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Acer Travelmate TMP255 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.6GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.6GHz 4GB Sep 2013
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Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on nine expert reviews from sites including notebookcheck.net, notebookcheck.biz, notebookcheck.it and notebookcheck.nl the average expert rating of this medium processor cores notebook PC is 75%.

Robust

One customer who bought it thought it was reliable. Expert review site Notebookcheck.net said in their review “Acer advertises the P2 series with the slogan "Efficient, reliable and green computing”.

Good Graphics Card

One person concluded that the product had a good graphics card. Expert review site Notebookcheck.net gave it a score of 4 stars and mentioned in their review of the Acer Travelmate TMP255 “The independent graphics card is an advantage for playing games.”.

Reasonably Priced

One Acer Travelmate TMP255 reviewer who reviewed it concluded that it was cheap.

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 laptops of a similar spec and age to it.

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Acer Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

Acer has good average reviews for its medium processor cores notebook PCs as well as across its entire notebook PC range compared to other manufacturers.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many laptops of a similar age and type to it.

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Quite Big Display Diagonal

The Acer Travelmate TMP255 has a fairly big display diagonal (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the Travelmate TMP255. Across all the notebook PCs of this spec and age the display diagonals range from 10" to 18".

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Acer Travelmate TMP255 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Travelmate TMP255 do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The Travelmate TMP255 has a front camera, as do most of the other laptops of this type and age.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is the most frequently found wi-Fi standards on medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

The Travelmate TMP255 is a two USB 2.0 ports quantity portable PC. Most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years have between one and eight USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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16 Reasons Against

Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity

The Acer Travelmate TMP255 is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity notebook PC.

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Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The average on-board graphics adapter base frequency of laptops of a comparable spec and age to the Travelmate TMP255 is 360MHz. At only 200 megahertz, the Travelmate TMP255 has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been around for a similar time to the Travelmate TMP255.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

The slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of laptops that came out around the same time as the Travelmate TMP255 is 660MHz, the fastest is 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 1,100MHz. The Travelmate TMP255 has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) (only 1,000 megahertz) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Very Short Battery Life (max)

Across all the medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Travelmate TMP255 the battery life (max)s range from 2h to 5,200h, and the average battery life (max) is 31h. The Acer Travelmate TMP255 has a fairly short battery life (max) (only 4 hours) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This notebook PC has an HDD storage media, which is the most commonly found storage media on laptops that have been on the market for more than two years. 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 laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to it.

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Quite Slow Processor Frequency

At only 1.6 gigahertz, the Travelmate TMP255 has a fairly slow processor frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years. The slowest processor frequency of medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago is 0.8GHz, the fastest is 3.3GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.1GHz.

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Quite Small Internal Memory

With an internal memory of only 4 gigabytes, the Acer Travelmate TMP255 has one of the smaller internal memorys amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. Portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the Travelmate TMP255 have internal memorys of between 1GB and 16GB.

Alternative 4GB internal memory laptops currently available which you might want to look at include the HP EliteBook 820 G1 which has better reviews.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This notebook PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most commonly found ethernet LAN data rates on medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

With a battery capacity of only 2,500 milliamperes * hour, the Acer Travelmate TMP255 has one of the smaller battery capacitys amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. Medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Travelmate TMP255 have battery capacitys of between 3mAh and 14,000mAh.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Most laptops of a comparable age and type to the Travelmate TMP255 do not have a touchscreen. The Acer Travelmate TMP255 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touchscreen.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

The maximum internal memorys of portable PCs that have been around for more than two years range from 2GB to 32GB. With a maximum internal memory of only 8 gigabytes, the Travelmate TMP255 has a quite small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Slow Processor Boost Frequency

With a processor boost frequency of only 2.6 gigahertz, the Acer Travelmate TMP255 has one of the slower processor boost frequencys amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. The slowest processor boost frequency of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years is 1.3GHz and the fastest is 3.7GHz.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

At only 500 gigabytes, the Travelmate TMP255 has a fairly small hard drive capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the Travelmate TMP255. The average hard drive capacity of portable PCs that were released more than two years ago is 590GB, and the hard drive capacitys range from 250GB to 1.5TB.

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Only Windows 8 Recovery Operating System

This notebook PC has a Windows 8 Pro recovery operating system, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to it.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported bluetooth version on portable PCs of a comparable type and age to it.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Acer Travelmate TMP255

Released Over Three Years Ago

This portable PC has been on the market for over three years.

Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Travelmate TMP255 has a fairly standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Travelmate TMP255.

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Specification

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Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
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Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
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Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
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Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
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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
LED Backlight
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
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Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G WiMAX
Networking Standards
Data Network
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
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
Number of SATA III Connectors
Total Number of SATA Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
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
Intel TSX-NI
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 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
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 Power
Weight & Dimensions
Height (front)
Depth
Height (rear)
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Other Features
64-Bit Computing

Expert Reviews

(9)
22 April 2014

Acer TravelMate P255-MG-54204G50Mnkk The Acer TravelMate P255-MG-54204G50Mnkk costs less than the TravelMate P255-M and offers a noticeably faster graphics solution to boot. The independent...

28 April 2014

Une machine à écrire qui aspire à être aussi une machine de jeu. L'Acer TravelMate P255-MG est avant tout un ordinateur portable dédié à la bureautique, mais l'appareil intègre de manière... Read more…

Typemachine met gaming ambities. De Acer TravelMate P255-MG is ten eerste een notebook voor Office gebruik. Interessant is dat hij is uitgerust met een AMD grafische kaart die doorgaans krachtig... Read more…

Good office keyboard
Good manufacturing quality (for the most part)
Quick enough in everyday use
Reasonably good gaming performance
Un bon clavier pour des tches bureautiques
Display has serious weaknesses in the area of viewing angles
More connections would be beneficial (for example DVI or more USB ports)
Energy consumption is quite high
Grows very warm under full load
De srieuses faiblesses en ce qui concerne les angles de vision de la dalle

Oyunculuktan esinlenmi? yaz?m deneyimi. Acer TravelMate P255-MG öncelikle ofis kullan?m? için bir laptop. Ancak enteresan olarak performans gerektiren oyunlar için bile kullan?labilecek bir AMD... Read more…

23 April 2014

Máquina de escrever com aspirações de jogos. O Acer TravelMate P255-MG primeiro que nada é um portátil para uso de escritório. Curiosamente, os dispositivos também está equipado com um... Read more…

Máquina de escribir con aspiraciones de juego. El Acer TravelMate P255-MG es antes que nada un portátil de uso de oficina. Resulta interesante que hayan equipado también al dispositivo con una... Read more…

24 February 2014

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17 April 2014

Acer TravelMate P255-MG-54204G50Mnkk Das Acer TravelMate P255-MG-54204G50Mnkk ist bereits für etwas weniger Geld als das TravelMate P255-M zu haben und bietet noch dazu eine spürbar schnellere...

29 April 2014

Una macchina da scrivere con aspirazioni di gaming. L'Acer TravelMate P255-MG è prima di tutto un notebook da ufficio. Però, presenta un'interessante soluzione grafica AMD solitamente abbastanza... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nxv8bet002, acer nxv8wek001
Barcodes 04712196920883, 04713147067848, 04713147189564

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