AC Adapter in Acer® TravelMate
Acer TravelMate laptop is fitted with powerful and advanced hardware components which can offer blazing fast performance for the users like hardcore gamers or photo editing professionals. The laptop features processing power of a high performance desktop computer compacted into a stylishly thin casing and come with lots of versatile features that are guaranteed to benefit every type of users. Its lightweight body and excellent battery backup proves it to be a perfect choice for those who require extreme mobility. Despite such great features, you may face issues with the AC adapter in Acer TravelMate Laptop. Such issues can occur due to improper voltage settings or a faulty wall outlet.
- Proper grounding
- Voltage settings
- Faulty adapter pin
Acer TravelMate laptop is supplied with an AC adapter that is needed to convert AC power supply into DC. The AC adapter must be plugged into a well grounded power outlet only, otherwise it may damage the adapter and the laptop will not be able to get proper power supply. So, you should take care while connecting the adapter to power outlets. Connecting the adapter to a properly grounded outlet will solve overheating and other issues.
The adapter supplied with Acer TravelMate laptop will be having a definite voltage rating or a range within which it should be operated. These ratings may be different at different parts of the world or even within the country. So, you should make sure that the laptop’s adapter is connected to a power source within the range specified on the adapter or should make use of some converters to change it to the specified voltage.
A faulty pin or damage in the power cable of the adapter can cause issues like power failure or overheating of the laptop and the adapter. These issues can damage the adapter and the system. So, you must replace the adapter with a new one to prevent system hardware failure.