Fujitsu PC Asia Pacific today announced the debut of Fujitsuâ€™s first MeeGoâ„¢ netbook based on the IntelÂ® Atomâ„¢ processor – Â LIFEBOOK MH330. Press release as follows.
Fujitsu introduces its First
MeeGoâ„¢-Based Netbook in Asia Pacific
Unlocks Infinite Social Capabilities
The MeeGo operating system provides fun and interactive interface, a wealth of social networking capabilities, and enhanced user experience to Fujitsuâ€™s LIFEBOOK MH330.
Malaysia,February 11, 2011 â€“Fujitsu PC Asia Pacific today announced the debut of Fujitsuâ€™s first MeeGoâ„¢ netbook based on the IntelÂ® Atomâ„¢ processor, the LIFEBOOK MH330, opening up infinite social capabilities for tomorrowâ€™s computing experience.
â€œFor our valued users, the MeeGo-based netbookâ€™s human-centric nature not only transcends the boundaries of netbooks but also serves as the new standard for tomorrowâ€™s computing experience. The netbook crystallizes these two best-of-breed products and MeeGo is part of Fujitsu and Intelâ€™s combined efforts to take the industry a big step forward,â€ said Mr. Lim Teck Sin Vice President, Engineering and Product Marketing, Fujitsu PC Asia Pacific. â€œFor multimedia natives who long for enhanced interactivity and immediate multimedia access, the refreshed LIFEBOOK MH330 will definitely surpass their expectations.â€
â€œThe MeeGo open source software platform with IntelÂ® Atomâ„¢ processors give mobile device manufacturers both the freedom and the powerful capabilities to suit a consumerâ€™s mobile lifestyle,â€ said Ram Peddibhotla, System Software Marketing Director, Intel Corporation. â€œIntel welcomes Fujitsu and other manufacturers to the MeeGo ecosystem to give consumers a personalized netbook experience with the benefits of an optimized battery life, rich multimedia support and fast boot time.â€
ENHANCED USER EXPERIENCE
Fujitsuâ€™s latest LIFEBOOK MH330 features MeeGoâ€™s rich interface that allows users to have seamless access to a full suite of usable applications that include social networking tools and multimedia capabilities. Users can get automatic updates and transit easily between applications, browsers and various social networking sites on MeeGoâ€™s powerful user interface which is also flexible and easy to use.
EASY SYSTEM MANAGEMENT
Enjoy lesser waiting time and faster web-browsing experience with the significant reduction in system reboot time. Also, users can easily manage system devices, networks, time and date, and emails, through the simple and straightforward navigation panels.
Specially designed for multimedia natives, the media panel provides an organized view of the videos and music files stored in the media library and offers immediate access and play. The panel also has a built-in control for playback.
SOCIAL NETWORKING ON-THE-GO
The Myzone panel offers a quick snapshot of the userâ€™s personal activity and shows instant updates about the happenings in their social media sphere. Get connected easily with popular social network tools, such as twitter and Facebook, or be in touch with friends via chat.
The MeeGoâ„¢ project combines Intelâ€™s Moblinâ„¢ and Nokiaâ€™s Maemo projects into one Linux-based, open source software platform for the next generation of computing devices. The MeeGo software platform is designed to give developers the broadest range of device segments to target for their applications, including netbooks and entry-level desktops, handheld computing and communications devices, in-vehicle infotainment devices, connected TVs, media phones and more. For consumers, MeeGo will offer innovative application experiences that they can take from device to device. The MeeGo project is hosted by the Linux Foundation. For more information on MeeGo, visit www.meego.com.
Fujitsu remains firmly committed to the promotion of a cleaner environment and complies with the European Unionâ€™s Restriction of Hazardous Substances directive (RoHS) across its entire range of products. In addition, Fujitsu has established a set of commitments that goes beyond RoHS requirements, thus allowing it to stay keenly focused on its customersâ€™ health and well-being as well as to embrace a healthier environment for all. By adopting a green factory concept and being committed to the cause of energy-efficient computing, Fujitsu also fights to sustain the Earth as a sponsor and a member of the Climate Savers Computing Initiative.