Fujitsu-Siemens LifeBook S2110 (13.3″)

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MFR’s Description: The LIFEBOOK S Series is the best friend a frequent traveller can have: An ultraportable notebook with latest technology and ergonomics.

Note:
– First “professional” Lifebook to use an AMD CPU. IT Reviews reports that it uses a Seagate Momentous 5400.2 harddrive.
– The modular bay that holds the optical drive can also have a “weight saver” instead of the drive, or an extra battery.
– Has a Magnesium chassis.
– HyperTransport built-in.

Reviews at the bottom of the page.

Company/Manufacturing Information
Company: Fujitsu Siemens
Company Website: Fujitsu-Siemens.co.uk
Model Name: LifeBook S2110
Product Page: Fujitsu-Siemens.co.uk
Type: “Professional” Ultraportable Laptop
Introduced: February 2006
Cost (MSRP/Street): Close to £1,400 ($2500 USD)
CPU and Memory
Processor Company: AMD
Processor Model: Turion 64 Mobile MT-34 or MT-37
Processor Speed: 1.8GHz
Bus Speed: TBD
Cache Size: 1MB
Cache Type: L2
Memory Capacity: Upto 2GB of memory (2 slots)
Memory Type: DDR333 SDRAM
Memory Speed: PC2700
Shared Video: Up to 128MB
Systemboard Chipset: ATi RS482
Storage
Hard Drive Interface: UDMA/100
Hard Drive Size: 40GB, 60GB, 100GB
Optical Drive: Internal DVD Burner
Display and Graphics
Graphics Chipset: ATi Radeon Xpress 200M graphics
Screen Size: 13.3″
Screen Type: TFT LCD with “Crystal View Technology”
Resolution: 1024×768 (SVGA)
Widescreen (Ratio): No
Video Out: S-Video, VGA
Touchscreen: No
Video Memory: 128MB Shared
Battery, Dimensions, and Weight
Battery Type: Lithium-Ion Battery
Battery Size: 6-cell 5200mAh (Optional 6-cell 3800mAh in modular bay)
Mfr Estimated Runtime: 3hrs 50 mins, up to 7 hours with optional battery in modular bay
Weight: 1.6kg – 1.9kg (around 3.5 – 4 pounds)
Height: 31.5mm ( 1.25 inches)
Width: 293mm ( 11.5 inches)
Depth: 236mm ( 9.3 inches)
Protection and Security
Fingerprint Reader:
Harddrive Shock Protection: Yes
Hardware Passwords: Yes
Other:
Networking and I/O Ports
Wireless: 802.11a/b/g (Atheros)
Ethernet: 10/100 BaseT (Broadcomm BCM4401)
Modem: 56K V.92
Input: Keyboard, Touchpad
USB Ports: 3x USB 2.0
Firewire (IEEE 1394): 1x IEEE1394
PS/2, Serial, Parallel:
Infrared: Fast IrDa 1.1
Audio: SigmaTel STAC9753 Chipset, Microphone/Line-In, Headphone Out
PC Card Slots: 1x PC Card II
Flash Memory Card: SD, MMC, xD, MS (possibly Memory Stick Pro)
Bluetooth:
Port Replicator: Available
Other I/O:
Software and Warranty
Installed OS: Microsoft Windows XP
Microsoft Windows Vista capable.
Drivers: fujitsu-siemens.com/support
Included Software: Varied – see manufacturers site
Warranty: Up to three years.

Review Excerpts – Click on publication links below to read full reviews

IT Reviews – March 2006 – A neat and tidy AMD Turion notebook that has excellent build quality and superb battery life. The screen and keyboard are great for business users