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Fujitsu LifeBook N532 2 Core Intel Core I5-3xxx 2.6GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 17" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-3xxx 2.6GHz 4GB Feb 2013
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If you need a powerful desktop replacement then the Fujitsu LIFEBOOK N532 is the perfect choice. Its high-definition 43.9 cm (17.3-inch) widescreen display allows you to check all your important... More
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Quite New PCI Express Slot Version

Laptops of a comparable type and age to the LifeBook N532 have PCI Express slot versions of between 2 and 3, and the average PCI Express slot version is 2.2. At 3, the LifeBook N532 has a fairly new PCI Express slot version compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on laptops of this age and type.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The Fujitsu LifeBook N532 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter base frequencies (650 megahertz) amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. Medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago have on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of between 200MHz and 650MHz.

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Three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

The LifeBook N532 is a three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port portable PC. Most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the LifeBook N532 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Good Brand

On average Fujitsu medium processor core notebook PCs have good reviews compared to other brands as do all portable PCs manufactured by Fujitsu.

Fairly Big Screen Size

The Fujitsu LifeBook N532 has one of the bigger screen sizes (17 inches) amongst comparable spec notebook PCs of this age. The screen sizes of portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the LifeBook N532 range from 10" to 18", and the average screen size is 15".

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Fairly Fast Processor Clock Speed

The slowest processor clock speed of notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the LifeBook N532 is 0.8GHz and the fastest is 3.1GHz. At 2.6 gigahertz, the LifeBook N532 has a quite fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the LifeBook N532.

Laptops with a faster processor clock speed that might also be worth considering include the Toshiba Portege R930[plb_1481911_price] (2.7GHz).

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The LifeBook N532 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to it. Most comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this Fujitsu laptop supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This portable PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

Amongst comparable types of portable PC the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.

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16.78 Million Colours Supported Number of Colours Display

This portable PC has a 16.78 million colours supported number of colours display, which is the most commonly found supported number of colours display on medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the LifeBook N532, the LifeBook N532 has a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The LifeBook N532 has a front camera. Most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the LifeBook N532 also have a front camera.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable type and age to it.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most commonly found WiFi standard on comparable spec laptops that came out more than two years ago.

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Very Fast DVD-RAM Write Speed

With a DVD-RAM write speed of 8 CD-speeds, the Fujitsu LifeBook N532 has a very fast DVD-RAM write speed compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago. The average DVD-RAM write speed of notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the LifeBook N532 is 5x, and the DVD-RAM write speeds range from 5x to 8x.

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Quite Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

With a maximum turbo frequency of 3.2 gigahertz, the LifeBook N532 has one of the faster maximum turbo frequencies amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. The slowest maximum turbo frequency of portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago is 1.3GHz, the fastest is 3.7GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 3GHz.

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Very Fast DVD-RAM Read Speed

When compared to other notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the LifeBook N532, the Fujitsu LifeBook N532's DVD-RAM read speed of 8 CD-speeds is one of the fastest. Across all the medium processor core notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the LifeBook N532 the DVD-RAM read speeds range from 5x to 8x.

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Quite Fast CD Rewrite Speed

With a CD rewrite speed of 10 CD-speeds, the LifeBook N532 has one of the fastest CD rewrite speeds amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. The slowest CD rewrite speed of notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the LifeBook N532 is 4x, the fastest is 16x, and the average CD rewrite speed is 5.9x.

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Three USB 3.0 Ports

Most medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the LifeBook N532 have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the LifeBook N532 which has three USB 3.0 ports.

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Six Battery Cells

Most portable PCs of this age and spec have between one and eight battery cells, including the LifeBook N532 which has six battery cells.

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Quite Big Battery Capacity

The Fujitsu LifeBook N532 has a fairly big battery capacity (5,200 milliamperes * hour) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the LifeBook N532. The battery capacities of medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago range from 3mAh to 30,000mAh, and the average battery capacity is 3,700mAh.

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1.4 HDMI Version

This laptop has a 1.4a HDMI version, which is the most frequently found HDMI version on medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity

The LifeBook N532 has a quite big battery capacity (57 watt-hours) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the LifeBook N532. The battery capacities of notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago range from 23Wh to 100Wh.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most commonly found memory slot on medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This laptop has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many portable PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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7 Reasons Against

Only One PCI Express Lane (max)

Most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the LifeBook N532 have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max), including the Fujitsu LifeBook N532 which has one PCI Express lane (max).

