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This is a compatibility guide to running Linux with the Asus K52N laptop.
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|Processor||AMD Phenom™ II Quad-Core Processor P920 1.6GHZ/2M
AMD Phenom™ II Triple-Core Processor N830, 2.1 GHz
AMD Turion™ 64 X2 Dual-Core Mobile Technology Processor P520, 2.3 GHz
AMD Athlon™ II Dual-Core processor P320, 2.1 GHz
AMD V Series processor V120, 2.2 GHz
|Screen||15.6” (1366×768) Widescreen|
|RAM||Up to 8GB|
|HDD||250GB to 640GB|
|Graphics||ATI Mobility™ Radeon® HD 4250|
802.11 b/g/n or 802.11b/g
|Webcam||Works||Needs a recent Linux distribution for camera to work|
I believe proper support for the webcam was added in kernel 3.0, so any Linux distribution which uses that or newer should work
Doesn't seem to work, it doesn't go to sleep fully and then just freezes.
The Asus K52N is let down by the suspend/resume issue.