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Fujitsu Begins Sales of Bluetooth-Integrated Pocket LOOX
Palm-size PDA in Japan Market

Pocket LOOXTokyo, July 16, 2002 -- Fujitsu Limited today announced that it has commenced sales of its Pocket LOOX palm-sized personal digital assistant (PDA) in the Japanese market, with general availability from August 2, 2002 (*1). The sleek, 175g Pocket LOOX has built-in BluetoothTM wireless communications capability, enabling on-the-go Internet access via Bluetooth-equipped PDC or PHS mobile phones.Moreover, when linked to personal computers equipped with a Bluetooth USB adaptor (*2), it can be used in the office or at home for wireless data exchange, checking e-mail, surfing the Web and various other business and entertainment purposes.

Featuring a 400 MHz Intel® PXA250 Application Processor and running on Microsoft® Pocket PC 2002 Software, including Pocket Outlook, Pocket Word and Pocket Excel, Fujitsu's Pocket LOOX offers excellent performance, convenience and usability. It comes bundled with a wide array of software ideally suited to active mobile users, from electronic maps and train transfer guides to tools that enable Internet-based search, communication, personal information management, and entertainment access any time and anywhere.

In addition to its appeal for individual consumers, Pocket LOOX adds another dimension to Fujitsu's mobility solutions for corporate customers, combining the portability of a wireless phone with the functionality of a laptop computer. For example, when integrated with location positioning technology and customer information systems, Pocket LOOX can be used to optimize dispatching of route sales and maintenance people, thereby contributing to increased efficiency and customer satisfaction. Salespeople using Pocket LOOX when out of the office or on sales calls at customers' premises can quickly collect information and write up orders, helping them to avoid missed opportunities and capitalize on sales opportunities. Moreover, on-the-go groupware applications and e-mail functionality make information sharing possible any time and anywhere, helping to speed decision making.

[Principal Specifications and Options] (for Japan market)
CPU:Intel® PXA250 Application Processor (400 MHz)
Operating system:Microsoft® Pocket PC 2002 Software, Japanese edition
Memory:32 MB ROM (flash), 64 MB RAM
Display size:3.5" reflective color TFT LCD (front light, 240 x 320 pixels, 65,536 colors)
Audio:Internal microphone/speaker (mono), stereo headphone jack
Wireless communications:built-in BluetoothTM module (v1.1)
Interfaces:SD card slot x 1 (with security feature; SD-IO not supported); Type 2 Compact Flash card slot x 1; IrDA infrared port x 1; expansion connector x 1; external serial/USB (host mode not supported) connection port x 1; DC in x 1
Battery:Li polymer (built in)
Battery operating time:approx. 10 hours (standard battery); approx. 20 hours (optional expansion battery). Assumes front light off, display in continuous "Today" mode. Battery life will vary depending on ambient temperature and other conditions.
Size & weight:77.3 x 17.5 x 130 mm (W x D x H); 175 g
Also included:stylus pen, cradle, AC adaptor, USB cable, carrying case, 2 CD-ROMs (ActiveSync® 3.5 & Outlook® 2002) plus application and utility software
Options:expansion battery, wireless LAN card, serial cable, audio remote control (Expansion battery available from end of August; all other options available August 2.)

For Information regarding Pocket LOOX availability and features in regions outside Japan, please see the following Web sites:

In Europe (EMEA):
In North America:
In Asia:

BluetoothTM USB adaptor (option with Fujitsu's FMV Series PCs)

About Fujitsu
Fujitsu is a leading provider of customer-focused IT and communications solutions for the global marketplace. Pace-setting technologies, high- reliability/performance computing and telecommunications platforms, and a worldwide corps of systems and services experts make Fujitsu uniquely positioned to unleash the infinite possibilities of the broadband Internet to help its customers succeed. Headquartered in Tokyo, Fujitsu Limited (TSE:6702) reported consolidated revenues of 5 trillion yen (about US$38 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2002. For more information, please see:

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