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Acer TravelMate TMP257-M

Acer TravelMate TMP257-M 2 Core Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 8GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 8GB Jun 2015
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6 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Acer Notebook PCs Have Good Reviews

Acer medium processor core notebook PCs have good ratings on average and across all portable PCs Acer is one of the superior brands.

1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The TravelMate TMP257-M supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it. This notebook PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most laptops that have been available for around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This portable PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Across all portable PCs of this age and spec the worst memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz and the best is 1,866MHz.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The TravelMate TMP257-M has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other portable PCs that were released around the same time as the TravelMate TMP257-M also have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other notebook PCs that are a similar age to the TravelMate TMP257-M, the TravelMate TMP257-M has a front camera.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most commonly found memory slot on portable PCs of this spec and age.

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8 Reasons Against

Very Short Battery Life

At only 5 hours, the Acer TravelMate TMP257-M has a quite short battery life compared to most of the other portable PCs of this type and age. Across all the similar spec portable PCs that were released one year ago the battery lifes range from 2.5h to 24h, and the average battery life is 8.6h.

If this portable PC battery life is too short for you then you might also want to consider the Lenovo B50-80[plb_3140584_price] (5.5h).

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than a year. 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.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many portable PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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Heavy

At 2.4 kilograms, the TravelMate TMP257-M is fairly heavy compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the TravelMate TMP257-M. The weights of medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the TravelMate TMP257-M range from 940g to 3.8kg.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Acer TravelMate TMP257-M does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the TravelMate TMP257-M also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only SATA Hard Drive Interface

This portable PC has a SATA hard drive interface, which is the most commonly found hard drive interface on portable PCs that have been on the market for more than a year.

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Only 802.11a WiFi Standard

The TravelMate TMP257-M has an 802.11a WiFi standard which is better than most notebook PCs of this age and spec. Most similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to it have an 802.11n WiFi standard. Across all notebook PCs of this spec and age the Wi-Fi standard ranges from IEEE 802.11a to 802.11n.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many portable PCs of this type and age.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Acer TravelMate TMP257-M

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when Acer released the TravelMate TMP257-M.

Average Processor Clock Speed

At 2.2 gigahertz, the Acer TravelMate TMP257-M has a relatively average processor clock speed compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year.

If this Acer laptop processor clock speed is not fast enough for you then you might want to consider the HP ZBook 14 G2[plb_3017135_price] (2.4GHz).

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the Acer TravelMate TMP257-M has a relatively standard internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year.

If this medium processor core notebook PC internal memory is not big enough for you then you might want to look at the Lenovo T450s[plb_3046986_price] (12GB).

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Average Screen Size

The Acer TravelMate TMP257-M has a pretty standard screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age.

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Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Acer TravelMate TMP257-M has a fairly average total storage capacity compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the TravelMate TMP257-M.

If you want a bigger total storage capacity then you might also want to look at the T450s[pl_3046986_price] (512GB), or the X1 Carbon[pl_3081569_price] (512GB) both from Lenovo.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
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Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Configurable TDP-Down Frequency
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Internal Memory
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
Display Surface
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
VGA Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
OS Guard
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
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 Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Power
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height At Front
Depth
Height At Rear
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology

Expert Reviews

(1)
29 November 2015

Perfekt temperaturhantering. Oavsett vad vi utsatte Acers nykomling för höll sig klockfrekvenserna inom angivna specifikationer - även under batteridrift. Med andra ord är den nästan perfekt... Read more…

Large model diversity, solid, wellbuilt casing, matter of taste
Dominant textile pattern, dualband WiFi ac, nice input devices, unthrottled performance, smooth handling
256 GB SSD, very quiet and cool, economic in idle mode, decent battery life despite
De nombreuses configurations
Chssis robuste et bien fini
Sensitive for fingerprints
That are difficult to remove
DVD drive installed at an angle, no maintenance without disassembling, all interfaces in front area, no backlit keyboard, mediocre TN screen, hardly suitable for gaming
Salissant
Et difficile nettoyer

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer 64, acer 64b, tmp257m52, acer 64bi, acer 64bit, tmp257m52z, tmp257m52zl, acer tmp257m52, acer tmp257m52z, acer tmp257m52zl
Barcodes 00888863145782, 04713392005428

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