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For full specifications see the Asus K53SJ specifications page.
|Processor||Intel® Core™ i7 2630QM
Intel® Core™ i5 2410M
Intel® Core™ i3 2310M
|Screen||15.6“ (1366×768) Widescreen|
|RAM||Up to 8GB|
|HDD||up to 750GB|
|Graphics||NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 520M|
802.11 b/g/n or 802.11 b/g
|Graphics||Works||Fully supported with recent Linux distributions|
|Card Reader||Works||Use a new Linux distribution for full compatibility|
|Touchpad||Works||Use a new Linux distribution for full compatibility|
Proper support was only added in Linux kernel 3.1 or greater. Use a Linux distribution with at least this kernel for best results.
No issues at all with the Asus K53SJ, works great.