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HP 255 G4


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For full specifications see the HP 255 G4 specifications page.

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NameHP 255 G4
Screen15.6 in diagonal HD* SVA anti-glare flat LED-backlit (1366 x 768)
RAMUp to 8 GB
HDD00 GB 5400 rpm SATA Hard Drive
750 GB 5400 rpm SATA Hard Drive
1 TB 5400 rpm SATA Hard Drive
500 GB 7200 rpm SATA Hard Drive
Optical Drive

Broadcom 802.11b/g/n (1×1)
Realtek 802.11b/g/n (1×1)|

Linux Compatibility

ProcessorNot Tested
ScreenNot Tested
HDDNot Tested
Graphics ChipNot Tested
VGA OutNot Tested
DVI OutNot Tested
HDMI OutNot Tested
Display PortNot Tested
Optical DriveNot Tested
SoundNot Tested
MicrophoneNot Tested
Headphone PortNot Tested
Microphone-In PortNot Tested
Line-In PortNot Tested
SPDIFInNot Tested
SPDIFOutNot Tested
EthernetNot Tested
WirelessNot Tested
BluetoothNot Tested
WWANNot Tested
UWBNot Tested
ModemNot Tested
USBNot Tested
FirewireNot Tested
PCMCIANot Tested
Express CardNot Tested
Card ReaderNot Tested
WebcamNot Tested
ESATA PortNot Tested
Serial PortNot Tested
Parallel PortNot Tested
IRNot Tested
TV OutNot Tested
TV TunerNot Tested
KeyboardNot Tested
TouchPadNot Tested
TrackportNot Tested
Docking StationNot Tested
Fingerprint ReaderNot Tested
SmartCard InterfaceNot Tested
GPSNot Tested
Suspend/ResumeNot Tested


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