The LifeBook U772 has more PCI Express lanes (max) than most of the notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the LifeBook U772. This notebook PC is a 16 PCI Express lane (max) laptop compared to most of the ultrabooks that have been available for a similar time to the LifeBook U772 which only have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max).
Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
The LifeBook U772 has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (1,150 megahertz) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable type and age to the LifeBook U772. The average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the LifeBook U772 is 1,100MHz, and the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies range from 800MHz to 1,300MHz.
Fujitsu Portable PCs Have Good Reviews
Fujitsu has good average reviews for its ultrabooks as well as across its entire laptop range.
Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed
Laptops that have been available for around the same time as the LifeBook U772 have processor clock speeds of between 1GHz and 2.9GHz. At 2 gigahertz, the LifeBook U772 has a fairly fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age.
Intel Core I7 Processor Family
The LifeBook U772 has an Intel Core i7 processor family which is better than most laptops of a comparable spec and age to it. Most notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5 processor family. Across all laptops of a similar type and age to the LifeBook U772 the best processor family is Intel Core i7-3xxx and the worst is Intel Core i3-2xxx.
Has a Front Camera
The LifeBook U772 has a front camera, as do most of the other ultrabooks that are a comparable age to the LifeBook U772.
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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The LifeBook U772 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most portable PCs of this age and type.
This laptop's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all portable PCs of this age and type.
Amongst comparable types of laptop the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.
Quite Big Internal Memory
Across all the ultrabooks that have been on the market for a comparable time to the LifeBook U772 the internal memory range from 4GB to 16GB. With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the LifeBook U772 has one of the bigger internal memory amongst ultrabooks of this age.
SSD Storage Medium
This notebook PC has an SSD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on portable PCs of this spec and age. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.
Quite Long Battery Life
Across all the laptops that have been around for around the same time as the LifeBook U772 the battery lifes range from 3.5h to 18h, and the average battery life is 8.2h. At 10 hours, the LifeBook U772 has a quite long battery life compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and type.
L3 Processor Cache
This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most commonly found processor cache on ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago.
Fairly Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency
Laptops of this type and age have maximum turbo frequencies of between 1.3GHz and 3.6GHz. With a maximum turbo frequency of 3.2 gigahertz, the LifeBook U772 has one of the faster maximum turbo frequencies amongst ultrabooks of this age.
256 Solid-State Drive Capacity
The LifeBook U772 is a 256 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity portable PC.
802.11g WiFi Standard
This portable PC has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to it.
Quite Big Processor Cache
Across all the ultrabooks that have been around for around the same time as the LifeBook U772 the processor caches range from 1MB to 6MB. At 4 megabytes, the LifeBook U772 has a very big processor cache compared to most of the other ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago.
SSD Storage Medium
This laptop has an SSD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on similar spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.
Gold EPEAT Compliance
This laptop has a Gold EPEAT compliance, which is typical of many notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to it.
Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed
At 2,000 megahertz, the LifeBook U772 has a fairly fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other ultrabooks that were released around the same time as the LifeBook U772. The average processor clock speed of similar spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the LifeBook U772 is 1,700MHz.
Very Short Battery Recharge Time
Across all the laptops of this spec and age the battery recharge times range from 2h to 4h, and the average battery recharge time is 2.5h. The Fujitsu LifeBook U772 has one of the shorter battery recharge times (only 2 hours) amongst ultrabooks of this age.
7 Reasons Against
Only Not Supported HD Type
The HD type of the this notebook PC are Not supported, which is the most commonly found HD type on ultrabooks that have been available for more than two years.
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
Like most of the other laptops of this age and spec, the Fujitsu LifeBook U772 does not have a full-size keyboard.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on portable PCs that have been available for more than two years.
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
Like most of the other ultrabooks that have been around for around the same time as the LifeBook U772, the Fujitsu LifeBook U772 does not have a touch sensitive screen.
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Only 300:1 Typical Contrast Ratio
The LifeBook U772 has a maximum typical contrast ratio of 300:1. That's 57% less typical contrast ratio than a 700:1 laptop, which is the most common typical contrast ratio.
This portable PC's typical contrast ratio (300:1) is in fact the worst typical contrast ratio amongst all ultrabooks that have been available for around the same time as the LifeBook U772.
A 1000:1 typical contrast ratio is the best typical contrast ratio amongst comparable types of portable PC.
Very Dim Display Brightness
Laptops of this type and age have display brightnesss of between 200 cd/m² and 400 cd/m². The LifeBook U772 has one of the dimmer display brightnesss (only 220 candellas per square meter) amongst comparable spec laptops of this age.
Only One USB 2.0 Port
Most comparable spec notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago have between one and two USB 2.0 ports, including the LifeBook U772 which has one USB 2.0 port.
4 Other reasons to consider the Fujitsu LifeBook U772
Released Over Three Years Ago
This notebook PC has been on the market for over three years.
Average Screen Size
With a screen size of 14 inches, the LifeBook U772 has a pretty average screen size compared to most of the other laptops that came out more than two years ago.
Average Total Storage Capacity
At 256 gigabytes, the LifeBook U772 has a relatively standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age.
+2 Other reasons
With a weight of 1.4 kilograms, the Fujitsu LifeBook U772 has a fairly average weight compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been on the market for more than two years.
Intel Core i7, Intel Core i7-3xxx
Processor Clock Speed
Intel QM77 Express
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Maximum Turbo Frequency
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
1x8, 1x1, 1x16, 2x4, 2x8
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
Smart Cache, L3
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
1 x 8
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Size
Total Storage Capacity
SD, SD, SDHC, SD, SDXC
Integrated Card Reader
Solid-State Drive Interface
Serial ATA, Serial ATA II, Serial ATA III
Solid-State 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 1080
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
DisplayPort, DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, Serial Digital Video Out (SDVO), VGA (D-Sub)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
USB Sleep-and-Charge Port
Combo Headphone/mic Port
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
Windows 7 Professional
Norton Internet Security
Adobe Reader, Application Panel, Display Manager, ShockSensor Utility, Power Saving Utility, Plugfree Network EasyGuide, Nero Essentials S, Norton Internet Security
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 Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Set
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
Processor Package Size
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery Recharge Time
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
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Power Adapter Weight
Power Adapter Height
Power Adapter Depth
Power Adapter Width
AC Adapter Included
Quick Start Guide
Storage Relative Humidity Range
20 - 80
Operating Relative Humidity Range
20 - 85
Storage Temperature Range
-15 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 35
GS, CE, CB, WEEE, HCT/HCL/WHQL
Energy Star Certified
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video
Power Supply Type
Intel Virtualization Technology
Compatible Operating System
Microsoft Windows 8 64-bit, Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit, Windows 7 Home Basic 64-bit, Windows XP 32-bit, Windows 7 32-bit, Windows 8 32-bit
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