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Acer TravelMate P255 Series

Acer TravelMate P255-MG-54204G50MnkkProcessor: Intel Core i5 4200U, Intel Core i7 4500U
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 8750M, AMD Radeon R7 M265
Display: 15.6 inch
Weight: 2.3kg, 2.35kg
Price: 700 euro
Average Score: 72.5% - average
Average of 2 scores (from 3 reviews)
price: 72%, performance: 58%, features: 65%, display: 70%
mobility: 72%, workmanship: 61%, ergonomy: 86%, emissions: 84%

 

Acer TravelMate P255-MG-54204G50Mnkk

Specifications

Acer TravelMate P255-MG-54204G50MnkkNotebook: Acer TravelMate P255-MG-54204G50Mnkk
Processor: Intel Core i5 4200U
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 8750M
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels
Weight: 2.3kg
Links: Acer homepage
 Acer notebook section

 

Recenze: Acer TravelMate P255 - tenký business s plnou výbavou
Source: Notebook.cz CZ→EN
Positive: Quiet cooling system; good overall ergonomics; full equipment in a slim notebook. Negative: Lower quality LCD.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/12/2013

 

Acer TravelMate P255-MPG-54204G50Mtkk

Specifications

Acer TravelMate P255-MPG-54204G50MtkkNotebook: Acer TravelMate P255-MPG-54204G50Mtkk
Processor: Intel Core i7 4500U
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon R7 M265
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1920x1080 pixels
Weight: 2.3kg
Links: Acer homepage
 Acer notebook section

 

Ревю на Acer TravelMate P2 (P255-M) – бизнес ноутбук, подходящ и за дома
Source: Laptop.bg BU→EN
Positive: Robust construction; matte Full HD screen; cooling system. Negative: Glossy case; low-voltage processor.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/23/2014

 

Acer TravelMate P255-MG-54204G50Mnkk

Specifications

Acer TravelMate P255-MG-54204G50MnkkNotebook: Acer TravelMate P255-MG-54204G50Mnkk
Processor: Intel Core i5 4200U
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon R7 M265 2048 MB
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels
Weight: 2.35kg
Price: 700 euro
Links: Acer homepage
 Acer notebook section

Average Score: 71% - average
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)

 

74% Review Acer TravelMate P255-MG-54204G50Mnkk Notebook | Notebookcheck
Typing machine with gaming aspirations. The Acer TravelMate P255-MG is first of all a notebook for office use. Interestingly, the device is also outfitted with an AMD graphics solution that is usually strong enough even for more demanding games. Our review reveals more.
71% Solide, aber leistungsschwach
Source: Chip.de German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/05/2014
Rating: Total score: 71% price: 72% performance: 48% features: 67% display: 67% mobility: 75% ergonomy: 96%

 

Comment

Acer: Acer Incorporated is a Taiwanese multinational electronics manufacturer. Its product lineup includes desktops and laptops, as well as personal digital assistants (PDAs), servers and storage, displays, peripherals, and e-business services for business, government, education, and home users. Acer is the third largest computer manufacturer in the world (by sales) after HP and Dell Inc (2007). The company owns the largest franchised computer retail chain in Taipei, Taiwan. Originally named Multitech, it was founded in 1976. Gateway and Packard Bell are economically connected with Acer. Market share regarding sales of personal computers in 2007 (market research IDC): HP 18.9 %, Dell 16.4 %, Acer 9.9 %, Lenovo 7.5 %, Apple 5.7 %

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With these GPUs you are able to play modern and demanding games fluently at medium detail settings and HD resolution.

AMD Radeon HD 8750M: Mid-range graphics card based on the GCN architecture.

AMD Radeon R7 M265: Mid-range graphics card based on the GCN architecture.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


Intel Core i5:

4200U:

Haswell-based ULV dual-core processor clocked at 1.6 GHz with Turbo Boost support up to 2.6 GHz. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 4400 and a dual-channel DDR3 memory controller.

Intel Core i7: The Intel Core i7 for laptops is based on the LG1156 Core i5/i7 CPU for desktops. The base clock speed of the CPUs is relatively low, but because of a huge Turbo mode, the cores can dynamically overclock to up to 3.2 GHz (920XM). Therefore, the CPU can be as fast as high clocked dual-core CPUs (using single threaded applications) but still offer the advantage of 4 cores. Because of the large TDP of 45 W / 55 W, the CPU is only intended for large laptops.  

4500U:

Haswell-based ULV dual-core processor clocked at 1.8 GHz with Turbo Boost support up to 3.0 GHz. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 4400 and a dual-channel DDR3 memory controller.


15.6: 15 inch display-variants are the standard and are used for more than the half of all notebooks. 15.4 inch display with 16:10 are the standard for notebook displays. However nowadays, more and more 16:9 displays with 15.6 inch appear. The reason why so many people like displays with medium size is, that this size is not exhausting for the eyes, does not need too much energy and the laptops can be kept quite compact.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


2.3 kg:

These sub-notebooks weight less than the average of all notebooks, but represent a heavier class of weight among the sub-notebooks. 13 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.

2.35 kg:

This notebook is lighter than the average of all notebooks. It is too heavy for sub-notebooks. 14 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.


72.5%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2014-02- 1 (Update: 2014-02- 1)