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Samsung R519


This is a template for a future guide to running Linux with the Samsung R519 laptop. If you have the Samsung R519 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.

This page is just for discussing using Linux on the Samsung R519. For a general discussion about this laptop you can visit the Samsung R519 page on LapWik.

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For full specifications see the Samsung R519 specifications page.

NameSamsung R519
ProcessorIntel Pentium Dual Core Processor T4200/T3400: 2.16 GHz - 2.0 GHz, 800MHz/667MHz FSB, 1MB On-Die L2 Cache
Screen15.6“ WXGA (1366×768)
GraphicsIntel GMA X4500M
RAMUp to 4GB
HDD160GB to 500GB - 5400rpm
Optical DriveDVD Super Multi
802.11 b/g

Linux Compatibility

ProcessorNot Tested
ScreenNot Tested
HDDNot Tested
Optical DriveNot Tested
GraphicsNot Tested
Soundworks out of the box
EthernetNot Tested
Wirelessworks out of the box
USBNot Tested
Card ReaderNot Tested
WebcamNot Tested


You can enter any specific notes with running Linux on the Samsung R519 here.



James, 2014/12/29 22:08

thanks for the article.

nino, 2011/04/26 04:02

Wireless cand merge cand nu merge si an rest este ok

Boneoss, 2010/02/02 22:12

Wireless does not work out of the box. Graphics 1366 X 768 intel graphics driver not supported. Ethernet not supported on some distros.

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