Pros

  • Touchpad takes stylus input
  • Spill-resistant keyboard

Cons

  • Weak speakers
  • Sub-par battery life

At A Glance

Although not a best-of-class desktop replacement, the LifeBook A6030 offers a lot for the money, including stylus input.

Manufacturer’s Description

What has computing, multimedia, wireless technology, an industry-leading wide 15.4 inch Color Enhanced View display, unparalled reliability, multiple security options, and can be yours at a reasonable price? The Fujitsu Lifebook A6030 Notebook - featuring Fujitsu quality you can depend on and stylishly packaged for those who want it all.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.fujitsu.com/us

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Core 2 Duo T7300
Processor speed 2000.0 MHz
Display
Display size 15.4 inches
Resolution 1280 x 800 pixels
Graphics
Graphics Type Integrated
Primary Graphics Chipset Intel 965 Express
General Information
UPC Code 611343072991
Memory
Memory size 2048.0 MB
Memory type DDR2 SDRAM
Memory speed 667.0 MHz
Storage Media
SD card Yes
Memory stick Memory Stick
Ports and Connections
Ethernet Type 10/100/1000 Mbps

Performance

Overall Performance
WorldBench 6 Score 77.0
WorldBench 6 Rating Good
Battery
Battery Life 2:21:19 AM   (hh:mm)
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 344.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 400.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 293.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 566.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 565.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 807.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 277.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 715.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 252.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 15.47   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 9.13   Frames per second (higher is better)
Performance
World Bench 5 Multitasking 437.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0