Announced: Fujitsu LifeBook P1500 ( has news of the new offering from Fujitsu, the LifeBook P1500.

Fujitsu Computer Systems Corp. this week will introduce a notebook PC for users looking for a tablet-style computer that lets them stick with Microsoft Corp.’s Windows XP.

Carmen Nobel and John G. Spooner go on to mention that Fujitsu will release a version towards the end of the year that will be loaded with Windows XP Pro Tablet PC. The LfeBook P1500 replaces the P1120 notebook, and has an 8.9-inch screen that can be rotated/tilted such that it can be used either as a tablet PC or as a notebook with a keyboard.