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Fujitsu Introduces docomo NEXT series™ ARROWS X LTE F-05D

High-spec all-in-one smartphone supporting Xi LTE communications

Fujitsu Limited

Tokyo, December 14, 2011

Fujitsu today announced that its new smartphone, docomo NEXT series ARROWS X LTE F-05D, will be available in Japan from NTT DOCOMO, Inc. beginning December 17, 2011.

ARROWS X LTE F-05D is a high-spec, water-resistant smartphone powered by NTT DOCOMO, Inc's ultra high-speed Xi ("crossy") communications network. The all-in-one smartphone is equipped with a wide range of advanced features, including a high-performance 1.2GHz dual-core CPU boasting unparalleled processing speed, DTCP-IP-compatible DLNA connectivity, a "human-centric engine" that delivers the ultimate level of convenience, and a high-resolution 13.1 megapixel camera that is among the top of its class of smartphones. As such, the new water-resistant smartphone is being positioned as the flagship model of Fujitsu's winter 2011 collection.


Amid an expanding smartphone market, there has been widespread attention regarding the increased need for handling rich content, such as large-screen data-intensive video content, as well as support for high-speed communications services that can be used to easily download content and applications.

With its quick-response touchscreen for speedy operations, ARROWS X LTE F-05D—which runs on NTT DOCOMO, Inc.'s next-generation "Xi" communications network—enables among the fastest response speeds for its class of smartphones. This, in turn, allows users to enjoy simple high-definition video playback, touch screen operations, web browsing, and mobile applications with unprecedented smoothness.

In addition to featuring DTCP-IP-compatible DLNA functionality, which makes it possible for users to view terrestrial digital broadcasts recorded on a media recorder or TV from even anywhere in the home, F-05D comes pre-installed with applications for video on-demand services such as TSUTAYA TV and Hikari TV. Users can download their favorite movies and TV dramas, and comfortably watch them at any time on the handset's large 4.3-inch screen.

Moreover, the 8.7mm thin handset incorporates a plethora of advanced features, including a high-resolution 13.1 megapixel camera that is among the top of its class of smartphones, water- (IPX5/8) and dust-resistant (IP5X)(1) technology, hand-written input featuring an advanced handwriting recognition engine, ATOK, infrared communications, Osaifu-Keitai, and one-segment broadcast reception. The result is an "all-in-one" smartphone that offers users all the features they are looking for.

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Product Features

1. Slim water-resistant smartphone featuring a 1.2GHz dual-core CPU & Xi ultra high-speed communications

  • Xi ultra high-speed communications
    F-05D runs on Xi, a next-generation LTE communications service that delivers downstream speeds of up to 37.5Mbps (2) . With such unparalleled speed, users can easily download data-intensive Internet video content and applications. Moreover, the handset's built-in tethering capabilities allow users to simply connect Internet-enabled devices, such as PCs or portable gaming devices, to a Xi-based broadband environment, even when on-the-go.
  • High-performance dual-core CPU & quick-response touchscreen
    The handset is equipped with a 1.2GHz dual-core "OMAP4" CPU that boasts unmatched processing speed, thereby enabling high-speed operations. Through the optimization of its computational performance, the processor also offers low power consumption. In addition, F-05D includes a quick-response touchscreen that makes for a smooth and effortless user experience. With the smartphone's special surface processing, called Super Glide Coating, users can glide their way through the phone's touchscreen operations.
  • Slim 8.7mm form factor & water-resistant technology
    Fujitsu has developed a slim form factor that, while 8.7mm at its thinnest point, incorporates all of the features users are looking for. Thanks to water- (IPX5/8) and dust-resistant (IP5X) technology, users do not have to worry about getting the handset wet when using it in the kitchen or in the rain.

2. 4.3-inch HD display & DLNA and other entertainment capabilities

  • 4.7-inch HD display supporting 16.77 million colors
    The smartphone comes with a large 4.3-inch ultra high-definition display that supports a full spectrum of 16.77 million colors. As a result, one-segment broadcasts and video content are displayed in brilliant resolution. Furthermore, the smartphone's high-fidelity Dolby Mobile V3 engine allows users to enjoy video content that boasts gorgeous visuals and striking audio.
  • DLNA/DTCP-IP support and integration with video on-demand services
    F-05D's DLNA capabilities allow users to view terrestrial digital broadcasts recorded on a media recorder or TV from anywhere in the home. Moreover, the smartphone comes with video on-demand service applications such as TSUTAYA TV—which offers an abundant collection of titles, including the latest Hollywood movies—as well as Hikari TV and Hulu. By downloading their favorite movies and TV dramas (3) , users can enjoy content to their heart's content.

