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Asus ZenBook UX21A


This is a template for a future compatibility guide to running Linux with the Asus ZenBook UX21A laptop. If you have the Asus ZenBook UX21A and are running Linux on it please consider editing this page or adding a comment below with your compatibility details. By contributing you will help other people running this laptop or trying to make a decision on whether to buy it or not.

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For full specifications see the Asus ZenBook UX21A specifications page.

NameAsus ZenBook UX21A
ProcessorIntel Core i7 3517U Processor
Intel Core i5 3317U Processor
Screen11.6“ 1366×768 or 1920×1080 Widescreen
RAMUp to 4GB
HDDUp to 256GB
Optical DriveNone
GraphicsIntel HD Graphics 4000
NetworkNo Ethernet
802.11 ab/g/n

Linux Compatibility

ProcessorNot Tested
ScreenNot Tested
HDDNot Tested
Graphics ChipNot Tested
VGA OutNot Tested
HDMI OutNot Tested
SoundNot Tested
Bulti-in MicrophoneNot Tested
Headphone JackNot Tested
Microphone JackNot Tested
WirelessNot Tested
BluetoothNot Tested
USBNot Tested
WebcamNot Tested
Touch PadNot Tested
Suspend/ResumeNot Tested


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Karl Napf, 2013/03/30 21:02

Screen brightness control does not work out of the box. It can be fixed, but that requires patching the ACPI tables and is not for the faint of heart.

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