Why do you need Ethernet card in your Acer® TravelMate® laptop?

Acer® TravelMate® is the new laptop from Acer® with Intel® Core™ Duo processor T2300 with 2-MB L2 Cache, 1.66 GHz speed and 667MHz FSB. The laptop is provided with 512 MB DDR2 RAM with 60GB hard disk drive and a DVD+CDRW optical disk. The laptop has a 14 inch widescreen LCD screen with 1280×800 pixel resolution, 16.7 million colors and 16:10 aspect ratio. The laptop is provided with 2 built-in speakers supporting Sound Blaster and MS-Sound Compatible audio output to provide high-quality audio. The laptop is also provided with a built-in microphone. The laptop uses an integrated 10/100 Mbps Gigabit Ethernet card to work with. The Ethernet card is inserted into slots on the computer’s motherboard. An Ethernet card provides an interface between a laptop and network. The card uses radio waves to transmit data. If your laptop is provided with multiple Ethernet cards, you can access multiple networks. For better performance of Ethernet card, the laptop needs minimum system requirements. The operating system must be Microsoft® Windows® 2000 or above. The card needs a good Ethernet connection and processor with speed greater than 800 MHZ.

The benefits of using Acer® TravelMate® Ethernet card are:

  • Fast Ethernet connection
  • Sharing of files
  • Sharing of resources

Fast Ethernet connection

The Ethernet card is used to connect your laptop to other laptops through a network. The card provides a High-Speed Ethernet Connection. Ethernet card supports all popular network and higher-level protocols. The Gigabit Ethernet card used with Acer® TravelMate® gives up to 1000 Mbps speed.

Sharing of files

The Ethernet card provides your laptop with easy file sharing. You can share files between 2 laptops if both are connected with Ethernet. You can share the files to many places like computer technicians, corporate executives, colleges or students. You can share files like documents, games, or other data between many laptops.

Sharing of resources

The Ethernet card allows you to share resources. While you are travelling, you might not have a resource like printer with you. In such situations you can connect your laptop to another laptop having printer with it. Thus you can use the printer of another laptop. This technology allows you to access resources from a remote area.