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Acer TravelMate P653-MG

Acer TravelMate P653-MG 2 Core Intel Core I5-3xxx 2.5GHz 4GB 320GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-3xxx 2.5GHz 4GB Nov 2012
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Multitask efficiently and deliver seamless presentations with advanced Intel processing and graphics. Acer Disk Anti-Shock Protection (DASP) protects your system from unexpected drops, and... More
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11 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable age and type to it.

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Very New PCI Express Slot Version

The average PCI Express slot version of notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the TravelMate P653-MG is 2.2. The TravelMate P653-MG has one of the newest PCI Express slot versions (3) amongst laptops of this age.

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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

Notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the TravelMate P653-MG have on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of between 200MHz and 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 370MHz. At 650 megahertz, the TravelMate P653-MG has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that were launched around the same time as the TravelMate P653-MG.

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Acer Has Good Reviews for Its Portable PCs

On average Acer medium processor core notebook PCs have good reviews compared to other brands as do all laptops produced by Acer.

1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Acer TravelMate P653-MG supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most similar spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago. This notebook PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

Across comparable types of laptop the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.

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Quite Long Battery Life

With a battery life of 10 hours, the TravelMate P653-MG has a fairly long battery life compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type. The shortest battery life of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the TravelMate P653-MG is 2h, the longest is 4,400h, and the average battery life is 24h.

Portable PCs with a longer battery life that might also be worth looking at include the Lenovo X230 (£695.00) (10.3h) which also has a higher rating.

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Fairly Fast Hard Drive Speed

The slowest hard drive speed of notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the TravelMate P653-MG is 4,200 RPM, the fastest is 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 5,900 RPM. With a hard drive speed of 7,200 revolutions per minute, the TravelMate P653-MG has a fairly fast hard drive speed compared to most of the other portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Nine Battery Cells

The TravelMate P653-MG is a nine battery cell count portable PC.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity

When compared to other notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years, the Acer TravelMate P653-MG's battery capacity of 9,000 milliamperes * hour is one of the biggest. The battery capacities of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the TravelMate P653-MG range from 3mAh to 30,000mAh, and the average battery capacity is 3,700mAh.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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11 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Front Camera

Most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the TravelMate P653-MG have a front camera, however the Acer TravelMate P653-MG does not have a front camera.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The TravelMate P653-MG does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec do have a full-size keyboard.

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Quite Small Total Storage Capacity

At only 320 gigabytes, the TravelMate P653-MG has a quite small total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the TravelMate P653-MG. The total storage capacity of portable PCs that are a comparable age to the TravelMate P653-MG range from 1GB to 1.5TB, and the average total storage capacity is 520GB.

If this portable PC total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might also want to look at the HP ProBook 450 (£315.99) (500GB).

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to it. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

Laptops with a better storage medium that might be worth looking at include the T420s (£972.00) (SSD), or the S540 (SSD) both from Lenovo.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and spec.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

The hard drive capacity of medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the TravelMate P653-MG range from 180GB to 1.5TB. At only 320 gigabytes, the TravelMate P653-MG has a fairly small hard drive capacity compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the TravelMate P653-MG.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This portable PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The TravelMate P653-MG does not have a touch sensitive screen, although keep in mind that most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Heavy

Comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the TravelMate P653-MG have weights of between 300g and 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.2kg. With a weight of 2.8 kilograms, the TravelMate P653-MG is one of the heavier laptops that are a similar age to the TravelMate P653-MG amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many laptops that are a similar age to it.

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Thick

With a height of 31 millimeters, the Acer TravelMate P653-MG is quite thick compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the TravelMate P653-MG. Medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago have heights of between 2.4mm and 300mm.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Acer TravelMate P653-MG

Released Over Four Years Ago

This portable PC was released over four years ago.

Average Processor Clock Speed

At 2.5 gigahertz, the TravelMate P653-MG has a fairly standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age.

Laptops with a faster processor clock speed that might also be worth looking at include the Lenovo T410 (£263.99) (2.53GHz), or the Acer Aspire E5 (£399.97) (2.6GHz).

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Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the TravelMate P653-MG has a fairly typical screen size compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the TravelMate P653-MG.

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Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family

The TravelMate P653-MG has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most notebook PCs of this age and type.

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the TravelMate P653-MG has a fairly standard internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age.

If this Acer laptop internal memory is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the Toshiba Satellite C55-B (£457.39) (6GB), or the DELL Inspiron 15 (6GB).

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Specification

Features
Design
Form Factor
Colour
Intel Segment Tagging
Docking Station
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Processor
SMP Processor (max)
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Internal Memory
Hard Drive
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker
Camera
Networking
Networking Standard
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
Networking Feature
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
VGA Port
Performance
Keyboard
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Fingerprint Reader
Special Features
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Operational Conditions
Certificates
Technical Details
Other Features
Graphics Adapter Family
Infrared Data Port

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 653mg53214g32, 653mg53214g32m, 653mg53214g32ma, 653mg53214g32mak, 653mg53214g32makk
Barcodes 04712196304416

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