Acer recommends Windows 8. P255-M / P255-MG Efficient, reliable and green computing Smart performance Robust security and manageability Eco-friendly Acer recommends Windows 8. TravelMate P255-M / P255-MG SPECIFICATIONS Product views 1 2 3 4 5 Operating system1, 2 Windows 8 Pro 64-bit Windows 8 64-bit CPU and chipset1 Intel® Core™ i5-4200U processor Intel® Core™ i3-4010U processor Memory 1, 3, 4 Power button Kensington lock slot VGA port Gigabit Ethernet port HDMI® port with HDCP support 6 7 8 9 10 USB 3.0 port Combo audio jack compatible with phone headsets Acer Crystal Eye HD webcam 15.6" HD 1366 x 768 Acer ComfyView™ display Chiclet keyboard 11 12 13 14 15 Multi-gesture touchpad SD Card reader Two USB 2.0 ports Optical media drive DC-in jack Dual-channel low-power DDR3L SDRAM support: Up to 4 GB of DDR3L system memory, upgradable to 8 GB using two soDIMM modules5 Display 15.6" HD 1366 x 768 resolution, high-brightness Acer ComfyView™ LED-backlit TFT LCD Graphics1 AMD Radeon™ HD 8750M with 2 GB of dedicated DDR3 VRAM (for P255-MG model only) Audio High-definition audio support Storage1 Card reader: SD Card Hard disk drive:6 320 / 500 / 750 GB / 1 TB 2.5-inch 5400 RPM 8X DVD SuperMulti double-layer drive M-DISC Ready™ Drive Optical media drive1 1 16:9 aspect ratio AMD Radeon™ HD 8670M with 1 GB of dedicated DDR3 VRAM (for P255-MG model only) Two built-in stereo speakers Mercury free, environment friendly Intel® HD Graphics 4400 with 128 MB of dedicated system memory (for P255-M model only) MS-Sound compatible Built-in microphone Webcam Video conferencing Acer Crystal Eye HD webcam with 1280 x 720 resolution and 720p HD audio/video recording Acer Video Conference Manager software with Video Quality Enhancement (VQE) technology, supporting online video calls 7 Wireless and networking1 WLAN:8, 9 Acer InviLink™ Nplify™ 802.11b/g/n wireless LAN Security Acer ProShield Security Manager including: Facial Recognition Login Data Protection: File Encryption & Decryption, Personal Secure Drive Data Removal: File Shredder BIOS user, supervisor, HDD passwords Kensington lock slot Dimensions and weight1, 10 Dimensions: 381.6 (W) x 256 (D) x 12.07/25.3 (H) mm (15.02 x 10.08 x 0.48/1 inches) Weight: 2.35 kg (5.18 lbs.) with 4-cell battery pack Power adapter and battery1 Power adapter: 3-pin 65 W AC adapter Input and control Keyboard: 103-/104-/107-key FineTip keyboard with independent standard numeric keypad, international language support Touchpad: Multi-gesture touchpad, supporting two-finger scroll and pinch. Swipes access charms, application commands and previous applications. Media Keys (printed on keyboard): play/pause, stop, previous, next, volume up, volume down Windows Store Apps12 ISP & Communications Skype™ Windows Desktop Apps12, 13 Content Microsoft Office trial Multimedia Corel® WinDVD Nero BackItUp 12 Essentials Productivity Acer Registration Options and accessories 37 Wh 2500 mAh 14.8 V 4-cell Li-ion battery pack System compliance ENERGY STAR® Warranty One-year International Travelers Warranty (ITW) Quality and reliability tests Temperature and humidity Hinge life 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. WPAN:1 Bluetooth® 4.0+HS Bluetooth® 2.1+EDR LAN: Gigabit Ethernet, Wake-on-LAN ready Battery life:11 4 hours Battery: 37 Wh 2500 mAh 14.8 V 4-cell Li-ion battery pack Productivity Evernote® Skitch Security Acer ProShield McAfee® Anti-Theft shortcut McAfee® Internet Security Suite Trial McAfee® Virus Definitions Norton™ Online Backup Starsoftcomm ZDL shortcut Weight and pressure Acoustics 3-pin 65 W AC adapter Spillage Free drop Specifications vary depending on model. 64-bit software is required to enjoy the advantages of 64-bit processing. Shared system memory may be allocated to support integrated graphics, depending on system memory size and other factors. Actual system memory available to the operating system will be reduced by the amount of dedicated and shared system memory utilized by the graphics solution and resources required by the operating environment. Memory speed may vary, depending on the CPU, chipset or memory fitted. A 64-bit operating system is required to enjoy the ultimate performance of 4 GB or higher memory. 1 GB is 1 billion bytes, 1 TB is 1000 GB. Actual formatted capacity is less and may vary depending on preloaded materials and operating environment. Acer Recovery Management utilizes up to 10 GB of the stated hard disk capacity as dedicated backup space. Two VQE-enabled Acer notebooks with dual-core processors are required to enjoy the exclusive benefits and added performance of VQE. Utilities Acer Identity Card Acer Instant Update Utility Acer Office Manager Agent Acer Office Manager Console Acer Power Management Acer Recovery Management Acer Updater Device Fast-Lane Web links Acer Accessory Store 320 / 500 / 750 GB hard disk drive Shock and vibration Electrostatic discharge immunity 2 / 4 GB DDR3 soDIMM module Keyboard-switch life MTBF (mean time between failures) 8. Actual throughput may vary depending on network conditions and environmental factors such as network traffic or overhead, building construction, and access point settings. 9. Subject to availability. 10. Weight may vary depending on product configuration, vendor components, manufacturing variability, and selected options. 11. The listed battery life is based on MobileMark 2012® productivity mode testing with wireless on. Details of MobileMark 2012® testing are available at www.bapco.com. Battery life rating is for comparison purposes only. Actual battery life varies by model, configuration, applications, power management settings, operating conditions, and utilized features. A battery's maximum capacity decreases with time and use. 12. Bundled software may vary depending on hardware configuration, OS and regional availability. 13. Trial periods vary depending on the geographic region and specifications: 365-day trial for China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Singapore (Simplified Chinese and Traditional Chinese OS models); 60-day trial for other regions. As a phenomenon known to thin-film transistors (TFTs), liquid crystal displays (LCDs) commonly exhibit a small number of discoloration dots, as so-called "non-conforming pixels." This phenomenon is a limitation of TFT LCD technology, not a product defect, and as such is not covered by Acer's warranty. In a continuing effort to improve the quality of our products, information in this document is subject to change without notice. Images shown are only representations of some of the configurations available for this model. Availability may vary depending on region. © 2013. All rights reserved. Microsoft and Windows are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. 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