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Acer medium processor core laptops have good reviews on average and across all portable PCs Acer is one of the superior manufacturers.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This notebook PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to it.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Travelmate TMP236-M supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to it.
A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all medium processor core laptops that were launched around the same time as the Travelmate TMP236-M.
A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst comparable types of notebook PC.
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
The Travelmate TMP236-M has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the Travelmate TMP236-M also have a full-size keyboard.
Has a Front Camera
Like most of the other laptops of a similar type and age to the Travelmate TMP236-M, the Travelmate TMP236-M has a front camera.
802.11g WiFi Standard
The Travelmate TMP236-M has an 802.11g WiFi standard which is better than most portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to it. Most medium processor core laptops that have been available for a similar time to it have an 802.11n WiFi standard. The Wi-Fi standard of all portable PCs of this spec and age ranges from 802.11ad (worst) to 802.11n (best).
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The Acer Travelmate TMP236-M is quite light (only 1.5 kilograms) compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Travelmate TMP236-M. The average weight of medium processor core laptops that were released one year ago is 2.1kg, and the weights range from 940g to 14kg.
If you don't mind having a heavier weight then you might want to look at the HP ProBook 430 (1.5kg).
2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot
This notebook PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many similar spec laptops that have been on the market for more than a year.
Portable PCs that were released around the same time as the Travelmate TMP236-M have widths of between 210mm and 430mm, and the average width is 360mm. With a width of only 327 millimeters, the Acer Travelmate TMP236-M is quite narrow compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that were released one year ago.
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Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Most medium processor core laptops that were released more than a year ago have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the Travelmate TMP236-M which has one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port.
Only HDD Storage Medium
This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on medium processor core laptops that are a comparable age 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.
Quite Small Screen Size
Across all the portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the Travelmate TMP236-M the screen sizes range from 11" to 18". The Travelmate TMP236-M has one of the smaller screen sizes (only 13.3 inches) amongst portable PCs of this age.
We compared all the other 13.3" notebook PCs to this notebook PC and we think because of it's better review score, the Samsung ATIV Book 9 is also worth considering.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many medium processor core laptops that have been available for more than a year.
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Very Small Internal Memory
The Travelmate TMP236-M has one of the smaller internal memory (only 4 gigabytes) amongst laptops of this age. Across all the portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Travelmate TMP236-M the internal memory range from 2GB to 16GB, and the average internal memory is 6GB.
Notebook PCs with a bigger internal memory that might be worth considering include the Asus UX301LA (8GB).
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
The Travelmate TMP236-M does not have a touch sensitive screen, although this is within the context that most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Travelmate TMP236-M also do not have a touch sensitive screen.
Only One USB 3.0 Port
The Travelmate TMP236-M is a one USB 3.0 port notebook PC.
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Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when this portable PC was released.
Average Processor Clock Speed
With a processor clock speed of 2.2 gigahertz, the Acer Travelmate TMP236-M has a pretty typical processor clock speed compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Travelmate TMP236-M.
Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family
This notebook PC has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a similar age and type to it.
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Average Total Storage Capacity
At 500 gigabytes, the Acer Travelmate TMP236-M has a relatively typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the Travelmate TMP236-M.
Portable PCs with a bigger total storage capacity that might be worth looking at include the Lenovo Z50 (1TB and higher rated).