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2020: TravelMate P6 and TravelMate P2 based on Intel Core i7 of the tenth generation
According to the company, Acer of TravelMate P6 and TravelMate P2 is supported Intel Core by i7 processors of the tenth generation, conform to American to the military MIL-STD 810G standard and work under control of OS Windows 10 Pro.
Acer of TravelMate P6 is the tool for work on the way. The body of Acer TravelMate P6 is executed of magnesium-aluminum alloy and differs from the standard aluminum body of similar thickness in the bigger durability and smaller weight. The notebook weighs 1.1 kg at a thickness of 16.6 mm. The battery life of the device is 23 hours thanks to what users will be able to be engaged in the projects even during transcontinental flight or just to use the notebook for two days without need to connect TravelMate P6 to the charger. If necessary this model can be loaded up to 50% less than in 45 minutes. Besides, the possibility of support eSIM with connection to network is provided in the notebook 4G LTE (well optionally). TravelMate P6 received the certificate Microsoft Teams and is capable to provide high quality communications in time video conferences, using an array from four microphones which catches the user's voice at distance to two meters.
TravelMate P6 was created together with Intel within the program under the name Project Athena. The model passed strict test and battery life conforms to key requirements of the program to the hardware and high-speed performance, including the general speed of work, an instant exit from the mode of "dream" and also. During testing key parameters which allow modern users to concentrate on work irrespective of where they are at present were checked.
Notebooks running Windows 10 Pro OS are equipped with the Intel processors Core i7 of the tenth generation, up to 24 GB of the DDR4 RAM, a viyeokartama of NVIDIA GeForce MX250 and high-speed Gen 3x4 PCIe solid state drives with a capacity up to 1 of Tb with support of NVMe technology which provides high performance during the work with data tables of the big sizes and the presentations. Besides, TravelMate P6 simplifies joint work and demonstration of its results thanks to an opportunity to open the screen by 180 degrees for horizontal arrangement of the notebook on a table.
Acer of TravelMate P6 was created for specialists who often should work on the way. The device completely conforms to requirements of the American military MIL-STD 810G standards and 810F and will easily bear blows at customs examination of baggage at the airport, accidental falling and other transport problems. Among the tests passed by the notebook assessment of resistance to impact of a rain, high humidity and extremely high/low temperatures.
In TravelMate P6 Windows 10 Pro OS is installed and the whole tool kit for security of information is provided. Users can log in to the account by means of Windows Hello authentication system, having put a finger to the scanner of prints on the button of a power supply of the notebook, or to use the IK-camera with function of biometric face recognition. Both methods completely save from need to remember difficult passwords for an input. For additional security it is possible to close a webcam lens when it is not used, and the built-in TPM 2.0 chip will provide hardware protection of passwords and encryption keys. The preset software package Acer ProShield includes the tool kit of security and administration helping to protect confidential data, and software of Acer Office Management will allow IT specialists to apply and configure security policies and to monitor a status of corporate devices by means of the single interface.
Acer of TravelMate P2 is a product for the companies which adapt to market changes and require from employees to work in several directions at once — both at office, and in a business trip. Thanks to wireless networks of Wi-fi and 4G of LTE the user will always be in touch, it will provide effective activity in any conditions, and ample opportunities of customization will allow to use TravelMate P2 for the solution of different working tasks.
The Intel Wireless Wi-fi 6 technology (802.11ax) provides higher data transfer rate, than during the work with Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac). Support of Nano SIM and/or eSIM technologies gives the chance to use mobile communication 4G of LTE in business trips not to force users to purchase SIM cards of local operators if Wi-Fi for any reasons is unavailable. Besides, TravelMate P2 differs in a progressive tense of independent operation (till 13 o'clock) and has the strong udaroustoychivy body which conforms to requirements of the American military MIL-STD 810G standard that allows employees to work for the whole day out of office.
The convenience and simplicity of remote control and administration of TravelMate P2 allow to prepare it for work with other users, having applied all necessary settings and having selected a suitable language packet. The module TPM 2.0 ensures reliability of authentication and data security of the company, and additional tools of security, including the fingerprint scanner and Windows Hello, give to employees the chance to log in quickly, using biometric authentication.
TravelMate P2 supports a possibility of installation of the Intel processors Core i7 of the tenth generation and the video cards NVIDIA GeForce MX230 for acceleration of calculations and processing of graphics. Besides, about 32 GB by the DDR4 RAM and two drives (the hard drive with a capacity up to 1 Tb and the high-performance PCIe solid state drive with a capacity up to 512 GB) are provided in the notebook. The full range of ports including VGA, HDMI and USB Type-C is intended for connection of external devices, in need of it it is possible to expand at the expense of a docking station of Acer USB Type-C Dock.
Price and availability
- The TravelMate P6 notebook will be available in Russia since February, 2020 at the price from 99,990 rubles.
- The TravelMate P2 notebook will be available in Russia since February, 2020 at the price from 39,990 rubles.
