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Asus G70S


This is a template for a future guide to running Linux with the Asus G70S laptop. If you have the Asus G70S 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 Asus G70S specifications page.

NameAsus G70S
ProcessorIntel Core 2 Duo
Screen17“ WXGA+ or WUXGA Widescreen
HDD2 x 200GB to 500GB
Optical DriveDVD+-RW or Blu-ray
GraphicsNVIDIA Geforce 8700M
NetworkEthernet, Intel 3945ABG 802.11abgn or Intel 4965AGN 802.11abgn, Bluetooth

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