 MB 
, DDR4-2400, Dual-Channel, one slot (used), 4 GB soldered, max. 20 GB
13.3 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 166 PPI, Sharp LQ133M1JW28, IPS, glossy: no
Intel Kaby Lake-U iHDCP 2.2 Premium PCH
Micron 1100 MTFDDAV256TBN, 256 GB 
, 196 GB free
Realtek ALC255 @ Intel Sunrise Point PCH - High Definition Audio Controller
3 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: 3.5 mm audio combo, Card Reader: SD/SDHC/SDXC, 1 SmartCard, 1 Fingerprint Reader, Brightness Sensor, Sensors: Sierra Wireless Location Sensor, TPM 2.0
Intel Ethernet Connection I219-LM (10/100/1000MBit), Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8265 (a/b/g/n/ac), Bluetooth 4.2, LTE Sierra Wireless EM7455 (Cat. 6) / Downlink up to 300 MBit/s / Uplink up to 50 MBit/s, LTE, GPS
height x width x depth (in mm): 15.5 x 309 x 212.5 ( = 0.61 x 12.17 x 8.37 in)
50 Wh, 3490 mAh Lithium-Ion, 4-cell, 14.4 V, Battery runtime (according to manufacturer): 13 h
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64 Bit
Webcam: HD 720p with status LED
Additional features
Speakers: Stereo, Keyboard: Chiclet, Keyboard Light: no, Windows 10 Pro Recovery DVD, McAfee LiveSafe (trial version), WinZip 21.5 (trial version), 24 Months Warranty
920 g ( = 32.45 oz / 2.03 pounds), Power Supply: 373 g ( = 13.16 oz / 0.82 pounds)
1769 EUR



Average Score: 92.83% - very good
Average of 3 scores (from 4 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 73%, features: 63%, display: 90% mobility: 83%, workmanship: 91%, ergonomy: 81%, emissions: 92%

Reviews for the Fujitsu Lifebook U938

88.5% Fujitsu LifeBook U938 (i5-8250U, LTE, SSD, FHD) Subnotebook Review | Notebookcheck
Lightweight luxury. Compared to its predecessor, the LifeBook U938 is slightly lighter. The biggest upgrade is the quad-core processor, but not much has changed otherwise. Battery life is still decent, but falls short in direct comparison with its biggest rivals.
Fujitsu Lifebook U938 First Take: A premium lightweight ultraportable
Source: English
If you choose the Lifebook U938, you're not only paying for top-notch specifications and build quality, but also for excellent portability.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/25/2018
90% Fujitsu Lifebook U938 review
Source: Techradar English
The Lifebook U938 has a bucket of power under the hood, and a colorful exterior too, although battery longevity isn't a strength.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/12/2018
Rating: Total score: 90%

Foreign Reviews

100% Vergleichstest Ultrabooks
Source: Com! - 8/18 German
Single Review, , Short, Date: 08/01/2018
Rating: Total score: 100%
Fujitsu U938 Red review: „business in the front, party in the back”
Source: →EN
Positive: Attractive design; compact size; light weight; nice performance; good connectivity. Negative: Small trackpad.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/15/2018


Intel UHD Graphics 620: Integrated GPU (GT2, 24 EUs) found on some Kaby-Lake-Refresh CPU models (15 W ULV series). Technically identical to the previous Kaby-Lake GPU called HD Graphics 620. 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.
8250U: Kaby-Lake-Refresh based low power quad-core processor. The four cores are clocked between 1.6 and 3.4 GHz (Turbo Boost) and support HyperThreading. The integrated GPU is clocked between 300 and 1,100 MHz. The SoC is manufactured in a 14nm+ FinFET process. » 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.
0.92 kg:

Mainly, bigger-sized tablets and convertibles 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".

Fujitsu is a medium-sized laptop manufacturer, which did not belong to the global Top 10 in the last years. In the smartphone sector, Fujitsu does hardly play any role. The ratings are above-average in the reviews (as of 2016).

92.83%: Indeed, this rating is very goodl There do not exist many notebook models, which are rated better.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.
Fujitsu Lifebook S938
UHD Graphics 620

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Stefan Hinum, 2018-06- 4 (Update: 2018-06- 4)