The laptop for travellers: TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir – Core i5-10210U from Acer

As an introduction to this analysis

Latest release in the range Acer, we’ve been running tests on TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir…The overall quality of a model depends on the use you make of it.To help you, we have tested this model according to several parameters.
In short, depending on your needs you will see if this model suits you.

TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir enough for internet use?

We can consider that for certain uses, such as surfing the web, it is not necessary to buy a high-powered model. With this TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir, the company wanted to design a very basic model. Even if the material is not of a very high quality, with plastic materials (at the level of the hull), the components and the internal circuits of the machine are still designed by Acer; a manufacturer who has been offering laptops for several years already. In other words, don’t expect to keep it for more than 3 years.
This model is a mid-range model with a screen size of 14 inches. Easy to take along from time to time. The processor chosen for this model is a Core i5-10210U. Acer basic idea that you’re not going to put too much strain on that laptop. Contrary to a video editing style use that requires computing power, this model is correct for surfing the internet; a use that does not require too much computing power. The 8 Gb of RAM available on this TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir is correct, equivalent to other products in the same price range. It’s up to you to add more on the additional pitches provided if your needs arise.
This is one of the smallest available disk space among the laptops of the moment. With only 256 Gb, Acer considers that you won’t need to store too many files locally, and that you’ll rather do it on a public cloud. And if really this point was blocking for you, you can always buy an external hard drive and plug it into the usb port.
In conclusion, for a web use, know that this model has an autonomy of 7 hours. This is one of the most important laptops on the market at the moment compared to other laptops. Incidentally, you will have all the more pleasure to use it for a long time because of its very pleasant screen.

The TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir- the right model for streaming and videos ?

This TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir is a sensible option for anyone who will use it for watching movies and listening to music. Not the best, however it is one of the models existing in a tight price range.
Through all the available laptops, you will know if, despite an average score, it corresponds to your needs.
Acer decided to make this laptop a very versatile product. This diagonal of 14 inches and a resolution of 1920×1080, is a good compromise. The rendered image is well detailed, with a bright and vivid rendering. In the end, a homogeneous product that allows you to watch films and, with its 1.6 kg,it will be easy to take on the move.
The glossy screen option is not possible on this model; it would have made the display easier to read. The effect is of lower quality in environments with intermediate or even low light levels – often corresponding to the conditions in which a film is viewed. It will be more delicate to perfectly distinguish the images without getting tired.
Therefore, when used in daylight conditions, you will appreciate the lack of this feature, as the light induces reflections, making it difficult to view.
As far as sound is concerned, the card equipment and speakers have been integrated into this TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir. We tested it with movies and music at maximum volume. Despite good quality, you won’t get the same sound level as with a decent set of external speakers. In short, it is relevant here to consider buying additional speakers if you are very sensitive to the quality of this function.
The processor installed on this model is a Core i5-10210U sufficient one for audio and video. Although it is in the middle of the range, this processor will be able to evolve according to your future needs, and in the immediate future will allow a good compatibility with all your peripherals. You won’t have to worry about launching your audio and video applications.
You will do what you want for the applications, as it is not Acer installed by default. Only the operating system is installed. This is a Windows 10 Pro on which you can install the software you need. Clearly, to watch movies, nothing more.
Equipped with the Intel UHD Graphics 620 graphic card, and with 8 Gb of RAM, you will be able to see your movies and even do photo editing if needed. This will obviously be a bit light if you want to do 3D imaging, but will suit your needs.
Regarding the connectivity part, Acer has made efforts with available 4 ports. It’s better than the competition. Speakers, a mouse (wired), an external hard drive and an output to a pocket projector when on business trip or when you travel.
Either it’s something you’re going to use while travelling or on the go, or you’re between your office and the living room.Acer promises 7hours of battery life; it’s the best on the market right now.Enjoy streaming, locally or on your Netflix session, or any other streaming platform.

TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir the right choice for travelling connected ?

The main interest of the laptop, is how easy it can be taken away. So we put this test to the TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir. Is it made to be taken on trips, packed in your luggage ? Will it be designed for your home-to-work transfers? Should you only consider it for weekend trips with your family? Or should this use be confined to going from the living room to your kitchen.
However, we were able to discover through his overall score, that it is among the best for the travel aspect.
It TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir weights 1.6 Kg which makes it a computer in the average of its category. It’s still an easy-to-handle computer, even if it’s not an ultrabook. On your lap, this laptop holds well, and the size of the screen and the base remain acceptable. The explanation mainly comes down to the size of the screen: 14inches.
No backlit keyboard on this TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir. Not really necessary.
Finally, the absence of a glossy slab does not compromise image quality. This laptop displays deep and vivid colors.
This model offers a pleasant user comfort. Good image definition and a matt anti-reflective tile that you’ll appreciate when you’re outdoors, with no sun glare.
By equipping this model with a processorCore i5-10210U, the manufacturer is on a par with most of its competitors; it is in the average range and it allows a contained power consumption.
However,you’ll have to decrease the manufacturer’s data concerning the autonomy figures given for this TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir. This is an estimate for average current use; you can consider that the actual range will be around 75%.
Regarding the autonomy of this laptop, you will have 7 hours before having to reconnect; that is to say one of the best csore on the market.
Because of its probable use for travel, this laptop was thought to be thin and light with a SSD hard drive of 1 256 Gb. The main advantage of this type of hard drive is that it contains fewer moving parts and is faster than standard drives.With no moving mechanical parts, there is less risk of brittleness and produced heat .For those who will need more space, this TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir will require the purchase of an external drive, as a permanent home for photos, music and your movie collection.
Even if a portable laptop stays at the hotel 80% of the time, it is relevant to have a screen that is not too big so as not to be disturbed, but big enough to enjoy the image. Because of its size, 14 inches this laptop represents a good compromise.
At the connector level, this model provides 4 inputs. That makes it one of the best equipped models on the market.
With the bluetooth functionality of this model you can also simply connect with your loved ones’ devices.
Taking all this into account, we can say that it will be useful for you on holiday.

TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir the right choice for audio or video editing ?

If you’re serious about editing and creating music, then you pay a lot of attention to processor speed and memory. Clearly, this TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noircorresponds perfectly to the need related to this use. With these components, Acer puts at your disposal a laptop whose computing speed has been improved since the last generation. The parallel processing of tasks with Windows 10 Pro are perfectly suited for audio or video editing.
In the event of occasional audio-visual use, the processor Core i5-10210U of this laptop is within the market average. Having 8 Gb of RAM, the rendering speed is sufficient for image processing. All the applications you’ll need to get started are available. If you decide to install pro applications, you may need to add more memory or you may experience performance degradation.
The designers of Acer have chosen a single disk, an SSD, for this laptop. However, for audiovisual use, we would have preferred a dual-disk system: a large-capacity hard disk for backup, and an SSD for speed of execution. The TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir has only got one, with total 256 Gb storage for your movies and music. It’s a product that provides enough space to save all your audio and video creations.
The pleasure of working on a computer without being a slave to the electrical connection. With 7 hours in calculation mode only on battery, you will be able to work in nomadic mode on your audio or video editing. This is the best on the market today.
On the connection side, the TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noiri s equipped with USB 3 technology. An interesting format for transfers when you want to move your large audio-video files. With a throughput about 10 times faster than the previous standard (USB 2.0), you will be able to easily transfer all your video and audio files.
By choosing this TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir, know that you will be well beyond what most laptops offer. And much more if you finally decide to use it only for word processing or web browsing, instead of audio video editing. And at a price that is well ranked.
This is a good product to start doing audio-visual editing. 

TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir the right choice to play online?

Laptops, thanks to the rise in performance of processors and graphics cards, allow some people to gamble. And this TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir is one of the average laptops you can play with. On the other hand, if you have to go through several hours, these same components will seem weak.
As far as image resolution is concerned, it is important that it is high in order to obtain a good rendering. On this computer, it’s a resolution of 1920×1080, nothing better at the moment
The graphics Intel UHD Graphics 620 card and processor Core i5-10210U will be sufficient to fill your screen. Of course, there are much better ones, but with the processor Core i5-10210U’s computing power, the image recreated in terms of colorimetry and fluidity are of good quality.
The most demanding will prefer a processor and graphics chip of the latest generation, but for the majority, Acer has chosen the features resulting in good playability on most games currently available.
With an average score on the GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) ranking, this laptop allows you to try some games. A good compromise that justifies the choice of this model.
Besides the amount of storage space is clearly insufficient.He’s one of the worst of the moment, with only 256 Gb.
The Wi-Fi technology of this model has wifi with 5GHz band, which facilitates online gaming. Interesting when you can play outside with full broadband.
As far as space requirements are concerned, this computer weighs 1.6 Kg and is 14 inches sized; it is in the average range of other laptops.
It has an autonomy of 7 hours, more than many others.
In conclusion, it TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir is good when used for local games or online games, although other competing models may be preferred in the same price range. And if necessary, you can use it for internet browsing and e-mail.

TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir the right choice for office automation ?

Like the majority of its competitors, Acer has designed TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir for office automation. With this product, the manufacturer brings a quality computer to the market.
Customary of this OS, Acer has chosen as usual. It’s Windows 10 Pro, last generation.
Not all basic office applications may be available on this model. You will have to download the applications you need, which implyies for some software a slight increase in the overall cost.
Neither too heavy nor too light. Its weight of 1.6 Kg is not too high for a mobile computer.
No numeric keypad comes standard on this model. As soon as you’ll have to do calculations on a spreadsheet, it will be less simple.
We gave it the lamp test, positioned next to the screen, and it was found to be sufficiently matt to avoid the reflection phenomenon. With less or no glare, this screen will also stay cleaner for longer.an advantage when working on the screen several hours.
Under normal conditions of use, i.e. during the day, you will have no difficulty with the absence of a backlit keyboard.
With only 256 Gb this model is one of the smaller models. If you’re working on shared documents in the cloud, such as Office365 or Google drive, no problem.
In the end, this TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir is a good compromise. Well placed in terms of price, it will meet your needs for office use.

Finally, the TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir….

Almost impossible for a laptop to be good everywhere, but on the other hand it is possible to obtain a average result. With the TravelMate P2 P214-52-53KG Noir you can be sure to have an efficient laptop, compared to competitors.
This model does not seem relevant to us for :
– web browsing
You can still, at the very least, use it to:
– listening to music and watching videos
– playing video games
– office tasks
In summary, we advise this model for :
– travel use
– making audio and video editing