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This is a compatibility guide to running Linux with the Asus A72F laptop.
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|Processor||Intel® Core™ i5 Processor 520M/430M : 2.4 GHz - 2.26 GHz, with Turbo Boost up to 2.93/2.53 GHz;
Intel® Core™ i3 Processor 350M/330M : 2.26 GHz - 2.13 GHz,
|Screen||17.3“ 1600×900 Widescreen|
|RAM||Up to 8GB|
|HDD||250GB to 640GB|
|Graphics||Intel® GMA HD|
|Card Reader||Not Tested|
Installed Fedora 16 on this laptopp. All hardware was recognized straight away.
Works almost perfect. Only issues I could not solve so far:
a.) the notebook does not come back after suspend to disk.
b.) sometimes its takes up to 2 minutes until all WLAN accespoints are recognized.
Both points mentioned above might be a Fedora 16 issue (which was just released two days before I installed) rather than related to the notebook.