3. 13.1 megapixel camera among the top of its class of smartphones

The smartphone's 13.1 megapixel high-resolution and high-performance camera is equipped with an Exmor R for Mobile back-illuminated CMOS sensor, along with Fujitsu's high-resolution Milbeaut Mobile image processing engine. The combination of these two features enables photographs and videos to be captured in high definition. In addition to full HD video capturing, unlimited sequence photography mode, and other functionality, F-05D is loaded with entertainment-oriented camera features, including chrome key mode, "art camera" mode allowing users to select the presentation of the photo, and focus control. With "My Collection," it is also easy to index captured pictures and videos by location and subject.

4. Human-centric engine supporting busy lifestyles

The smartphone is equipped with an alarm clock system that monitors and analyzes the user's sleeping condition for the best wake-up call time; a 3D motion-sensor technology to diagnose the user's body posture; and sound control technology that responds to the noise level in the environment and the hearing ability of the user.

5. Fujitsu Mobile Integrated Dictionary + and other useful lifestyle features

F-05D provides access to a total of 29 dictionaries(4), including the same full-featured dictionaries that can be found in electronic dictionary devices in Japan. It also comes with a variety of advanced features, such as Bluetooth connectivity and F-LINK, which enables data to be transferred wirelessly.

Key Services

sp mode mail, FOMA® high-speed (7.2Mbps), dmenu, dmarket, DOCOMO Anshin Scan

Product Specifications

Size: 129 × 64 × 9.8 mm (9.9 mm at thickest point)
Weight: 124 g
Continuous Standby Time:
   Approx. 490 hours in FOMA 3G
   Approx. 290 hours in GSM
   Approx. 200 hours in LTE
Continuous Talk Time:
   Approx. 340 minutes in FOMA 3G
   Approx. 460 minutes in GSM
Main Display: 4.3-inch HD LCD (720 × 1280 pixels)
Camera: 13.1 megapixel effective resolution, CMOS sensor (external)
Colors: Magenta, Blue Black

  • [1] IPX5/8 water resistance and IP5X dust resistance

    The IPX5 designation indicates that the mobile phone can normally function after being sprayed with water from a nozzle with a diameter of 6.3 mm at a rate of 12.5 liters per minute from a distance of approximately 3m for a period of at least 3 minutes. The IPX8 designation, in the case of the F-05D, indicates that the mobile phone functions normally after being immersed in room-temperature tap water to a depth of 1.5m for 30 minutes. IP5X indicates that the mobile phone can be left in an environment with dust particles with a diameter of 75 µm or less for 8 hours, and continue to function and be used safely.

  • [2] Downstream speeds of up to 37.5Mbps

    The maximum outdoor download speed within the usage area is 37.5 Mbps, and the maximum transmission speed is 12.5 Mbps. Communication speeds refer to the maximum speeds for sending or receiving data based on technical specifications rather than actual speeds. As the service employs the best-effort delivery method, speeds may decrease depending on the communications environment and network traffic.

  • [3] Downloading movies and TV dramas

    Content downloading is subject to fees. Users will also incur additional packet communications charges when downloading.

  • [4] Total of 29 dictionaries

    Some of the dictionaries are available via download.

About Fujitsu

Fujitsu is the leading Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) company offering a full range of technology products, solutions and services. Over 170,000 Fujitsu people support customers in more than 100 countries. We use our experience and the power of ICT to shape the future of society with our customers. Fujitsu Limited (TSE:6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.5 trillion yen (US$55 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2011. For more information, please see

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Xi, FOMA, sp mode, Osaifu-Keitai are trademarks or registered trademarks of NTT DOCOMO, Inc.Dolby is a trademark of Dolby Laboratories, Inc.TSUTAYA TV is a registered trademark of Culture Convenience Club Co., Ltd.Hikari TV is a registered trademark of NTT Plala Inc.Exmor R for Mobile is a trademark of Sony Corporation.Milbeaut is a registered trademark of Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited. All other company or product names mentioned herein are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners. Information provided in this press release is accurate at time of publication and is subject to change without advance notice.

Date: 14 December, 2011
City: Tokyo
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