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on portable PCs of a comparable 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.

If you would prefer a notebook PC with a better storage medium then you might also want to look at the T420s[pl_48433_price] (SSD), or the S540[pl_2433540_price] (SSD) both from Lenovo.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to it.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Fujitsu LifeBook N532 does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other laptops of this age and type also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only Windows 7 Professional Recovery Operating System

The Fujitsu LifeBook N532 has a Windows 7 Professional recovery operating system which is better than the Windows 8 recovery operating system found on most comparable spec laptops that have been around for a similar time to it.

This portable PC's recovery operating system (Windows 7 Professional) is in fact the worst recovery operating system amongst all portable PCs of this type and age.

A Windows 8.1 Pro recovery operating system is the best recovery operating system amongst similar types of portable PC.

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Very Heavy

At 3 kilograms, the Fujitsu LifeBook N532 is very heavy compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the LifeBook N532. The lightest similar spec portable PC that has been available for a comparable time to the LifeBook N532 is 300g heavy, the heaviest is 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.2kg.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Fujitsu LifeBook N532

Released Over Three Years Ago

This portable PC was released over three years ago.

Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family

The Fujitsu LifeBook N532 has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the LifeBook N532 has a fairly average total storage capacity compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the LifeBook N532.

Portable PCs with a bigger total storage capacity that might also be worth considering include the DELL XPS 13[plb_2556381_price] (512GB) which is also higher rated.

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Average Battery Life

With a battery life of 7 hours, the LifeBook N532 has a relatively typical battery life compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 4 gigabytes, the Fujitsu LifeBook N532 has a pretty typical internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age.

If this laptop internal memory is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the DELL Inspiron 15 3521[plb_2190565_price] (6GB).

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
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Colour
Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
L3 Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Typical Contrast Ratio
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
3D Compatible
Full HD
LED Backlight
Display Surface
Display Number of Colours
Supported Number of Colours Display
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Discrete Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
DVD-RAM Write Speed
DVD-RAM Read Speed
DVD+RW Write Speed
DVD+RW Read Speed
DVD+R Write Speed
DVD+R Read Speed
DVD-RW Write Speed
DVD-RW Read Speed
DVD-R Write Speed
DVD-R Read Speed
CD Rewrite Speed
CD Write Speed
CD Read Speed
Disc
LghtScribe Feature
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Built-In Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G WiMAX
Cabling
Wireless Wide Area Network (WWAN)
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
Microphone Connection
Headphone Connection
USB Sleep-and-Charge Port
USB Sleep-and-Charge
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Version
HDMI Port
VGA Port
ESATA/USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Key
Keyboard Layout
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Included Driver
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life
Battery Capacity
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
Power Auto-Sensing
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height At Front
Depth
Height At Rear
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
Cable Included
AC Adapter Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Operational Conditions
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Storage Relative Humidity Range
Operating Relative Humidity Range
Storage Temperature Range
Operating Temperature Range
Certificates
WiFi Certification
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
64-Bit Computing Architecture
NVIDIA Optimus Technology

Expert Reviews

(3)
18 March 2013

The Fujitsu Lifebook N532 wants to please everybody and be a notebook for business customers as well as multimedia users. So does it sit between the chairs? Yes, in many areas this device is just...

25 March 2013

De Fujitsu Lifebook N532 wil iedereen tevreden stellen door zich zowel op zakelijke als multimedia gebruikers te richten. Maar valt hij er niet precies tussenin? Ja, op veel gebieden is deze...

Solid build quality
Good and spacious input devices
Matte screen surface
Pretty quiet and cool
Decent battery runtimes
Bad speakers
Low clocked graphics
Maue Lautsprecher
Niedrig getaktete Grafikkarte
13 March 2013

Das Fujitsu Lifebook N532 will es allen Recht machen und ein Notebook für Businessnutzer und Multimediafreunde sein. Setzt es sich damit zwischen die Stühle? Ja, denn in vielen Bereichen ist das...

Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers fujitsu i53230, fujitsu i53230m, fujitsu vfyn5320m5501, fujitsu vfyn5320m5501g, fujitsu vfyn5320m5501gb
Barcodes 04051554649494, 04051554652029, 04051554652531, 04053026449342

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