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This is a compatibility guide to running Linux with the Asus K40AB laptop.
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For full specifications see the Asus K40AB specifications page.
|Processor||AMD Turion 64 X2 Dual-Core Mobile Technology Processor ZM84
AMD Turion X2 Dual-Core Mobile Processor RM74
|Screen||14” HD (1366×768) Color-Shine (Glare-type)|
|Graphics||ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4570|
|RAM||Up to 4GB|
|HDD||250GB to 320GB|
|Optical Drive||DVD Super Multi|
|Graphics||Works||Works fine with opensource drivers, with fglrx driver splash resolution breaks, otherwise operate normally|
|Sound||Partial||Does not turn off speakers when headphones are connected. After removing pulseaudio connection of headphones disables the speakers normally. Microphone does not work at all.|
|Webcam||Partial||Image is upside down|
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