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For full specifications see the MSI VR440 specifications page.

NameMSI VR440
ProcessorIntel Pentium Dual Core Processor
Screen14.1 WGXA (1280×800)
GraphicsIntel UMA
RAMUp to 4GB
HDD160GB to 320GB
Optical DriveDVD Super Multi
Built-in 802.11b/g/n

Linux Compatibility

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Optical DriveNot Tested
GraphicsNot Tested
SoundNot Tested
EthernetNot Tested
WirelessNot Tested
BluetoothNot Tested
USBNot Tested
Card ReaderNot Tested
WebcamNot Tested


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maan81, 2011/11/24 16:45

Hi everyone,

I've tried out Ubuntu 10.04/10.10/11.04/11.10 . They all do not have graphics driver. Hence the resolution is limited 1024×768 , displaying distorted view.

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