If you are looking for a solid and reliable all-round notebook the Fujitsu LIFEBOOK A532 is the right solution. With its high-definition 39.6 cm (15.6-inch) outdoor-friendly anti-glare LCD display...
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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
At 32 gigabytes, the LifeBook A532 has a quite big maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the LifeBook A532. The maximum internal memory supported by processors of medium processor core laptops that were released more than two years ago range from 2GB to 32GB.
Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
The on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of portable PCs of this age and spec range from 200MHz to 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 380MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 650 megahertz, the Fujitsu LifeBook A532 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter base frequencies amongst comparable spec notebook PCs of this age.
Three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports
The LifeBook A532 is a three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port notebook PC.
Medium processor core laptops produced by Fujitsu have good ratings on average. We also checked the reviews for all portable PCs (not just medium processor core laptops) and found that Fujitsu also has good ratings across its entire range.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Fujitsu LifeBook A532 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most medium processor core laptops that have been available for more than two years. This Fujitsu laptop supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most medium processor core laptops that were released more than two years ago support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed.
A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years.
The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst similar types of notebook PC is 133MHz.
Has a Front Camera
The LifeBook A532 has a front camera, as do most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago.
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AC Cable Included
This notebook PC has an AC cable included, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable type and age to it.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many similar spec laptops that have been around for more than two years.
Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory
The LifeBook A532 has a fairly big maximum internal memory (16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that came out more than two years ago. Across all the laptops that are a comparable age to the LifeBook A532 the maximum internal memory range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 12GB.
802.11g WiFi Standard
The LifeBook A532 has an 802.11g WiFi standard which is better than most laptops of this age and type. Most comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to it have an 802.11n WiFi standard. Across all portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the LifeBook A532 the best Wi-Fi standard is 802.11n and the worst is 802.11a.
Three USB 3.0 Ports
The Fujitsu LifeBook A532 is a three USB 3.0 port laptop.
HDD Storage Medium
This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to it.
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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
The LifeBook A532 does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other laptops that were launched more than two years ago do have a full-size keyboard.
Only HDD Storage Medium
This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on notebook PCs of a similar type and age to it. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.
Only 300:1 Typical Contrast Ratio
The LifeBook A532 has a maximum typical contrast ratio of 300:1. That's 40% less typical contrast ratio than a 500:1 notebook PC, which is the most common typical contrast ratio. The typical contrast ratio of all laptops that are a comparable age to the LifeBook A532 ranges from 250:1 to 1000:1.
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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
Like most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the LifeBook A532, the LifeBook A532 does not have a touch sensitive screen.
Only Windows 8 Recovery Operating System
This portable PC has a Windows 8 Pro recovery operating system, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been available for more than two years.
Only 1,000 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate
This laptop Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many laptops of this age and spec.
Only Windows 7 Professional Optional Operating System
The Fujitsu LifeBook A532 has a Windows 7 Professional optional operating system which is better than the Windows 8 optional operating system found on most medium processor core laptops that have been around for a similar time to it.
This laptop's optional operating system (Windows 7 Professional) is in fact the worst optional operating system amongst all notebook PCs of this spec and age.
A Windows 8.1 Pro optional operating system is the best optional operating system across similar types of laptop.
Only 4 Bluetooth Version
This laptop supports a 4.0 EDR Bluetooth version, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to it.
Medium processor core laptops that were released around the same time as the LifeBook A532 have heights of between 1.8mm and 300mm, and the average height is 28mm. The LifeBook A532 is one of the thicker comparable spec notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the LifeBook A532 (34.2 millimeters) amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age.
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Released Over Three Years Ago
It was over three years ago when Fujitsu released the LifeBook A532.
Average Processor Clock Speed
The LifeBook A532 has a fairly average processor clock speed (2.4 gigahertz) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that were released around the same time as the LifeBook A532.
Average Screen Size
The LifeBook A532 has a relatively standard screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago.
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Intel Core I3-3xxx Processor Family
The LifeBook A532 has an Intel Core i3-3xxx processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most medium processor core laptops that are a comparable age to it.
The LifeBook A532 has a pretty typical weight (2.4 kilograms) compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the LifeBook A532.
Average Total Storage Capacity
The LifeBook A532 has a pretty typical total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that were released more than two years ago.
Average Internal Memory
At 4 gigabytes, the LifeBook A532 has a pretty standard internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that have been on the market for more than two years.
Average Battery Life
The LifeBook A532 has a fairly typical battery life (6.2 hours) compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been available for more than two years.
Intel Core i3, Intel Core i3-3xxx
Processor Clock Speed
Intel HM76, Intel HM76 Express
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
133, 1333, 333, 1600
Processor Memory Type
DDR3-SDRAM, DDR3L, DDR3L-SDRAM
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configuration
1x1, 1x16, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
Smart Cache, L3
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
1 x 4
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Size
Total Storage Capacity
Memory Stick (MS), MS PRO, SD, SD, SDHC
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
1366 x 768
Touch Sensitive Screen
Typical Contrast Ratio
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 400, Intel HD Graphics 4000
1920 x 1200
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, Serial Digital Video Out (SDVO), VGA (D-Sub)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
DVD Super Multi
4.0, 4.0 EDR
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Wireless LAN Connection
Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Windows 8, Windows 8 Pro
Optional Operating System
Windows 7 Professional
Norton Internet Security
- Adobe Reader,- Nero Essentials S,- Microsoft Office Starter
Recovery Operating System
Windows 8, Windows 8 Pro
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Execute Disable Bit
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Processor Package Size
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery Cell Count
Lithium, Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
External Power Adapter
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240
AC Adapter Frequency
50, 50/60, 60
AC Adapter Power
HDD, Supervisor, User
Cable Lock Slot
Wireless Display Connectivity
Weight & Dimensions
AC Adapter Included
Operating Relative Humidity Range
20 - 85
Storage Temperature Range
-15 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 35
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video