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Acer Travelmate P253-m

alaTest has collected and analyzed 47 reviews of Acer Travelmate P253-m. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. People really like the size and battery. The portability and price also get good reviews. Many are critical about the durability, and there are some mixed opinions about the energy efficiency.

performance, price, portability, battery, size

durability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Acer Travelmate P253-m is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : Stephanie Bruzzese (cnet.com)

Acer TravelMate 4060

 

This midsize laptop offers good performance at a low price, but it's marred by supershrimpy battery life.

Inexpensive; respectable performance; well-designed case; big, wide-aspect display; comfortable keyboard.

Very short battery life; limited connectors; lacks business-level security features; limited tech-support hours.

The midsize Acer TravelMate 4060 tells a generally compelling story with its price, performance, design, and features, but when it comes to battery life, its tale turns to one of woe.

Feb, 2006

Expert review by : Stephanie Bruzzese (cnet.com)

Acer TravelMate TM3002WTCi review: Acer TravelMate TM3002WTCi

 

Acer TravelMate TM3002WTCi

Lightweight case; fast performance; includes two batteries for extended life; wide keyboard; three USB 2.0 ports.

Lacks the latest security features; no port replicator included; tiny mouse buttons; limited tech-support hours.

An inexpensive business ultraportable, the TravelMate TM3002WTCi offers an appealing design, plus lots of speed and battery life, but it lacks some security features and support niceties.

Jun, 2005

Expert review by : Brian Nadel (cnet.com)

Acer TravelMate 3200

 

The TravelMate 3200, Acer's first credible entry into the crowded thin-and-light category, is neither the thinnest nor the lightest corporate notebook around, but it covers all the essentials at the right price. The fully loaded configuration we tested...

Reasonable price; decent performance; adequate battery life; high-end graphics card for a thin-and-light; classy and light design.

Badly placed Wi-Fi and Bluetooth on/off switches; only one year of warranty protection.

The Acer TravelMate 3200 hits the mainstream business market dead center, delivering performance and features in a portable, well-priced package.

Nov, 2004

Expert review by : Brian Nadel (cnet.com)

Acer TravelMate 8000 review: Acer TravelMate 8000

 

Acer TravelMate 8000

More than five hours of battery life; Bluetooth and Wi-Fi; three-in-one flash-card reader; good performance.

AC adapter needs three-prong outlet; one-year warranty.

An excellent assortment of features and long battery life combine to make the Acer TravelMate 8000 a good thin-and-light, but it's a half step behind the best on performance.

May, 2004

Expert review by : Mike Wobker (notebookcheck.net)

Acer TravelMate X514 Laptop Review: A small 14-inch machine with professionals in mind

 

Notebookcheck.com reviews the Acer TravelMate X514-51-511Q, a 14-inch business laptop powered by an Intel Core i5-8265U, 8 GB of RAM and a 256 GB SSD. Read on to find out how the TravelMate X514 performs in our tests.

compact;lightweight;smooth system performance;colour accurate display;second M.2 2280 drive bay

battery life could be better;only a few ports;meagre maximum brightness

Nov, 2019

Expert review by : Tobias Winkler (notebookcheck.net)

Review Acer Travelmate 8472TG Notebook

 

Desktop to go. Das 14,1" This business notebook comes with a matt

Solid case with a robust surface; Matte display with good brightness; Hybrid technology gives the user the choice between battery life and performance; Long runtimes with Intel HD; Good system performance; Relatively light weight, including DVD burner;...

Awkward interface arrangement; No eSata or USB 3.0; No digital monitor output; Low contrast screen with pale colors; No higher resolutions as 1366 x 768 are selectable with the GT330M; Constantly running fan, loud when overloaded; Slow hard drive

Hybrid technology aside, there are currently no notebooks other than the Acer offering a combination of matte 14.1" display and a relatively high-performing graphic card. With lower-performing graphics, one could perhaps consider the Toshiba Tecra M10,...

Dec, 2010

Expert review by : heov (NotebookReview.com)

Acer TravelMate 4011WLCi Review (pics, specs)

 

The Acer TravelMate 4011WLCi is a mid-range Intel Centrino laptop with a budget price. It sports a 15.4" widescreen WXGA LCD and weighs just under 6.2lbs. Following is a full review of this laptop.

Nov, 2005

Expert review by : Anirudh Regidi (tech.firstpost.com)

Acer TravelMate P449 review: A sensible, understated design marred by a poor display unit

 

The Acer TravelMate P449 is meant to be a workhorse of a device for a working professional or a student. Does it fit the bill? Let's find out

At Rs 44,000, the laptop is a decent buy. If it wasn’t for the screen, I’d blindly recommend this to anyone who asks for a laptop in this price range.

Apr, 2017

Expert review by : Asher Moses (cnet.com.au)

Acer TravelMate 3010

 

Superb performance for an ultra-portable. Great battery life. Small and lightweight. Six-cell and three-cell batteries included.

Screen is dark and drab. Bluetooth/Wi-Fi switches are too loose. DVD drive is external. Proprietary Acer software is annoying.

Acer's cheap and cheerful thin-and-light feels more like a high-end offering thanks to its stellar performance and battery life.

Mar, 2011

Expert review by : Stephanie Bruzzese (cnet.com.au)

Acer TravelMate 4060

 

This midsize laptop offers good performance at a low price, but it's marred by supershrimpy battery life.

Inexpensive; respectable performance; well-designed case; big, wide-aspect display; comfortable keyboard.

Very short battery life; limited connectors; lacks business-level security features; limited tech-support hours.

The midsize Acer TravelMate 4060 tells a generally compelling story with its price, performance, design, and features, but when it comes to battery life, its tale turns to one of woe.

Feb, 2006