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Fujitsu Lifbook A530 Series

alaTest has collected and analyzed 693 reviews of Fujitsu Lifbook A530 Series. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Views about the keyboard and screen are overall positive. The price and design are also appreciated, but the energy efficiency and touchpad get critical views.

performance, design, price, screen, keyboard

sound, touchpad, energy

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Fujitsu Lifbook A530 Series is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: ( review summary for Fujitsu Lifbook A530 Series


alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Fujitsu Lifbook A530 Series from The average user rating for this product is 1.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on

0% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: NewTech USB Laptop Speakers for use with Fujitsu Celsius H700, Fujitsu Celsius H710, Fujitsu Celsius H910, Fujitsu Lifebook A530, Fujitsu Lifebook A53

Oct, 2015

Expert review by: (

Review Fujitsu LifeBook A530 Notebook


Futureproof. 2010 Intel Core on the cheap? If you're looking for an office notebook with current hardware, good connectivity, matte TFT and acceptable battery life, you should call in at Fujitsu. In particular the ergonomics are inspiring.

Quiet and cool, Anti-glare display, Low energy consumption, Good performance, ExpressCard upgrade slot, A simple office device without bells and whistles. No noisy fan and no electric heating pad.  A matte display to top it off: that's how an office...

Too few connections, Tiny touchpad, Spongy keys, Low-contrast display, High-pitched sound, A larger touchpad that can be used pleasantly. Core i3 with good comprehensive equipment for the purchasing price (Bluetooth, ExpressCard, Windows 7 Pro + Win XP...

Aug, 2010

Expert review by: James Stables (

Fujitsu LifeBook A530 review


A low-cost laptop, but unfortunately cuts too many corners

Portability ; Build quality ; DVD drive

Performance ; Battery life ; Almost no video memory ; Small hard drive ; Dull screen

May, 2011

Expert review by: Barry de la Rosa (

Fujitsu Lifebook A530 review


Good performance and decent build quality, but the screen isn't the best, and battery life is poor.

Jan, 2011

Consumer review by: Derek (

Fujitsu Lifebook A530 VFY:A5300MRYF1GB


Solid case, feels like it will last ; Mousepad has a nice feel to it; although it's small, it's responsive and easy to use. It's also VERY customisable, with gestures and scrolling options where every parameter is adjustable. But it's hard to find the...

Power cord can foul DVD drive when it opens; make sure you have the right-angle in the cord facing AWAY from you ; Comes preinstalled with Office2010 trial; waste of disk space, especially as, even on a "virgin" machine, it won't run ; Keyboard looks a...

Nov, 2011

Product Specifications


Apple Lightning Connector: No
Calculator Functionality:No / Yes
Chip Card Reader: No
Convertible: No
DVD Writer:DVD-Writer
Embedded 3G/4G:3G / No
Embedded UMTS:No / Yes
Fingerprint Reader: No
Flexible Keyboard: No
Hard Drive Type:Hard Disk Drive
Integrated Cursor Control: No
Magnetic Card Reader: No
Remote Control: No
Separate Mouse Included: No
TV Card: No
USB Hub: No
Video Editing Card: No
Voice Control: No
Web Cam: Yes


Bluetooth:No / Yes
Card Reader:4 in 1 Card Reader
Firewire: No
TV Output:No / Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes


Aspect Ratio:16:9
LED Backlight:Edge LED / No
LED Technology: No
Touchscreen: No
True Resolution:WXGA

General Features

Intel ® Centrino Technology: No
Intel Centrino Technology: No
Media Centre Edition: No
Netbook: No
Operating System Version:Windows 7 Professional / Windows 7 Professional Downgradable to XP
Platform:PC / Mac
Supported Console:Not Applicable
Type:Keyboard / Portable
Type of Connection:Plug


Brand of Graphic Chip:Intel / Intel ®
GPU Model (Graphic Card):Intel ® HD GPU / INTEL HD GPU


Chipset Brand:Intel / Intel® / Unknown
Chipset Type:HM55 / Unknown
Processor:Celeron / CORE I3 / CORE I5 / Core™ i3 / Core™ i5
Processor Brand:Intel / Intel ®
Processor Number:I3-330M / I3-350M / I3-370M / I3-380M / I5-430M / I5-460M / I5-480M / P4600