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Fujitsu Lifbook A530 Series

alaTest has collected and analyzed 692 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the performance and screen. The keyboard and value for money also get good opinions. The energy efficiency and touchpad get less positive reviews.

design, price, keyboard, screen, performance

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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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Fujitsu Lifbook A530 Series

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 2 user reviews of Fujitsu Lifbook A530 Series from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 1.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptop Computers on Amazon.co.uk.

0% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk 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

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Review Fujitsu LifeBook A530 Notebook

 

Futureproof. 2010 Intel Core on the cheap? If you're looking for

Quiet and cool; Anti-glare display; Low energy consumption; Good performance; ExpressCard upgrade slot

Too few connections; Tiny touchpad; Spongy keys; Low-contrast display; High-pitched sound

Core i3 with good comprehensive equipment for the purchasing price (Bluetooth, ExpressCard, Windows 7 Pro + Win XP Pro).

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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

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Fujitsu Lifebook A530 review

 

Although Fujitsu's notebooks are designed for business use, the difference is usually only aesthetic. The Lifebook A530's design is typically corporate, but not unattractive. It has the latest Core i3-370M processor, so it's no slouch. On top of that,...

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

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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...

Product Specifications

Configuration

Apple Lightning Connector: No
Calculator Functionality: No
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: No
USB Hub: No
Video Editing Card: No
Voice Control: No
Web Cam: Yes

Connectivity

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

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:9
LED Backlight:Edge LED / 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
RAM Type:DDR3 SDRAM
Supported Console:Not Applicable
Type:Keyboard / Portable
Type of Connection:Plug

Graphic

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

Processor

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
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