Berne, 28 July 2006
The Acer Aspire 5652 Unlimited Laptop is now available in the shops. Prices start at CHF 1,999 (with a data subscription), available at Interdiscount. The Acer Travelmate 4260 model is distributed exclusively through IT partners.
Fujitsu Siemens is launching two models in the LIFEBOOK range in August as Unlimited Laptops. The LIFEBOOK E8210 starts at CHF 2,099 (with data subscription) and the LIFEBOOK Q2010 starts at CHF 6,848 (with data subscription). Fujitsu Siemens products are available from specialist retailers such as Bison, Bechtle, Baggenstos and Panatronic.
Starting this autumn, Lenovo will also be offering selected models from the latest generation of ThinkPads (T60, T60p, X60, X60s, Z61m and R60) as Unlimited Laptops. These will be available to corporate customers on special terms.
All Unlimited Laptops support the HSDPA (High Speed Downlink Packet Access) dataturbo. The network currently covers Berne, Geneva and Zurich; Lausanne, Basel, Lucerne, Zug, St. Gallen, Lugano, Davos and St. Moritz will be covered by the end of the year. The data rate of up to 1.8 Mbps enabled by HDSPA is equivalent to the speed enjoyed by customers at WLAN hotspots. HSDPA-enabled mobile phones are scheduled to be available from Q4 2006.