Inside Fujitsu LifeBook U9311X – disassembly and upgrade options
As expected, the memory here cannot be upgraded. After all, we are talking about a 1 kg device.
Fujitsu LifeBook U9311X
- Intel Core i7-1185G7
- Intel Iris Xe Graphics G7 (96EU)
- 16GB RAM
- 512GB SSD
1. Remove the bottom plate
To take this laptop apart, you need to undo about 5 million screws. After that, you can remove the bottom panel simply by lifting it away.
Here, we see a 50Wh battery pack.
3. Мemory and storage
In terms of memory, you can get configurations with up to 32GB of LPDDR4 dual-channel RAM. Unfortunately, it is soldered to the motherboard, so no upgrades are possible. On the bright side, you get one M.2 PCIe x4 slot for storage.
4. Cooling system
The cooling solution comprises a single heat pipe, a tiny heat sink, and a small fan.
Fujitsu LifeBook U9311X in-depth review
Despite its early adoption of laptop technology, Fujitsu is no longer considered as one of the "big" notebook brands out there. However, they are all in on business devices, and dare we say, they produce some of the most uncompromised designs.Today, we have one such offering. It is the LifeBook U9311X, and it once again comes at the stupidly low weight of 1.02 kg. And this is accounting for the touchscreen protecting cover, and the more flexible hinge mechanisms.In addition to that, this laptop offers the latest Tiger Lake processors from Intel. One of the pivotal features in this dev[...]
- Ultralight magnesium chassis
- Covers 97% of sRGB colors
- Very high color accuracy when Gaming and Web design profile is installed
- Good battery life
- A dedicated pen that hides inside the laptop
- PalmSecure and optional IR face recognition systems
- Rich I/O with two Thunderbolt 4 ports, an SD card reader and an optional LTE support
- Uses aggressive PWM up to 79 nits (our Health-Guard profile deals with the issue)
- Speakers are really quiet
- Memory is soldered to the motherboard