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HP Pavilion dv6-7000 series


This is a template for a future compatibility guide to running Linux with the HP Pavilion dv6-7000 series laptop. If you have the HP Pavilion dv6-7000 series 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 HP Pavilion dv6-7000 series specifications page.

NameHP Pavilion dv6-7000 series
ProcessorIntel Core i5-2450M 2.5 GHz
Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3 GHz
RAMUp to 8 GB
HDD640 GB-1TB (5400 rpm)
Optical DriveSuperMulti DVD Burner
GraphicsNVIDIA GeForce GT 630M
Network10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet
802.11 b/g/n

Linux Compatibility

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Graphics ChipNot Tested
VGA OutNot Tested
HDMI OutNot Tested
Optical DriveNot Tested
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MicrophoneNot Tested
Headphone PortNot Tested
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EthernetNot Tested
WirelessNot Tested
BluetoothNot Tested
USBNot Tested
Card ReaderNot Tested
WebcamNot Tested
KeyboardNot Tested
TouchPadNot Tested
Fingerprint ReaderNot Tested
Suspend/ResumeNot Tested


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Bill Gates, 2013/11/09 13:21

Fedora 19 runs like a champ. I do have to restart gdm sometimes however after waking it up from suspend to ram.

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