Fujitsu to launch proGreen laptops with 18 hour battery backup

The company has released its proGreen series, which consists of six computers that are Energy Star 5.0-compliant, including two notebooks.

The green notebooks, the LifeBook E780 and the LifeBook S710, come equiped with Intel’s Core i5 and Core i7 vPro power optimized processors. Fujitsu claims the laptops are 25 percent more energy efficient than their previous LifeBook models.

Fujitsu says the notebooks will also come with an 87 percent energy efficient AC adapter. The computers can run for up to 18 hours on their two batteries. The models have a green casing, reflect its environmental concerns.

“We are the first IT vendor to offer a complete range of environmentally-sound products,” says Rajat Kakar, vice president of the clients group at Fujitsu. “This product line offers all the environmental benefits along with maximum performance, but without a high price tag. Furthermore, businesses can achieve additional cost-savings with the resulting energy-savings.”