Acer TravelMate 290 series Specs

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Acer TravelMate 290 series

Part Number: LX.T3505.061

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Platform Technology
    Intel Centrino
  • Recommended Use
    education, home use, small business
  • Operating System
    Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
  • Wireless capabilities
    802.11b
  • Notebook type
    Thin-and-light (4-6 lbs.)
  • Manufacturer
    Acer

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    Intel Pentium M 1.3 GHz
  • Cache
    L2 - 1 MB
  • Data Bus Speed
    400 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Intel 855GM

Cache Memory

  • Type
    L2 cache
  • Installed Size
    1 MB

RAM

  • Memory Speed
    266 MHz
  • Memory Specification Compliance
    PC2100
  • Technology
    DDR SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    128 MB
  • Rated Memory Speed
    266 MHz

Memory

  • Max Supported Size
    1 GB
  • Technology
    DDR SDRAM
  • Speed
    266 MHz / PC2100 - 266 MHz
  • Slots Qty
    2
  • Empty Slots
    1

Storage

  • Optical Drive
    CD-ROM removable
  • Type
    none
  • Read Speed
    24x
  • Type
    portable

Display

  • Resolution
    1024 x 768 (XGA)
  • Widescreen Display
    No
  • Color Support
    24-bit (16.7 million colors)
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    35.8 cm
  • Display Resolution Abbreviation
    XGA

Audio & Video

  • Graphics Processor
    Intel Extreme Graphics 2
  • Memory Allocation Technology
    shared video memory (UMA)
  • Sound
    Stereo speakers, microphone

Hard Drive

  • Type
    HDD
  • Installed Qty
    1
  • Capacity
    20 GB

Input

  • Type
    4-way scroll button, keyboard, touchpad

Communications

  • Wireless Protocol
    802.11b
  • Wired Protocol
    10/100 Ethernet

Optical Storage

  • Drive Type
    CD-ROM
  • Type
    CD-ROM
  • Form Factor
    removable

Processor

  • CPU Type
    Pentium M
  • Manufacturer
    Intel
  • Clock Speed
    1.3 GHz

Floppy Drive

  • Type
    none

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Run Time (Up To)
    2.5 sec

AC Adapter

  • Output
    65 Watt

Connections & Expansion

  • Expansion Bays
    1 x front accessible
  • Slots
    2 x memory (1 free)
    1 x CardBus (1 free)
  • Interfaces
    3 x USB 2.0 4 pin USB Type A
    1 x parallel - IEEE 1284 (EPP/ECP) - 25 pin D-Sub (DB-25)
    1 x modem - phone line - RJ-11
    1 x network - Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX - RJ-45
    1 x display / video - S-video output
    1 x display / video - VGA - 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15)
    1 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire)
    1 x audio - line-out/headphones - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm
    1 x audio - line-in/microphone - mini-phone mono 3.5 mm
    1 x infrared IrDA

Header

  • Brand
    Acer
  • Product Line
    Acer TravelMate
  • Model
    290Xi
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Networking

  • Max Transfer Rate
    56 Kbps
  • Data Link Protocol
    Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b
  • Wireless LAN Supported
    Yes

System

  • Platform Technology
    Intel Centrino
  • Notebook Type
    notebook
  • Platform
    Windows
  • Hard Drive Capacity
    20 GB

Monitor

  • Diagonal Size
    14.1 in
  • Color Support
    24-bit (16.7 million colors)

Miscellaneous

  • Features
    administrator password, security lock slot (cable lock sold separately), system password, wake on LAN, wake on ring
  • Compliant Standards
    ACPI 1.0b, ACPI 2.0

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    13.1 in
  • Depth
    10.9 in
  • Height
    1.3 in

Audio Output

  • Compliant Standards
    DirectSound, Sound Blaster Pro

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Mainboard

  • Data Bus Speed
    400 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Intel 855GM

Physical Characteristics

  • Weight
    5.73 lbs

Operating System / Software

  • OS Provided: Type
    Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
  • Type
    Acer Launch Manager, Acer System Recovery, Adobe Acrobat Reader, Norton AntiVirus (OEM)

Video Output

  • Graphics Processor
    Intel Extreme Graphics 2
  • Graphics Processor Series
    Intel Extreme Graphics 2

Video Memory

  • Memory Allocation Technology
    shared video memory (UMA)

Expansion Bays

  • Total Qty
    1

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Service Included
    parts and labor
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

General

  • Manufacturer
    Acer

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