Acer Introduces New TravelMate P6 and P2…………………….

Acer Introduces New TravelMate P6 and P2, Durable and Modern Notebooks for Mobile Professionals

 

  • The Acer TravelMate P6 and TravelMate P2 feature up to 10th Gen Intel® Core i7 processors, comply with MIL-STD 810G U.S. military grade standards and run Windows 10 Pro
  • The TravelMate P6 has been co-engineered with Intel as part of Intel’s innovation program codenamed “Project Athena” and verified for advanced mobile performance. It delivers up to 23 hours[1],[2] of battery life and excellent performance
  • Built for the modern workforce, the TravelMate P2 features high-speed connectivity, all-day battery life, and is easy to deploy and manage

Dubai, UAE (January 19, 2020) Acer announced its latest TravelMate P6 and TravelMate P2 commercial notebooks for modern, mobile, security-conscious customers. The powerful and robust 14-inch and 15-inch notebooks feature up to 10th Gen Intel® Core i7 processors, comply with MIL-STD-810G U.S. military standards and run Windows 10 Pro.

Acer TravelMate P6: For Professionals On-the-Go

The new Acer TravelMate P6 sports a premium quality magnesium-aluminum alloy chassis that is stronger and lighter than standard aluminum alloys at the same thickness. It also gives the laptop a sleek and modern aesthetic.

Weighing just 2.4 pounds (1.1 kg)[3] and measuring only 0.6 inches (16.6 mm), it’s easy to take on the road. With up to 23 hours1,2 of battery life, professionals can stay productive on transcontinental flights or work through two full days on the go without having to recharge. This high-performance notebook can also be charged up to 50% in less than 45 minutes. Certified for Microsoft Teams, the TravelMate P6 delivers crystal-clear videoconferencing via a four-mic array that picks up vocals from up to 6.5 feet away.

Co-engineered with Intel as part of Intel’s innovation program codenamed “Project Athena,” the TravelMate P6 passed rigorous testing to achieve the program’s experience targets[4] and hardware specifications, ensuring it consistently delivers the responsiveness[5], instant wake[6], and battery life5,[7],[8] that ambitious people need to focus from anywhere.

Outfitted with Windows 10 Pro, the TravelMate P6 offers powerful security features to help safeguard data: Windows Hello, the fingerprint reader on the power button, and the IR webcam that leverages biometric facial recognition. When the webcam is idle, the camera shutter can be physically closed for additional security. An integrated Trusted Platform Module (TPM) 2.0 chip delivers hardware-based protection for passwords and encryption keys. The pre-loaded Acer ProShield includes a suite of security and management tools that help safeguard sensitive data, while Acer Office Management lets IT professionals deploy security policies and monitor assets from one interface.

Acer TravelMate P2: A Versatile Device for the Modern Workforce

The Acer TravelMate P2 is a response to an ever diversifying and modernizing world, where employees are expected to wear several hats and work in a variety of locations.

The Acer TravelMate P2 is built with connectivity at the forefront, making it a reliable and pain-free choice for mobile workers. Intel Wireless Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) technology ensures users have a smoother wireless experience with up to three times faster[9] speeds than standard Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac). The Nano SIM and/or eSIM-enabled 4G LTE saves users the hassle of finding a local data plan if Wi-Fi isn’t available. The TravelMate P2 has up to 13 hours of battery life1,[10] and a MIL-STD-810G compliant, impact-resistant chassis, allowing users to work uninterrupted for the whole day in a wide range of work environments.

A TPM 2.0 module ensures secure authentication and safeguards company data, while additional security features, such as the fingerprint reader and Windows Hello gives users easy yet more secure access via fingerprint or face recognition. With up to 10th Gen Intel Core i7 processors and an optional NVIDIA GeForce MX230 GPU for powerful computing and graphics performance, The TravelMate P2 comes with a full range of ports such as VGA, HDMI and USB Type-C, while available ports can be easily expanded through a Acer USB Type-C Dock.

Pricing & Availability

The TravelMate P6 will be available in EMEA in February starting at EUR 1,099.

The TravelMate P2 will be available in EMEA in January starting at EUR 599.

Exact specifications, prices, and availability will vary by region. To learn more about availability, product specifications and prices in specific markets, please contact your nearest Acer office via www.acer.com.

About Acer

Established in 1976, Acer is a hardware + software + services company dedicated to the research, design, marketing, sale, and support of innovative products that enhance people’s lives. Acer’s product offerings include PCs, displays, projectors, servers, tablets, smartphones and wearables. It is also developing cloud solutions to bring together the Internet of Things. Acer celebrated its 40th anniversary in 2016 and is one of the world’s top 5 PC companies. It employs 7,000 people worldwide and has a presence in over 160 countries. Please visit http://www.acer.com for more information.

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[1] Listed battery life is based on MobileMark 2014® productivity mode testing with wireless on. Details of MobileMark 2014 testing are available at http://www.bapco.com. Battery life rating is for comparison purposes only. Actual battery life varies by model, configuration, application, power management settings, operating conditions, and features used. A battery’s maximum capacity decreases with time and use.

[2] Up to 23 hours for 4-cell model, and up to 18 hours for 3-cell model

[3] 1.1 kg for 3-cell model, 1.164kg for 4-cell model

  • and 4 hours’ battery charged in less than 30 minutes8

[5] Testing as of 30 September 2019. For systems with FHD displays. Simulated to replicate typical scenario on wireless web browsing workload: shipped HW/SW configuration running multiple background applications and open web pages; on 802.11 wireless Internet connection, DC battery power, and 250nit screen brightness

[6] From button press, lid open, or voice, to display on and ready for authentication

[7] Testing as of 30 September 2019. For systems with FHD displays. Simulated to replicate in-transit local video FHD playback scenario: 150nit screen brightness, in airplane mode

[9]  802.11ax 2×2 160MHz enables 2402Mbps max theoretical data rates, 3X faster than 802.11ac 2×2 80MHz (867Mbps) as documented in IEEE 802.11 wireless standard spec and require the use of similarly configured 802.11ax wireless network routers

[10] Up to 13 hours for 14-inch model, and up to 12 hours for 15-inch model

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