Acer India caught the attention of rest of the world as it announced the launch of its new notebook range in TravelMate series, the Acer TM P243. The newest addition from the company hosts a variety of features that include a group of security and manageability solutions, designed for optimum user experience and a high level of data protection.
Some of the other features of Acer TravelMate P243 are a 3rd generation Intel Core i5 processor (Ivy Bridge) with the choice of dedicated Nvidia GeForce GT 630M GPU. It comes with a 14-inch LED-backlit display with a 16:9 aspect. Acer also claims that their new product will use 30% less energy.
Coming down to storage and memory options, TravelMate P243 offers an extended memory slot of up to a 750 GB HDD, and 8GB of RAM. In addition, it also supports a Bluetooth 4.0, Gigabit Ethernet and USB3.0 (with power-off charging) connectivity, as well as Acer’s SignalUp wireless technology.
Furthermore, Acer TravelMate P243 is equipped with spill-resistant FineTouch keyboard. It also has a multi-gesture touchpad. Priced at Rs. 35,000 this new product from the company is a perfect blend of effective manageability with truly reliable security features.
Mr. S. Rajendran, Chief Marketing Officer, Acer India, spoke on the launch of the Acer TM P243: “Machine specs, astounding visual graphics with multimedia capabilities, modern software solutions etc are a given in this era. We have consciously made an effort to redesign the entire range of Acer products keeping in mind the key aspects that are important for the SMB segments such as Security and Durability. The TravelMate P243 boasts of Acer’s own dynamic security technology solution that takes care of Data Protection. At the same time, we also believe that the TM P243 is one of the sturdiest notebooks in the market.”
Special attention has been paid to the security features while designing the laptop. Its security features include pre-boot authentication (PBA) with BIOS/HDD password that will play an important part protecting the laptop. Another interesting feature is Personal Secure Drive (PSD) which allows the user to store files in an encrypted format. This means that even if the laptop is stolen or if someone tries to access it through unethical ways the data cannot be accessed. In addition to all this Acer also offers another layer of security which is the Backup/eRecovery Manager to backup all valuable data and media library.