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Acer TravelMate TMP253 2 Core Intel Core I5-3xxx 2.6GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-3xxx 2.6GHz 4GB Jun 2013
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Acer TravelMate Laptop P253 Review
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12 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most frequently supported processor operating modes on medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Quite New PCI Express Slots Version

The average PCI Express slots version of medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the TravelMate TMP253 is 2.2, and the PCI Express slots versions range from 2 to 3. The TravelMate TMP253 has a quite new PCI Express slots version (3) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the TravelMate TMP253.

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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the TravelMate TMP253 is 200MHz, the fastest is 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 360MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 650 megahertz, the Acer TravelMate TMP253 has one of the fastest on-board graphics adapter base frequencys amongst similar spec laptops of this age.

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Good Brand

Acer is one of the better rated portable PC manufacturers according to average reviews from experts and owners, and Acer also has good ratings for its medium processor cores notebook PCs.

Quite Fast Processor Frequency

The average processor frequency of portable PCs of this spec and age is 2.1GHz. With a processor frequency of 2.6 gigahertz, the TravelMate TMP253 has one of the faster processor frequencys amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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Fairly Fast Processor Boost Frequency

The slowest processor boost frequency of portable PCs that were released around the same time as the TravelMate TMP253 is 1.3GHz and the fastest is 3.7GHz. The TravelMate TMP253 has one of the faster processor boost frequencys (3.2 gigahertz) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This portable PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Three USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

The Acer TravelMate TMP253 is a three USB 2.0 ports quantity portable PC. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the TravelMate TMP253 have between one and eight USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many laptops of a similar age and spec to it.

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Six Number of Battery Cellss

Most medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago have between one and eight number of battery cellss, including the TravelMate TMP253 which has six number of battery cellss.

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AC Cables Included

This notebook PC has an AC cables included, which is typical of many similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to it.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

This laptop has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is the most commonly found memory slots on medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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10 Reasons Against

Only Not Supported HD Type

The HD type of this notebook PC is Not supported, which is the most frequently found HD type on similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Only One Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes

The Acer TravelMate TMP253 is a one maximum number of PCI Express lanes laptop. Most of the other laptops of a similar age and spec to the TravelMate TMP253 have between 1 and 15 maximum number of PCI Express laness.

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Does Not Have a Front Camera

The TravelMate TMP253 does not have a front camera, unlike most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the TravelMate TMP253.

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Very Short Battery Life (max)

With a battery life (max) of only 4.5 hours, the TravelMate TMP253 has a fairly short battery life (max) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the TravelMate TMP253. Across all the notebook PCs of this spec and age the battery life (max)s range from 2h to 5,200h, and the average battery life (max) is 31h.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Acer TravelMate TMP253 does not have a full-size keyboard, although it is worth noting that most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec also do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This portable PC has an HDD storage media, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar 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.

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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 the most frequently found display resolution on medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This laptop ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to it.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The TravelMate TMP253 does not have a touchscreen. Most of the other laptops of a similar spec and age to the TravelMate TMP253 also do not have a touchscreen.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Acer TravelMate TMP253

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when this notebook PC was released.

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the TravelMate TMP253 has a fairly average display diagonal compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family

The TravelMate TMP253 has a better processor family than most similar spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago. This Acer portable PC has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family, whereas most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to it have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

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Average Weight

At 2.5 kilograms, the TravelMate TMP253 has a fairly average weight compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the TravelMate TMP253.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

The Acer TravelMate TMP253 has a pretty average total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the TravelMate TMP253.

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 4 gigabytes, the TravelMate TMP253 has a relatively average internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the TravelMate TMP253.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Intel Segment Tagging
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
Processor Lithography
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configurations
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
3D
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Networking
Cabling Technology
Networking Standards
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
Microphone Connectivity
Headphone Connectivity
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Keyboard Language
Windows Keys
Keyboard Layout
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Optional Operating System Supplied
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Battery Capacity
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Fingerprint Reader
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Operational Conditions
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Technical Details
Display Type

Expert Reviews

(5)
16 December 2012

Acer Travelmate P253-M Acer's TravelMate P253-M is not a "laptop for everyone" - but that is not possible anyway. However, it should satisfy the requirements of most users since it has enough...

21 December 2012

El equipo profesional de Acer TravelMate P253 es un portátil pensado para ofrecer una serie de características equilibradas, dentro de un precio realmente competitivo. Los 425 euros que cuesta... Read more…

27 November 2013

Die 15,6-Zoll-Notebooks unter 500 Euro sind günstige, aber leistungsfähige Desktop-Replacements, mit denen man trotzdem noch mobil unterwegs sein kann. Wir testen vier der gehobenen... Read more…

21 February 2013

Das Acer TravelMate P253-MG-53234G50Maks macht nichts besonders gut, aber auch nichts besonders schlecht. Es ist ein Notebook ohne besondere Ausstattung oder Leistung. Ein Notebook ohne Wow-Effekt...

6 February 2013

Ausgestattet ist das Acer TravelMate P253-M mit einem Core i3 mit 2,2 Gigahertz Taktfrequenz und immerhin vier Gigabyte DDR3-RAM. Außerdem befindet sich eine Festplatte mit 500 Gigabyte... Read more…

User Reviews

(4)
Reviewed 2 October 2013 by Linda Boal
(Verified Purchase)

Just a brilliant, lightweight, fast, easy to use machine! So pleased with what it has to offer!!! What more can I say!!

Reviewed 29 November 2015 by Robert quarry
(Verified Purchase)

Love it...

Reviewed 23 August 2013 by Marion kobessen
(Verified Purchase)

I just received the Acer Travel Mate with Windows 7 Professional. After opening the box, and not even having taken out the laptop it self I see there in Windows 8 installed on it!!! This is NOT... Read more…

Reviewed 15 December 2013 by M. N. Walsh

I came here looking for comments on the Acer Travelmate B113-E which is the product listed and which local information says is *dual-boot* Windows 7 / Windows 8 How come therefore both reviews are... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer p253, acer p253m, acer i53230, acer i53230m, acer win7win8

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