On October 16, 2019 the Acer company provided the 14-inch TravelMate P6 notebook. The model differs in minimalist design, weighing only 1.1 kg, in the strong metal body 16.6 mm thick and support of modern component parts and safety features.
According to the company, the opaque black body of Acer TravelMate P6 looks elegantly and frostily, at the same time the notebook is ready to any business trips and trips. In construction of the device magnesium-aluminum alloy is used thanks to what the model maintains falling from height more than a meter that confirms the certificate of MIL-STD 810G2. The convenient touchpad of the notebook is protected from scratches by the Corning Gorilla Glass glass.
Despite the compact sizes and the minimum weight of TravelMate P6 to work behind its 14-inch IPS screen quite comfortably thanks to support of permission of Full HD (1920х1080 px.), to existence of a thin framework and a color rendition with a 100 percent scope of the sRGB color space. Besides, the notebook differs in wide 170-degree viewing angles and a possibility of disclosure of the screen by 180 degrees.
The model is equipped processor Intel Core with i7 of the eighth generation and also up to 24 GB of fast memory of DDR4. For storages files and quick start of a system solid state drive PCIe Gen 3x4 NVMe with a capacity up to 1 of Tb is provided in the notebook. From one charge batteries of TravelMate P6 will be able to work several working days. The battery life of the notebook is 20 hours, and at emergence of an unforeseen situation the Fast Charging technology will allow to raise in only 45 minutes accumulator charge level to a mark of 50%.
Always to stay in touch, the owner of the notebook can use wireless networks of Wi-fi 5 with 2x2 MU-MIMO, and for connection of external monitors the HDMI 2.0 port and Gen 2 Type-C USB 3.1 port which maintains data transfer rate to 40 Gbps thanks to the updated Thunderbolt 3 interface is provided in TravelMate P6. Thanks to this port it is possible to connect a docking station of Acer USB Type-C Dock II to the notebook that will allow to connect using only one Type-C cable to three external 4K monitors, all necessary periphery, a local network and to charge the notebook. For convenience of work the notebook is equipped with the slot for the SD cards. Existence of four microphones, two powerful loudspeakers and the virtual assistant Kortana guarantee communication quality during calls and ease of remote voice actuation of a system.
To secure confidential working information, support of modern technologies is provided in Acer of TravelMate P6. For authentication in a system the fingerprint scanner which is built in the button of a power supply of the notebook with support of Windows Hello technology is used. Besides, after end of a video call or a conference the webcam of the notebook can be closed a special blind.
The notebook of Acer TravelMate P6 for October, 2019 is available in the Russian retail at the price from 44,990 rubles.
On January 23, 2019 the company Acer announced release notebook of Acer of TravelMate B114-21. The notebook, according to the producer, is equipped with tools, necessary for training, including support educational multimedia applications and resources. Processors AMD A6-9220C the 7th generation with the video card Radeon R5 provide high performance during educational process. TravelMate B114-21 offers ample opportunities information storages: two-channel SSD- the drive PCIe NVMe with a capacity up to 256 GB or a flash memory of eMMC up to 64 GB3. According to the producer, Acer of TravelMate B114-21 is capable to work till 10 o'clock from the battery without recharge.
The increased size of the screen gives to pupils space which is necessary for them in learning process for wider perspective. Joint work over projects becomes simpler thanks to the wide 14-inch screen with permission of Full HD. Thanks to the fact that the notebook reveals by 180 degrees the screen can be put completely on a table and to communicate, it also facilitates group work, consider in Acer.
As noted in Acer, the rubberized bumper and the shock-resistant body enters construction of TravelMate B114-21, they help the device to cope with what can occur during the intense school day. The notebook is executed according to the military standard of the USA (MIL-STD 810G) therefore it is capable to maintain extreme temperatures, adverse weather conditions, falling from height to 122 cm, blows and collisions and also work in children's collective.
access for pupils Helps to provide to their school projects Acer of TravelMate B114-21 the module wireless communication 802.11ac and RJ-45 port Ethernet. The notebook also offers a set of the options allowing to be connected to such peripheral devices as screens, TVs and projectors and has a full range of ports, including 1x HDMI, 1x USB 3.1Gen1, USB 2x 2.0 and the device for reading SD cards, emphasized in Acer.
Microsoft Intune For the Education service allows To IT administrators to manage devices at schools with any number of pupils. The software includes instruments of setup and management, such as Autopilot, for ensuring safety content. Through OS Windows 10 in mode S pupils can get access to to applications, undergone testing on security Microsoft and also to all necessary educational resources, noted in Acer.
TravelMate B114-21 is a part of the line of TravelMate notebooks which is released in 2018 for education which such models as TravelMate B118 and a transformer of TravelMate Spin B1 enter.
As reported in Acer, Acer of TravelMate B114-21 will be available to consumers of educational and commercial segments of the market in the second quarter 2019. Exact characteristics, the prices and availability of models depend on the region.