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For full specifications see the Acer Aspire 5733Z specifications page.
|Name||Acer Aspire 5733Z|
|Processor||Intel® Pentium® processor P6200/P6300 (3 MB L3 cache, 2.13/2.27 GHz, DDR3 1066 MHz, 35 W)|
|Screen||15.6“ (1366×768) Widescreen|
|RAM||Up to 8GB|
|HDD||up to 750GB|
|Graphics||Intel® HD Graphics|
Acer InviLink™ Nplify™ 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™
|Processor||Ok||boot options: noapic nolapic|
|Screen||Ok||boot option acpi_backlight=vendor for brightness control|
|Optical Drive||Ok||Works fine|
|Graphics||Ok||open source driver i915 - haven't tested 3D games|
|Ethernet||Ok||Works fine - tg3 driver|
|Card Reader||Ok||automount as USB storage|
|Webcam||Ok||Works fine with Skype and Cheese|
You can enter any specific notes with running Linux on the Acer Aspire 5733Z here.
Some odd errors with Sleep/Resume and Pulse.
You can enter a summary of how well the Acer Aspire 5733Z works with Linux here.