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Acer Aspire 5553G


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For full specifications see the Acer Aspire 5553G specifications page.

NameAcer Aspire 5553G
ProcessorAMD Phenom™ II quad-core mobile processor N930 (2 MB L2 cache, 2 GHz, 1333 MHz FSB, 35 W)
AMD Phenom™ II triple-core mobile processor N830 (1.5 MB L2 cache, 2.10 GHz, 1333 MHz FSB, 35 W)
AMD Turion™ II dual-core mobile processor P520/N530 (2 MB L2 cache, 2.30/2.50 GHz, 1066 MHz FSB, 25/35 W)
AMD Athlon™ II dual-core processor P320/N330 (1 MB L2 cache, 2.10/2.30 GHz, 1066 MHz FSB, 25/35 W)
Screen15.6“ (1366×768) Widescreen
RAMUp to 12GB
HDDup to 750GB
Optical DriveDVD+-RW
GraphicsATI Mobility Radeon™ HD 5470
ATI Mobility Radeon™ HD 5650
Network10/100/1000 Ethernet
Acer InviLink™ Nplify™ 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™
Acer InviLink™ 802.11b/g Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™

Linux Compatibility

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Card ReaderNot Tested
WebcamNot Tested


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Cattoor Bjorn, 2012/10/10 13:53

There are no valid drivers for the video card created by ati, you need to use the drivers provided by Ubuntu them self (and those fail, ea not supporting max screen resolution when u plug in a secondary screen …)

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